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RRS (NAZ), Gayespur

 

Regional Research Station (RRS), New Alluvial Zone (NAZ), BCKV, Gayeshpur is one of the six Regional Research Stations established in view of implementation of NARP of the ICAR in1990. The State Government handed over many farms or stations to BCKV for conducting research works related to the development of agriculture and allied activities keeping in view the zonal requirements of the respective region. RRS, NAZ, established at Gayeshpur, Nadia, is functioning as a main research station of New Alluvial Zone comprising districts like Malda (11 blocks), Murshidabad (17 blocks), Nadia (17 blocks), Bardhaman (4 blocks), Howrah (2 blocks), Hoogly (7 blocks), North 24 Parganas (13 blocks), North-West Dinajpur (4 blocks) covering an area of 14288.00 Sq.Km which constitutes 16.04 per cent of the geographical area of the state. It has one Sub-station at Chakda in Nadia district. River Ganga is flowing throughout the middle pathway of the zone.

Mandate of RRS

  • Basic, adaptive and need based zone specific research to meet up problem of the farmer of this zone.
  • Innovation / modification of eco-friendly technology specific to this zone.
  • Selection and preservation of plant genetic materials/resources.
  • Production and distribution of quality inputs for the farmer of this zone.
  • Extension of advanced technology and motivation to the farming community through training and demonstration.

Location

It is located within the premises of Central Research Farm at Gayeshpur is situated between 21.5 0 to 24.50 north latitude and 86 to 890 east longitude.

Contact Us

Regional Research Station, New Alluvial Zone
Directorate of Research
Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya
P.O. Gayeshpur, Nadia, West Bengal – 741234
Mobile No. 9433438870
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