The World Soil Day celebration, which took place at the head office in Vittal, added to the impressive event. CPCRI Chief Dr. CT Jose, in his address, emphasized the crucial role of microorganisms in soil for agricultural productivity. He highlighted their significance in nutrient uptake, soil structure enhancement, and disease resistance, stressing the need to nurture and preserve these beneficial microorganisms through sustainable farming practices.
The program at the head office in Vittal provided an opportunity for farmers and stakeholders to gain insights into soil health and its impact on agriculture. It aimed to raise awareness and promote the adoption of practices that prioritize soil conservation and the well-being of these essential microorganisms.