Agriculture is a dynamic field marked by new technological advances. This Krishi Vigyan Kendra (Farm Science Center) has been supporting farming communities for enhancing and sustaining their livelihoods by promotion of varied intervention in sphere of agro based livelihoods. ICAR sanctioned this KVK in year 2007 to Ambuja Cement Foundation (ACF) and thereafter recruited staff with fully functionalized since June 2008 at Kodinar for District Junagadh including newly formed Gir Somnath District of Gujarat state to ensure that farmers are abreast with technological advances for all agricultural needs.
Our KVK promotes agro based livelihoods by assisting farmer through regular mandatory activities like; training programmes, front line demonstrations, on farm testing, farm development and other extension activities. These activities help to bridging the gap between research and extension and equip farmers with latest development in agriculture field.
The Krishi Vigyan Kendra (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 Centre of agricultural 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.Read More
Er. Jitendra SinghSenior Scientist & Head
Ms. Hansa S. PatelSMS - Home Science
Mr. Ranjitsinh G. BaradSMS – Horticulture
Mr. Ramesh T. RathodSMS - Plant Protection
Mr. Satish T. HadiyalSMS - Soil Science
Mr. Manish J. BaldaniyaSMS - Agronomy
Ms. Pooja B. NakumSMS - Agril. Extension
Contact Us : Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Gir Somnath, PO. – Ambujanagar, Ta. - Kodinar, Dist. : Gir Somnath - 362715 (Gujarat) India