Post Show Report

Post Show Report of International Agriculture & Horti Expo-2016

and concurrent shows ‘Food & Technology Expo ’ & ‘Govt. Achievements & Schemes Expo’

The ‘International Agriculture & Horti Expo-2016’ and concurrent shows ‘Food & Technology Expo’ & ‘Govt. Achievements & Schemes Expo-2016’ was organized by ‘NNS Media Group’ on 22-23-24 July, 2016 in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The main objective of the Expo was to bring the agriculture sector, horticulture sector, food processing sector, agro based industries, related technologies & service providers, growers, consumers and government departments on one platform and provide them the opportunity to showcase their products/services and form fruitful market alliance.

The focus of the expo was to showcase the advancements in horticulture & agriculture, land development for better cultivation, protective cultivation, Green house/poly house technology, production and post harvest management of horticultural crops, cold chain solutions, research & development, use of fertilizers, compost and farm tools/machines, seeds and planting of agriculture & horticulture crops, mix crops/intercrops-Fruits and vegetable, water storage, drip/sprinkler irrigation etc.

The expo was inaugurated by the Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Shri Parshottam Rupala, Hon’ble Minister of State for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, GOI, The Hon’ble Minister visited various stalls and also held discussions with the exhibitors. While speaking on the occasion he said events such as this spread awareness among the masses about various peoples’ welfare schemes of the government.

Other dignitaries who visited the show are:

Shri Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary, Hon’ble Minister of State for Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises,

Shri Krishan Pal Gurjar, Hon’ble Minister of State for SJ&E, GOI,

Sadhavi Niranjan Jyoti Ji, Hon’ble Minister of State for Food Processing Industries, Govt. of India

 Shri C. R. Choudhary, Hon’ble Minister of State for Consumer Affairs, Food

 & Public Distribution, GOI,

Smt. Krishna Raj, Hon’ble Minister of State for Women & Child Development, GOI,

Shri Nitin Aggarwal, Hon’ble Minister of State for MSME & Export Promotion (I/C), Govt. of U.P.

Shri S. K Pattanayak, IAS, Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India

Shri Ravi Shankar, Head, PAD, Atomic Energy, GOI,

Shri B. R. Guru Prasad, PRO, ISRO, GOI,

Shri Pawan Kamra, Dy. Commissioner-I, Deptt. of Food Safety

Shri Jagdish Kaliraman, Bharat Kesari,

Dr. Rajeev Chauhan, Chairman, Hiero Bioscience Ltd.

and many other senior officers of the central and state governments.

The ‘International Agriculture & Horti Expo was supported by:

MIDH

BMPTC

NSIC

Mangat Ram Dal Mills Pvt. Ltd.

Hiero Bioscience Limited

Exhibitors Number: 100+ exhibitors participated in the ‘Govt. Achievements & Schemes Expo’.