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Inauguration of Solar Pump at Ladhowal farm

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solar system inaugrationThrough the assistance of Government of Punjab, solar pump has been set up at BISA’s farm. Water wise technologies are being developed at the farm to reduce water requirement for irrigation purposes. Further, to reduce dependence on conventional energy, solar pump has been established at the Ladhowal farm.

 

Martin Kropff’s visit to the BISA farm at Ladhowal, Ludhiana

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visit to ladhowal farm

Dr Martin Kropff has visited the BISA farm at Ladhowal on Oct 1, 2015.  He was accompanied by CIMMYT Board Chair, Dr John Snape; Former DG CIMMYT, Dr Thomas A. Lumpkin and DDG, CIMMYT Dr Marianne Banziger. Dr H S Gupta, DG BISA; Dr H S Sidhu and Dr M L Jat from CIMMYT, appraised them of the various technologies that have been developed at the farm.

 

 

 

Felicitation of Dr Thomas A Lumpkin

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Tom felictation at ExCoDr Thomas A Lumpkin conceptualized BISA and worked extremely hard to establish BISA. The Ex Co has put on record great appreciation for Dr Lumpkin’s commitment to the farmer’s in South Asia and the passion with which he has worked to fulfil dreams of Noble laureate Dr Norman Borlaug.

 

BISA’s 7th Executive Committee Meeting held on September 30, 2015

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BISA’s 7th Executive Committee Meeting was held on September 30, 2015 at New Delhi. The meeting was attended by the new DG of CIMMYT, Dr Martin Kropff; former DG of CIMMYT, Dr Thomas A Lumpkin; Board Chair, CIMMYT, Dr John Snape; DG of ICAR, Dr S. Ayyappan; DG of BISA, Dr H S Gupta; Wheat expert Dr Indu Sharma and DDG of CIMMYT Dr Marianne Banziger. Apart from updates on the research accomplishments; infrastructure development; administrative issues, detailed discussion were held on BISA’s business plan and strategy for fund generation.