About KVK


 

KVK Jabalpur

 

Activities of KVK

  • On-farm trials to identify the location specific technologies in various farming systems.      
  • Front line demonstrations (FLD's) to establish production potentials on the farmers' fields
  • Training of farmers and farm women to update their knowledge and skills in modern agricultural technologies and training of extension personnel to orient them in the frontier areas of technology development
  • Work as resource and knowledge centre of agricultural technology for supporting initiatives of public, private and voluntary sector for improving the agricultural economy of the district.
  • Create awareness about frontier technologies through large number of extension activities like farmers' fair, field day, strategic campaign, ex-trainees meet etc.
  • The seed and planting materials produced by the KVKs are also made available to the farmer

Staff Details

Dr. Dinkar Prasad Sharma
Designation: KVK Head/ Professor
Discipline: Horticulture
Expertise: Floriculture and landscaping
email-id: kvkjabalpur@rediffmail.com

 

Dr. Moni Thomas
Designation: Professor
Discipline: Plant Protection

Expertise: Lac Cultivation

 

Dr.(Smt) Rashmi Shukla

Designation: Scientist

Discipline: Home Science

 

Dr. Dinesh Kumar Singh

Designation: Scientist

Discipline: Agril. Extension

Expertise: Extension education and communication

Dr. Anil Kumar Singh

Designation: Scientist

Discipline: Soil Science

Dr. Siddharth Nayak

Designation: Scientist

Discipline: Agronomy

 

Dr. Akshata Tomar

Designation: Scientist

Discipline: Horticulture

 

Shri. Nitin Kumar Singhai

Designation: PA

Discipline: Agronomy

 

Smt Gigi Annee Abraham

Designation: Programmer

Qualification: MCA

Discipline: Computer Applications

Expertise: Database Management, Networking, Programming in MS technologies

 

Dr. Pramod Sharma

Designation: PA

Qualification: M.V.Sc. & A.H.

Expertise: Dairy & Poultry

 

Shri S.K. Mishra

Designation: Steno

 

Shri R.V. Sahu

TPS

 

Shri Mohd. Shakeel  Mansoori

Designation:Driver

 

Shri Manoj Kumar Varma

Designation:Driver

 

Smt Guddi Bai

Designation:Peon

 

Infrastructure

 

1. Administrative Building

Krishi Vigyan Kendra has very well maintained administrative building having seminar hall, library, farmers' corner, e-linkage lab.

 

2. Library

Krishi Vigyan Kendra has good collection of books in all fields of agriculture, ICAR publications, agriculture based quaterly, monthly magzines, CDs, DVDs, etc.

 

3. Seminar Hall

A well furnished training hall is constructed for conduction of on campus trainings for farmers/farm women, in service personnel and rural youth, organizing kisan gosthi and interface as well as conducting the SAC meetings. In addition to own activities hall is also provided to other institutional organizations for other activities like seminars, workshops, sangosthies.

 

4. Farmers' Hostel

Krishi Vigyan Kendra has a farmer's hostel that can accommodate more than 100 farmers at a time. The hostel rooms are well furnished .

 

5. Vehicle

KVK has well maintained Bolero Jeep and Pulsar Motor Cycle.

 

6. Technology Park

Technology Park of KVK consists of scion bank of fruits and plants, crop cafetaria of crops, fruits, vegetables, Technology Desk, Visitors Gallery, Technology Exhibition

 

6. Vermicompost Unit

A vermicompost unit is established in KVK Jabalpur

 

8. E-Linkage Lab

KVK E- Linkage Lab is equipped with a Server, desktop PCs, LAN, scanner, printer, V-SAT and computer furniture to act as information hub for storing and disseminating information on agriculture and also providing online and offline guidance to the farmers.

           
The Video Channel broadcasts presentations on various major topics in agriculture by expert team through the web portal http://kvkhub.ernet.in; it provides knowledge and linkage among the scientists and farmers. This is a two way communication system in which farmers can ask questions directly and discuss the problem with the scientists through the VOIP facility during interactive session of the presentation

 

 

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