KVK Nellore - About Us

Krishi Vigyan Kendra is one of the Major Extension Wings established by the ICAR with main objective being the transfer of technology to farmers, farm women and rural youth related to Agriculture, Horticulture, Aquaculture and allied fields in Nellore. Therefore, firstly the Re-mandated Krishi Vigyan Kendra was established during September, 1999 under NATP at Zonal Agricultural Research Station,Nellore, Andhra Pradesh state under the Acharya N.G.Ranga Agricultural University. The Re-mandated KVK was converted into full pledged KVK with effect from1stApril, 2004. The main mandate is application of technology/products through assessment, refinement and demonstration for adoption in Nellore district.