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Harvesting at the Amrita Mushroom Center in Kharmul

December 6, 2023 – The women trainees from the Amrita Mushroom Training Center in Kharmul, Dhenkanal district, Odisha, had their first harvesting of paddy straw mushrooms today. They are currently undergoing training in the various aspects of mushroom cultivation at the center, and were very happy with these first results

The project, being implemented by Amrita University’s AMMACHILabs, is supported by ESRI India, and aims to expand on training and seed capital for women in Dhenkanal, enabling villagers to generate income and improve their agricultural practices.