NFSM Recruitment 2017 – Technical Asst Posts: Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Directorate of Oil seeds Development has given an employment notification for the recruitment of Technical Assistant vacancies purely on contractual basis for monitoring National Food Security Mission (NFSM) activities during the year 2017-18. Eligible candidates can send their applications in the prescribed format within 20 days of publication of this advertisement. Other details like age, educational qualification, selection process & how to apply are given below:
NFSM Recruitment 2017 Details:
Total No. of Posts: 02
Name of the Posts: Technical Assistant
Age Limit: Candidates age should be 21-35 years as on 01-05-2017.
Educational Qualification for NFSM Recruitment 2017: Candidates should have Master degree in Agriculture with specialization in management of field crops from a recognized University/Institute, knowledge of computer is essential.
Selection Process: Candidates will be selected based on interview.
How to Apply: Eligible candidates can send their applications in the prescribed format along with self attested copies of certificates/ documents to the Director, Directorate of Oil seeds Development, Government of India, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, (Dept. of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare), Telhan Bhavan, Himayatnagar, Hyderabad-500 029, within 20 days of publication of this advertisement.
Date of Advertisement in Employment News Paper: 15-04-2017 to 21-04-2017.
Last Date for Receipt of Applications: Within 20 days from the date of advertisement.
The National Development Council (NDC) in its 53rd meeting held on 29th May, 2007 adopted a resolution to launch a Food Security Mission comprising rice, wheat and pulses to increase the production of rice by 10 million tons, wheat by 8 million tons and pulses by 2 million tons by the end of the Eleventh Plan (2011-12). Accordingly, a Centrally Sponsored Scheme, ‘National Food Security Mission’ (NFSM), was launched in October 2007. The Mission is being continued during 12th Five Year Plan with new targets of additional production of food grains of 25 million tons of food grains comprising of 10 million tons rice, 8 million tons of wheat, 4 million tons of pulses and 3 million tons of coarse cereals by the end of 12th Five Year Plan.
The National Food Security Mission (NFSM) during the 12th Five Year Plan will have five components (i) NFSM- Rice; (ii) NFSM-Wheat; (iii) NFSM-Pulses, (iv) NFSM-Coarse cereals and (v) NFSM-Commercial Crops.
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