Agriculture Extension
The KVK scheme is being administered by the Agricultural Extension Division ICAR with the mandate of technology assessment and demonstration for its application. The activities include on farm testing, front line demonstration, capacity development of farmers and extension personnel, functioning as a knowledge and resources center of agricultural technologies, providing farm advisories using ICT and other media means on varied subject of interest to farmers. In addition, KVK would produce quality technological products (seed, planting material, bio-agent, livestock) and make available to farmers, organise frontline extension activities, identify and document selected farm innovations and ensure convergence with ongoing scheme and programmes.