MEGHALAYA

Project Completed Successfully

Bethany Society

“Contour -Hedgerow - Farming – technology, An alternative worthy of replication”

Grant Amount : Rs. 5,91,000

The project proposed to develop a prototype of cost effective Contour-Hedgerow-Farming Technology System, to enhance farmland management capability of jhum farmers and establish double hedgerows on the jhum-cultivated land. It adds to develop seed banks of selected hedgerow species and enhance farm benefits through adoption of allied farm technologies and research on local nitrogen fixing species. It also proposed on-farm demonstration and extension with training and skill development of local jhum farmers.

Contact Details:
Mr. Cermo Noronha, Executive Director
Lady Veronica Lane, Laitumkhrah, Shillong - 793 003, Meghalaya
Phone no(s): 0364 - 221 0631, 223 3037 Fax: 0364 - 222 7705
E-mail:
bethanyngo@rediffmail.com