Topic Duration (Days) Off / On Campus Concern SMS/ Discipline
APRIL 2015
Technique of bud wood grafting and inarching in Darjeeling Mandarin 2 ON Mrs. Snehalata Lama
Horticulture
IPM on Darjeeling Mandarin 1 ON Dr. Pranab Barma
Plant Protection
Value addition in Milk 2 OFF Dr. Rakesh Roy
Animal Science
Advance management of dairy animals 3 ON Dr. Rakesh Roy
Animal Science
Group formation & its dynamics 1 ON Dr. M W Moktan
Agriculture Extension
    MAY 2015
Nursery management of summer vegetables 2 ON Mrs. Snehalata Lama
Horticulture
IPM on Darjeeling Mandarin 2 OFF Dr. Pranab Barma
Plant Protection
Cultivation of oyster mushroom and its value addition 2 ON Mrs. Akriti Pradhan
Home Science
Scientific poultry farming practices 3 ON Dr. Rakesh Roy
Animal Science
JUNE 2015
Off season vegetable cultivation under low cost poly house 2 ON Mrs. Snehalata Lama
Horticulture
Dieses management of Rice (IPM) 2 ON Dr. Pranab Barma
Plant Protection
Floral arrangements, bouquet making and decorations 2 ON Mrs. Akriti Pradhan
Home Science
Disease management in livestock 2 OFF Dr. Rakesh Roy
Animal Science
JULY  2015
Seedling raising of vegetable crops under low cost playhouse 2 ON Mrs. Snehalata Lama
Horticulture
IPM on Rice. 2 ON Dr. Pranab Barma
Plant Protection
Awareness programme on diet and nutrition 2 ON Mrs. Akriti Pradhan
Home Science
Sustainable income generation through goatery 3 ON Dr. Rakesh Roy
Animal Science
Market led extension; challenges & opportunities 1 ON Dr. M W Moktan
Agriculture Extension
   AUGUST  2015
Techniques of mushroom cultivation 2 ON Mrs. Snehalata Lama
Horticulture
IPM on Crucifers (Cabbage, Cauliflower etc) 2 ON Dr. Pranab Barma
Plant Protection
Pickling preservation techniques 3 ON Mrs. Akriti Pradhan
Home Science
Scientific piggery management 3 ON Dr. Rakesh Roy
Animal Science
SEPTEMBER   2015
Technique of bud wood grafting and inarching in Darjeeling Mandarin 2 ON Dr. Snehalata Lama
Horticulture
IPM on Tomato and other solanaceous vegetables 2 ON Dr. Pranab Barma
Plant Protection
Value addition of soybean and mushroom 2 ON Mrs. Akriti Pradhan
Home Science
Scientific management of backyard poultry 1 OFF Dr. Rakesh Roy
Animal Science
OCTOBER   2015
Package of practices of winter vegetables 2 ON Dr. Snehalata Lama
Horticulture
Insect-Pest and Diseases management of Round chilli 1 OFF Dr. Pranab Barma
Plant Protection
Value addition of perishable vegetables through drying method 2 ON Mrs. Akriti Pradhan
Home Science
IPM on Potato 1 OFF Dr. Pranab Barma
Plant Protection
Role and importance of information communication technology in agriculture 1 OFF Dr. M W Moktan
Agriculture Extension
NOVEMBER   2015
Establishment, maintenance and management of nursery for self employment 2 ON Dr. R. K. Sarkar
Horticulture
IPM on cucurbits 2 OFF Dr. Pranab Barma
Plant Protection
Formulation of low cost nutrient rich cereal and oilseed mixes 2 OFF Mrs. Akriti Pradhan
Home Science
Scientific poultry farming practices 3 ON Dr. Rakesh Roy
Animal Science
DECEMBER   2015
Post harvest management of Darjeeling Mandarin Orange 2 ON Mrs. Snehalata Lama
Horticulture
IPM on Potato 1 OFF Dr. Pranab Barma
Plant Protection
Nutrition programme on adolescent women 2 ON Miss. Akriti Pradhan
Home Science
Scientific management practices of small ruminants 3 ON Dr. Rakesh Roy
Animal Science
      JANUARY  2016
Orchard management of Mandarin Orange 2 ON Mrs. Snehalata Lama
Horticulture
IPM on ginger 1 OFF Dr. Pranab Barma
Plant Protection
Nutrition requirement and preparation of low cost balanced diet of expectant and nursing mothers 2 ON Miss. Akriti Pradhan
Home Science
Rabbit Farming: Scope and Opportunities 1 ON Dr. Rakesh Roy
Animal Science
FEBRUARY  2016
Management of large cardamom 2 ON Mrs. Snehalata Lama
Horticulture
IPM on Large Cardamom 2 ON Dr. Pranab Barmai
Plant Protection
Training on local and rural handicrafts 2 ON Miss. Akriti Pradhan
Home Science
Management of diseases in poultry 1 OFF Dr. Rakesh Roy
Animal Science
Maize Diseases and their management 1 ON
Plant Protection
Sustainable livelihood through SHG 1 ON Dr. M W Moktan
Agriculture Extension
MARCH  2016
Introduction of nutritional garden in homestead garden 2 ON Mrs. Snehalata Lama
Horticulture
Disease management of Ginger 2 ON Dr. Pranab Barmai
Plant Protection
Health, Hygiene & Sanitary practises 2 ON Miss. Akriti Pradhan
Home Science
IPM on Large Cardamom 1 ON Dr. Pranab Barmai
Plant Protection
Since 1993, we are scattering the ray of knowledge on rural agriculture of entire Darjeeling district, from the hill city Kalimpong, which is 14 km away from NH 31A, 65 km from Siliguri, 70 km from New Jalpaiguri Railway Station & 74 km from Bagdogra Airport. The town is 1250 meter above sea level and offers excellent views of the Mount Kanchenjungha and other Himalayan peaks. Two popular view points of Kalimpong are Durbin Dara and Deolo Hill.
Geographical Location
Latitude 26031' N to 27013' N and Longitude 87059' E to 88053' N.
Salient Information
Total Area 3,25,470 ha., Forest 1,24,575 ha., Current Fallow Area 14,912 ha., Other Fallow Area 4,621 ha., Net Cultivated Area 1,43,108 ha., Irrigated Area 4,300 ha.
Soil Texture
About 18% soil is highly acidic(pH below 4.9), 60% is moderately acidic(pH 5-5.9), and rest 22% is normal(pH 6-7)
Darjeeling Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Kalimpong, Darjeeling, West Bengal -734301.                                     Phone-cum-FAX : 03552-256283, Email: djkvk@yahoo.com
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