Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Rajsamand is sanctioned in 1994 by the Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR) and established in Feb., 1995. Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Rajsamand is situated in Agro climatic Zone IV–a i.e. Sub Humid Southern plain and Aravalli hills of Rajasthan. The area of instructional farm of KVK is 13.2 ha. The soil of KVK farm is saline in nature.
|Year of Establishment||1995|
|Location||Bhilwara Bypass Road, Near to R. K. Hospital|
|Distance from District HQ||6 km|
|Total Land with KVK||13.2 ha|
|Under Buildings||2.00 ha|
|Under Demonstration Units||0.50ha|
The district comprises of seven blocks viz Rajsamand, Bhim, Relmagra, Deogarh, Amet, Kumbhalgarh and Nathdwara with net cultivated area of 109871 hectare and irrigated area of 29730 hectare. The important crops of the district during kharif are maize, sorghum, cotton, Greengram,Blackgram ,Clusterbean, sesame, brinjal, chilies, okra and cucurbits while in rabi wheat, barley, gram, mustard, cabbage, onion, and garlic. The important fruit crops of the district are custard apple, aonla and guava and presently pomegranate is also introducing in the area. The land holding of farmer except Relmagra and Nathdwara block falls under marginal and small. The average rainfall pattern of the district is approximately 512.7 mm but since last five years rainfall is unevenly distributed . The maximum temperature during summer reached to 480 C and minimum fall down up to 00 C. in winter season.
International yoga day, Soil day, Food day, PMFBY, Pre seasonal, SAC Meeting
The Krishi Vigyan Kendra celebrate and conduct awareness programme on International Yoga day (21st June), World food day (16th October), World soil day celebration (5th December) during each year. Also conduct two preseasonal training programme, SAC meeting and other awareness programme for farmers, Farm women and Rural youth during every year.
Dr. R. P. MeenaSenior Scientist & Head
Dr. R. S. PatodiyaScientist
Dr. M. S. KothariScientist
Smt. Urvashi NandalScientist
Dr. Mani RamScientist
Contact Us : Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture & Technology, Udaipur, Dist : Rajsamand - 313 342(Rajasthan) INDIA