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Doordarshan phone in programme on weekly tapping
Kottayam, 30 June 2016
The Doordarshan Kendra, Thiruvananthapuram will be telecasting a live phone-in programme on weekly tapping in their Krishidarshan programme from 5.05 pm to 5.50 pm on Friday, 1 July 2016. Dr. KU Thomas, Jt. Director, Rubber Research Institute of India will be answering questions live.
The Rubber Board Promotional Campaign on weekly tapping is underway in the traditional rubber growing belt of Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. This mass contact programme to promote weekly tapping among rubber growers will be up to 22 July 2016. The growers who adopt weekly tapping should follow the package of recommendations in full, so as to realize its full benefits.