Q. Project ARYA is often seen in news is related to which of the following?
The GOI launched ARYA – “Attracting and Retaining Youth in Agriculture” in 2015.
- It is implemented through Krishi Vigyan Kendra in one district from each State.
- KVKs will involve the Agricultural Universities and ICAR Institutes as Technology Partners.
- In one district, 200-300 rural youths will be identified for their skill development in entrepreneurial activities and establishment of related micro-enterprise units.
- At KVKs also one or two enterprise units will be established so that they serve as entrepreneurial training units for farmers.