1. Rainfall recorded at KVK Gonikoppal on 21.06.2019 was 0.13 inches (3.3 mm). 2 .To manage Koleroga and Bud rot diseases in Arecanut, Spray Bordeaux mixture (1%) at least two times at an interval of 45 days. 3. Spray potassium Phosphonate 3 ml per lit. or 1% Bordeaux mixture during first week of June to manage Foot rot (Quick wilt) disease in Black Pepper.

Goatary Unit

In KVK farm we are having Malabari goatary unit where we are breeding the malabari goat breed which is very much suitable for the Kodagu district. This breed has a unique character of giving birth to two goat kids in single Kidding. Adult female goat weighs around 30 kg whereas adult male weigh around 35 kg. We are producing around 25 goat kids per year where these were distributed to the local farmers with nominal charge and preference is given to those farmers who have got training on goatary from the KVK.

Goatary unit shed

Goatary unit