Front Line Demonstration (FLD)

Front Line Demo : 2019-20

S. No. Category/Crop or enterprise Prioritized problem Technologies Demonstrated Source of Technology Status* No. of Demo Area (ha)/ Unit Total cost involved (Rs.) Team members involved No. of demos targeted in DFI villages No. of demos targeted under SC-SP
1 Paddy Nutrient deficiencies Demonstration on INM in Paddy TNAU New FLD 10 4 30000 SMS (Soil science) 5
 2 Paddy False smut disease in bold seeded rice Demonstration of IPDM in Rice with Special focus on Bold Seed Variety TNAU New FLD 5 2 22500

SMS (Nematology)

& Programme Assistant(Technical)

4
3 Maize Fall army warm

Demonstration of IDM  against Fall army warm in maize

 

TNAU 2019 New FLD 10 4 18000 SMS (Nematology) 3 2
4 Groundnut Micronutrient deficiencies Demonstration on TNAU Groundnut Rich TNAU New FLD 10 4 22500 SMS (Soil science) 3 2
5 Banana Micronutrient deficiencies Demonstration of IIHR  Banana Special IIHR Bengaluru New FLD 10 4 21800 SMS (Soil science) 3 3
6 Papaya Stem rot disease Demonstration of IDM against  Stem rot in Papaya TNAU New FLD 10 4 11000 SMS (Nematology) 2 2
7 Onion Lack of awareness about newly released varieties Demonstration of aggregatum Onion Co 6 TNAU 2020 New FLD 10 4 15000 SMS (Horticulture) 3 3
8 Onion Thrips problem Demonstration of IPM against Onion Thrips TNAU New FLD 10 4 20000 SMS (Nematology) 3 2
9 Tomato Non availability of  suitable hybrid for long transport with thick pericarp Demonstration of Co 4 Tomato hybrid TNAU 2020 New FLD 10 4 13500 SMS (Horticulture) 2 2
10 Tomato Pinworm in tomato Demonstration of IPM against Tomato Pinworm TNAU New FLD 10 4 21000 SMS (Nematology) 2 2
11 Amaranthus Lack of awareness about newly released variety Demonstration of Amaranthus PLR 1 TNAU 2014 New FLD 10 4 7200 SMS (Horticulture) 2 2
12 Coriander Lack of awareness about newly released variety Demonstration of Coriander Co 4 TNAU 2019 New FLD 10 4 9000 SMS (Horticulture) 2 2
13 Coconut Micronutrient deficiencies Demonstration of Coconut Tonic and Micronutrient  Mixture

TNAU

 

New FLD 10 4 32000 SMS (Soil science) 4 3
14 Sugarcane Non availability of short duration Jaggery purpose variety Demonstration of Sugarcane Variety Co 11015 SBI, ICAR Coimbatore 2018

Already approved FLD

2nd year

5 2 51000 Programme Coordinator & Programme Assistant (Technical)
15 Tapioca Lack of awareness about newly released varieties Demonstration of Tapioca variety YTP 1 TNAU 2013

Already approved FLD

2nd year

5 2 16000 Programme Coordinator & Programme Assistant (Technical)
16 Sunhemp Lack of availability of quality seed material

Farmer’s Participatory  Seed production in Sun hemp

 

TNAU New FLD 10 4 11500 SMS (Seed Technology) 2 2
17 Medicinal plants Lack of awareness about medicinal plants value among young generation Demonstration of  medicinal plants garden  in rural schools TNAU New FLD 5 8100 SMS (Seed Technology) 2 1
18 Fodder crops Lack of awareness about mixed fodder and to improve milk yield Demonstration of Mixed Fodder Crop (Co 5, CoFS 31, Fodder maize) TNAU 2014 New FLD 5 2 12750 SMS (Seed Technology) 1
19 Value addition

Lack of awareness about

Value added products

Demonstration of Value Added Products from Moringa Leaves to SHG Women TNAU 2015 New FLD 5 15000 SMS (Home Science) 1 1
20 Value addition

Lack of awareness about

Nutrient value of millets

Demonstration of Nutri-Millet based by Products and its Value Addition

 

TNAU 2015 New FLD 5 15000 SMS (Home Science) 1 1
21 Nutritional garden

Lack of awareness about

Nutritive value of  vegetables and greens among school children

Demonstration of Nutri Garden ZPD – Home Science Workshop 28-30 Oct’2014 New FLD 5 15000 SMS (Home Science)
22 Poultry Lack of Improved  Native Chicken for egg and meat purpose with good disease resistance Demonstration of TANUVAS Assel Chicken in Backyard TANUVAS 2018 New FLD 10 20000 SMS (Animal Husbandry) 1
23 Livestock Poor milk yield Demonstration of TANUVAS Mineral mixture

TANUVAS

 

New FLD 10 10500 SMS (Animal Husbandry) 1 2
24 Apiculture Lack of awareness about income from allied activities Demonstration of Apiculture Unit for Income Generating Activity TNAU 2010-2019 Already approved FLD 7 5 42000 Programme Coordinator & Supervisor 1 1
25 Terrace gardening

Non availability of fresh and nutritional vegetables

Higher price

Demonstration of Terrace Gardening for Improving the Nutritional Wellbeing of the Women TNAU-2018 Already approved FLD

Unit-1

 

No of training -5

 

40000 Programme Coordinator & Programme Assistant (Technical)
26 Extension Lack of diagnostic tool for IDM

Demonstration on Diagnostic Tool (Fold scope) along with Integrated Disease Management in Groundnut

 

Stanford UniversityUSA MoU DBT – GOI & Prakash Lab, USA – 2015 New FLD 10    9000 Programme Coordinator & Programme Assistant (Computer) 2        –

Sl. No Crop Thematic Area Technology  Demonstrated Demos Beneficiaries
1 Paddy Crop Production Demonstration of Paddy variety  TKM 13 instead of Co52 10 10
2 Small onion Crop Management Demonstration of IPM in Small onion 10 10
3 Sugercane Crop Production Demonstration on Sugarcane variety  (CO-11015) 10 10
4 Bhendi Crop Management Demonstration on ICM in Bhendi Hybrid CO-4 10 10
5 Groundnut Crop Management Demonstration of IPDM in irrigated Ground nut 10 10
6 Castor Crop Improvement Demonstration of High yielding wilt resistant  Castor Hybrid – YRCH 2 10 10
7 Paddy Crop improvement Demonstration of Rice VGD 1 10 10
8 Gardenting Gardening Demonstration of  terrace gardening for improving the nutritional wellbeing of women 10 10
9 Apiculture Apiculture

Apiculture  as Alternative Source of Income Generation

in  Agriculture

10 10
10 Poultry Animal Husbandry Demonstration on TANUVAS Aseel Chicken 10 10
11 IFS IFS Integrated Farming System 5 5
12 Sorghum Crop Improvement Demonstration of dual purpose sorghum variety CSH 41 10 10
13 Tapioca Crop Production Demonstration of Tapioca Variety –YTP-1 10 10
14 Fodder crops Crop Improvement Demonstration of Mixed fodder seed bank 10 10
15 Poultry Animal husbandry Demonstration on Rearing of Nandhanam Quail III 10 10
16 Home science Value added Demonstration of Value added products from Moringa leaf and pulp 10 10