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KHOUR: Deptt of Horticulture, Block Khour under the directions of Director Horticulture Jammu Ram Savak organized one month food processing training programme for women at pallanwalla.SDM Khour Anil Thakur was the chief guest at the training programme.
Speaking on the occasion SDM Khour emphasized on women trainees to take full benefit of such training programmes so as to become self reliant by forming self help groups and can generate income resources from their houses only. He also appreciated the efforts of the horticulture department for organizing such training programmes at far flung border areas of the Khour block.
During the programme the MCC jammu Uttam Lal awared the women trainees about different procedures to be adopted for the processing of fruits and vegetables during the one month training to convert it into value added products like jam,pickle,preserve, candy, sauces etc.Sarpanch Pallanwalla Geeta Devi also appealed women farmers to come forward for availing benefits from the department in setting up of small scale processing units.Present on the occasion were EO Khour and HDO Khour.