SIGN organized the State Level Farmers’ Convention on 20th September 2019 at Social Development Center, Ranchi. Mr. Jay Nigam, Deputy General Manager of NABARD was the Chief Guest. The SIGN president His Grace Most Rev. Felix Toppo S.J. gave the keynote address. Mr. Pran Ranjan, Prog. Director Eastern Region, of SPWD, Ranchi, a special invitee and Mr. Mohit Kumar, the Director of Semina Agro Trading Pvt. Ltd. The chief speaker of the day and Mr. Erose Kujur State Representative of Caritas India were present for the program.
The objective of the Annual farmers Meet 2019 was as follows:-
- Learning from each other’s experience.
- Adopting collective farming
- Adopting new techniques of agriculture.
There were 106 participants from all the nine dioceses and SIGN staffs were present during the Annual farmers Meet.