To double farmers income in Nilgiris district and to ensure nutritional security to the people


Horticulture Research Station is committed to increase the area, production and productivity of Horticulture Crops of Hilly regions by imparting  innovative technologies

About the station

  • Breeding and evaluation of crop varieties in temperate horticulture crops suitable for the Nilgiris
  • Standardization of production techniques for Temperate Horticultural crops
  • Nutrient and weed management in Temperate Horticultural crops
  • Integrated disease and nematode management in temperate horticulture crops
  • Standardization of production techniques for medicinal mushrooms
  • Effective management of hill horticulture crops through integerated organic farming system suitable for domestic¬† and export market