Listed in State Govt
- Kattachalkuzhi, Kottukal, Thiruvananthapuram 695501
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The Coconut Research Station in Balaramapuram is located at Mangalattukonam Road in Kattachalkuzhi, Kottukal. The institute was established in 1948 by the Department of Agriculture, Kerala at Pachalloor near the College of Agriculture, Vellayani. The Coconut Research Station which started as a scheme partly financed by the Indian Central Coconut Committee, was taken over by the Kerala Agricultural University in February 1972. Currently the institute is located on a plot of garden land around 4 km south of Balaramapuram on the Vizhinjam – Balaramapuram Road.
The research station mandates agro – techniques for coconut and coconut-based farming system in red soils.