Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK), Valsad is established during September
1992, under the aegis of ICAR (Indian Council of Agriculture),
New Delhi. The host institute Gujarat Vidyapith, Ahmedabad a deemed
university established by Father of our Nation, MahatmaGandhiji in
1920. is working for rural developement besides its educational activites.
Gujarar vidyapith runs three kvks in gujarat, KVK located in ambheti is one of them.
The main objective of KVK is to transfer latest technologies
in agriculture and allied fields to the farmers.
Mandates of KVK
Conducting the “On farm testing” for identifying technologies in terms of location specific
sustainable land use systems.
Organize training to update the extension personnel with emerging advances in agricultural
research on regular basis :
Organize short and long vocational training courses in
agriculture and allied vocations for the farmers and rural youth
with emphasis on “Learning by doing for higher production
on farmers and generating self employments :
Organize the front line demonstration on various crops
for generating production data and feedback information.