The Government has launched Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVKs) Portal which will help in monitoring the functioning of KVKs at the National level and in providing timely information and advisory to the farmers.
The aim of the portal is to transfer the technologies developed by the agricultural scientists to the farmers in a fast and effective manner using web and mobile technology as well as to monitor the activities of Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVKs).
The objectives of the portal is
- To create a platform to monitor the various activities as well as resource utilization by various KVKs;
- To create a database of the various programmes organized by the KVKs along with their detailed information and learning resources;
- To help the farmers in resolving their queries using web and mobile technologies;
- To provide information about various facilities and activities performed by the KVKs and to provide linkage to other important information such as weather and market information.
- The farmers and the Agricultural Officers may register themselves and seek different information related to KVKs.