Vithu Utsav (Seed Festival) in Kozhikode

Thanal and Paithrukam with the support of NABARD is organising  a Seed Festival at Kunnamangalam, Kozhikode on 20th and 21st February 2016. The special guest of honour will be the Paddy seed Warrior, Dr Debal Deb, who has conserved more than 1000 paddy varieties and have done immense work in its conservation.

The details are in malayalam, nevertheless sending. All are welcome. The programmes include Seminars on “The New Generation and Food Farming”, “Sustainable and Healthy Agriculture development through Organic farming” and “Strength of women in farming food” and a public meeting.

There will also be Display of seed diversity, folk arts and cultural programmes and a traditional food mela. People who have done commendable work in art, health, farming and cultural activities would also be honoured in the event.