Seeds of Survival (SoS) project staffs of Udyankur Seba Sangstha (USS) has arranged and conducted organic insecticide and fungicide preparation and use demonstration at Malipara of Laxmichap union, Notkhana Balapara & South Masterpara under Palashbari union of Nilphamari district on 22nd , 23rd & 24th October 2017 respectively supported by USC Canada. There were 77 participants present among them 70 were female and 7 are male. At first project coordinator discussed in detail regarding importance of organic pesticide and negative impact to human being, other plant & animals, soil and environment. Secondly participants prepared organic insecticide by cattle urine, dust chilli, Garlic & onion pest and other bitter & medicinal value carrying plants following specific ration with the facilitation of SoS project Community Facilitator (CF) Nonigopal Roy and Jharna Rani Roy at Notkhana Balapara & South Masterpara of Palashbari union. Thirdly participants produced Organic fungicide name Bordo mixture using Lime and Blue vitriol following specific ratio with the facilitation of above mention CF to control of any kind of rotten cause by fungus. Finally participant’s sprayed separately insecticide and fungicide practically dilute with water following specific ratio by the hand sprayer to their vegetable garden to control pest. A plastic drum and a hand sprayer have provided to the demonstration group from the mention project for organic pesticide preparation and to do spray in their pest infected vegetables garden. Md. Jomil project coordinator overall conducted the whole program. Profullo Kumar Roy, Sub Assistant Agriculture (SAAO) of DAE was present at the time of demonstration of Notkhana Balapara. All participants participated actively at first to last during running of the program.
Report prepared by:
Md. Jomil, Project Coordinator, SoS Project, USS, Nilphamari