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The bulk of land area (19.5 ha) of RARS is planted with coconut. Coconut is grown on bunds reclaimed from Vembanad lake.

Rice occupies an area of 5 ha.

The other important crops grown in this station are Banana, Garcinia, Rambutan, Clove,  Mango, Pepper and fodder grass.

Vegetables like Cowpea, bitter gourd; snake gourd, brinjal, chilli and other minor vegetables are also cultivated.

A dairy farm is also established at RARS.

An area of about 1.5 ha is utilized for fish culture.

Varieties released from RARS Kumarakom
Indu - Greater yam (Dioscorea alata) suitable for partial shade of coconut gardens.
Varieties released from RARS Kumarakom


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Regional Agricultural Research Station, Kumarakom
Kerala Agricultural University
Kumarakom Kerala 686563