Greetings from National Banana Festival !!

We are glad to announce the National Banana Festival (NBF) 2018 from 17 to 21 February at Kalliyoor, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. The festival is organised by Centre for Innovation in Science and Social action (CISSA) in partnership with Kalliyoor Grama Panchayat and a host of National and State organisations.

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Banana Festival exhibition will showcase everything about the banana. This will provide first -hand information to the farmers and the general public about its multifaceted uses.

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The seminar will provide a platform for disseminating the latest knowledge and developments in the Banana sector.

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This will provide a platform for farmers to interact with researchers and stake holders, for identifying gaps and fostering networks.

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All India photography competition will be organised with entries from all over India.

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Training programmes on High tech farming in banana, Value added food products from banana and Organic banana cultivation

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Interaction with pioneer business clients and prospective sellers. It paves active platform for business start up.

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Exhibiting the rich cultural diversity and the incomparable richness of folk art forms related to agriculture

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Screening of documentaries on themes related to banana.

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Competitions for students, farmers and general public.

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Farmers will have the opportunity to sell different varieties of banana and suckers in the market

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This is meant to bring together main stream and farm journalists to garner support for banana farmers.