EXTENSION AND TRAINING


EXTENSION & TRAINING and TRANSFER OF TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMMES:

Dissemination of the Institute’s Technologies suitable to different agro climatic zones of Karnataka have been taken through adoption of villages, conducting TOT’s and intensive training programmes to farmers, extension staff of department of sericulture, students and training of entrepreneurs (from soil to silk). Further, field visits by scientists, field inspection to provide remedial measures in respect of seasonal and regional problems and guidance to sericulturists through training and supports with technical information are also available. Periodical workshops, seminars and field days are also conducted from time to time through which transfer of technologies from lab to land is achieved.



Institute has focused on dissemination of technologies under, village adoption, cluster development, skill up gradation of farmers and Lab. to Land programme, demonstration and popularization to tribals and self-help groups. Training is another major activity of the Institute and is engaged in imparting training to Sericulturists, DOS staff, farmers,



LSP's, students and to reelers, weavers etc. The scientists participate in workshops, seminars, discussions, field days etc. organized by Department of Sericulture. Institute has brought out News letter, extension pamphlets, bulletins, technical booklets, integrated capsule technology packages, books etc

HANDICRAFTS AND PRODUCT DIVERSIFICATION: