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Area Ongur
Ongur Sub Basin

Professor and Head,
Oil seed Research Station,
Tindivanam – 604 001.
Ph. No. 04147 250293,
E Mail ID : [email protected]


  • Oilseeds Research Station, Tindivanam is one of the lead centres for oilseeds research in India to undertake basic and strategic research.
  • It caters to the needs of the farmers in the North Eastern agro climatic zone of Tamil Nadu.
  • Among the varieties released from this centre, TMV 7 groundnut is popular among farmers.
  • The recently released variety TMV (Gn 13), a red kernel variety is gaining momentum among the farmers and has very good market value.
  • With respect to gingelly, TMV 3 is a cosmopolitan variety and TMV 6 is mostly suitable for irrigated condition.



Yearwise Budget (Physical in ha)


S.No Particulars 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 Total
A Activities        
1 IPT in GL pulses 167 135 100 402
2 IPT in Groundnut 75 75 0 150
3 Green manure - SRI - Rice fallow pulses 29 29 31 89
4 SRI - Rice fallow pulses 124 123 123 370
5 Precision farming in vegetables 15 15 20 50
6 Precision farming in banana  5 15 10 30
7 Soil testing charges        
B Integrated Nutrient Management 20 0 0 20
C Seed production        
1 QSP in Rice 5 5 5 15
2 QSP in Groundnut 10 10 5 25
D Implements for farm mechanization        
1 Weeder-Demo 306 304 308 918
2 SRI Marker 31 29 31 91

S.no

Name of the Intervention

Yield Details (kg ha-1)

% increase over control

2010-11

2011-12

2012-13

2013-14

Mean

Control

Treatment

Control

Treatment

Control

Treatment

Control

Treatment

Control

Treatment

1.

SRI

3919

5153

4063

5066

5519

6374

-

-

4500

5531

22.9

2.

IPT in pulses

1088

1213

1209

1607

1199

1398

-

-

1165

1406

20.7

3.

IPT in G.nut

1834

2226

1843

2211

-

-

-

-

1838

2218

20.6

4.

RFP

673

852

609

876

621

693

-

-

628

807

28.5

5.

INM in Rice

4850

5957

-

-

-

-

-

-

4850

5957

22.8

6.

QSP in Rice

4455

5306

5624

7383

4185

6115

-

-

4755

6268

31.8

7.

QSP in G.Nut

1852

2420

1899

2509

1881

2296

-

-

1877

2408

28.2

8.

PF in Banana

-

-

29500

42700

-

-

-

-

29500

42700

44.7

9.

PF in Vegetables (t ha-1)

Ongur

18.25

34.00

22.76

43.20

27.52

41.55

26.27

44.44

23.70

40.80

72.2

Nallavur

-

-

-

-

-

-

23.20

41.60

23.20

41.60

79.3

CYK

-

-

-

-

-

-

22.40

40.68

22.40

40.68

81.6

10.

SSI (t ha-1)

GDM

-

-

-

-

-

-

109.6

150.7

109.6

150.7

37.5

GMN

-

-

-

-

-

-

134.0

183.0

134.0

183.0

36.6

11.

PF in Sugarcane (t ha-1)

Ongur

-

-

100.7

146.0

-

-

125.0

168.8

112.8

157.4

39.5