Agricultural Technology Showcasing Programme

 

KVK, Sonitpur conducted Agricultural Technology Showcasing Programme during 2010-11 to 2015-16 for producing quality seeds of rice,toria,lentil and potato at farmers field.The programme was designed and monitored by the AAU and funded by the RKVY, under the programme contigous block of large areas were selected for showcasing the seed production technology to the farming community under the supervision of KVK,scientist.Farmers were trained and all critical inputs like seeds,chemical fertilizers and plant protection chemicals were provided to the farmers under the programme.The farmers were registered as seed grower at Assam State Seeds Certification Agency(ASSCA) and seeds produced under the programme were purchased by KVK under the buy back policy.The programme was successful in bringing a significant change in the availability of quality seed in Sonitpur district.

 

                     COVERAGE OF AREA UNDER AGRIL.TECHNOLOGY SHOWCASING PROGRAMME IN SONITPUR DISTRICT

  Year  Season  Crop  Variety  Area (ha)  No. of farmer  Location
  2015  Kharif  Winter Paddy

  Ranjit

  Gitesh

  Jalashree

  70.0

  15.0

  25.0

  85   Dolapani,Sootes,Gorpal & Bihaguri
  2014-15  Rabi  Potato  Kufri

  Pokhraj

  4.0  16   Besseria & Napam
  2013-14  Rabi  Toria  TS-38  50.0  60   Bhojkhowa Chapori & Rajgarh
  2013-14  Rabi  Potato  Kufri

  Pokhraj

  4.0  14   Napam Chapori & Amolapam
  2013  Kharif  Winter Paddy  Ranjit  75.0  132   Bhergaon
  2012-13  Rabi  Toria  TS-38  75.0  82   Samdhara & Amolapam
  2012  Kharif  Winter Paddy  Ranjit  100.0  82   Sootea
  2011-12  Rabi  Lentil  Noorie  20.0  28   Bhojkhowa Chapori
  2011-12  Rabi  Toria  TS-38  50.0  107   Rajgarh,Berajan,Mansiri,Koroni Bengali
  2011  Kharif  Winter Paddy  Ranjit  100.0  186   Borchala & Sootea
  2010-11  Rabi  Toria  TS-38  10.0  32   Bapubheti & Baruadoloni
  2010  Kharif  Winter Paddy  Ranjit  100.0  194   Pithakhowa & Puthimari

 

 

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