KVK, Palem with collaboration of RARS, Palem has organized seed mela cum farmer scientist interaction programme on 24.05.2023 at RARS, Palem Auditorium. This programme chaired by Dr. M. Malla Reddy, ADR, RARS, Palem and briefed about importance of seed mela and timely availability of quality seeds to the farming community etc. Dr. Vanisree, PS Oil Seeds , RARS, Palem addressed the gathering on awareness on selection of suitable varieties of seeds, time of sowing and seeds available at RARS & KVK, Palem. Dr. T. Prabahakar Redy, PC, KVK, Palem explained on best management practices for higher yield in different crops. Farmer-scientists interactive session was arranged to address the farmers’ quarries on different aspects of quality seed selection, characteristics and sowing of the seeds. Exhibited the popular varieties of different crops available at RARS and KVK, Palem and has given opportunity to purchase the seed at affordable rates. In this Dr.M.Malla Reddy (RARS, Palem), Dr.Vanisree (PS, Oilseeds), Dr.Pushpavathi (AD, AGC, Palem), Dr.T.Prabhakar Reddy (PC, KVK, Palem), Dr.Bharat Bhushan Rao (Coordinator, DAATTC, Palem), Sri.Venkateswarlu (DAO, Nagarkurnool) and scientific staff of RARS, KVK and APT, Palem and 335 farmers were participated.