► To plan
and conduct survey of the operational area through participatory rural appraisal
(PRA) methods and characterized physical and human resources with special
reference to identifying the technological and training needs of the farming community.
all relevant recommendations or packages of practices for the district to be
meaningfully utilized in the training programmed and follow-up extension
and conduct production oriented and needs based short and long duration training
courses both on campus and in villages for various target groups with priority
on the resource poor sections.
and maintain the campus farms and demonstration units on scientific lines as the
facilities for providing work experience to the trainees, dissemination of the
latest technical know-how and also as a means to achieve financial
sustainability in due course of time.
practical training facilities of the Kendra to the teachers and the students of
vocational agriculture of the higher secondary schools.
added training facilities in the area of home making and nutrition education for
rural communities and gradually enlarging the training facilities encompass
other important areas such as home/rural crafts and cottage industries with the
requirement of the integrated rural development in collaboration with the
undertake On Farm Testing of the technologies develop by the The National
Agriculture Research System (NARS) in agriculture and allied fields for their
sustainability and identifying the constraints.
demonstrate the potentialities of various technologies and recommend for their
adoption in maximizing yield / income per unit of time and area under different
organize farm science clubs in order to inculcate a scientific temper and an
interest on agriculture and allied sciences and for scientific farming through
supervise individual and group projects.
implement all such schemes of ICAR and other related organizations which intend
to strengthened the training and technology dissemination programmed as well as
follow-up extension activities