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ICAR mooted the idea of establishing Krishi Vigyan Kendras (कृषि विज्ञानं केंद्र ) (KVK) (Agricultural Science Centres) as innovative institutions for imparting vocational training to the practising farmers, school dropouts and field level extension functionaries.The ICAR Standing Committee on Agricultural Education, in its meeting held in August, 1973, observed that since the establishment of Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVKs) was of national importance which would help in accelerating the agricultural production as also in improving the socio-economic conditions of the farming community, the assistance of all related institutions should be taken in implementing this scheme. The ICAR, therefore, constituted a committee in 1973 headed by Dr. Mohan Singh Mehta of Seva Mandir, Udaipur (Rajasthan), for working out a detailed plan for implementing this scheme. The Committee submitted its report in 1974. The first Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK), on a pilot basis, was established in 1974 at Puducherry (Pondicherry) under the administrative control of the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore. At present there are 665 KVKs, under State Agricultural Universities (SAU), Central Agricultural University (CAU), under ICAR Institutes, under NGOs, under State Governments, and under the other educational institutions. We update as soon as KVK publish a new 2017 recruitment notification, so keep visiting on this page for current and upcoming KVK jobs notifications.