CIH CONDUCTS TRAINERS’ TRAINING ON GARDENER
Central Institute of Horticulture, Nagaland conducted a 5 days gardeners training for the staffs of Sainik School, Punglwa, Peren District. The training was conducted at the institute from 7th to 11th December 2020. The objective of the programme was to provide basic technical guidance on various technologies related to gardening.
Technical officers of the Institute provided training through slide presentations as well as practical demonstrations and field visits.
The training was conducted on topics such as; gardening and landscaping, media & bed preparation, potting methods, maintenance of seasonal flowers and ornamental plants, nursery management and basic propagation techniques. Practical demonstration was conducted on propagation methods such as grafting and budding, and steps in preparation and production of compost units and vermicompost.
Each training session was followed by brain storming and interaction session between the technical expert and the participants. Dr. N.K Palte, Addl. Commissioner DAC&FW & Director in charge CIH, also interacted with the participants virtually during the programme. A total of 9 participants attended the training programme.