Speakers at a function on Tuesday underscored the need for producing and preserving quality seed of valuable agri crops in farmers' level to get desired output. They said these while addressing a day-long farmers' training on 'Seed Production and Preservation' at the hall room of Bhatgram Federation of Sadullapur upazila in the district.
RDRS Bangladesh, a non-government organization, arranged the training under Accelerated Genetics Gains in RICE (AGGRI) Project in cooperation with International Rice Research Institute (IRRI). District seed certification officer of Seed Certification Agency agriculturist Showkat Osman addressed the function as the chief guest and sub assistant agriculture officer M Nazmul Hossain was present as the special guest while chairman of Bhatgram Federation Md Reza Miah presided over it. RDRS Bangladesh briefed the farmers about the importance and significance of seed production and preservation in farmers' level elaborately. Agriculturist Showkat Osman narrated the positive impacts and technologies of seed production and preservation at farmers' level.