Krishi Vigyan Kendra

ACTIVITIES OF KVK SIAHA

 KVK Siaha district performs its activities as per mandates suggested by ICAR,New Delhi. They are as follows:

  1.  On farm trials to identify location specific of agricultural technologies under various system: On Farm trials on crops ,animals etc have been conducted in small area at farmers field in few villages like Noahtlah I,III, Lobo,Kawlchaw E, Zero ,Zyhno, Siatlai etc for different crops  like ginger, brinjal, chilli, onion,strawberry, cabbage, mustard, pineapple etc and animals and birds like kamrupa birds, pig, poultry, goats, quail, cattle etc.
  2. Front line demonstration (FLD): FLD’s are conducted to establish different agricultural technologies on farmers field. Demonstrations are done for horizontal Spread of different agricultural technologies under different crops like soybean, strawberry, French bean, Okra, Tomato, Mizo Chilli, cabbage, broccoli, paddy etc. Amongst the  poultry and livestock sectors, popularization of Quail, kamrupa birds, rabbitry, feed conservation, and other scientific managemental practices have been achieved.
  3. Trainings: Trainings are given to farmers , rural youth and extension personnel to update their knowledge and skills in modern agricultural technologies.
  4. Demonstrations: Different methods and techniques for agricultural development are also demonstrated in KVK Demonstrational farm.
  5. Diagnostic visits : Diagnostic visits at farmers’ field  to identify problems (Pests and disease incidence, or any other crops related problems)
  6. Field day: Selected farmers on timely basis are taken to different farms to provide innovative ideas and technologies.
  7. Clinical assistance: In regard to animals clinical assistance and treatment are provided at farmers’ doorstep.
  8. Exhibition / Kisan Mela / Kisan gosthis’: Exhibition / Kisan Mela / Kisan gosthis’ etc are organised at least twice in a year to create awareness on different agricultural tools, implements and technologies
  9. Interaction: Interactive session between KVK scientists and those engaged in different agricultural sectors are conducted on need based subjects
  10. TV & Radio talk: TV and Radio talk with Live Phone In Programme is conducted once in a year to assist farmers of remote areas in their day to day problems
  11. Soil Testing: An important component in increasing production is location wise soil testing and issueing of soil health card is also being conducted in various parts of the district
  12. Mobile advisory services: Scientists of different discipline rendered mobile advisory services through SMS/ Whats app messages during disease outbreak (crops and animals) through selected Farmers’ Friend in different villages. This is a very important tool in minimizing production losses and ensuring endemics of the problems.

Other than the above ICAR mandated activities, different activities like  Celebrations of important days, Doubling farmers income, Swachhta hi Sewa, Jal Shakti Abhiyan, distribution of leaflets/folders, NFSM, Integrated Pest Management (IPM), Skill Development for farmers, PKVY, STRY (Skill training for rural youth) etc has also been taken up by KVK Siaha. Capacity development of farmers and extension personnel to update their knowledge and skills on modern agricultural technologies –

  • To work as Knowledge and Resource Centre of agricultural technologies for supporting initiatives of public, private and voluntary sectors in improving the agricultural economy of the district.
  • Provide farm advisories using ICT and other media means on varied subjects of interest to farmers.

In addition, KVK would produce quality technological products (seed, planting material, bio-agents, livestock) and make it available to farmers, organize frontline extension activities, identify and document selected farm innovations and converge with ongoing schemes and programmes within the mandate of KVK.

STAFF POSITION
S.No NAME Designation Mobile No.

1

Dr. H. Vanlalhmuliana

Sr. Scientist & Head

9862222958

2

Mrs. C. Rachael

Scientist (Plant Protection)

9436709072

3

B. Hmingthanzami

Scientist ( Home Science)

9862817889

4

Dr. (Ms) Lalzaidami

Scientist (AH&Vety)

9612235961

5

Mrs. S. Sisi

Scientist (Horticulture)

9436379665

6

Ms. J. Vanlalhluzuali

Scientist (Agril. Extension)

9862343292

7

Mr. Lalthanliana Hranglung

Assistant

9612165871

8

Ms. K.T. Rose Pawpi

Programme Asst (Farm Manager)

8414934409

9

Mrs..Lalthasangi

Programme Asst ( Extension)

8126242075

10

Mr. Ravi Sharma

Programme Asst ( Computer)

8794125399

11

Ms. PB. Lallawmzuali

Stenographer

8014532252

12

Mr. J. Sanglura

Driver Cum Mechanic

9612588917

13

Mr. Lalmuankima

Drver Cum Mechanic

7085134336

14

Mr. MC. Lalfakzuala

Supporting staff

8414952656

15

Mr. Biaktinkhuma

Supporting staff

8974135047

16

J. Lalhriatchhunga

Contractual labour

7005485611