The Rubber Board organizes three-day training in rubber cultivation and plantation management at Rubber Training Institute, Kottayam from 17 to 19 April 2018. The course content includes modern planting materials, planting techniques, fertilizer recommendations, pest and disease management, tapping techniques and primary crop processing. The training fee is Rs. 4,500 (18 per cent GST extra). SC/ST candidates will be given fifty per cent concession in fee on production of caste certificate. RPS members will be given twenty five per cent concessions in fee on production of membership certificate. For boarding and lodging facility, Rs. 300/- will be charged extra per day per participant.
The payment may be made by money order or demand draft drawn in favour of Director (Training), Rubber Board, Kottayam-9 payable at Kottayam. Application on white paper along with fee may be forwarded to Director (Training), Rubber Training Institute, Rubber Board PO, Kottayam - 686 009. The fee can also be paid direct to Account No.1450300184 of Central Bank of India (IFS Code-CBIN 0284156). In that case the copy of the bank receipt should be enclosed with the application. Application through email (email: email@example.com) along with scanned copy of the bank receipt is also acceptable. For details, contact phone 0481- 2353127, 2351313, 2353168; 9447860941 (M).