Name of the project: ROTARY AGRI WELFARE
RI DIST 3000 comprising of Revenue district viz Trichy, Pudukkottai,Perambalur,Karur, Ariyalur, Dindigul, Theni and Madurai.
To educate approximately 3000 farmers In organic farming. Facilitate procurements of seeds and equipments. Intend giving agro input kit to each farmer worth Rs 1200.
Project Summary Rotarians will be travelling to each area, and with the assistances of Rotary there will reach the farmer. Everyday 4 meetings with 100 farmers in each area will be educated on organic farming. Their requirements of seeds and small farming equipments will be assured and given.
Project Beneficiaries Dist 3000 About 3000 farmers in 8 Revenue Districts of Rotary
Area Of Focus Inculcating organic farming techniques, conservation of water, teaching best irrigation and agriculture operations with careful water management. Best use of available equipments.
It will be a continuous project carried out by our Rotary club for atleast 3 years targeting educating 10000 farmers.
Expected Project Impact
Will educate atleast 10000 farmers in agriculture based villages in latest farming technologies. Improved yield that will be healthy and safe for consumption will be the impact.
Project Local Host Club Prime host Rotary club of Triuchirappalli Fort. And 16 other Rotary clubs as two clubs in each 8 Revenue Districts.
Role Of Rotarians
Rotarians with agriculture knowledge will rope in experts from various aspects of agriculture/Horticulture for teaching the farmers. Rotarians will provide all facilities such as for travel, boarding and lodging. Arrange for media reach out, visual media presentation to impart depth of knowledge
Proposed Project Implementation Beginning 3rd August 2019
Project Completion Date 30th November 2019.
Operating Organization: Gujarat Heavy chemicals Ltd(GHCL).
Implementation Partner Organization
LOCAL FARMERS ASSOCIATION (LOCAL UIZH AVAR KUZU) Assistant agriculture officers, Village administrative officers and Tamil Nadu Govt Agricultural corporations and Rotary community corps.
Project Budget Total project amount Rs 36,00,000(Us $51500)
Project Costing By The District DDF ($5000)
Funding from other sources(GHCL).CSR Fund($ 41500)(29,05000 Lakhs)
Expected project Funding from International partners TRF ($5000)
7 Rotarians will travel with Agri technical's experts visit farmers to 1000 kms per day for 8 days . The budget will be as below.
1 Travel van Carrying Agri implements & Teaching materials for 8 days. 24000
2 Fuel for van and cars 10000
3 Boarding & Lodging for Rotarians & Experts 64000
4 Publicity & Teaching Materials 30000
5 Honorarium for Agri Experts 64000
6 Mike and loud Speaker Rent 10000
7 Meeting expenses for farmers with food and publicity materials 30000
8 Farmers implements 300000