Agriculture department deals with the formulation and implementation of various programmes to augment production of both food crops and cash crops in the District. It undertakes activities among farmers to promote scientific methods of cultivation plant protection etc. and also arranges the supply of high yielding varieties of seeds, seedlings, planting materials and plant protection chemicals to farmers. The department has offices at district and Panchayat levels. It has presence in all the gramma panchayats through the Krishi Bhavans under the department.