Vinayak Patil

Mr. Vinayak Patil

  • 2003
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Application of Science and Technology for Rural Development
Has done pioneering work in the field of Agro-forestry on a co-operative basis. Established the Nashik District Eucalyptus Growers' Co-operative Society in 1983. Fifteen million eucalyptus trees have been planted by the Society so far. Has successfully marketed the agro- forestry output in an efficient way. Has been approached by farmers from other States like Punjab, Haryana and Madhya Pradesh for guidance for forming Tree Owners' Co-operative Societies. Formed The Maharashtr .... Read More