Mandate

  • On farm testing to identify the location specific technologies in various farming systems.
  • Frontline demonstrations to establish production potentials on farmers’ fields.
  • Training of farmers and farmwomen to update their knowledge and skills in modern agricultural technologies.
  • Training of extension personnel to orient them in frontier areas of technology development.
  • 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.
  • Create awareness about frontier technologies through large number of extension activities like farmers fair, field day, strategic campaign, ex-trainees meet, etc.
  • Seed and planting materials produced by the KVK also be made available to the farmers.

  • Total geographical area (Sqkm) 2246
    Total Agricultural Land (ha) 23000
    Area under Kharif (ha) 22903
    Area under Rabi (ha) 17785
    Cropping intensity 177
    Irrigated Area (ha) 10000
    Area under forest (Sqkm) 659.3
    Area Under Fruits (ha) 3860.40
    Area Under Vegetables (ha) 1891
    Area Under Spices & others(ha) 618.35


    Area and Productivity of Different crop of the District

    Crop Area (000ha) Productivity (kg/ha)
    Paddy 13.243 1517
    Maize 0.221 1000
    Pigeon pea 0.050 2000
    Mandua 6.093 1308
    Madira (Sanwa) 0.455 1257
    Gahat 0.188 516
    Rajmash 0.031 806
    Soyabean 0.945 1225
    Wheat 15.416 1569
    Barley 0.841 11266569
    Gram 0.005 538
    Lentil 1.822 1129
    Mustard 0.102 332
    Urad 0.167 563
    Field Pea 0.012 700