Seventh Scientific Advisory Council Meeting (22.09.2016)
The 7th Scientific Advisory Committee Meeting of ICAR-Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Needamangalam was held at KVK, Needamangalam on 22.09.2016.
Director of Extension Education, TNAU, Coimbatore, presided over the function.
Director, TRRI, Aduthurai and
Dr. P.Chandre Gowda,
Principal Scientist, ICAR-ATARI, Bengaluru delivered special addresses.
The official and non official members of Scientific Advisory Committee were participated in the meeting.
Scientists of ICAR-KVK, Needamangalam also participated in the meeting.
Programme Coordinator, ICAR-KVK, Needamangalam, welcomed the gathering of the meeting and explained the action taken on the recommendations of the sixth SAC meeting conducted on 24.06.2013. He also presented the overview of ICAR-KVK and its mandatory activities since last SAC.
During the presidential address, the Respected Director of Extension Education, Dr. H.Philip appealed to SAC members to provide their valuable suggestions to be executed by ICAR-KVK for the welfare of the farmers of Thiruvarur District. He has insisted that the ICAR-KVK and line departments to work together for uplifting the socio economic conditions of farmers of Thiruvarur District and asked to utilize the services of scientists from nearby research stations for conducting trainings, campaigns and field days and advised to ensure the availability of seeds and marketing facilities while conducting FLD’s.
Dr. V.Ravi, Director, TRRI, Aduthurai has stressed to provide strategies to be adopted at every season and distress period through print media.
Dr. P.Chandre Gowda, Principal Scientist, ICAR-ATRI has appreciated the mode of conduct of SAC. He asked to include the inputs given by members during this SAC in the next action plan. He also suggested to conduct the SAC in Village itself with low level officers and field representatives.
All the SAC members gave their valuable suggestions for strengthening TOT activities of ICAR-KVK in the forthcoming year.
At the end
Subject Matter Specialist (Agrl. Engineer) proposed vote of thanks.
Seventh Scientific Advisory Council Meeting – Events
Sixth Scientific Advisory Council Meeting (24.06.2013)
Scientific Advisory Council Meeting was conducted in the Forenoon of 24.06.2013 at KVK training hall. Dr.K.Chozhan, Programme
Coordinator, KVK, Thiruvarur welcomed the gathering. The meeting was
chaired by Honourable Vice
Chancellor of Tamil Nadu
Agricultural University, Coimbatore. During his introductory and concluding
speech, Vice Chancellor narrated various developments in the University in
the field of Research, Education and Extension. He requested the KVK and
the line departments to work together for the upliftment of socio economic
status of farmers of Thiruvarur district through transfer of technology. He
also appreciated the team works of KVK, Thiruvarur. The District Collector,
Th. C.Natarajan participated as a special guest and grace the function
Next to the
introductory remarks of the Vice Chancellor, a detailed presentation was
made by Dr.K.Chozhan, Programme Coordinator, KVK, Thiruvarur on the action
taken on fifth SAC recommendations, important events, success stories and
future plan of work of KVK.
Dr.C.V.Sairam, Senior scientist, Office of the Zonal Project Directorate,
Zone VIII, Bangalore has participated in the place of Zonal Project
Director and given valuable remarks for the betterment of the KVK,
Dr.K.A.Ponnusamy, Director of Extension Education, TNAU and Dr.T.Jayaraj, Director, Tamil Nadu
Rice Research Institute, Aduthurai are the key dignitaries’ who offered
valuable suggestions towards the growth and services of KVK, Thiruvarur.
This meeting was also
attended by 25 officials of line
departments such as Joint Director
of Agriculture, Deputy Director of Agriculture, Assistant Director of
Agriculture (Needamangalam), Joint Director of Animal Husbandry, Deputy
Director of Horticulture, Assistant Director of Horticulture (Mannargudi),
Deputy Director-Department of Agri Business and Marketing, Associate Professor
and Head-Farmers Training Centre, Thiruvarur (on behalf of DEE,TANUVAS), Assistant
Engineer-Department of Agricultural Engineering, Assistant
Engineer-District Industrial Center, Forest Ranger (Mannargudi)-Department
of Forest, Inspector-Department of Sericulture and District Development
Manager, NABARD. They offered their valuable remarks. Besides, four farmer
members of SAC also attended the meeting.
programme five extension literatures
were released by the Vice Chancellor and District Collector for the benefit
of farming community.
Totally 25 official and
non official members attended the SAC meeting. The SAC meeting was
conducted in a successful manner with the valuable suggestions received
from all the official and non-official members.
Dr.T.Dhamodaran, Subject Matter Specialist (Agricultural Extension)
proposed vote of thanks at the end.
Sixth Scientific Advisory Council Meeting – Events