Farm advisory

Based on the weather forecast crop advisory is issued regularly to farmers through mobile text messages. Farmers visiting KVK attended by scientist to solve their problems and queries. The KVK staff also tries to diagnose the plant samples brought by the farmers and corrective measures are suggested. Scientists provide solution to problems related to agriculture and allied activities of the farmers during field visits or through telephone. Diagnostic field visits are made on receipt of field problems from district extension functionaries or farmers. A group of multi-disciplinary scientists issue suitable advisories making visit to the affected sites.

Mobile text message

Agro-advisories and information are sent to the farmers related to crops and allied enterprises as mobile message to help improve the production and productivity. Every year 50-60 messages are sent to more than 40000 registered farmers of the district through mKisan portal of Govt of India.