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Extension Activities

Exhibition cum awareness programme on right application of fertilizers

Conducted Awareness programme for farmers on right application of fertilizers at KVK Namakkal on 22.10.19. Video flims on INM, entrepreneur activities and Livetelecast of the Central minister of Agrl. and Farmers Welfare were shown to farmers. Exhibition on theme of INM was arranged by KVK Namakkal and IFFCO. Demonstrations on quality composting and biofertilizer application were carried out. Lecture on INM concept was delivered. Soil health cards distributed to farmerts. Total participants: 180 (152 farmers, 20 RAWE students and 8 officials).

Kisan & Vigyan Day

ICM on groundnut and small onion, soil & water testing procedures delivered to farmers. Soil health cards and critical inputs for CFLD oilseeds were distributed to farmers.

Diagnostic Visit

KVK Namakkal and the department of agriculture officials had a joint diagnostic visit to maize fields for assessing the incidence level of Fall Army Worm at Mohanur, Sendamangalam, Namagiripettai, Vennandur, Mallasamudram blocks of Namakkal district. Recorded the army worm incidence level is at 18 to 20 %. Farmers advised with suitable management practices, identification of the worm and demonstration of foliar spraying of different chemicals were imparted to extension officials and farmers.