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.
Name of the KVK Centre
RVS- Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Location and Complete Address
Urmelalagian Village, Ayikudi Post, Kadayanallur Taluk, Tirunelveli District-627852.
Year of Establishment
Designation of the Head of KVK
Senior Scientist & Head
Major functions of the Centre
Research, Education, Extension, Training
Major crops and allied enterprises
Paddy, Pulses, Coconut, Banana, Groundnut, Cotton, Sugarcane, Vegetables, Dairying, Poultry, Coirpith.
Lead function of the Centre
Dissemination of agricultural technologies, through training and demonstrations. Implementing Institution Village Linkage Programme
6 dormitory to accommodate 40 members
Whether easily available
No. of Trainee Scientists who could be easily accommodated
Audio visual facility
Are the crops available round the year
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
What is the nearest FTC/Research Station
Rice Research Station, Ambasamuthiram
Nearest Railway station / Bus stand
Kadayanallur – 8 Kms
Indicate the Bank for official transaction
Indian Overseas Bank, Kadayanallur, Tirunelveli District