A group of Agriculturists, Engineers, scientists, and like-minded persons thought of doing something for social Welfare and innovations in the field of Agriculture, Waste management, Material science, and related aspects through better technology, management, product utilization, etc. Thus a mission of starting a society for better service to mankind was launched to form a unit named “Yash Krishi Takniki Evam Vigyan Kendra“.
This was started in 2003 by Dr. Pramila Gupta and Dr. Y. P. Gupta and along with several other specialists of different fields. All of them first recognized the need for Jaivik Krishi and Social work in different fields. Further, the implementation of emerging requirements in Kaushal Vikas through Non-Government Organizations is applied. Thus the organization was aimed to contribute towards social upliftment and better agriculture and employment opportunities by multi-dimensional efforts. “Yash Krishi, Takniki Evam Vigyan Kendra“, (in short it is called “YASTK“) started out with multi-focused objectives spanning the areas of agriculture, Material of Construction, Environment, Waste Management and Entrepreneurship Development, etc.
It is a society registered under Act 1860 with registration no. AL16610. The Society consists of Management Committee, General body and Specialists. Various norms and rules of Society as of Non- Government Organization (an NGO) are included during registration.
The society is called “Yash Krishi Takniki Evam Vigyan Kendra” which is a Non-Government Organization (NGO) devoted for social work and environmental welfare. It has been formulated with the following objectives:
Poverty alleviation of poor through Vocational training and Child Education.
Collaboration with Governmental and Non-governmental Organizations in their welfare programs.
Capacity building and empowerment of women by training them to take up income generating activities.
Camp for Pilgrims at Sangam with all facilities like tent, electricity, water, toilet etc and with some food – Langar
B. Natural and Organic Farming
To develop Bio-products like bio-fertilizers, bio-pesticides & Micronutrients for farmer’s for Javik Krishi use as well as train farmers on application techniques.
Demonstration & Training to farmers on use of bio-inputs for better Farming production & refrain them from using toxic & environmentally Hazardous Chemicals.
Manufacturing of Bio-pesticides: Like Trichoderma, Beauveria, Pseudomonas
Manufacturing of Bio-fertilizers: like Azotobacter, PSB, Zinc solubilizer, Sulphur, Potash mobilizing and others.
Provide them to farmers and to Govt. and private agencies along with it’s their demonstration and leaflets etc.
Typical farms with Javik Produce of Agriculture and Horticulture
Javik Products of YASTK and its display during Exhibitions
C. Solid Waste and Water Management
- Bio degradable Waste
- Non Bio degradable waste
- Waste Water
Bio – degradable waste
Recycling of municipal and agricultural waste by Vermi-composting / NADEP Technology using microbial consortia etc.
Bacterial decomposition of Solid waste from Cities or Villages
Wastage of Potable Water
Non Bio – degradable waste
Recycling of polythene waste and convert to Polymerized Bitumen
Recycling of Construction & Demolition Waste (C & D Waste) for use as resource in construction Industry.
Water is the most valuable resource on Earth. It should be saved at all costs in Potable form.
In many countries or places, there is no resource for fresh water. People go miles to fetch a bucket of water to satisfy their needs. Thus we should not waste it on roads or fields or in any form on earth. Further even the wastewater from municipal drains and sewage etc should be used by the Principal of 3R technology i.e. by its refining etc.
Creating awareness on the use of safe drinking water.
D. Children education and empowerment of rural women
To provide support to schools for a holistic development of the student’s personality & profiles.
To provide facilities and awareness and training to school children through the modern technology.
To provide project / Training facilities to university & Research students.
E. Environment protection & Pollution aspect
Some Sources of Pollution:
Burning of Agricultural and Municipal Waste
Thermal Power Plants
Smoke due to general Pollution
Some Aspects to reduce Pollution:
Tree Plantation for green and healthy environment
Create awareness about cleanliness and safe disposal of waste
Creating awareness on use of safe drinking water and related health issues
Creating awareness & providing benefits to rural women on sanitary & hygiene issues.
Some Typical Photographs speared smoke
Tree Plantation for reducing Air Pollution
Clean Our City
In direction of Save Water
Creating awareness and providing infrastructural Facilities in Schools, rural areas, public places, etc with the Cooperation of Governmental, Non-governmental Organizations, and Corporate. This is also to help corporate and industries that want to offload their welfare programs to provide social services to needy people.
Arrange for short term vocational courses for youth, like – computer awareness, electrical items repair, etc.
G. Repair/Rehabilitation Provide consultancy of Disaster damaged Buildings
As time passes the building or road etc gets damaged as the time passes. Normally every material or building road etc has a certain life period depending upon its construction material or its construction technique.
Generally, this life is about 50 to 100 years until it is designed otherwise. The deterioration can be due to poor quality of construction material Poor construction methods etc. Few deterioration examples are given below.
With the wide experiences of so many years and so many fields, it is now successfully implementing its objectives through extensive contact with farmers, Corporate, Government, educational institutions, the general public and construction agencies, and others.
Management committee – Present
Dr Y.P. Gupta, Chairman – Construction Materials (Civil Engineering)
Dr Pramila Gupta, Hon. Secretary –Plant Pathologist & Jaivik Krishi
Dr Namita Gopal, Vice-Chairman – Management Expert
Er Rajeev Gopal, Hon. Treasurer – Management and export expert
Mr Udit Agarwal , Joint secretary – Management and Export – Imports
Ms Nupoor Agarwal, Coordinator– Web & Communication
Dr. H.S. Goel, Coordinator Engg.– Applications – Design Expert
Er. Vivek Kumar Gupta, Member – Consultant
Dr. R C Vaishya , Member – Public Health Engineering
Er. R.K. Pandey, Member – Entrepreneur
Er. S L Yadav, Member– Engineer,
Associated Members & Specialty Function Experts
Mr. Amit Agarwal, Chartered Accountant,
Dr. Ajai Gopal, Pediatrician,
Cdr. Arvind Lochan, Entrepreneur,
Er. Ashutosh Kumar, Architect,
Er. Piyush Tandon, Architect
Er. Kshitij Gopal, Technology Domain Expertise,
DR Kumud Dubey, Agro forestary
Dr. Vibha Mishra, MSME
The organization has been duly certified for Quality, Management and Production agencies and others associated organizations along with Govt. Of Uttar Pradesh etc. Some are given below. The organization is also registered with Income tax department under 80G for tax exemption:
- The Society accounts are maintained in a Nationalized Bank. These accounts are audited each year by Registered CA.
- The management committee meetings are held regularly.
The Annual General body meetings are held each year.
- Society publishes Annual report and many other technical publications from time to time.
- Society is well recognized by many Government and private agencies.
A. Social Services