Application of Bio Technology in Rural Areas: Rapid Composting of Waste in Rural Areas


Aerobic Composting (Photo: IDC, ICRISAT)

Short Course on Application of Bio Technology in Rural Areas: Rapid Composting of Waste in Rural Areas.

Short Course on

Application of Bio Technology in Rural Areas: Rapid Composting of Waste in Rural Areas

Course Overview

ICRISAT Development Center (IDC) is offering hands-on training to educated rural youth who are seriously looking for opportunities for starting their own enterprise by imparting knowledge and skills on rapid composting techniques. This course will be for a period of four days during which the selected candidates will explore all aspects of composting processes like size reduction of biomass, rapid composting practices, logistics involved, quality management. Besides, they will also learn to develop a business plan for aerobic composting so they can approach banks to finance their project.

Educated youth who are committed to Eco-friendly agricultural practices, environmental consciousness and want to start a business of their own in rural areas are strongly encouraged to apply. Keeping in view the facilities only 30 eligible candidates will be selected for hands-on certificate course.

Eligibility Criteria:

Education:

10th class pass, Diploma in Agriculture or Degree in any subject.
Age limit: Not more than 35 years as on 30.04.2019.
How to apply:
You may apply online or download the application and fill in the same. The hard copy of the filled in application may be sent to the address mentioned below to reach on or before the last date.

ICRISAT Development Center
Building 302, Room 55,
ICRISAT,
Patancheru
Telangana: 502 324

Please 

CLICK HERE

to apply online or download application.
Last date for application:  

30 April 2019

Only short listed candidates will be contacted with further details about the training program.

ICRISAT is a non-profit, non-political organization that conducts agricultural research for development in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa with a wide array of partners throughout the world. ICRISAT and its partners help empower those living in the semi-arid tropics, especially smallholder farmers, to overcome poverty, hunger, malnutrition and a degraded environment through more efficient and profitable agriculture.
ICRISAT is headquartered in Patancheru near Hyderabad, India, with two regional hubs and five country offices in sub-Saharan Africa. ICRISAT, established in 1972, is a member of the CGIAR Consortium. For more details, see www.icrisat.org.

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