KVK Profile

1Name and Address of KVKKrishi Vigyan Kendra, Post Office-Majhgawan, Distt.-Satna(MP)485331
2Name of Sr. Scientist cum Head of KVK with phone, Mobile and emailDr.R.S.Negi Deendayal Research Institute Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Majhgawan, Satna (MP) 485331. Tel No. 07670-263297, e-mail: kvksatna@rediffmail.com
3Host Institution Name and Head of Host Institution detailsSh. Abhay Mahajan, Organizing Secretary Deendayal Research Institute Siya Ram Kutir, Chitrakoot (M.P.) Ph. 07670 265353, 265623       e-mail-drichitrakoot@chitrakoot.org
4.Year of establishment of KVKMarch,1993
5.Management /affiliation of the KVKNGO
6.Location of the KVK:Rural Area
7.Distance from the nearest Bus-stand/Railway Station 2 KM
8.Total Land with KVK25.2 ha

Focus/Thrust Areas of the KVK:

  • Turning uneconomic land holdings into profitable ones by developing/ demonstrating resource based and price led farming system.
  • Developing alternate land use patterns specific for rain fed, partially irrigated and irrigated conditions
  • Reducing the vulnerability of agriculture to risks & uncertainties of climate change by promoting appropriate technologies that will adapt or mitigate the effects.
  • Diversification of land use system for enhancing income, employment and livelihood security

Road map to Achieve these objective

To achieve these objectives, KVK has envisioned a road map  with five pronged strategy

  • Crop Diversification for Enhancing Sustainability of Farming -Diversification from Food grains towards Pulses, oilseeds and Horticultural crops.
  • Conservation Agriculture – Promoting Resource Conservation Technologies
  • Bringing Additional Area under Pulses Oilseeds and Horticultural crops
  • Promoting Climate Resilient Agriculture
  • Minimizing the cost of Production.

Innovative Programmes initiated by KVK:

  • Watershed Management
  • Organic Farming
  • Participatory Seed Production through seed village and seed club approach
  • Development of horti based farming system model for ensuring food, nutritional and economic security to resource poor farmers
  • Livestock up gradation
  • Women empowerment
  • Rehabilitation of waste/forestlands
  • Multi Level employment Generation programmes
  • Technology Dissemination through Krishi Gyan Doots

Infrastructure availability at KVK

Sr. no ParticularsYearArea
B(1).Building Details  
iOffice building1998500 M2
iiFarmers hostel2003300 M2
iiiResidential Quarters2005440 M2
iv.Training Hall2016124.2 M2
v.Seed Storage Godown201660.64 M2
vi.Agri processing Unit and Seed Bank2018267 M2
B(2).Demonstration units  
i.Nutritional Kitchen Garden1994100 M2
ii.Seed production unit199512.6 Ha
iii.Dairy unit1995100 M2
iv.Fruit Orchards (Mango &Aonla, Guava, Ber, Karonda)20021.3 Ha
v.Vermi compost Production unit2002150 M2
vi.Mushroom Production Unit200325 M2
viiHigh Tech nursery2005500 M2
B(3).Laboratory  
i.Soil and Water Testing Lab200450 M2
Ii.Spawn production Lab200450 M2
B(4).Others  
i.Observatory (meteorological)199625 M2
ii.Farm Implements Shed2018150 M2
iii.Ari Technological Park20163200 M2
B(5).Replicable models  
i.2.5 and 1.5 acre –farming system20031.6 Ha
ii.Rain Water harvesting2003 3.7 Ha
iii.Organic Farming20054.35 Ha
iv.Waste Land development20054.8 Ha