Thiruvazhamkunnu, India

KVASU Full Thiruvazhamkunnu Farm (Silent Valley)

The Thiruvazhamkunnu Farm of the Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (KVASU), located at the foothills of the Western Ghats, is involved in livestock production research under humid tropics in the changing climatic scenario and also in technology transfer and higher education.   Sprawled over 163 hectares, it has a cattle and buffalo farm, native goat conservation unit, fodder plots, agro-forestry plots, plantation crops, aquaculture and some natural forest area. KVASU is in the process of transforming this into a Model Integrated Farm where utmost importance is paid to sustainability and ecosystem services.

Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University

Thiruvazhamkunnu web page

contact: Dr Marykutty Thomas