Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences & Technology, Jammu Organized Two days Mega Kissan Mela- 2012 on 19th & 20th March, 2012 at its Main Campus Chatha. The Chief Secretary, Jammu and Kashmir, Sh. Madhav Lal, IAS in the presence of Dr. B.Mishra, Vice Chancellor Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology –Jammu (SKUAST-J), inaugurated the Kissan Mela. Sh. Shaleen Kabra, IAS Commissioner/Secreatray Agriculture Production J&K Govt. was the guest of the honour. On the second day of the Mega Kissan Mela of SKUAST-Jammu , thousands of farmers from all over the state thronged Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu (SKUAST-Jammu) Campus, Chatha.His Excellency the Governor Sh. N.N. Vohra and Chancellor of SKUAST-Jammu visited the Kissan Mela. He visited the experimental fields of the University to take stock of the ongoing research activities of the University. His Excellency the Governor Sh. N.N. Vohra visited all the stalls set up in the Mela and interacted with the farmers and scientists. The Governor highly appreciated the efforts of the University in organizing the mega Kissan Mela , in which stalls were set up by NDRI, IARI, other Universities private agri-industry and state development departments besides the stalls put up by various sections of the University.