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.

Agro-Ecological Situations (AES)

Mokokchung district is spread over various altitudes ranging from 150msl to 1650msl and enjoys a climate from tropical to temperate. Classification of various AES of the district is as given below:-

Different AES under Mokokchung district

AES

Altitude

Climate

Topography

Existing Agro-ecology

 

 

AES-I

 

 

Below 500 metres  msl

 

 

Tropical Climate (Humid)

 

 

Foot-hills

Paddy, Maize, Mustard, Sesamum, Soyabean, French bean, Black gram, Green gram, Bengal gram, Arhar, Lentil, Tapioca, Colocassia Ginger, Yam, Turmeric, Cucurbits, Potato, Pea, Orange, Pineapple, Banana, Jackfruit, Mango, Litchi, Rubber, Tea, Aloe Vera, Jatropa, Betel vine, Arecanut, Black Pepper, Cashew, Piggery, Goatery, Duckery, Poultry, Fishery, Rain-forest.

AES-II

500-1000

metres msl

 

Sub-Tropical Climate

Sub-Montane Lower Ranges

Paddy, Maize, Millets, French Beans, Rice bean, Cowpea, Sesamum, Groundnut, Tapioca, Calocassia, Yam, Ginger, Sweet Potato, Cucurbits, Chillies, Green Leafy Vegetables, Peas, Papaya, Pineapple, Banana, Citrus, Jackfruit, Litchi, Peach, Pears, Tea, Sugarcane, Castor, Bee Keeping, Piggery, Poultry, Diary, Rain-forest

AES-III

1000-1500 metres msl

 

Sub-Temperate Climate

Sub-Montane Higher Ranges

Paddy, Maize, French Bean, Rice bean, Soya bean, Faba bean, Field Pea, Sesamum, Leafy green vegetables, Cucurbits, Chillies, Ginger, Tapioca, Yam, Colocassia, Potato, Sweet Potato, Garlic. Banana, Passion fruit, Chayote, Stone fruit, Jackfruit, Citrus, Tea, Sugarcane, Coffee, Cardamom, Papaya, Mulberry, Castor, Citronella, Piggery, Poultry, Dairy, Goatery, Mixed forest

AES-IV

 

Above 1500 metres msl

Temperate Climate

High Hills and Mountains

Paddy, Maize, Millets, French Bean, Rice bean, Pea, Soya bean, Sesamum, Cucurbits, Cole crops, Green leafy vegetables, Tomato, Potato, Chillies, Ginger, Tapioca, Colocassia, Yam, Sweet Potato, Squash, Passion fruit, Plum, Pears, Peach, Banana, Kiwi, Cardamom, Dairy, Piggery, Mulberry, Goatery. Coniferous forests.

Success Stories

Commercial cultivation of french bean

KVK Yisemyong French Beans cultivatorsFrench Bean is a traditional crop and the agroclimatic condition is vey suitable for its cultivation in Mokokchung district. However its cultivation is confined only for home consumption. In recent years its cultivation is gaining popularity due to its wide adaptability, fixes nitrogen, fits very well into various cropping systems and opening...


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