24th State Jaiva Karshaka Sangamam successfully commenced

April 25: Kerala Jaiva Karshaka Samithi (KJKS) successfully commenced its 24th State Jaiva Karshaka Sangamam on 16th and 17th of April 2016 in Vellur School in Kannur District, Kerala. The event was inaugurated on the 16th evening by Mr. Umendra Dutt from Kheti Virasaat Mission (KVM) Punjab and chaired by President of KJKS George Mullakara, C. Krishnan MLA and Dr. Claude Alvares, Director of Organic Farming Association of India (OFAI). Umendraji’s inaugural speech touched the hearts of many when he shared the short lived flourishing experiences by farmers in Punjab and how ultimately the villages were out on sale. He emphased on having a ‘Family Farmer‘ in every household in cities as they routinely have family Doctors.