Activities

  • On-farm testing to identify the location specificity of agricultural technologies under various farming systems
  • Organize Frontline Demonstrations to establish production potential of technologies on the farmers’ fields
  • Training of farmers to update their knowledge and skills in modern agricultural technologies
  • Training of extension personnel to orient them in the frontier areas of technology development
  • To work as resource and knowledge centre of agricultural technology for supporting initiatives of public, private and voluntary sector for improving the agricultural economy of the district
  • Technologies assessed and refined for Tiruppur
  • Special Technologies promoted for Tiruppur
  • Successful Entrepreneurs Developed by KVK Pongalur

On Farm Trails

  • On Farm Trails : 2021-22
Sl. No Thematic Area Crop Technology To be Assessed Demos Beneficiaries
1 Weed management Maize Assessment of weed management practices in Maize 5 5
2 Crop Management Sugarcane Maximizing cane yield in sugarcane through sett treatments 5 5
3 Varietal evaluation Chilli Assessment of chilli hybrids 5 5
4 Composting Techniques Coconut Assessment of Management modules against coconut Rugose spiraling whitefly 5 5
5 Plant Protection Banana Demonstration of Integrated Pest management against Banana pseudo stem borer 5 5
6 Plant Protection Coconut Assessing composting techniques for recycling coconut wastes 5 5
7 Food Science Tomato / Banana Assessment of coating formulation to improve shelf life of fruits and vegetables 5 5
8 Food Science Coconut Assessment of dehydration technology for desiccated coconut 5 5
9 Animal Science Ovine Assessment of performance of small ruminant mineral mixture on production performance of sheep 5 5
10 Animal Science Poultry Assessment of dietary supplementation of fresh and dried Azolla on the performance of Backyard poultry in Tiruppur district 5 5
11 Extension Extension Assessment of Effectiveness of Agricultural Technology Transfer among Rural Youth by using ICT tools 60 farmers each 60 farmers each
12 Extension Extension Assessment of the Effectiveness of different Training Evaluation Methods (Honey bee rearing) 60 farmers each 60 farmers each

 

 

  • On Farm Trails : 2020-21
Sl. No Thematic Area Crop Technology To be Assessed Demos Beneficiaries
1 Plant Protection Maize Assessment of the Nutrient Requirement with Different Fertilizer Recommendations in Maize 5 5
2 Crop Production Green gram Performance of Green gram Variety 5 5
3 Crop Management Tapioca Assessing the performance of high yielding Tapioca variety suitable for Tiruppur district 5 5
4 Crop Management Coconut Assessment of management modules against Coconut Rugose Spiralling Whitefly 5 5
5 Organic Farming Composting techniques Assessing the composting techniques 5 5
6 Animal Science Dairy Cattle Assessment of feed additive for enhancing the milk yield and milk composition in cross breed dairy cattle 5 5
7 Extension Extension Assessing the Effectiveness of e-Extension Methods in terms of Knowledge Gain, Perception and Symbolic Adoption behaviour among the Rural Youth 3 3
8 Food Science Food Science Assessment of dehydration in Moringa leaves for suitable extruded product 1 1

 

 

  • On Farm Trails : 2019-20
Sl. No Thematic Area Crop Technology To be Assessed Demos Beneficiaries
1 Plant Protection Coconut Assessment of Management Modules against Coconut Rugose Whitefly 5 5
2 Crop Production Green gram Assess the performance of Green gram variety for higher productivity 5 5
3 Crop Management Maize Assessing Nutrient Potential of residual plant nutrients & its effect on Maize yield 5 5
4 Organic Farming Assess the performance of Different Composting Cultures to enhance the composting process 5 5
5 Crop Protection Maize Assessment of management modules against Fall Army Worm in Maize 5 5
6 Extension Assessing the Effectiveness of Different Mobile Apps in terms of Knowledge Gain and Agro Advisory Services 60 farmers 60