Achievements - Division of Agricultural Extension

  • Conducted 35246 on-farm trials on 4315 technologies at 4561 locations to identify their location specificity under different farming systems.
  • Organized 182696 Frontline Demonstrations (FLD) to demonstrate the production potential of newly released production technologies on the farmers' fields.
  • Trained more than 14 lakh farmers/farm women, rural youths and extension personnel in agriculture and allied fields
  • Conducted large number of extension activities benefiting 147.50 lakh farmers and other end users
  • Production of 96700 tons of seeds, 459.49 lakh planting materials and 41.18 lakh fish fingerlings, besides various bio-products for availability to the farmers.
  • Continued functioning of 47 Agricultural Technology Information Centres in ICAR institutes and SAUs
  • Organized 411 capacity development programmes for 19357 KVK personnel
  • Organized 767 interface meetings involving scientists and development officials at the district level

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

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: aksicar [at]