Agriculture

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE DEVELOPMENT AND FARMER’S WELFARE

The backbone of Kannur is its agriculture, fisheries and other related industries, upon which a majority of its population depend onfor their livelihood. Paddy, coconut, pepper, cashew, tapioca and arecanut grow abundantly in this area, along with plantation crops like rubber. The Pepper Research Centre at Panniyur, the Central State Farm at Aralam and the Sugarcane Research Institute at Kannur contribute to the research and development of various crops in the agriculture sector.

Address of Agricultural Departments in Kannur

Principal Agricultural Office Kannur

Address : Revenue Tower, F Block, 670002, Court Rd, Taliparamba, Kerala 670141

Phone : 0497 270 6154

ATMA (Agricultural Technology Management Agency)

Address : Mini Civil Station Kuthuparamba, Kerala 670643

Phone: 0490 236 5154

State Agmark Grading Laboratory. Kannur

Address: Karimbam, Taliparamba, Kerala 670142

Phone: 0460 220 5773

District Soil Testing Laboratory

Address: Karimbam, Taliparamba, Kerala 670142

Phone: 0460 220 6812