IIT researchers turn farmers to change agriculture

April 24, 2015 0 Comments

April 22, 2015

A group of researchers at IIT Kharagpur have turned farmlands near the campus into a ‘laboratory’ to experiment with new agricultural technologies and help farmers whose land they have “adopted” to improve their yield. Around 10 kilometres away from the campus, the team adopted 14 acres of land from a group of farmers at Khentia village.