On February 2019 Dr.B.Poongodi, Assistant Professor Center for Marketing organized a field visit to an organic farm at Kovilpalayam. This visit was a part of the General Interest course -Business Avenues for Organic Agriculture for about 25 students of II MBA( Batch 2017-19). Farmer Mr.Ramakrishnan gave an overall idea about the methods and importance of organic farming. The students were also involved in the application of organic pest repellent after the demonstration of the same.
The practical exposure about the organic method of agriculture, it’s a true scenario of the products in the market were the topics discussed during the visit. FAQ’s of the students were also discussed and clarified. Overall the visit was an eye-opener to the world of organic farming. The visit really motivated them to take up organic agriculture as an opportunity for business in future.