A three- day ‘Krishi Technology Fair, 2010’ began in Phulbaria upazila to boost food production in farm land by utilizing latest agro technology.
Parliament member Advocate Muslem Uddin formally inaugurated the fair organised by upazila agriculture extension office in cooperation with upazila parisad.
The inaugural function was addressed, among others, by uapzila nirbahi officer Md Rukun Uddin, mayor of Phulbaria pourashava Golam Kebria, vice chairman of upazila parisad Kabir Hossain, deputy director of Department of Agriculture Extension(DAE) Md Muzammel Haque.
Upazila agriculture officer Md Abdul Hye delivered welcome speech.
Advocate Muslem Uddin MP said present government is committed to boost food grains production in the country.
That’s why the government under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has given top priority to agriculture sector for raising food production by utilizing latest agriculture Technology, he said.
He said the fair would inspire the farmers for applying latest agro technology to harvest bumper food production.
A total of 32 stalls have been setup in the fair.