Directorate of Extension



“Excellence in agriculture technology transfer and knowledge management for a more proactive and responsive service”


  • To Plan, implement and execute various extension programmes in temperate and cold arid agriculture, animal husbandry and allied sectors in close association with the line departments.
  • To provide platform for interface between farmers, researchers and extension functionaries and marketing personnel to address the problems of agriculture and allied sectors.
  • To disseminate knowledge and proven farm technologies to the extension functionaries of the line departments and farmers.
  • To act as a resource and knowledge centre of agricultural technologies for supporting initiatives of public and private sector for improving the agricultural economy of the state, especially Northern part of the state.
  • Monitoring and evaluation of KVKs and ATIC activities on regular basis for achieving their objectives.