On the occasion of Golden Jubilee Year of IFFCO, a farmers' and cooperative conference was organized at a Marriage hall located in Vansi Bazar on Sunday. In this, veterans belonging to the farmering and cooperative sector were honored. Chief guest, Railway Minister of State and Communication Manoj Sinha said that farmers can increase their income by planting neem plant. An ordinary farmer can earn thirty to forty thousand rupees in one year by putting neem plants. Neem's advanced plants, will be distributed by IFFCO, and they will become trees in five years. IFFCO will buy Neem fruits (nimboli) , and will make neem-coated urea from them. Neem tree has an important place in medicine and environmental protection along with economic benefits. The target of planting one lakh neem tree in the district has been given which has started. Uday Shankar Awasthi, Managing Director, IFFCO said that IFFCO has launched a market-in-portal for farmers. Through this the farmers can get any information related to agriculture. Through the portal, farmers can know the market value of agricultural products sell their products and buy as well. 1 crore 7 lakh farmers have been added to this portal. The farmers also share technology and information with each other. There is also a scheme for skill development of the young sons of the farmers on this portal. The function was attended by BJP District President Bhanu Pratap, Krishna Bihari Rai, Prabrunath Chauhan, Om Prakash Rai, Sunil and others.
Lucky draw was organized and green sym was given to 50 farmers present there. With this, neem plants of high quality species were distributed. Kisan Credit Card was distributed to ten farmers on behalf of Bank of Baroda. Stalls of various companies were also set up to provide information related to agriculture.Rang Bahadur Sah, Parmanand Rai, Rajesh Co, Sunil Rai, Suresh Kushwaha, Sachchidanand Co, Ajay Rai and other farmers were also honored with Angavastram and Agricultural kit.