Krishi Vigyan Kendra, LAM, Guntur


Principal Scientist & Head Dr. D. Srinivasa Kumar Phone
Cell
Fax
email
: +91 0863 - 2524200
: +91 9989051559
: +91 0863 - 2524200
: kvkguntur@yahoo.com

The KVK, Lam Farm, Guntur was instituted with cent percent financial assistance from ICAR, New Delhi and started functioning form 13-2-2012 under the administrative control of Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University, Tirupati with an objective to impart need-based and skill-oriented vocational training to the practicing farmers, in-service extension personnel and to those who wish to go in for self-employment through "learning by doing".

The University has allotted 59.21 acres of land available at Livestock Research Station, Lam Farm, Guntur for the establishment of KVK in Guntur Dist.

Mandate

  • To conduct "On farm Testing" for identifying technologies in terms of location specific sustainable land use systems.
  • To organize frontline demonstrations on various crops to generate production data and feedback information.
  • To organize training to update the extension personnel with emerging advances in agricultural research on regular basis.
  • To organize short and long term vocational training courses in agriculture and allied vocations for the farmers and rural youth with emphasis on "learning by doing" for higher production on farms and generating self employment.

The application of technology in the farmers' field is achieved through conducting of On-farm trial which include technology assessment and refinement. The proven and recommended technologies are then introduced in the system through conducting of frontline demonstrations followed by training programmes to empower the farmers, field extension personnel and rural youths for its adoption. The extension activities such as field day, exhibitions etc are conducted to disseminate the technologies across the system.

The Krishi Vigyan Kendra at Guntur district got established with jurisdiction of 29 Mandals out of 57 Mandals of the district.

S.No.
Name of the Mandal
S.No.
Name of the Mandal
S.No.
Name of the Mandal
1 Achampeta 11 Kollipara 21 Phirangipuram
2 Amaravathi 12 Krosuru 22 Piduguralla
3 Bellamkonda 13 Machavaram 23 Rajupalem
4 Dachepalli 14 Macherla 24 Rentachintala
5 Duggirala 15 Mangalagiri 25 Sathenapalle
6 Durgi 16 Medikonduru 26 Thadepalle
7 Guntur 17 Muppala 27 Thadikonda
8 Gurajala 18 Nakrikallu 28 Thulluru
9 Ipuru 19 Pedakakani 29 Vendurthy
10 Karampudi 20 Pedakurapadu    

Staff Position


Designation of the Post No. of Posts
Sanctioned
In Position
Vacant
Senior Scientist & Head One One [Permanent] NIL
Scientists Six Six [Permanent] NIL
Farm Manager One NIL One
Superintendent One One [Permanent] NIL
Programme Assistant (Computer) One One [Contract Basis] NIL
Programme Assistant (Lab-Technician) One One [Contract Basis] NIL
Stenographer Grade - III One One [Contract Basis] One
Driver Two Two [Permanent], [Contract Basis] NIL
Skilled Support Staff Two Two [Permanent] One

Scientists Particulars


Sl. No.
Name of the Scientis
Designation
Mobile No.
E.mail. ID
1 Dr.D. Srinivasa Kumar Principal Scientist 9989051559 kvkguntur@yahoo.com
2 Dr. M. Ganga Devi Scientist (Agronomy) 9441606132 devimadu@gmail.com
3 Smt. M. Deepa Scientist (Home Science) 9959920099 deepanarayana@rediffmail.com
4 Sri.Ch. Anil Kumar Scientist (Plant Protection) 9989198441 anil03agri@gmail.com

Address for Correspondence


Senior Scientist and Head Krishi Vigyan Kendra Lam,
Guntur - 522 034
Telephone : 0863 - 2524200
Fax : 0863 - 2524200
e-mail : kvkguntur@yahoo.com