News and Events
The unit was established in the year 1996. It was inaugurated by Shri. M. P. Prakash, Former Agriculture Minister, Government of Karnataka. The unit covers three Taluks namely Hadagali, Hirehadagali and Itagi.
• Introduction of high yielding jowar DSV-6. Now, this variety covered an area of 5000 acres. • Introduction of foxtail millet variety like HMT100-1 and it has covered over 3000 acres. • With an effort of the Unit cotton hybrid DDHC-11 variety is being spread in an area of 4000 acres. • Low cost production technologies like seed rate, spacing have been adopted by he farmers. • By the efforts of Extension Education Unit, Hadagali the farmers are being benefited by getting required technology on agriculture on time.