ICAR - Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Thiruvarur

Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) of Thiruvarur District is located at Needamangalam in Nagappattinam-Gudulur NH 67. It is functioning since 2004 under Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) with the guidelines prescribed by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) to cater to the needs of the farming community of Thiruvarur district with the major objective of Transfer of Technology in agriculture and allied fields. Krishi Vigyan Kendra is located 30 km away from Thanjavur and Thiruvarur Towns.Majority of the farmers in the operational area of the KVK do practice rice based cropping system. In line with the cropping pattern of the district, the KVK, Thiruvarur has tailored its activities towards the location specificity of the problems. The activities are mostly concentrated towards addressing problems and transferring knowledge pertaining to rice and rice based farming systems Read more