Parthenium Awareness Week

Parthenium awareness weeks were celebrated between 16-22 August, 2019 by the ICAR-IIVR-KVK Bhadohi in different villages (Deegh Koiraan, Kurauna, etc) of the district. The Krishi Gosthies and trainings etc were organized and discussed the harmful effect of parthenium on human health, animal health and on the environment. The different way of control of parthenium grass (congress grass) like uprooting, burning chemical control by herbicides and biological control by zigogramme bicolrata (mexicon bettle) were discussed and demonstrated at the farmers’ fields.