AITM News and Events >> Participation in Workshop at HICAST

 
Himalayan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (HICAST) in association with Japan Environmental Improvement Co. Ltd. (JEC) Kumamoto, Japan, organized one day workshop entitled ‘Application of Microbial Biotechnology in Agriculture and Environment’ on Wednesday, 10 May 2017 ( 27 Baisakh 2074). Prof. Dr. Binod Chaulagain, Directorate of Research and Training, HICAST delivered the opening speech and Dr. Ishimoto from JEC highlighted the use of biotech microbial products for increasing and good health of agriculture products.At the invitation of HICAST, Mr. Hari Krishna Saiju, Head, Department of Biotechnology, AITM and Biotechnology Students Mr. Biplu Prajapati (VII Semester) and Ms. Richa Khatiwada and Mr. Prithvi Jung Thapa (V Semester) participated in the workshop at HICAST Central Office, Bagdole, Lalitpur. The workshop was fruitful to see the use of microbial biotechnology products to enhance agriculture productivity and as well for pest control. The workshop participants were Scientists from Nepal Government, Nepal Agriculture Research Council and agriculture and biotechnology students from HICAST, Kathmandu University, Kantipur Valley College, SAAN College.
 
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