1.TRAINING TO FARMERS/FARM WOMEN/RURAL YOUTH/EXTENSION FUNCTIONARIES Top..
1.Clientele needs are assessed and thrust areas identified.
2.Short and long term vocational trainings in agriculture and allied fields are organized to farmers / farm women/rural youth.
3.Trainings to extension functionaries to update their knowledge and skill on the emerging advances in agriculture and allied sections.
4.Sponsored trainings also organized as per the demand from sponsoring agencies.
5.OffCampus/Non residential trainings are organized periodically.
2.ON-FARM TESTING Top..
1.Experiments are laid out in farmers field on the available technologies for their suitability.
2.Location specific technologies are identified for their assessment and refinement.
3.Help farmers to solve practical field problems.
3. FRONT LINE DEMONSTRATION Top..
1.New varieties are popularized.
2.FLDs on Oilseeds, Pulses, Cereals and Horticultural crops are conducted.
3.Latest production/protection technologies are demonstrated on farmers fields.
4.FARM ADVISORY AND EXTENSION SERVICES Top..
1.Scientists visit farmers fields weekly in collaboration with Department of Agriculture, Puducherry.
2.Field Problems are assessed and suitable remedial measures are advised on location.
3.Field days, farmers fair, Exhibitions melas, seminars, Kisan Gosthies, ex trainees meet, explosive visits are organized under extension services.
5. FARM SCIENCE CLUBS Top..
1.Farmers in each village with 20-20 farmers become members of Farm Science Clubs.
2.Trainings imparted to Farm Science Clubs members on priority basis.
3.Their fields are inspected for advisory services when required.
4.Trained farmers share their knowledge and expertise with other farmers.
6. SELF HELP GROUP UNDER WOMEN CELL Top..
1.Members are trained for additional income for their family and empowerment of women.
2.Training for self employment on aspects of agriculture and allied fields given to enable members to start Self employment unit.
7. NABARD CLUBS Top..
1.Nine Technology Transfer Clubs started during 2004.
2.Eight more Farmers Clubs started during 2009.
3.Financially assisted by NABARD.
4.Clubs organize demonstrations, meets, workshops, etc. for technology transfer.
5.Technically supported by KVK and State Development Departments.
8. SOIL, WATER AND PLANT TESTING LABORATORY Top..
1.Soil Nutrient status N, P, K & other minor nutrients testing.
2.Water testing.
3.Plant analysis.
Suitable recommendations are advised based on the above testings.
9. PLANT HEALTH CLINIC Top..
1.Diagnosing nutrient deficiency and advising nutrient management.
2.Diagnosing crop pests and diseases and advisory services.
10. NEWS LETTER Top..
1. Pondicherry KRISHI VISION - published as a quartely and bilingual (Tamil & English).
2. Activities of Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Training Schedule, recommendations, special events in the     Kendra, etc are being published.
3. Published since September 2003.
11. WEBSITE Top..
1. www.puducherrykvk.org - this gives information on activities, training schedule, services     rendered & information on Medicinal plant, field crops, products available for sale etc.
2. Hosted during the Annual Review Meeting of KVKs of Zone VIII on 16.09.2003.
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