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Dr US Gautam, ICAR, Flags Off MFOI, VVIF Kisan Bharat Yatra in KVK, Delhi

The MFOI, VVIF Kisan Bharat Yatra aims to connect with over one lakh millionaire farmers and recognize their accomplishments, fostering a sense of pride and motivation within the agricultural community.

Parvathy Pillai
MFOI, VVIF Kisan Bharat Yatra being flagged off on January 30, 2024 from KVK Ujwa
MFOI, VVIF Kisan Bharat Yatra being flagged off on January 30, 2024 from KVK Ujwa

Krishi Jagran achieved a significant milestone as it officially inaugurated the MFOI, VVIF Kisan Bharat Yatra at Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Ujwa, Delhi, on January 30, 2024. The ceremony, graced by esteemed chief guests including Dr US Gautam, Deputy Director General (Agricultural Extension), ICAR, New Delhi, Rajbir Singh, CEO, NHRDF, along with MC Dominic, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Krishi Jagran, and Shiny Dominic, Managing Director, marked the commencement of a transformative journey covering the northern states of India.

MC Dominic, in his address, underscored the essence of the MFOI initiative, emphasizing the need for recognizing and honoring farmers who play a pivotal role in the development of agriculture. He expressed the vision of MFOI to provide encouragement and appreciation to these unsung heroes, acknowledging their vital contributions.

Rajbir Singh, CEO of NHRDF, shed light on the pivotal role of technology in the progress of farming. His insights highlighted the importance of adopting modern agricultural practices for efficient farming.

Chief Guest, Dr US Gautam, DDG (Agricultural Ext.), ICAR

The chief guest, Dr US Gautam, Deputy Director General (Agricultural Extension), ICAR, New Delhi, commended the MFOI initiative and emphasized the crucial role of ICAR in benefiting farmers across the country. His endorsement added a significant note of recognition to the efforts dedicated to the welfare of farmers.

The event was further witnessed with the presentation of the MFOI Awards, sponsored by Mahindra Tractors, to commendable farmers.

MFOI, VVIF Kisan Bharat Yatra

The MFOI, VVIF Kisan Bharat Yatra is a nationwide expedition that is set to connect with over one lakh millionaire farmers, spanning 4,520 locations and covering an extensive distance of more than 26,000 kilometers. The initiative aims to recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of successful farmers, fostering a sense of pride and motivation within the agricultural community.

As each dedicated vehicle embarks on a 250-day expedition, the MFOI, VVIF Kisan Bharat Yatra becomes a symbol of unity and progress in the agricultural landscape. Krishi Jagran's commitment to highlighting the achievements of farmers and promoting advanced agricultural practices shines through in this transformative initiative. The journey promises to be a remarkable exploration of success stories, technological advancements, and the collective spirit of the farming community.

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