Those interested in this pearl farming, Please contact Professor Mathachan: https://genuinepearl13.weebly.com/
Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA)
For those interested in pearl farming, the Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA-CIFA) at Kaushalyaganga near Bhubaneswar in Odisha is also imparting training in English for 6 days on freshwater pearl farming. Farmers with experience in fish / shellfish / shrimp farming, NGO workers, public and private sector scientists are eligible. Only 20 people per batch. 20% of seats are reserved for women who want to take up pearl farming. The fee is Rs. 8 finger. Recent batch training from September 1 to 5.
Those interested in joining the next batch should contact ‘CIFA’ Senior Scientist Dr. Shailesh Saurabh can be contacted.