MODEL HI-TECH PLUG SEEDLING PRODUCTION UNIT
A fully automated Plug type Vegetable Seedling Production unit with an annual production capacity of 2 crores vegetable seedlings is commissioned at Nadukkara , Ernakulam . This will ensure the timely availability of good quality planting materials to farmers. Vegetable Seedlings of hybrids and high yielding varieties suitable to Kerala conditions are made available to public from the unit. Cool season Vegetable seedlings are also available in planting season. Vegetable seedling produced from this unit are also available in our Krishi Business Kendras.
KRISHI BUSINESS KENDRA (KBK)
Krishi Business Kendra (KBK) is a retail centre for supply of good quality fruit and vegetable seedlings, ready for sale at reasonable prices to public. Apart from Fruit and Vegetable seedlings, flowering plants, organic inputs and farm and garden implements are available for sale. KBK is established in Kakkanad in Ernakulam, Anayara in Trivandrum and Vidyanagar in Kasargode districts. VFPCK intends to start KBKs in all the districts of the State in near future.