Digital India
Krishi Vigyan Kendra

Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) A plan scheme designed and nurtured by ICAR for past four decades, will play a vital role as it has the following unique features:

  • Creation of valuable resources in terms of technical manpower and assets.
  • Confirmation of technologies to suit local specificity.
  • Showcasing the frontier technologies.
  • Capacity building among stakehold.ers.
  • Front runner in technological application, information and inputs.
  • Participatory approaches in planning, implementing, executing and evaluation.

KVKs all working towards reducing the time lag between generation of technology at the research institution and its application to the location specific farmers filed for increasing production, productivity and net farm income on sustained basis.

The Krishi Vigyan Kendra are assessing the technological needs of the district and revalidating the technology for adoption. Systematic work through field demonstrations, on and off campus training to extension workers and vocational trainings for farm youths and farm women have been regular activities of the KVKs, thus minimizing the technological gap between production achieved of various crops by the farming community and production potential of the technologies. Field days and Kisan Melas were also organized in all the seasons. The State has the highest population of tribal (23.68%) among the different Sates of the country (8.01%). The tribal farmers responded well to technical inputs of JNKVV in terms of natural resource management, use of improved varieties of maize, cotton and rice, soybean, castor and vegetables in their cropping systems. The Krishi Vigyan Kendra Dindori, Mandla, Betul, Chhindwara, Shahdol and Umaria have done commendable efforts for socio-economic upliftment of tribes. Similarly, Gonds and Baigas of Eastern tribal regions of the State have been benefited by extension efforts of Krishi Vigyan Kendras of Sidhi, Shahdol, Umaria, Katni and Seoni. Use of improved strains of minor millets and their substitutions by early varieties of urid, niger and paddy made definite impact on the productivity and socio-economic status of the farmers.

Location of KVKs The KVKs are established as follows: Chhindwara (1982), Balaghat (1992), Seoni (1994), Shahdol (1994), Sidhi (1994), Tikamgarh (1994), Betul (2002), Panna (2002), Dindori (2003), Damoh (2004), Harda (2004), Hoshangabad (2004), Jabalpur (2004), Narsinghpur (2004) Rewa (2004), Sagar (2004), Chhattarpur (2005), Katni (2005), Mandla (2006) and Umaria (2006).


Dr. S.K. Pannase
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Chhindwara – 480 001 (M.P. )
kvk_chhindwara@rediffmail.com
Prof. M.S. Baghel
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
SIDHI – 486 661 (M.P.)
kvksidhi.2008@rediffmail.com
kvksidhi@rediffmail.com
Dr. M. Singh
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
SHAHDOL – 484 001
kvkshahdol@rediffmail.com
Dr. Pramod Gupta
Programme Coordinator
Rana Hanuman SinghKrishi Vigyan Kendra
Badgaon Balaghat- 481 115 (M.P.)
k vkbadgaon@rediffmail.com
Dr. V.K. Verma
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Betul Bazar Betul - 460 004 (M.P.)
kvkbetul@rediffmail.com
Dr. D.P. Sharma
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Jabalpur- 482 004 (M.P.)
kvkjabalpur@rediffmail.com
Dr. N.K. Bisen
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
SEONI – 480 661 (M.P.)
kvk_seoni@rediffmail.com
Dr. S.S. Gautam
I/c Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Tikamgarh – 472 001 (M.P.)
kvktikamgarh@rediffmail.com
Dr. A.K. Shrivastava
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Powarkheda Hoshangabad - 461 110 (M.P.)
kvkpowarkheda@rediffmail.com
Dr. K.S. Yadav
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Sagar – 470002 (M.P.)
kvk_sagar@rediffmail.com
kvksagar@rediffmail.com
Dr. B.S. Kirar
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Panna – 488 001 (M.P.)
kvkpanna@rediffmail.com
Dr. Harish Dixit
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
DINDORI – 481 880 (M.P.)
kvkdindori@rediffmail.com
Dr. Sanjay Vaishampayan
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Damoh,470 661(M.P.)
kvkdamoh@rediffmail.com
Dr.(Smt.) Veena Pani Shrivastava
Programme Coordinator
Naugaon Chhatarpur (M.P.)
kvkchhattarpur@rediffmail.com
Dr. A.K. Pandey
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
REWA 486001 (M.P.)
kvk_rewa@rediffmail.com
Dr. R.C. Sharma
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Harda, (M.P.)
kvkharda@rediffmail.com
Dr. K.P. Tiwari
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Narsinghpur – (M.P.)
kvknarsinghpur@rediffmail.com
Dr. S.R. Sharma
Programme Coordinator
Agriculture Farm Piprodh
Katni (M.P. )
kvk_katni2007@rediffmail.com
Dr. A.K. Shrivastava
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Vikatganj, Umaria 484661(MP)
kvkumaria@rediffmail.com
umariakvk@rediffmail.com
Dr. H.S. Rai
Programme Coordinator
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Mridu Kishore Colony Mandla (M.P.)
kvkmandla@rediffmail.com