Livelihood & Women Empowerment
Under this theme, various projects on social uplift of weaker sections, like farm and non-farm based activities and vocational training programmes are being implemented in the neighbourhood villages of our different plants. These projects have enabled a qualitative change in the life of weaker sections and women. More than 7,191 beneficiaries are benefitted in villages of Satna, Maihar, Chittorgarh, Durgapur and Sial Ghoghri.
Better Cotton Initiatives Programme
Better cotton initiatives programme are being organised for farmers in the nearby villages of our Mukutban plant. More than 4,000 farmers from different villages are benefitted.
Sustainable Agriculture Practices
Our sustainable agriculture programme attempts to de-risk farmers from erratic weather events through the promotion of climate-smart agriculture practices with the dissemination of relevant package, adoption of appropriate mechanisation and provision of institutional services.
Sustainable agriculture practices like soil test, seed selection, treatment, application of mechanised farming, farm yard manure, capacity building programmes and exposure visits are practised in the farmer’s field to enhance the income of farmers.
Exposure visits to the Government KVK (Krishi Vigyan Kendra) and model farm are organized. Experts from different institutes are invited in the training programmes.
More than 5,696 farmers from villages of Satna, Maihar & Chittorgarh have benefitted from this intervention.
Animal Husbandry Programme
Our livestock development Animal Husbandry Programme provides an opportunity to farmers to improve their livestock-based livelihood by improving productivity of the progeny through breed improvement and dissemination of improved animal husbandry practices. Better animal husbandry practices like breed development, vaccination, green fodder cultivation, training programmes and exposure visit, animal health camps are organized in the farmer’s field to enhance the income of farmers.
A total of 5,803 farmers from Satna, Maihar & Chittorgarh have benefitted from this programme
Rural Infrastructure Development
Strengthening of Community Infrastructure
Community hall and school building renovations, and construction of burning ghats are undertaken in villages near our Kundanganj, Chanderia and Durgapur plants.
More than 2,000 villagers in six villages have benefitted from these activities.
Social Forestry & Plantation
Mass plantation was carried out in the community land, schools and hospitals. Public gardens, circle points and hospital gardens near our plants were beautified.
More than 3,200 plantations were made at our Chanderia and Sial Ghoghri locations.