IITB Hosts Institute Talk on the Importance of Millets

The Government of India and the United Nations have declared 2022-23 as the International Year of Millets. Mr. Ananth Krishna and Mr. Bibhishan Bagal from Shekru Foundation delivered the first Institute Talk on ‘Step into the World of Millets’ on September 29, 2022. They introduced millet to the audience and spoke about the importance of millet farming for both farmers and consumers. They also spoke about nutrition diversity in this era of climate change. The talk was well-attended by students, staff, and faculty.