|Krishi Vigyan Kendra|
Kottayam started functioning at RARS, Kumarakom under KAU on March
2000 in order to cater the needs of the farming community of Kottayam
district thereby bridging the gap between farmers and scientists.
KVK, Kottayam attached to RARS, Kumarakom started extension activities as remandated ZARS under NATP. supported by the scientists of the station in addition to their regular research works.
KVK, Kottayam has been upgraded to a full fledged
KVK supported by 16 staff members with the financial assistance from
ICAR since April 2004. We organise several training programmes and
lay out a number of FLD and OFT in agriculture and allied enterprises
On campus training programmes
Publication of extension literature