ICAR-CIFE, Mumbai organized a training programme on “Preparation of Organic Manure from Fish Waste: A Do It Yourself (DIY) Technology of CIFE” for fish vendors on 29 and 30/3/23.
The training was conducted for the fish vendors at ‘Aacharya Atmaram Bhau Lad Mandai’ (Khar Station Fish Market) and ‘Bajar Galli, Versova Jetty Fish Market’ on 29th and 30th March, 2023 under the research project ‘Swacchta Action Plan and Commercial Utilization of Fish Waste from Urban Fish Markets’ under the guidance of Dr. Ravishankar C.N., Director, ICAR-CIFE, Mumbai.
Fish vendor trainees were demonstrated on how fish waste can be made as organic manure using simple methods by CIFE team Dr. Arpita Sharma, Dr. Martin Xavier, Shri. Anurag Singh and Shri. Shubham Soni. Perceptions of fish vendors towards adoption of this method of preparation of organic manure were also recorded. Women fish vendors showed an enthusiastic response and mentioned that this is a simple method to utilize the fish waste to make organic manure.
Original link: https://www.cife.edu.in/