A Spokesperson of State Government informed that Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh would inaugurate State-level Kisan Mela and Innovative Farmers Meet-2013 at Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya, Palampur on 20th April, 2013.

He said that this two day Mela would provide a unique opportunity to study the research work done in field of agriculture and to get acquainted with the improved technologies generated for the welfare of farmers, livestock keepers, orchardists etc.

He further said that exhibition pertaining to subjects on agriculture, animal husbandry, horticulture, fisheries, etc. and display of technologies developed by innovative farmers, sale of high yielding variety of seeds, demonstrations of improved farm plants, diagnostic services for crops and animals besides cultural events would be the main highlights of this Mela.