Palli Mongal Karmosuchi (PMK) distributed seedlings of gerbera flowers among the farmers at Momota Polli Resort in Zirabo in Savar on Monday.
PMK has produced seedlings of gerbera flowers at the Tissue Culture Lab under the PACE project with the support of Palli Karma Sahayak Foundation (PKSF).
PMK Chief Executive Kamrun Nahar presided over the function while PMK Chief IT Dewan Faisal and PMK Hospital Chief Advisor Dr Sudipta Kabir were present as the guests of honour.
PMK Training Coordinator Riyad Mahmud along with others senior officials of PMK and PKSF were also present at the function.
The guests visited the Floral Biotech Tissue Culture Lab and later they distributed seedlings of gerbera flowers among the farmers.
“PMK has implemented a 15-month project to set up a tissue culture laboratory in Ashulia to expand the floriculture in the country with the financial support of International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).”
“Around 12 thousand gerbera flowers seedlings of 6 types of colors have been produced in this lab by collecting the mother plants of gerbera flowers amid making protocol,” they added.