ICAR – KRISHI VIGYAN KENDRA
SANDHIYUR, SALEM

15th Scientific Advisory Committee meeting held on 02.11.2017
at Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Sandhiyur, Salem.

 The 15th scientific advisory committee meeting was conducted at ICAR- KVK, Sandhiyur, Salem on 02.11.2017. Dr. H. Philip, Director of Extension Education, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore chaired the 15th SAC meeting as per the ICAR norms.   The following committee members participated

S. No

Name of the SAC members

Designation

1.

Dr. H. Philip, Ph.D.,

Director of Extension Education, TNAU, Coimbatore

2.

Th. M. Senthamil Selvan

Joint Director of Agriculture, Salem

3.

Dr. A. Rajadurai

Deputy Director of Animal Husbandry

4.

Th. M. Prabhu

Deputy Director of Horticulture, Salem

5.

Th. V. Gunasekaran

Deputy Director, Farmer Training Centre, Salem

6.

Th. M. Sekar

Deputy Director of Agriculture (GOI), Salem

7.

Tmt. K. Kamala

Deputy Director, Seed Inspection, Salem

8.

Th. A. Alaguvel

Asst. Executive Engineer, Agricultural Engineering Department

9.

Th. K. Nagarajan

Assistant Director of Sericulture, Salem

10.

Dr. K. J. Jeyabaskaran, Ph. D.,

Principal Scientist, NRCB, Trichy

11.

Th. A. Udyakumar

Lead Bank Manager, Indian Bank, Salem

12.

Tmt. A. Bhama Buvaneswari

DDM, NABARD, Salem

13.

Dr. P. Ravi

Asst. Professor, VUTRC, TANUVAS, Salem

14.

Tmt. A. Indhirani

Assistant Director of Seed Certification, Salem

15.

Tmt. K. Mohana Saritha

Agrl.Officer  Agrl Marketing, Salem

16.

M. Prabavathi

Superintendent , Salem Market Committee

17.

Th. P. Chinnusamy

Programme Executive Farm Radio, AIR, Trichy

18.

Th. S. Periyasamy

ADP,  AIR, Trichy

19.

Th. G. Vijayakumar

District correspondent , AIR / DD, Salem

20.

Dr. S. R. Venkatachalam, Ph. D.,

Professor and Head, TCRS, Yethapur

21.

Dr. L. Pugalendhi, Ph.D.,

Professor and Head, HRS, Yercaud

22.

Dr. N. Tamil Selvan, Ph. D.,

Professor and Head, RRS, Paiyur

23.

Th.R.Madeswaran

Progressive Farmer, Sivadapuram, Salem

24.

Th.C.Dasarathan

Progressive Farmer, Pelakadu, Yercaud, Salem

25.

Tmt..S.Jayalakshmi

Progressive Farm women,W/o. Selvam, Chendrayan palayam, Salem

26.

Tmt.S.Jayalakshmi

Progressive Farm women, W/o Shanmugam, Ammapalayam, Salem

27.

Dr. M. Devendiran, B.V.Sc

Deputy Director , Animal Husbandry, Salem

28.

Dr. M. Vijayakumar, Ph. D.,

Asst. Professor, RRS, paiyur

29.

Dr. M. Senthil Kumar, Ph.D.,

Nodel Officer – KVKs, DoEE, TNAU, Coimbatore

28.

Dr. B. Geetha, Ph. D.,

Programme Coodinator,  KVK, Salem

29.

Dr. M. Vijayakumar,  Ph. D.,

Subject Matter Specialist (Agro.), KVK, Sandhiyur

30.

Dr. P. Geetha, Ph. D.,

Subject Matter Specialist (FSN), KVK, Sandhiyur

31.

Dr. R. Vijayan,  Ph. D.,

Subject Matter Specialist (SS&T), KVK, Sandhiyur

32.

Dr. P. Kohila, M.V.Sc.,

Subject Matter Specialist (V&AS), KVK, Sandhiyur

33.

Th. G. Senthilnathan

Programme Assitant ( Technical), KVK, Sandhiyur

34.

Tmt. A. Gayathri

Farm Manager,  KVK, Sandhiyur

35.

Th. B.Shanmuga sundaram

Programme Assitant (Computer), KVK, Sandhiyur

Dr. B. Geetha, Programme Coordinator, Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Sandhiyur welcomed the gathering. Dr. H. Philip, Director of Extension Education, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, chaired the session and explained the concept of the Scientific Advisory Committee meeting, importance of SAC recommendations and how it helps the KVK activities. Dr. B. Geetha, Programme Coordinator, Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Sandhiyur presented the action taken report on the 14th Scientific Advisory Committee meeting and key activities of KVK, Sandhiyur. The members of SAC expressed their views and suggestions for the effective implementation of KVK activities and the same is compiled as recommendation of the XV SAC meeting.

Director of extension education chaired the session and explained the concept of the SAC Members of SAC expressed their views and suggestions for the effective implementation of KVK activities