Recognition / Awards Received
  • Dept. of Income Tax, Govt. of India u/s 80 G. of the I.T. Act 1961
  • As a Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation by Department of Science and Industrial Research
  • Under FCRA by Ministry of Home Affairs
  • Varanashi Farms, the site of experiments for VRF is certified as 100% Organic by AOCA-organic certifying agency
  • Dr. Moorthy is a recipient of GSE Award from Rotary International in the year 1984.
  • Karnataka State Government has honoured Dr. Varanashi Krishnamoorthy with Krishi Panditha, a title - for all-round acheivements in agriculture.
  • Dr. Ashwini Krishna Moorthy received "Best Entrepreneur" award from Department of Industries, Kerala State Government.
  • Varanashi Research Foundation received the prestigious "APJ Abdul Kalam Environmental Award" in 2006.
  • Dr.Moorthy received "Distinguished Alumni" Award from Alumni Association University of Agricultural sciences.
  • Dr. Ashwini Krishna Moorthy received "Outstanding Old Student" award from the "Old Students Association", Vivekananda College Puttur.

Board of Trustees
Research Advisory Committee
Major research achievements
Project Work
Soil and Manure Analysis and Advisory Service
VRF & VAST Centre
Extension Activities
Recognition Received
APJ Abdul Kalam award
Krishi Panditha Award
Best Entrepreneur Award
Distinguished Alumni award to Dr. Moorthy
Outstanding Old Student award to Dr. Ashwini Krishna Moorthy

Receiving Krishi Panditha award from the Chief Minister of Karnataka Mr. S.M. Krishna

Dr. Ashwini Krishna Moorthy receiving district level "Best Entrepreneur" award.

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