Major Technological Intervention

  • A pool of 100 progressive farmers as extension agents created by KVK for transfer of technology.
  • Development of “Soil fertility Map” and soil test based advisory services in operational area. The tendency of farmers for heavy urea application is slowly decreasing and farmers are saving on Nutrient application in per unit area.
  • Crop diversification in popular based cropping system (11500 ha).
  • Development of rural entrepreneurship in the field of mushroom production, Seed production & Vegetables Nursery.
  • Seed treatment popularized at farmers level in a big way resulting in adoption by more than15250 farmers in operational area of KVK.
  • Popularization of Bio-agents (Trichoderma, and Beauveria bassiana) for control of soil borne diseases, Termite and white grub in crops as part of Integrated Pest Management practices on more than 145000 ha area.
  • Introduction & Popularization of latest Basmati variety Pusa basmati-1401 on over 7450 ha area and wheat Variety HD 2967 (29300 ha) and PBW-590 (16850 ha).
  • Popularization of DSR technique in rice on over 2350 ha area.
  • Zero tillage sowing of wheat on 8550 ha area.
  • Popularization of Eco-trap for fruit fly control in Mango (8925 ha) and Guava (240 ha).
  • Popularization of mushroom production (80 seasonal units).
  • Popularization of off season vegetable nursery (72 units).
  • Transfer of technology through Vallabh Krishak Club (08).