• KVK, Ferozepur
  • KVK, Ferozepur
  • KVK, Ferozepur
  • KVK, Ferozepur
  • KVK, Ferozepur
  • KVK, Ferozepur
  • Welcome to KVK, Ferozepur

    The KVK is located in the village Malwal on Ludhiana-Ferozepur state highway at about 6 kms from Ferozepur cantt towards Moga side. It was started in the year 1990 with the financial assistance from Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi under the aegis of Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), Ludhiana. The KVK works on the principle of 'Learning by doing' to serve to the rural community of the district.

    The main objectives of Krishi Vigyan Kendra are:-

    • Imparting various trainings viz. short duration(1-2 days), vocational(5-30 days) in the disciplines of Animal Science, Crop Production, Plant Protection, Horticulture, Extension Education, Soil Science and Home Science for farmers, farm women and unemployed rural youth.
    • Conducting farm testing to identify the location specificity of agricultural technologies under various farming systems.
    • Organizing frontline demonstrations to reestablish its production potentials of various technologies on the farmer’s fields.
    • Conducting training of extension personnel to orient them in the frontier areas of technology development.
    • Work as knowledge and resource centre of agricultural technology for supporting initiatives of public, private and voluntary sector for improving the agricultural economy of the district.
    • Conducting need based training of farmers to update their knowledge and skills in modern agricultural technologies.
    • In addition, in order to speed up the process of dissemination of technology, a large number of various extension activities and production of seeds and planting materials, livestocks, poultry and fisheries breeds and various bio- products are taken up by the KVKs.

    Besides the above farmers can also get the following services from the Krishi Vigyan Kendra:

    • Improved seeds of recommended varieties of PAU seed from the KVK Seed shop
    • Soil and water testing facility
    • Advisory Services

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