SAC (Scientific Advisory Committee)

Details of SACs conducted during the last 10 years :: KVK, Salem

Year

Date of Meeting

SAC

2007-08

05.07.2007

10th SAC

2008-09

-

-

2009-10

28.01.2010

11th SAC

2010-11

-

-

2011-12

27.03.2012

12th SAC

2012-13

-

-

2013-14

12.06.2013

13th SAC

2014-15

-

-

2015-16

-

-

2016-17

29.06.2016

14th SAC Click here...

2017-18 02.11.2017 15th SAC Click here...

 

Each KVK has a SAC  (earlier local management committee) which  consists of the following member.

1.

Head of Host Institution (VC of the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore)

Chairperson

2.

Director of Extension Education (TNAU, Coimbatore)

Member

3.

ZPD of the Zone VIII (Zonal Project Directorate, Bangalore)

Member

4.

Representatives of ICAR institutes / ICAR

Member

5.

Associate Director Research & extension of the Zonal Research station in which KVk is located
   The Director of Extension Education (Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Chennai)
   The Executive Engineer, Dept. of Agricultural Engineering, Salem
   The District Social Welfare Officer, Salem

Member

6.

District officers of the line departments such as Agrl, Hort, AH, Soil conservation, Social welfare small scale Industries.
   The Joint Director of Agriculture, Salem
   The Deputy Director of Horticulture, Salem
   The Joint Director of Animal Husbandry, Salem

Member

7.

Representatives of the Local Bank of the district
   The Lead Bank Manager, Indian Bank, Salem
   The Assistant General Manager, NABARD Bank, Salem

Member

8.

Farm radio officer of the AIR in which KVK is located

Member

9.

Representatives Doordarshan Centre in which KVK is located

Member

10.

Two representatives of the farmers one small & one big nominated by the Head of the Institution

Member

11.

Two representatives of Farm women nominated by the Head of institution

Member

12.

Programme coordinator

Member

13. The Professor and Head, Tapioca & Castor Research Station, P.G.Palayam, Attur, Salem dt

Member

14. The Professor and Head, Horticultural Research Station, Yercaud, Salem dt

Member

15. The Professor and Head, University Training & Research Centre, TANUVAS, Salem dt

Member

16. The Director, National Research Centre for Banana, Trichirapalli

Member

 

This committee should meet twice in a year.  In absence of Head of Institution in the meeting, the members present in the meeting shall select a chairperson to conduct the meeting.  Minimum 50% participator of the members shall form quorum.  The committee shall provide guidance to the KVK, prepare 5 year plan of the Kendra, review progress, approve annual accounts and approve recruitments.