About RVS KVK -Tirunelveli

 

 

Krishi Vigyan Kendra-Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu

 

The RVS Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Tirunelveli was established in the year 1994 by RVS Educational Trust, Sulur in memory of Rathinavel Subramanium and headed by Dr. K.V. Kuppuswamy, Chairman.

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Name of the KVK Centre    

RVS- Krishi Vigyan Kendra

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Location and Complete Address

Urmelalagian Village, Ayikudi Post, Tenkasi Taluk, Tirunelveli District-627852.

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Year of Establishment

Nov. 1994

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Designation of the Head of  KVK

Programme Coordinator

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Communication facilities     

 

 

Telegram

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Telephone

Off. 04633-292500

 

Telex

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Fax

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E-Mail

tirunelvelikvk@gmail.com, rvskvk@rediffmail.com

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Major functions of the Centre

Research, Education, Extension, Training

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Major crops and allied enterprises

Paddy, Pulses, Coconut, Banana, Groundnut, Cotton, Sugarcane, Vegetables, Dairying, Poultry, Coirpith.

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Lead function of the Centre

Dissemination of agricultural technologies, through training and demonstrations. Implementing Institution Village Linkage Programme

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Lodging facilities

 

 

No.of rooms

6 dormitory to accommodate 40 members

 

Whether easily available

 Yes

 

No. of Trainee Scientists who could be easily accommodated

10 Nos

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Boarding facilities

Yes

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Nearest town/city

15 Kms

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Audio visual facility

Available

 

Overhead Projector

 

Slide Projector

Available

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Computer facility

Available

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Transport facility

Available

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Are the crops available round the year

yes

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No of  villages nearby KVK centre where crops are grown round the year

15 - 20

 

a) Are these villages nearby KVK Centre (Indicate distance in Kms.)

5 - 20 Kms.

 

b) Are they connected by bus or any other conveyance

Bus, not frequent

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What is the nearest FTC/Research Station

Rice Research Station, Ambasamuthiram

FTC, Tirunelvel

 

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Nearest Railway station / Bus stand

Kadayanallur – 8 Kms

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Indicate the Bank for official transaction

Indian Overseas Bank, Kadayanallur, Tirunelveli District