Farmer’s Seed Farmer’s Right

Gazi Mahida Mizan, Satkhira

About 50 farmers in Satkhira received local varieties of crops seeds in an event arranged by Tuzulpur Krishak Club with facilitation of BARCIK recently. With the slogan ‘Farmer’s Seed, Farmer’s Right’, Tujulpur farmers’ club distributed crop seeds to these farmers which the club members conserved in the seed bank.

Satkhira Sadar Upazila Agriculture Officer SM Mofizul Islam presided over the event and General Secretary of Tuzulpur Krishak Club Golam Rahman took to role to moderate the event. Chief Scientific officer of Deputy Rice Research Insitute Mr. Rafiqul Islam attended as chief guest of the event and the special guest include Assistant Agriculture Officer Kiranmoy Sarkar, Farm Manager of Bangladesh Rice Research Institute Asim Kumar Biswas, UP Member Shariful Islam and Yarb Hossain, founder of Gacher Pathshala (Tree library).