KVK, is an integral part of the National Agricultural Research System (NARS), aims at assessment of location specific technology modules in agriculture and allied enterprises, through technology assessment, refinement and demonstrations. KVKs have been functioning as Knowledge and Resource Centres of agriculture technology supporting initiatives of public, private and voluntary sector for improving the agricultural economy of the district and are linking the NARS with extension system and farmers. more...
The distribution of KVKs under different institutions are given below:
Agricultural Universities 445
ICAR Institutes 61
NGOs 101
State Governments 35
PSUs 3
Other Educational Institutions 15
Total 660