Farmers meeting

VIA Outreach Activities

Uzhavar Sinthanai Kalanzhiyam

This institute believes in enabling farming communities to bring about significant changes in their lives by themselves. For this a Farmers Discussion Group comprising about 50 farmers of this region, with the name Uzhavar Sinthanai Kalanzhiyam is functioning from September, 2008. This forum meets bimonthly, during odd months on first Tuesday at 3.00 pm in the Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering & Technology campus, Pollachi - 642 003 and discuss their field problems. The invited resource person from TNAU/Department/central institutions will interact with the farmers and give their advice to solve their field problems. Later meeting proceedings will be published in the form of news letter.

1. Uzhavar Sinthanai Kalanzhiyam members list

1.

Mrs.Ananthi Elango

Aathi Surya Coirs,

Subhegoundenpudur,

Ambrampalayam (P.O),

Pollachi.

26.

Mr.S.Nadhakumar,

2/3, Konde Gounden palayam,

Negamam (Via),

Pollachi - 642 120.

 

2

Mr.T.S.Ashok Kumar

1, Alagappa Lay Out,

Venkatesa Colony,

Pollachi.

27.

Mr.K.N.Palanisamy

Kolluppalayam,

Thippampatti (P.O),

Pollachi - 642 107.

3.

Mrs.Athirubha Sundari

2, V.K.V. Lay Out,

C.T.C Shed Backside,

Mahalingapuram,

Pollachi - 2.

28.

Mr.R.Rajasekar,

S/o. Chinnasamy Gounder,

Govindhapuram,

Ganapathipalayam (P.O),

Pollachi - 642 110.

4.

Mr.V.Appachi Gounder,

Thiruvathi Thottam

Aandipalayam (P.O),

Negamam (Via),

Pollachi - 642 120

29.

Mr.R.Rangasamy,(Thangam)

1/1 East Car Street,

Sulakkal- Pollachi-642110.

 

5.

Mr.S.Balachandiran,

Thalivar,

P.A.P Ayakattu Pasanam,

Kanchampatti (P.O),

Pollachi.

30.

Mr.A.Rajarathinam,

2/2, Aandipalayam (P.O),

Negamam (Via),

Pollachi - 642 120.

 

6.

Mr.V.Balasubramanium

Karayanchettipalayam,

Samathur (P.O),

Pollachi.

 

 

31.

Mr.M.Ramasamy

5-49A, Malarvizhi Nagar,

Udumalai Road,

Pollachi - 642 003.

 

7.

Mr.P.Balasubramaniam

1/77 Mullupadi,

Thamaraikulam,

Pollachi - 642 103

32.

Mr.V.A.Rajarathinam

Sethumadai,

Pollachi - 642 133.

 

8.

Mr.R,Jeeva Prabhu

S/o. Rathnam,

Kodangipatti,

Rediyarur (P.O)

Pollachi - 642007

33.

Mr.S. Soudara rajan,

Ex. President,

Kanjampatti,

Pollachi.

 

9.

Mr.Chinnasamy Gounder

Ganapathipalaym (P.O),

Kovindapuram,

Pollachi - 642103

34.

Mr.K.Selvakumarasamy

Thappattai Kizhavan Pudur,

Thimmankuthu (P.O),

Pollachi.

10.

Mr.S.K.Kalyanasundaram

Udumalai (Tk.) – 642207.

Chellappampalayam (P.O),

 

35.

Mr.M.Senthikumar,

S/o. T.Malayappan,

1/89, Erisanampatti (P.O),

Udumalai - 642 207

11.

Mr.S.Kumar Senthilvel

Chellappampalayam (P.O),

Udumalai (Tk) - 642207.

 

36.

Mr.Srinivasan

1,Alagappa Lay Out,

Venkatasa Colony,

Pollachi.

12.

Mr.D.Kokula Krishnan

S/o. K.Dandapani,

Seelakkampatti (P.O),

Pollachi - 642 205.

37.

Mr.P.Selvaraj

2/103, Ragalpavi Thottam,

Sundakkampalayam (P.O),

Udumalai - 642 132.

13.

Dr.V.J.Jayaraj

Sakthi Poly Clinic,

New Scheme Road,

Pollachi.

38.

Mr.O.V.R.Somasundaram

Odaiyakulam (P.O),

Pollachi - 642 129.

 

14.

Mr.R.Krishana Kumar

3/55 Nallampalli,

Kolarpatti (P.O),

Pollachi - 642 107

39.

Mr.M.Sambasiva Moorthi. M.Sc.,

16, Venkatachalapuram,

Udumalai Road,

Pollachi - 642001.

15.

Mr.K.M.Kandasamy

12, Arumugam Nagar,

Pollachi - 642 002

 

40.

Mr.M.Sambasiva Moorthi. M.Sc.,

16, Venkatachalapuram,

Udumalai Road,

Pollachi - 642001.

16.

Mr.K.R.Kalyana Kumar

59/10, Indra Nagar (Extension)

Mahalingapuram (P.O),

Pollachi - 2

 

41.

Mr.K.Chelladurai

S/o. Kaliyappa Gounder,

Coconut Merchant,

2/131, Sundaragoundanur,

Poosaripatti (P.O),

Pollachi.

17.

Mr.T.A.Krishnasamy Gounder,

Thalivar,

South Indian Coconut Growers

Association, Tathur (P.O),

Pollachi - 642 104

42.

Mr.A.Shanmugavel (Raja)

Thenarasu Coconut Seedling Farm,

Kottur Malayandipattina

Pollachi - 642114

 

 

18.

Mr.A.Logamoorthi, M.Sc.,

81, Sethumadi Road,

Vettaikaranpudur

Pollachi - 642 149.

 

43.

Mr.R.A.Sakthivel

Ex. President,

Ramanathapuram,

Mannur (P.O),

Pollachi - 642 005.

19.

Mr.K.Muthusamy,

2/17C Aandipalayam,

Negamam (Via),

Pollachi - 642 120

44.

Mrs.Thiribura Sundari

W/o. V.S.Velusamy Gounder,

Vikraman Farm,

Sethumadai - 642 133

20.

Arivoli R.Muthusamy

West Kattakkadu,

Puravipalayam (P.O),

Pollachi - 642 110,

45.

Mr.M.Sabhapathi

Fertilizer delaler,

272, Kottur Road.

Pollachi.

21.

Mr.N.Mayilsamy

1/234, Devanur pudur (P.O),

Udumalai (Tk).

 

46.

Mr.S.Vijayalayan

Sundara Goundanur

Poosaripatti (P.O),

Pollachi.

22.

Mr.V.A.Muthu Manickka Gounder

Sethumadi,

Pollachi - 642 133.

 

47.

Mrs.V.Velumani

W/o.Venugopal

7/7, Saikirubha,

Kottur Malayandipattinam,

Pollachi - 642 114

23.

Mr.K.Nallathambi

Coconu Merchant,

S/o. Karuppaiya Gounder,

Aandipalayam (P.O),

Negamam (Via),

Pollachi - 642 120.

48.

Mrs.A.Velumani

W/o. Dr.K.Arumugam,

New Scheme Road,

Pollachi.

 

24.

Dr.R.Mahendran

Kowsalya Medical Center,

New Scheme Road,

Pollachi.

49.

Mr.K.Venkatachalam

2/190 Kanjampatti (P.O),

Pollachi 642 003

 

25.

Mr.Madhu Ramakrishnan

Santhosh Farm

Oorpannadi Nivaz,

Kottur Malayandipattinam,

Pollachi - 642 114

 

 


2. Details of meetings conducted:

S.

No.

Meeting Number


Date


Topic

Special Invitees

1.

I

02.09.2008

Management constrains and need in coconut cultivation

1. Dr. K. Rajamanickam,

Professor & Head, CRS, Aliyarnagar

2. Dr. K. Sathiyamoorthy, Professor,

Agronomy, CRS, Aliyarnagar

3. Dr. M. Kumar,

Associate Professor, Plant Breeder, CRS,

Aliyarnagar


2.

II

04.11.2008

Nutrient Management in Coconut

1. Dr. K. Somasundaram,

Associate Professor , CRS, Aliyarnagar

2. Dr. S.Meena,Assistant Professor,

CRS, Aliyarnagar

3.

III

06.01.2009

Organic Farming in Coconut

1. Prof. Dr.K.K.Vadivelu, Member ISCOP,

Coimbatore

2. Prof. Dr.N.Viswanathan, Member

ISCOP, Coimbatore

4.

IV

04.03.2009

Seminar on Oil for Healthy Life - Usage and Health Benefits of Coconut Oil

1. Dr.B.M.Hegde, Former Vice chancellor

of Manipal University, Mangalore

2. Mrs. Minnie Mathew I.A.S., Chairman,

Coconut Development Board, Kochi

3. Professor Dr.C.Ramasamy, Former Vice-

Chancellor, TNAU, Coimbatore

4. Dr.N.Jayakumari, Professor of Bio-

Chemistry, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of

Medical Sciences and Technology,

Thiruvananthapuram

5. Dr.Reshmi Sarin,

Assistant Chief Research Officer, AVT

Institute of Advanced Research,

Coimbatore

5.

V

05.05.2009

Economics of Coconut Cultivation

Progressive farmers:

1. Mr. K.S. Balachandran, Kanjampatty

2. Mr. R. Krishna kumar, Nallampalli

3 .Mr. Arivoli R.Muthuswamy,

Puravaipalayam