October 25, 2021, 11:23 am
Monaim Khan, Netrokona:
I will build green base every inch of soil. With this slogan in mind, interested and enterprising farmers of Atpara, Netrokona Sadar, Kalmakanda, Madan and Kendua upazilas of Barsik Netrokona region have developed Shatabari development model through their own efforts. Corona is using every inch of the house to produce nutrients to meet food needs and meet nutritional needs during epidemics. Their initiative is to produce all kinds of vegetables, twelve months of fruits, ducks, roosters, pigeons, cows and use their own resources to produce safe food and practice environmentally friendly to meet the demand throughout the year.
Barsik, a non-governmental research organization, organized an online exchange meeting with 30 representatives of 100 houses in Netrokona area and all the staff of Barsik Netrokona area at 11.00 am today. In the exchange of views, the farmers exchanged views on meeting the nutritional needs of their Shatabari model, environment friendly practices and their respective initiatives.
Farmer Saeed Ahmed Khan Bachchu said, “I grow vegetables in my house all year round, I eat safe non-toxic food and also sell in the market. I don’t have to buy. I can eat fish from the pond, I can eat twelve fruits from home for twelve months ”
The program was conducted by Mr. Syed Ali Biswas, Director of Barsik. Barsik director Silvanus Lamin, regional coordinator Ahidur Rahman and all colleagues from Netrokona region were present.