Indian Institute of Plantation Management, Bengaluru, hosted a five-day coaching programme for senior officers from the Government of Andhra Pradesh on managing horticulture exports. “Horticulture plantation, which is gaining importance in India, is critical to increasing farmer income,” mentioned Rakesh Mohan Joshi, Director of IIPM.
The programme coated a variety of matters, together with an outline of horticulture exports, rising alternatives and challenges in export markets, worldwide market and branding methods, meals security and high quality points, export finance, coverage, and procedures.
Rajendra Kumar Kataria, Principal Secretary (Horticulture), Government of Karnataka, delivered the valedictory tackle, emphasizing the implementation technique adopted for horticulture improvement within the state, which might be replicated in different states.
He emphasised the significance of coaching in bettering subject officers’ expertise, permitting them to higher serve the farming group and contribute to the development of the state’s horticulture.
“IIPM, an autonomous institute of the Government of India, is a flagship institute with expertise in managing the entire value chain of a wide range of plantation crops, including plantation forestry, horticulture, fodder, commodities, spices, and other associated Agri and processed food industry, from cultivation to processing and marketing in domestic and international markets,” mentioned Joshi.
“The institute is poised to leapfrog rapidly in order to make the Indian plantation and agro-industry globally competitive,”.
The Indian Institute of Plantation Management (IIPM) Bengaluru is an autonomous establishment established in 1993 by the Ministry of Commerce, Government of India, to supply skilled administration schooling within the subject of plantations and associated agribusiness.
The Institute’s mission is to supply schooling, analysis, coaching, improvement, and consulting providers to the trade and different organizations concerned within the financial and social improvement of the plantation and associated agribusiness sector.
The Institute gives skilled programs to younger aspirants so as to assist them discover entry-level managerial positions in agri-plantations, meals, export, and different associated industries. The Institute additionally serves as a useful resource centre for the federal government and trade, conducting analysis on sector-related coverage, strategic, and operational points.