LIST OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH STATIONS IN THE NORTH COASTAL ZONE

S.No.

Zone/Research Station

FUNCTIONS

Main

Verification

1.

Regional Agricultural Research Station,
Anakapalle - 531 001
Phone: 08924-223370

Research on sugarcane, sugarcane based cropping systems, cost reduction technologies and value addition.

  • Testing & identification of thermo & photo insensitive varieties of sesame and groundnut. 
  • Evaluation of varieties / hybrids of maize suitable for Kharif and rabi.
  • Identification of suitable varieties in rice.
  • To evolve suitable package of practices for organic /natural farming.

2.

Agricultural Research Station,
Yelamanchili - 531 005
Phone:08931-232441

Research on sesamum and sesamum based cropping systems.

  • Testing/ Identification of varieties/ hybrids of millets suitable for light soils & rainfed areas of NC zone.
  • Identification of suitable varieties of sugarcane, greengram, horsegram and redgram for rainfed situations.

3.

Agricultural Research Station,
Amadalavalasa - 532185     Phone: 08942-286270

Research on Mesta, Mesta based cropping systems, post harvest technology and on pulses.

  • Verification function of cotton, redgram upland pulses, maize and rainfed sugarcane.
  • Identification of suitable sugarcane, maize and other crops for rainfed conditions.
  • Evaluation / identification of cotton hybrids / varieties and IPM practices suitable for rainfed situation.

4.

Agricultural Research Station,
Ragolu - 532 484
Phone:  08942-279836

Rice, Rice based cropping systems, climate resilient, sustainable / integrated cropping/ farming systems, soil and water management for canal fed and tank fed areas and research on rice fallow pulses.

  • Testing and identification of suitable varieties of groundnut, mustard, sunflower for rabi season.

5.

Agricultural Research Station,
Vizianagaram- 531 202
Phone: 08922-225983

Research on Ragi, Ragi based cropping systems and minor millets (Proso, Kodo, ooda and fox tail)

  • Testing & identification of suitable varieties in Greengram, Blackgram, Redgram, Horsegram, Maize, Sunflower.