MALAPPURAM: The 41st State conference of the Kerala Agricultural Technical Staff Association (KATSA) will be held at Tirur in the district on Friday and Saturday. Deputy Speaker of the Kerala Assembly Jose Baby will inaugurate the meeting on Friday. Minister for Agriculture Mullakkara Ratnakaran will inaugurate the delegates’ conference on Saturday. Problems faced by the agriculture sector would be discussed at the meeting, said Kareepra T. Prakash and S. Shailakumar, president and secretary respectively, of the association —Special Correspondent