Impact of KVK

Krishi Vigyan Kendra functions as change agents to bring about desirable improvement in productivity of agriculture, animal husbandry and fisheries and enhance the income of farmers apart from creating employment opportunities. To achieve its mandate, as one of the methodologies, the KVK – CARI started adopting one or two villages at a time and implemented ‘Transfer of Technology (TOT) programmes, in an integrated manner so that a holistic development could be ushered in with an overall upliftment in socio-economical status of farming community as well as in production of food and profitability. Much emphasis has been laid on diagnosis of problem of farmers, developing their skills in improved technologies to mitigate identified problems, changing of attitude from unscientific to scientific cultivation and in management of farming systems, regular monitoring of the progress and assessment of impact for refinement and improvement and thereby achieving maximum sustainable development in all fields.