Training on Vegetable Marketing.

Training on Vegetable Marketing

Completed Programs

Title

Vegetable marketing enhancement through capacity building training, exposure and collection centre establishment in model farm

Objective

The project is to enhance skill and knowledge on vegetable production practically for strengthening commercial producer resulting increased income of household, improved livelihood and improved way of living.

Budget

NRs. 2,820,050

Funding source

Deutsche Gesellschaft flur Internationale Zusammenarbeit  (GIZ ) GmbH Support to The peace Process (STPP)

Duration

September 2013 to November 2013

Brief description of the activity/project

The overall goals and objectives of the project was to enhance skills and knowledge on vegetable marketing system and management practically for strengthening commercial producer resulting increased income of household, improved livelihood and improved way of living. The project aims to improve the socio-economic condition in selected host communities where ex-combatants and their dependents have settled.

Organic Vegetable farming trainings which include integrated pest management were organized at 5 different regions on Nepal. Sadepani VDC (Kailali district), Phaparbari, Shikharpur and Raigaun VDCs (Makawanpur district), Padampur (Chitwan district), Uttarganga VDC, Surkhet and Pachkanya and Singhiya VDCs (Sunsari district). Three Vegetable Marketing Trainings: i Sadepani, Kailali ii Rakachuli, Nawalparasi and iii Padampur, Chitawan. A total of 255 participants were directly benefitted by the training programs organized by NEWI though 7 events .

Following a activities are carried out and accomplished during project tenure:

  1.  Three Vegetable Marketing Trainings: i Sadepani, Kailali ii Rakachuli, Nawalparasi and iii Padampur, Chitawan
  2. Vegetable Marketing Exposure Visits: i Padampur, Chitawan ii Singhiya, Sunsari iii Magragadi, Bardiya and iv Baizapur, Banke
  3. Vegetable Marketing Collection Centre: i. Sadepani Kailali ii. Rakachuli, Nawalparasi iii. Purandhara Dang iv. Padampur, Chitawan, v. Uttarganga, Surkhet and vi. Pachkanya and vii. Singhiya, Sunsari
  4. Five days vegetable production training: One event in Chameta, Ilam