LIST OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH STATIONS IN THE SOUTHERN ZONE

S. No.

Zone/Research Station

FUNCTIONS

Main

Verification

1.

Regional Agricultural Research Station,
Tirupati - 517 502
Phone 0877-2248739

Research on groundnut and sustainable groundnut based cropping systems, pulses, soil and water management, farm mechanization and post-harvest technology.

  • Identification of viable Integrated Farming Systems for dryland/rainfed farmer.
  • Agro-climate advisory services for dry land/rain fed farming.
  • Development of digital agricultural communication technologies for efficient transfer of technology;
  • Creation of farmers organizations and technology commercialization.
  • Testing /Identification of HYVs of fodders, organic/natural farming practices.

2.

Agricultural Research Station,
Perumallapalli - 517 505
Phone: 0877-2276240

Research on sugarcane, maize, jowar and millets.

  • Testing and identification of HYVs of minor millets and value addition.

3.

Agricultural Research Station, Palamaneru

 

 

4.

Agricultural Research Station,                  
Nellore - 524 004
Phone: 0861-2327803

Rice and Rice based cropping systems

  • Evaluation and identification of suitable blackgram and greengram varieties for rice fallows.
  • Identification of suitable varieties in gingelly.
  • Identification of HYVs of Sesamum.
  • Testing of pulses under rice fallows.

5.

Agricultural Research Station, Kavali - 524 202
Phone: 08626-241528

Agro-Forestry research

Evaluation/Identification of varieties in rice, pulses and groundnut.

6.

Agricultural Research Station,            
Podalakur - 524 345
Phone: 08621-225279

Development of high yielding insect pest & disease tolerant varieties in pulses, jowar and evolving climate resilient suitable agro-techniques.

  • Testing & identification of suitable groundnut varieties for the tract.
  • Evaluation of fodder sorghum, sunflower and gingelly varieties/hybrids.

 

  • Seed Production in pulses, jowar and groundnut.

7.

Agricultural Research Station, Utukur - 516 003
Phone: 08562-231150

Rice and Rice based cropping systems, Water management and STCR research.

  • Identification of suitable oilseed and pulses.