Farm Information and Communication
H/A: 2401-00-109-84 Rs. 600.00 lakh
During 2023-24, an amount of ₹ 600.00 lakh is set apart for disseminating scientific knowledge to farmers at the right time and to provide information on the activities of the departments of Agriculture, and Fisheries through various mass and electronic media including web based services.
The activities include printing of Kerala Karshakan, digital copy printing, honorarium to authors of Kerala Karshakan journal, farm photography competition, essay writing competition, short film competition, awards (excluding officials), stationary expenses, campaigns, exhibitions, cyber extension and other communication initiatives including radio programmes.
The component wise outlay of Farm Information and Communication are as below.