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Last Updated:

July 11, 2018

Mandate of KVK

Training, technology assessment, refinement and demonstration of technologies / products.

Objectives

Krishi Vigyan Kendra performs its activities as per the mandate suggested by ICAR, New Delhi. Objectives of the KVK are as follows:

 

  • To organize on and off campus training programmes for farmers, rural women, youth, and officers of the Department of Agriculture to make them aware about the latest technologies in agriculture.

  • To organize short and long term vocational training courses on vegetable, floriculture, beekeeping, dairying, mushroom, organic farming  and protective cultivation etc. for rural youth for self-employment.

  • To arrange front-line demonstrations and  on-farm trials at farmerís fields  on improved technologies  and refinement of  existing technology so as to suit the need of the farmer.

Activities of KVK

  • On-farm testing to identify the location specificity of agricultural technologies under various farming systems;

  • Front-line demonstrations to establish production potentials of technologies on the farmersí fields;

  • Training of farmers to update their knowledge and skills in modern agricultural technologies;

  • Training of extension personnel to orient them in the frontier areas of technology development; and

  • Work as resource and knowledge centre of agricultural technology for supporting initiatives of public, private and voluntary sector for improving the agricultural economy of the district.