Extension activities (Farms) of IIIM in Mandvi (Gujarat) 

Village: Padampur(Click to View Photo Gallery)
Tehsil: Mandvi.

District: Kutch.

State: Gujrat.

Soil: Sodic soil having pH 9.0 to 9.5 Black in colour Saline water having > 2800 TDS (Total Dissolved Salts)

Crop/plantation age:  1st year plantation .Planted on June 2012

Area: 2acres (RRL-CN-5 aromatic grass .Probable expansion to cover 5 acres)

Farmer details:Patel Bharat Shamji.

Awards/Honours:  Samman Patra from 

  • ATMA Gujrat on the ocassion of Krishi Mela held in 2013 as “pragatisheel farmer” and

  • in Krishi Mahotsav, 2013 (rs 50,000/- cash award apart from momento) Issued by Collector, Bhuj  (Kutch)