Activities

  • On-farm testing to identify the location specificity of agricultural technologies under various farming systems.
  • Organize frontline demonstrations to establish its production potential on the farmers’ fields.
  • Conduct training of farmers to update their knowledge and skills in modern agricultural technologies; and training of extension personnel to orient them in the frontier areas of technology development.
  • To work as resource and knowledge centre of agricultural technology for supporting initiatives of public, private and voluntary sectors for improving the agricultural economy of the district.
  • In order to create awareness about improved technologies, a large number of extension activities are being taken up; and to support various activities.
  • Seeds and planting materials are also produced by the KVKs and made available to the farmers.

  • Details of target and achievements of mandatory activities by KVK during 2014-15

    OFT : Number of OFTs OFT : Number of Farmers FLD : Number of FLDs FLD : Number of Farmers
    Targets : 6
    Achievement : 5
    Targets : 30
    Achievement : 20
    Targets : 50
    Achievement : 45.65
    Targets : 250
    Achievement : 184

    Training : Number of Courses Training : Number of Participants Extension Activities : Number of Activities Extension Activities : Number of Participants
    Clientele : Farmers
    Targets : 60
    Achievement : 65
    Targets : 3000
    Achievement : 2551
    Targets : 100
    Achievement : 124
    Targets : 5000
    Achievement : 5219
    Clientele : Rural Youth
    Targets : 20
    Achievement : 7
    Targets : 200
    Achievement : 80
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    Clientele : Extn. Functionaries
    Targets : 20
    Achievement : 47
    Targets : 100
    Achievement : 83
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    Clientele : Total
    Targets : 100
    Achievement : 76
    Targets : 3300
    Achievement : 2714
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    Seed Production (Qtl.) Planting Material (Nos.)
    Target : 200.00 qtls
    Achievement : 148.99 qtls
    Distributed to no. of Farmers :
    Target :40000
    Achievement : 53010 * Orchard of Guava, Aonla, Citrus, Sapota ( Cheeku) and Mango has been planted as mother plant
    Distributed to no. of Farmers : 270

    New Initiatives

    Introduction of new crops ( Jowar, Cotton, Pigeonpea, Linseed, Clusterbean) in the district

    Refinement of local material of Pulses (Chickpea,Fieldpea,Moong)

  • Collection
  • Characterization
  • Improvement/refinement