Two Months Training Programme of Punjab Agri Business Incubator cohort II initiated at Skill Development Centre
    
     Skill Development Centre, Directorate of Extension Education, PAU, Ludhiana has started Two months online training of Uddam and Udaan Cohort II under Punjab Agri Business Incubator on 24-09-2020. Dr T S Riar, Associate Director, Skill Development inaugurated the training programme and introduced all the participants about the services provided by Punjab Agri Business Incubator. Dr Poonam A Sachdev, HOD, Food Science & Technology addressed the incubatees and briefed about two months training programme. Total of 55 participants attended the session. Er. Karanvir Gill, Business Manager, PABI emphasised on the role of networking in the agribusiness and encouraged the participants to create a network of agri start-ups. The resource person Prof. Naresh Sachdev, expert on entrepreneurship, explained the concepts of agribusiness and agri start-ups in an interactive session in which the incubatees participated with full of enthusiasm. Incubatees have start-ups in different focus areas such as farm machinery, food processing, functional health & convenient food, organic farming & inputs, agri clinic services, soilless cultivation, landscaping & floriculture, bee keeping & honey processing, agriculture biotechnology, agri supply chain and mushroom cultivation. Mrs Iqbalpreet Kaur Sidhu, Business Executive, PABI, coordinated the sessions on zoom.