State Horticulture Mission
|State Horticulture Mission||State Horticulture Mission|
Kerala University P.O
Trivandrum 695 034
|Dr. K. PrathapanMission Director||0471- 2330856|
Fax: 0471- 2330857
The Department is entrusted with the responsibility of collection and maintenance of a wide range of statistical and economic data relating to agriculture, required for development planning, organizing agricultural census, assisting and advising the States in undertaking scarcity relief measures and in management of natural calamities e.g. flood, drought, cyclone, etc.
Matters relating to formulation of overall cooperative policy in the country, national cooperative organizations, cooperative training and education come under the preview of the Department. The Department also participates in activities of international organizations, for fostering bilateral cooperation in agricultural and allied sectors and for promotion of export in agricultural commodities.