Kisan Mobile Advisory Service

KVK Mokokchung is providing location specific advisory service on agri and allied activities in both local and english dialets through short messaging Service to all registered farmers, so far 350 registered farmers are availing this facility. Registration is free for all interested farmers of Mokokchung district and can be done by sending an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or sending a sms in the following numbers-9402343069/ 9615747236, 9436604002.

District Profile

Mokokchung district is mainly inhabited by the Ao Naga. It is bounded by the state of Assam on the north, Tuensang district on the east, Zunheboto district on the south and Wokha district and the state of Assam on the west. The district lies between 93°53´ and 94°53΄ East Longitude and 25°56΄ and 27°40΄ North Latitude. The altitude ranges from 150 msl to 1650 msl covering a geographical area of 1615 sq.km. The district is characterized by low land and mid slopes with varying degree of slopes and having sub-montane climate, foothills with undulating to rolling topography and having warm sub-tropical climate, mountains and hilly terrain covered with vegetations. It enjoys three seasons viz. summer (March – May), monsoon (June – September) and winter (October – February). Due to prolonged rains and high humid conditions the natural vegetation is characterized by sub-tropical evergreen rainforests and coniferous vegetations.  

Demographic over view 

 

Sl

 

Name of block

Area under agril. activities (ha)

No. of villages

Total population

 

Literate

Male

Female

Total

1

Ongpangkong (S)

14512

7

9272

8702

17974

13905

2

Ongpangkong (N)

25066

12

13274

12624

25898

19827

3

Changtongya

34190

21

20931

19837

40768

28560

4

Mangkolemba

14425

24

16680

15451

32131

23203

5

Kobulong

16900

7

9845

9475

19320

13219

6

Longchem

5389

14

5077

5102

10179

7989

Total

110482

85

75079

71191

146270

106703

 Source : Statistical Hand Book of Mokokchung district, 2007.

Success Stories

Success Story of Women SHG (Vermi compost)

A women SHG comprising of 12 members was formed on 15th March 2004 under KVK adopted Mopungchuket Village. The rules and regulations to run the SHG was framed with the help of Programme Coordinator and got approved by the Village Council. In the initial stage each group member contributed Rs. 500/- towards the fund and Rs.10,000/- was given as...


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