Sanjeev Mane sharing his success story with Hon Precedent of United State of America Mr. Barak Obama
Sanjeev Mane selected by Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd for sharing his success story of 20 to 120 MT/acre Sugarcane yield and contribution of drip irrigation system to Hon. President of United States of America, Mr Barak Obama, during his visit to India.
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Jain Irrigation Systems, Ltd. provides extension and training services for farmers, bankers, government officials, and agricultural students. Jain’s research, development and demonstration farm in Tamil Nadu has successfully cultivated rice through drip irrigation without compromising yield and with a water savings of more than 66 percent compared to conventional paddy farming. Jain’s irrigation systems have reduced water usage by 50 percent and fertilizer usage by 40 percent. Jain and USAID partnered in 2008 to align the company’s grades and standards with international food safety standards, raising the quality and safety of Indian-produced food. Jain uses U.S. technology in its irrigation system and has five plants in the United States that collectively provide jobs to more than 300 people. Jain sells its products in the United States, Latin America, Asia and Africa.
Anil Jain, Managing Director; Sanjeev Mane, Farmer (Solar pump, irrigation system)