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Agronomy

Activities

Students trained for soft skills
The placement cell of the Department takes care of training the students in soft skills and arranging campus interview of different employers and suitable candidates are selected and appointment orders are given.

Social Contribution

  • Fodder grass cultivated in 16 acres are given to people living in and around Chidambaram who are rearing animals ( 800 bundles daily)
  • The paddy combined harvester available in the department experi-mental farm is used by nearby rice farmers by paying a reasonable rent and more than 100 farmers are benefitted
  • Good quality rice seeds produced in our department experimental farm are distributed to the farmers
  • Irrigation water quality analysis is done for the benefit of farming community
  • Training on organic farming to farmers -210 farmers benefitted
  • Training on vermicompost to women farmers -260 farmers benefited
  • Every year school students from nearby districts visit our Experimental Farm and our staff members explained the importance of Agriculture and activities of the farm
  • Department staff members served as subject matter specialist in various training programmes organized by various societies, MSSRF, Rural Development Department, State Agriculture Department, State Statistical Department, etc