Research and Extension Institutions


Central Institute for Research on Goats, Madhura This is a premier institute that undertakes basic and applied research in all disciplines relating to goat production. The mandate includes developing, updating and standardizing area specific package of practices concerning feeding, management, breeding and health cover of goats. It imparts training in specialized fields of research in caprines andaso carries out programmes of transfer of technologies for milk, meat and fiber production.

Address for Correspondence

The Director, CIRG, Makhdoom, Farah, Mathura, UP, India 281122, Phone. +91-565-2763380 (O), 2763245 (R), Fax. 2763246, Website

Veterinary College, Mannuthy and Pookode The College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences was established in 1955 by the Government of Kerala in1972. It was taken over by the Kerala Agricultural University as a constituent college.  The main objectives of the college are teaching, research and extension in the field of Veterinary and Animal Sciences.  The address of different colleges are:
  • College of Veterinary. & Animal Science, Mannuthy, Thrissur District  
  • College of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, Pookode, Wayanad District
  • College of Dairy Science & Technology, Kolahalamedu, Idukki District
References Kerala Agricultural University. 2001. Package of Practices- Recommendations: Veterinary and Animal Husbandry, Kerala Agricultural University, Trichur. .