Welcome to Tinsukia KVK's Offical Website
Krishi Vigyan Kendra Tinsukia got sanctioned by Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) in the year 2004 under the administrative control of Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat.This KVK is situated at Gellapukhuri village under Guijan Block within Tinsukia Sub-division and falls under the Upper Brahmaputra Valley Zone, Assam. Soils are sandy to clayey and acidic in nature. The climate is subtropical, warm and humid with an average annual rainfall of 2500 mm. and average rainy days are 140 to 150 days per year. The average maximum temperature is about 39 ºC and minimum 9 ºC. The climate is excellent and nature has bestowed all its blessings in the form of deep forest, grand rivers, exquisitely beautiful landscape, diverse flora and fauna, lovely tea gardens and bio-diversity hot spots.
Participation in the Trainings arranged by the Krishi Vigyan
Kendra: Interested farmers may register their names with the Krishi Vigyan Kendra either personally or through Phone Or E mail for the
training he /she wishes to attend. The Krishi Vigyan Kendra can also
arrange an off campus training on desired topics in farmer's village if
more than 25 farmers from the same village want to participate. Special
trainings can also be arranged for organizations on topics of their
Use of efficient technological tools and Implements:Farmers can be facilitated to go for innovative farming with the use of efficient technological tools as well as other agri implements, which Krishi Vigyan Kendra, could guide. This has
been demonstrated in some villages in the recent past.
Creation of Farmers, Groups: Farmers Groups/Clubs are created
by KVK as an important activity. Farmers are routinely encouraged with
the help of Department of Agriculture for attending bi-annual event such as Kisan Mela and
Farm Darshan held in Rabi and Kharif, respectively.
Soil and Water Testing: Farmers can get their soil and water
samples tested for all eight parameters or parameters of their choice at
reasonable rates in soil testing laboratory located at CCS HAU, Hisar.
Other institutions and organizations can also avail this facility.
Interaction with Scientists: Farmers interact with the scientists
at the Krishi Vigyan Kendra and get consultancy on issues related to agriculture
and allied fields and information on advanced technological options.
Mobile SMS Advisory Service: Farmers may register
themslselves with KVK for getting time to time agri-advisories through mobile SMS service.
Better Quality Seed Advisory: Demonstration/trials of latest
varieties of cereals, pulses and oilseeds are routinely undertaken by KVK through FLDs and OFTs at farmers' fields. The KVK brings into discussion various opportunities and threats faced by the farmers in procurement of quality seed in
Seed, Planting material including nursery input
management and facilitation advisory for fruit and vegetable
Exposure Visits: Farmer Groups could be facilitated to go for
exposure visits at innovative farms and enterprises located in state. For out of state
activities of this type, however, coordination with the state government
and union government through Directorate of Extension Education, is required.
Publications/Study Material: Needy clientele may contact
KVK for the following priced/free of cost study material
1. Package and Practices of Rabi and Kharif crops
2. Publications of KVK, Tinsukia
3. Links (electronic media and other sources of public relations
relevant to farmers).