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Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Ranichauri, Tehri Garhwal

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Contact Name: Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Ranichauri, Tehri Garhwal,

Mobile no.:: 01376-252101

Address: Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Ranichauri, VCSG UUHF, Dist. Tehri Garhwal

State: Uttarakhand

District: Tehri Garhwal

Time of Visit: All the year

Speciality:

Atari Address- ICAR-ATARI Zone-I Ludhiana PAU Campus Ludhiana, Punjab

Host Institute Name- Uttarakhand University of Horticulture & Forestry Bharsar Dist.Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand

Pin Code- 249199

Preview- "The College of Forestry situated at Ranichauri in Tehri Garhwal about 15 km from New Tehri, 71 km from Rishikesh and 110 km from Dehradun on Rishikesh - New Tehri Road. It is spread over an area of 203 hectares consisting of forest, orchards and various research blocks at an altitude ranging between 1700 and 2200 m above msl. The geographical and climatic conditions of the region are considered to be suitable for different forest species, horticultural crops, off season vegetables, medicinal and aromatic plants, minor millets and pulses. 

MANDATE OF THE COLLEGE

Development of human resource for forestry, agro-forestry, hill agriculture and allied sectors.

Development of location specific forestry/ agro-forestry models, and farming systems for hill agriculture.

Conservation and utilization of natural resources.

Processing and value addition of non-timber forest produce.

Developing watershed management models for hill region.

Mitigation of farmer-wild life conflict.

Capacity building for entrepreneurship/self employment.

Dissemination of technologies for the benefit of hill farmers, forest tribes, nomades etc."