Kanke, Ranchi, Jharkhand

( A State Government University )


Krishi Vigyan Kendra

Krishi Vigyan Kendra is a frontline extension programme and innovative institutional model of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research. It is devoted to undertake the activities of technology assessment, refinement and dissemination through on farm testing, frontline demonstration, vocational training of farmers, rural youth, farm women and extension functionaries. Apart from this, KVK functions as an innovative agency for extending state of art services like online advisory and consultancy services. Objectives

  • To test and verify the technology on farmers’ fields through on-farm adaptive research and frontline demonstration to develop location-specific technologies
  • To demonstrate the latest agricultural technologies at the instructional farm with a view to reduce the technology dissemination losses
  • To impart training to practicing farmers, farm women and rural youth by following the method of “teaching by doing” and “learning by doing”
  • To organize vocational training programmes and income generation activities for rural youth and school drop outs by imparting skills
  • To organize skill and production-oriented short and long term training programmes’ both on and off-campus
  • To organize training for extension functionaries in the area of frontier technology
  • To organize kisan melas, field days and farmer-scientist interface programmes
  • To bring out literature, radio and TV programmes on modern technologies
  • Conduct “On-farm testing” for identifying technologies in terms of location-specific sustainable land use systems through technology assessment and refinement
  • Organise frontline demonstrations on various crops to generate production data and feedback information
  • Organise short and long term vocational training courses in agriculture and allied vocations for the farmer and rural youth with emphasis on “learning by doing” for higher production on farms and generation of self employment
  • Organise training to update the extension personnel with emerging advances in. agricultural research on regular basis
  • Act as a knowledge and resource centre for advancement of agriculture in the district.
KVKs in Jharkhand Krishi Vigyan Kendras have been established in 22 districts of Jharkhand, out of which 16 KVKs are under the administrative control of Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi in the following districts:

Location Map of the KVK’s


Dr. Uday Kumar Singh
I/c Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
P.O. – Petarwar (Near Block)
Dist. – Bokaro – 829 121
Contact No.: 9431126991/ 7992322648
e-mail ID: kvk_bokaro@yahoo.co.in
Dr. Ajay Kr. Dwivedi
I/c Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
P.O. – Khunta Bandh
Dist. – Dumka – 841 101
Contact No.: 7764081007
e-mail ID: dumkakvk@gmail.com
East Singhbhum
Dr. (Miss) Arti Beena Ekka
I/c Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Darisai (Khariya Colony)
Vill. – Barakhurshi, P.O. – Galudih
Dist. – East Singhbhum – 832 304
Contact No.: 9709010792
e-mail ID: kvk_eastsinghbhum@rediffmail.com
Dr. Devkant Prasad
I/c Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
P.O. – Bengabad (Near Block Office)
Dist. – Giridih – 815 312
Contact No.: 9471535524
e-mail ID: kvkgiridihbau@rediffmail.com
Dr. Hemant Kr. Pandey
I/c Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Kisko Farm
P.O. – Lohardaga
Dist. – Lohardaga – 835 302
Contact No.: 8292524455
e-mail ID: kvklohardaga2011@gmail.com
Dr. Srikant Singh
Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
P.O. – Maheshpur Farm
Dist. – Pakur – 816 106
Contact No.: 7903334154
e-mail ID: kvkpakur@gmail.com
Dr. Arvind Mishra
Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Gamharia (Block Campus)
P.O. – Gamharia
Dist– Saraikela-Kharsawan-832 108
Contact No.: 8340439553
e-mail ID: kvksaraikela@gmail.com
Sri Shankar Kr. Singh
I/c Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Seed Multiplication Farm, Bano
Dist. – Simdega-835 201
Contact No.: 9431100641/ 8789448132
e-mail ID: simdegakvk@gmail.com
Dr. Ranjay Kumar Singh
I/c Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Seed Multiplication Farm Kullu
Kullu Farm, Chatra – 825 401
Contact No.: 9431339380
e-mail ID: chatrakvk@gmail.com/ kvkchatra2012@gmail.com
Sri Lalit Kr. Das
I/c Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Baliyapur Farm
Dist. – Dhanbad – 828 201
Contact No.: 9431507690
e-mail ID: kvkdhanbadbau.2012@gmail.com
Dr. Ashok Kumar
Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Sub-Divisional Agriculture Farm
Dist. – Garhwa – 822 114
Contact No.: 9431711339
e-mail ID: kvkgarhwa@gmail.com
Sri Sanjeev Kumar
I/c Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Agriculture Farm, Bena
Dist. – Jamtara-815351
Contact No.: 7544075353
e-mail ID: kvkjamtara@gmail.com
Sri Mahesh Chandra Jerai
I/c Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Seed Multiplication Farm, Balumath
Dist. – Latehar-829 202
Contact No.: 8825322610/ 9431769672
e-mail ID: kvklateharbalumath@gmail.com/
Dr. Amrit Kr. Jha
I/c Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
P.O. – Sahibganj Farm
Dist. – Sahibganj – 816 109
Contact No.: 9430112886
e-mail ID: sahibganjkvk@gmail.com
West Singhbhum
Smt. Kanchan Mala
(I/c Programme Coordinator)
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
P.O.- Jagannathpur
Dist.- West Singhbhum-833203
Tel : +91 9431567854 , 06588-252647
Fax : 06589-233364
E-mail :

KVKs under NGOs

Dr. Ravi Shankar
Sr. Scientist & Head
Gramin Vikas Trust – Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Rautara Chowk, Near Durga Temple
Dist. – Godda – 814 133
Ph. No. – 06422-223988
Mob. No. – 9939498711
e-mail ID: kvkgodda@gmail.com
Dr. R.K. Singh
Sr. Scientist & Head
Holy Cross Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Near Kanary Hill
Dist. – Hazaribagh-825 301
Ph. No. – 06546-263083 (O)
Mob. No. – 9939690109
e-mail ID: kvkhazaribag@gmail.com
Dr. Sanjay Kumar
Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Gumla
Vikas Bharti Bishunpur
P.O. – Bishunpur
Dist. – Gumla-835 331
Ph. No. – 06523-278535
Mob. No. – 9430699847/ 7366082870
e-mail ID: kvk.gumla@gmail.com
Dr. Ajeet Singh
Sr. Scientist & Head
Ram Krishna Mission
Divyayan Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Dist. – Ranchi-834 008
Ph. No. – 0651-2551008, 2551970
Mob. No. – 9430379197
e-mail ID: kvk.divyayan@gmail.com

KVKs under ICAR

Dr. D.K. Raghav
Sr. Scientist & Head
ICAR-Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Ramgarh
Mob. No. – 8969397599
e-mail ID: kvkramgarh@gmail.com
Smt. Chanchila Kumari
I/c Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra
P.O. & Vill. – Jainagar
Dist. – Koderma-825 324
Ph. No. – 06534-262300
Mob. No. – 8936033386/ 9472731631
e-mail ID: kvkkodermanrri@gmail.com
Dr. S.P. Singh
Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Khunti
P.O. – Torpa
Dist. – Khunti
Mob. No. – 9416355596
e-mail ID: kvkkhunti@gmail.com

KVKs under District Administration

Dr. P.K Sannigrahi
Sr. Scientist & Head
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Sujani
P.O. – Ghorlash
Dist. – Deoghar – 814 152
Ph. No. 06432-290157
Mob. No. – 9430320305
e-mail ID: kvkdeoghar@gmail.com