Horticultural Research Station, Ooty

Established in the year 1988. This Research station is opened to develop new production technology among temperate fruits. Alod this station helps in developing new species for farmers to increase their income. Apart from this the important task is to implement oraganic farming among farmers. Another objective of the station is to control disease among hill crops. The main crops of this station is Potato, Cabbage, carrot, Beans, Medicinal/aromatic plants, Cut flowers and mushroom. The station also have following departments Horticulture, Agricultural Entomology, Plant Pathology
and Plant Nematology. They also have a well managed lab for idenfication of pests and diseases.