EXTENSION


Introduction :

Believing in the concept that every Research scientist should also be an extension worker at field level Forest College & Research Institute Extension services are mainly focused on following Extension activities:


  • Technology Assessment & Refinement (TAR) of technologies which includes Frontline Demonstrations(FLD’S), On-farm Testing (OFT’s), minikit trails, On-farm Demonstrations in different Agro-Climatic zones of Telangana state
  • Diagnostic field visits
  • Training & Capacity building of various stakeholders which includes farmers, forest based industries, NGO’s, State forest department officials and other line departments
  • Dissemination of forestry based knowledge and information through scientific fairs, melas/exhibitions, farmer-scientist interactions, publications, print and electronic media
  • To Provide farm advisories using ICT and other media means on varied subjects of interest to farmer related to agroforestry and silviculture systems
  • To conduct action research and publish information on extension systems

Frontline extension services will be offered through network of extension units like Van Vigyan Kendra (Forest Science Centre), Agroforestry Information & Communication Centre (AI& CC) and Electronic Wing