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Training on “Farming as a Business and Exposure to High Efficiency Irrigation Systems”

Monday, September 10th, 2012

ECI (Empowerment Thru Creative Integration) in collaboration with USAID Agriculture Office and the USAID Training for Pakistan Project, conducted a 10-day training program on ‘Farming as a Business and exposure to the High Efficiency Irrigation Systems (HEIS)’ on September 10, 2012. The training was specially designed for Assistant/ Deputy Directors and Agricultural Extension Officers from the Agriculture Department Extension Services of KPK.

They also conducted an exposure visit during the training to one of our Center Pivot Irrigation Systems installed at Khunda, Attock in order to learn from our organizational experience in introducing High Efficiency Mechanical Move Irrigation systems.

On this occasion Mr. Shahnawaz Khan (CEO, Valley Irrigation Pakistan (Private), Limited) delivered a detail presentation and the officers were also told about Center Pivot Irrigation Operations.