KVK Linkages Sr. No. Name of the organization Nature of linkage 1 Department of Agriculture Organization of FLDs programmes and training programmes for department staff. KVK staff act as a resource person in various training camps, seminars, conferences organized by the department. 2 Department of Horticulture In addition to refresher trainings organized for their lower staff, the Horticulture Department also reciprocate through maintaining the supply of fruit and ornamental plants, seed of different vegetables, crates, spray pumps, polythene sheet for low tunnels and fencing wire to the trainees who acquired training from KVK to establish new orchards. 3 Department of Animal husbandry Various training programmes have been organized for the officers and staff of animal husbandry at KVK. 4 Department of Dairy Development Department is involved in providing financial assistance to dairy trainees of KVK in association with different banks for the cattle sheds and for procuring the cross bred animals. 5 Department of Fishery Fishery department involve trainees from KVK for extending the facilities for renovation of old tanks, excavation of new ponds, installation of aerator and balanced feed procurement 6 IFFCO and KRIBHCO organizations KVK staff act as a resource person in their farmer training programmes such as crop seminar, conference, group discussion, group meetings and field days etc. 7 Nehru Yuva Kendra Youth club formulated by this organization collaborates with KVK scientists during training courses. They seek help from this center for technical skill. 8 Nationalized banks KVK assisted in forming Farmers’ club and SHGs and provides training to the same. 9 National Fertilizer Limited KVK staff act as a resource person in their farmer training programme such as crop seminar, conference, group discussion, field day etc. 10 Department of Soil Conservation KVK scientists trained staff of soil conservation department on technique of using the tensiometer in the field.