Sardarkrushinagar Dantiwada Agricultural University

Devoted to Prosperity of Agriculture and Farmers
About Extension Education Work

The University has a very versatile and effective extension services for disseminating latest technology for creating awareness about the latest developments in the field of agriculture and allied sectors among the stakeholders/farmers. All the mandated activities are carried out by the Directorate of Extension. The university also organize an unique extension activities in place besides mandated activities for dissemination of new technologies. It conduct the largest mass contact programme in the form of krishimahotsav during kharif season in which each village is contacted by multi disciplinary expert team for dissemination of latest technology and the on spot remedies of location specific problems faced by the farmers. It also ropes in other departments concerned with rural development including health camps and sanitation.

Vision :

Enhanced income to farmers and landless livestock owners in North and Northwest Gujarat.

Mission :

To promote well-being, enhance food and nutritional security and protect the environment of the arid region of Gujarat.

Objectives :

  • To plan and provide backstoppinto officers of the Line Department /Corporates /Co-Operatives /NGO’s and other extension functionaries.

  • To plan, coordinate, organised guide extension education programmes in the University.

  • Upgradation of farmers’ skills in modern agriculture, animal husbandary and horticulture for maximized profit through various extension schemes.

  • To Disseminate technology through massive communication programmes.

  • To provide feedback to research communities for new research planning and refinement of the existing programmes.

  • To evaluate and guide the existing extension programmes in University.