MSSRF’s Fish For All Research and Training Centre, Poompuhar conducted a training programme for the fisherwomen of Pichavaram region on June 12, 2023. A total of 17 women participated to learn about the hygienic production of dry fish using solar dryers. The participants were trained on selection of fish for dry fish production through sensory evaluation, hygienic handling and processing methods.
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.