Around 340 farmers attended the 8th Agromax summit for farmers organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry's Young Indians at Kumaraguru College of Technology on Saturday.

Senthil Raja Duraiswamy, National Co-Chair, Healthcare, Young Indians and Director, Sakthi Masala Private Limited, Dr. M Paramathma, Director of Research, TNAU, Coimbatore, R Varadarajan, Director Rajshree Sugars and Chemicals Limited, Dr. Rahul Mirchandani, chairman, Partnerships and International Relations, Yi, Shankar Vanavarayar, National Chairman, Young Indians, were present at the event.

Mr. Duraiswamy said that giving exposure to famers though the meet would help increase youth's participation in agriculture. According to Mr. Vaanavarayar involvement of youth in agriculture would help to bring out innovative ideas.