Mandates of ICAR- Krishi Vigyan Kendra

  1. Conducting On-Farm Trials (OFTs) to identify the location specific agricultural technologies under various farming systems.
  2. Conducting frontline demonstrations (FLDs) to establish production potential of various crops and enterprises on the farmers’ fields.
  3. Conducting need based capacity building programmes for farmers to update their knowledge and skills on modern agricultural technologies related to technology assessment, refinement and demonstrations and capacity building of extension personnel to orient them in the frontier areas of technology development.
  4. Creating awareness on improved agricultural technologies among various clienteles through appropriate extension programmes.
  5. Production of quality seeds, planting materials, bio-products etc as per the demand and supply the same to farmers.
  6. Work as knowledge and resource center of agricultural technology to support the initiatives of public, private and voluntary sectors for improving the agricultural economy of the district.