Scientific Advisory Committee meeting of KVK –Alappuzha


            The fourteenth scientific advisory committee meeting of Krishi Vigyan Kendra –Alappuzha under ICAR-CPCRI was conducted on 30th July, 2015. The meeting was chaired by Dr. P. Chowdappa, Director, ICAR-CPCRI, Kasaragod. Dr. P. V. Balachandran, Director of Extension, Kerala Agricultural University, Dr. C. V. Sairam, Principal Scientist, Zonal Project Directorate, Bangalore, Dr. V. Krishnakumar, Head, CPCRI (RS), Kayamkulam; PAO and PD, ATMA, Alappuzha;Officials from line departments, NABARD, SBT, Doordarshan, DIC; farmer representatives and Programme Coordinator , KVK –Kottayam attended the meeting. Dr. P. Muralidharan, Programme Cordinator, KVK- Alappuzha presented the action taken report of 13th SAC meeting and achievements for 2014-15. Subject matter specialists presented the salient achievements for the last one year. The KVK newsletter Vol.13 (2) was released during the occasion by the Chairman. Review on the activities and achievements of the previous year and suggestions for future activities were made by the members for effective functioning of KVK.