Agriculture

Agriculture department deals with the formulation and implementation of various programmes to augment production of both food crops and cash crops in the State. It undertakes activities among farmers to promote scientific methods of cultivation plant protection etc. and also arranges the supply of high yielding varieties of seeds, seedlings, planting materials and plant protection chemicals to farmers. The department also formulates policies and programmes relating to provision of credit to farmers. Agricultural Research, Education and Extension are three important functions of the department. It runs agricultural farms and also has an engineering wing.

In Palakkad District the District Office is functioning in Civil Station, Palakkad. Besides this, 13 Assistant Director Office, 95 Krishi Bhavans, 5 State Seed Farm Centre ( Kunnanur, Alathur, Muthalamada, Anagnadi, Kongad ), 4 Special Farms ( Horti Culture Development Farm, Malampuzha, Orange & Vegetable Farm, Nelliyampathy, Intregrated Seed Development Farm, Eruthenpathy, Central Orchard, Pattambi ) are functioning in this District. In addition to this , Soil Testing Centre , Pattambi, Rural Agriculture Technical Training Centre, Malampuzha, Agriculture Assistant Engineer Office, Malampuzha, Fertilizers Quality Control Lab, Pattambi, State AGMARK Grading Labortary, Thathamangalam are also in Palakkad. Office of the Paddy Development Agency is also functioning in the Civil Station.

The Head of the District Office is the Principal Agricultural Officer. He is assist by Deputy Director, Assistant Director, Assistant Principal Agricultural Officer, Technical Assistants, Agricultural Officers, Agricultural Assistants, Senior Superientendent, Junior Superientendent, Clerks and Office Attendeters. The Principal Agricultural Officer is the convenor of the District Level Committee of the Kerala State Paddy and Wet Land Act 2008.

Contact Address of the District Office

Principal Agricultural Officer
Civil Station, Palakkad – 678001
Phone : 04912505075, Fax : 04912505075
E-mail : paopkd[at]gmail[dot]com

Service From Various Offices Under Agricultural Development And Farmers Welfare Department

SERVICES FROM KRISHIBHAVANS

  • Certificate for Electricity Connections
  • Free Electricity
  • Subsidy for various crops
  • Subsidy under State Horticulture Mission scheme
  • Subsidy under Central Scheme
  • Procurement of Coconut
  • KLU Certificate
  • Agricultural Extension
  • Pension for Small and Marginal Farmers
  • Verification of Pension for Agricultural Labourers
  • Soil Sample Testing
  • Testing of Fertilizer and Pesticides
  • License for Fertilizer, PP Chemical, Seeds and Nurseries
  • Distribution of High yielding varieties of Seeds and Seedlings
  • Provide Latest Technologies to farmers
  • Services from department farms
  • 9 department farms in Palakkad Producing distributing High Yielding seeds & seedlings.Conducting demonstration of new technologies in farms. Producing value added products in farms.
  • Services from LABS
  • Quality control of fertilizer in FQCL
  • Soil Testing LABS
  • Testing of Soil samples collected from Krishibhavans and issuing recommendation for application of fertilizer & Organic manure.
  • Agmark LAB
  • Agmark certification to Agricultural products.

Agricultural Development & Farmers Welfare Department Contact Details

ALATHUR
Sl. No. Block / Krishibhavan Office CUG
1 A.D.A. ALATHUR 04922222480, 04922223209 8281155012
2 Alathur 04922223642 8281155025
3 Erimayur 04922211170 8281155026
4 Kavassery 04922202521, 04922222052 8281155027
5 Tarur 04922206333, 04922232265 8281155028
6 Kannambra 04922267237 8281155029
7 Pudukode 04922267240 8281155030
8 Kizhakkanchery 04922254323 8281155032
9 Vadakkanchery 04922259353 8281155033
KUZHALMANNAM
Sl. No. Block / Krishibhavan Office CUG
1 A.D.A. KUZHALMANNAM 04922273696 8281155013
2 Kuzhalmannam 04922273797 8281155034
3 Kannadi 04922273798 8281155035
4 Thenkurussi 04922283019 8281155036
5 Kuthanur 04922288147 8281155037
6 Mathur 04922214500 8281155038
7 Kottayi 04922285429 8281155039
8 Peringottukurussi 04922217335 8281155040

 

NEMMARA
Sl. No. Block / Krishibhavan Office CUG
1 A.D.A. NEMMARA 04923241519 8281155014
2 Nemmara 04923241129 8281155041
3 Ayilur 04923245119 8281155042
4 Melarkode 04922244084 8281155043
5 Elavanchery 04923266336 8281155044
6 Pallassena 04922235937 8281155045
7 Vandazhi 04922261408 8281155031
KOLLENGODE
Sl. No. Block / Krishibhavan Office CUG
1 A.D.A. KOLLENGODE 04923263447 8281155015
2 Kollengode 04923262072 8281155046
3 Muthalamada 04923275965 8281155047
4 Vadavannur 04923216149 8281155048
5 Pudunagaram 04923251332 8281155049
6 Koduvayur 04923253332 8281155050
7 Peruvembu 04923251115 8281155070
8 Pattenchery 04923232008 8281155056
CHITTUR
Sl. No. Block / Krishibhavan Office CUG
1 A.D.A. CHITTUR 04923273519 8281155016
2 Vadakarapathy 04923235869 8281155052
3 Kozhinjampara 04923273032 8281155053
4 Eruthempathy 04923236910 8281155054
5 Perumatty 04923232754 8281155055
6 Elappully 04912584305 8281155072
7 Polpully 04923207002 8281155071
8 Nalleppilly 04923282373 8281155057
PALAKKAD
Sl. No. Block / Krishibhavan Office CUG
1 A.D.A. PALAKKAD 04912545964 8281155017
2 Pirayiri 04912509030 8281155063
3 Parali 04912858368 8281155064
4 Mankara 04912872244 8281155062
5 Mannur 04912872353 8281155060
6 Keralassery 04912841010 8281155061
7 Kongad 04912847950 8281155058
8 Mundur 04912833992 8281155059
MALAMPUZHA
Sl. No. Block / Krishibhavan Office CUG
1 A.D.A. Malampuzha 04912571060 8281155018
2 Malampuzha 04912816020 8281155067
3 Marutharode 04912525713 8281155068
4 Akathethara 04912555632 8281155066
5 Pudupariyaram 04912555221 8281155065
6 Pudussery 04912569787 8281155069
7 Kodumbu 04912570227 8281155051
MANNARKKAD
Sl. No. Block / Krishibhavan Office CUG
1 A.D.A. MANNARKKAD 04924224742 8281155019
2 Alanallur 04924262040 8281155081
3 Kottopadam 04924262584 8281155077
4 Thachanattukara 04924236400 8281155079
5 Kumaramputhur 04924230255 8281155076
6 Mannarkkad 04924224886 8281155073
7 Thenkara 04924225535 8281155082
8 Pottassery 04924238710 8281155075
9 Thachampara 04924-244110 8281155080
10 Karimba 04924247478 8281155074
SREEKRISHNAPURAM
Sl. No. Block / Krishibhavan Office CUG
1 A.D.A. SREEKRISHNAPURAM 04662260920 8281155020
2 Sreekrishnapuram 04662261033 8281155083
3 Karimpuzha 04662260153 8281155084
4 Vellinezhi 04662285128 8281155085
5 Cherpulassery 04662280514 8281155086
6 Karakurrissi 04924244714 8281155078
7 Katampazhipuram 04662268902 8281155088
8 Pookkottukavu 04662241825 8281155089
AGALI
Sl. No. Block / Krishibhavan Office CUG
1 A.D.A. AGALI 04924254204 8281155021
2 Agali 04924254705 8281155090
SHORANUR
Sl. No. Block / Krishibhavan Office CUG
1 A.D.A. SHORANUR 04662248250 8281155022
2 Lakkidiperur 04662231040 8281155093
3 Ananganadi 04662242440 8281155094
4 Vaniyamkulam 04662226966 8281155095
5 Chalavara 04662289030 8281155096
6 Ambalappara 04662240897 8281155097
7 Vallapuzha 04662235071 8281155103
8 Nellaya 04662288375 8281155107
9 Thrikkadeeri 04662380660 8281155087
PATTAMBI
Sl. No. Block / Krishibhavan Office CUG
1 A.D.A. PATTAMBI 04662212044 8281155023
2 Pattambi 04662213715 8281155098
3 Koppam 04662265253 8281155099
4 Muthuthala 04662317087 8281155100
5 Ongallur 04662233131 8281155101
6 Paradur 04662238136 8281155102
7 Thiruvegappura 04662218010 8281155104
8 Vilayur 04662315806 8281155105
9 Kulukkallur 04662216955 8281155106
THRITHALA
Sl. No. Block / Krishibhavan Office CUG
1 A.D.A. THRITHALA 04662270830 8281155024
2 Thrithala 04662270827 8281155108
3 Thirumittakode 04662258633 8281155109
4 Nagalassery 04662371763 8281155110
5 Chalissery 04662256940 8281155111
6 Anakkara 04662254153 8281155112
7 Pattithara 04662374095 8281155113
8 Kappur 04662276532 8281155114