About Us

KVK, Kapurthala was established in 1992. It is situated on Kapurthala Sultanpur main road about 4 Kms from the bus stand adjacent to new grain market. KVK Kapurthala is spearheaded by ICAR and is under the control of Director of Extension Education, PAU, Ludhiana is working for the well fare of the farming community. KVK Kapurthala provides technological backstopping for new schemes initiated by Government in XI plan viz; Agricultural Technology Management Agency (ATMA) Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana (RKVY), National Food Security Mission (NFSM) and other such projects.

The Krishi Vigyan Kendra Kapurthala has been provided e-connectivity under the 10th Five Year Plan by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research. The purpose of this facility is to enable KVKs to function as knowledge resource centres in technology. Currently the facility is being used for reporting purpose. However, another advantage of e-connectivity is sharing of information through video conferencing. Presently, the KVK hub is providing a two way audio and one way video webcasting and broadcasting which will further facilitate and strengthen communication bond between the scientists.

Construction of seed shop at KVK Kapurthala