Our Schemes
 

Lead Agency

Project Title

Role of KVK

Date of Initiation

Other collaborative Agency

Duration (Years)

Project Outlay (Lakh)

Additional Manpower Used

Progress achieved

NADP-RKVY

Empowerment of farmers through special programme on the Market led precision farming system

To demonstrate the precision farming technologies especially water soluble fertilizers along with drip fertigation in mandated crops of salem district to double the production and tripling the yield and continuous advisory to farmers

01.12.2013

Dept of Agriculture, Dept of Horticulture

1.4

65.50

10 JRFs

Introduced  Markled Precison farming to 200 Ha farmers were trained in precision farming technologies along with water soluble fertilizers and they were 
achieved  increased yield compare to conventional method of cultivation

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NABARD - Seed Production

Training and demo on quality seed production in pulses, paddy and oilseeds for improving productivity in Salem district

Introduction of Quality Seed Production through Demo and Training

01.04.2013 to 31.03.2015

NABARD, Dept of Agriculture, Banks

2

4.73

1 JRF

Seed Growers Forum created

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NRTT, Mumbai

Dissemination of  Integrated Pest Management Technologies in Turmeric cultivation among the farmers of Salem District, Tamil Nadu

To demonstrate the advantages of biocontrol agents and biopesticide and implementationof  the IPM technologies in turmeric cultivation  to improve the yield and quality rhizomes through Demo and training

01.02.2013

Dept of Horticulture

2.5

12.82

1 JRF. 1 TA

farmers got the high yield reduction of pest and diseases, to use their own rhizome as good seed material for next crop Introduced technologies and advisory continued upto 2016

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TN IAMWARM
- World Bank

TN IAMWARM Sweth nadhi- Model village

Development of Model Villages through introduction of water conservation practices in the swetha nadhi basin

01.05.2008

Dept of Agriculture, Horticulture, Agrl. Engineering, Animal Husbandry and Bank

7

13.82

1 SRF

Completed the projects by introduction of micro irrigation system in the model villages

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NADP-Seed Production

Foundation seed production in pulses

Promotion of foundation seed production through farmers participation in Pulses

01.04.2014

Dept of Agriculture and Seed Certification

1

1.995

1 JRF

TNAU purchased the foundation seeds produced by the farmers

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NADP-PF

NADP - Tamil Nadu Precision Farming Project

The Precision Farming project is called up under NADP during 2008-09 (sanction 2007-08) and is to be implemented

01.04.2008

Dept of Agriculture and Seed Certification

3

-

1 JRF

TNAU purchased the foundation seeds produced by the farmers

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PPV & FRA               Read more...
NADP-INSIMP Post Harvest Technology and value addition of cashew apple     Ministry of Food Processing Industries 2 13.24 5 TA Read more...
NHM NHM TANHODA - model nursery unit Scheme to promote holistic growth of the horticulture sector through an area based regionally differentiated strategies 01.04.2009 National Horticulture Mission 7 0.50 2 CL

The Accreditation team from the National Horticulture Board, Gurgaon, Haryana visited the KVK Model nursery on 31.1.2013 and it was accreditated with single star rating

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ATMA Agricultural  Technology  Management Agency (ATMA).

KVK role is to decide the functional modalities and facilitate them in organizing the training.

29.03.2005 Dept of Agriculture 1 - - Read more...
NABARD - CAT NABARD CAT Programme on Quality spawn (seed) and mushroom Production technology for oyster and Milky Mushroom for tribal youth and women farmers of Salem district

KVK have one demonstration unit for oyster mushroom, A well equipped Research Laboratory for Mushroom seed production and a Training hall with LCD projector facility of 100-150  No. seating capacity.
Experienced subject matter specialist is available to handle the classes and practical demonstrations in mushroom

  NABARD   0.885   Proposal sent for Administrative sanction and Head of account
NABARD - CAT NABARD CAT Programme on Production of Quality Bio-control Agents for farmers of  salem district A Programme Co-ordinator, Subject matter specialist (Plant Pathology), SMS(Entomology) are available to handle the classes and practical demonstrations in bioagents application and production. A well equipped Research Laboratory for bioagents production for talc formulation is available.   NABARD   0.43   Proposal sent for Administrative sanction and Head of account
NABARD - CAT

NABARD CAT programme on ”Training on Apiculture and honey processing technologies to improve the livelihood of farmers groups of Salem District”

A Programme Co-ordinator, Subject matter specialist (Plant Pathology), SMS(Entomology) are available to handle the classes and practical demonstrations in Apiculture and follow up visits are completed 31.03.2014 NABARD 1 0.31   Training programme completed and follow up visits are completed
Soil HC Scheme Soil Health Card Scheme Soil Health Card Scheme is a scheme launched by the Government of India in February 2015. 01.12.2015 Dept of Agriculture 1 1.25  

The World Soil Day campaign aims to connect people with soils and raise awareness on their critical importance in our lives

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