Achievements - Division of Agricultural Extension

  • Conducted 29805 on-farm trials on 3301 technologies at 4312 locations to identify their location specificity under different farming systems.
  • Organized 129678 Frontline Demonstrations (FLD) to demonstrate the production potential of newly released production technologies on the farmers' fields
  • Trained more than 1.3 million farmers/farm women, rural youths and extension personnel in agriculture and allied fields
  • Conducted large number of extension activities benefiting about 19.87 million farmers and other end users

Demonstration on mechanical transplanting of Paddy Beekeeping training to Rural Youth by KVK Pratapgrah, Rajasthan-1

  • Production of more than 339,000 qt. of seeds and 147.56 million sapling/seedlings/livestock strains, besides various bio-products for availability to the farmers
  • Continued functioning of 44 Agricultural Technology Information Centres in ICAR institutes and SAUs
  • Organized 358 capacity development programmes for 9878 KVK personnel
  • Organized 268 interface meetings involving scientists and development officials at the district level

Farmers Scientist Interaction in Field - at KVK Model Farm - KVK Kutch-IHands on Traning  of Tribal women on nursery raising -KVK Dangs-1Diagnostic Visit at farmer field


Dr. A.K. Singh, Deputy Director General (Agricultural Extension)
Division of Agricultural Extension, Krishi Anusandhan Bhawan, New Delhi - 110 012 INDIA
Phone: 91-11-2584 3277, Fax : 91-11-25842968 E-mail: