Infrastructure Facilities

Soil, Plant & Water Testing Laboratory:

Krishi Vigyan Kendra established Soil, Plant & Water testing laboratory in the year 2005 with the support of Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi.  So far 8056 soil samples and 3601 water samples analysed.  The Subject Matter Specialist organizes Soil Health Camp in different blocks of the district to create awareness on importance of soil sampling and soil testing among the farmers.  Every year KVK conducted World Soil Day by inviting Scientist, Line Department Officials and Farmers.

Plant Health Diagnostic Center :

Plant Health Diagnostic Centre established in the year 2010 with the support of ICAR.   The centre analyzed the pests and disease infected plant and recommendations given for rectifying the problem to the farmers.  So far 3524 samples were analyzed in the centre.

Bio Control Laboratory:

Bio Control Laboratory was established in the year 2008 and producing the bio inoculants like Pseudomonas fluorescens, Trichoderma viride, Trichoderma harzianum Pacileomyeces lilicanus and biofertilizers like Azospirillum, Phosphobacterium, Vesicular Arbuscular Mycorrhizae and bio pesticide like Neem soap and pungam soap, for managing the pests and diseases.   The farmers are availing for their farming activities.

Micro Nutrient Production Unit:

Micro nutrient is essential for crop growth in order to increase in production and productivity of the crops.  In this context KVK established Micro Nutrient Production Unit and produces Banana Special, Vegetable Special and Mango Special.  The Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, Bangalore has given the formulation technology for producing these micro nutrient.  The Farmers, Departments, KVKs are availing these micro nutrients for their farming activities.

Mushroom Spawn Production Unit:

Mushroom Spawn production laboratory established for Mushroom Bed Spawn (Oyster and Milky) production.  The spawn are produced and supply to the mushroom growers on indent basis. Oyster and milky mushroom model demo unit have been established at KVK premises.

Processing Unit:

KVK established Processing Unit in order to support the farmer and entrepreneurs. This centre has machinery and equipment like Grader and Destoner, Dehuller, Pulveriser, Baking Oven, Kneader, Vegetable cutter, Paste making machine, Amla juice maker and Sealing machine to process millets, fruits and vegetables with minimum charges.

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