About

The Krishi Vigyan Kendra is a district level Farm Science Centre established by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi at Awagarh Campus in District Etah of R.B.S.College, Agra for speedy transfer of technology to farmers' fields. The operational area of this Krishi Vigyan Kendra comes under the South West Semi Arid Zone.

The aim of Krishi Vigyan Kendra is to reduce the time lag between generation of technology in research institutions and its transfer to the farmers’ field for increasing production, productivity and income from the agriculture and allied sectors on a sustained basis. In order to achieve this goal, four mandates have been envisaged in the design of the Krishi Vigyan Kendra.


Establishment Year : 1982

Name of Host Organization : Raja Balwant Singh College, Agra, U.P.

Total Land with KVK : 45.50ha.

Location of KVK : Awagarh, Distt.-Etah (U.P.)
Latitude : 27.4471814,
Longitude : 78.4798838

Total Villages Adopted : 40 (5 Villages for every 3 years)