• Conducting on-farm testing to identify the location specificity of agricultural technologies under various farming systems
  • Organizing frontline demonstrations to establish production potential of various crops and enterprises on the farmers’ fields. Read more


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Sales counter established 2016. Seeds of pulses, minor millets, horticultural plants viz, guava, mango, medicinal and ornamental crops, vermicompost, value added millet and minor millet products, fresh fruits like amla, sapota are sold for the benefit of farmers, students and staffs.

KVK News

  • Scientific Advisory Committee meeting on 21.02.2020
  • Monthly Zonal Workshop on 18.02.2020


 S. No Name of the scheme Date of start Date of closure Budget

(Rs in Lakh)

1. Cluster FLD 2018-19 2018-19 Kharif : 1.80

Rabi : 0.54

2. NFSM –

Seed Hub

July, 2016 April, 2019 150
3. TN-IAMP(IAMWARM II) 2017 -18 2022-2023 97.07
4 PKVY 2019 2020 3.30


Sl.No Name & address of the farmer Award Sponsoring agency
1. Mr. M. Arunachalam




Melur block

Mob. No.7708548715

Young achiever award TNAU
2. Mr. V. Krishnan

Kulamangalam, Thandalai,

Madurai West


Velansemmal award TNAU
3. Mrs. Josephine Selvaraj

Vibi’s Natural Honey Farm, L.K.T. Nagar, Narasingam Road, Kadachanaenthal Post,

Madurai 625 107. Madurai East


ASPEE award ASPEE foundation
4. Mr.Maruthanayagam Mechanized  Farmer Award TNAU
5. Mr.C.Parthasarathy , Madurai district Best Innovative farmer award TNAU, Coimbatore
6. Mr.A.Azhagusundaram ,

Madurai district

KrishiYuvaSamman award Mahindra SamriddhiAgri awards, New Delhi.
7. Th.G. Sriram

Sedapatti, Madurai.

Farm Mechanization TNAU, Coimbatore
8. Th.S. Ramasubramani

Madurai West, Madurai.

Farm Mechanization TNAU, Coimbatore
Sl.No. Name of the scientist and award Year Awarding Organization Individual/ collaborative
1. Dr. ChelviRamessh

Programme Coordinator,

Best Extension Professional

2017 TNAU , Coimbatore Individual
2. KVK, Madurai

Best  CFLD Centre in Zone X

2017 ICAR –ATARI, Zone X, Hyderabad Collaborative
3. KVK, Madurai

Participation  of   Exhibition

2018 Sugarcane Breeding Institute , Coimbatore Collaborative
4. Dr. K. Anandhi, SMS (PBG)

Second prize in oral presentation

2018 CSC & RI, Madurai Individual
5. Dr. B. Usharani, SMS (PP)

Fellow of Society for biocontrol advancement, Bengaluru, India

2018 NBAIR, Bangalore Individual
6. Dr. B. Usharani, SMS (PP)

Best oral presentation

2018 KRISAT, Usilampatti, Madurai Individual
7. KVK, Madurai

Best KVK 2018

2018 TNAU , Coimbatore Collaborative
8. KVK, Madurai

Best  CFLD Centre in Zone X

2018 ICAR –ATARI, Zone X, Hyderabad Collaborative