KRISHI VIGYAN KENDRA - DAKSHINA KANNADA
KVK Dakshina Kannada came into existence in the year 2004 under the host institution University of Agricultural Sciences (UAS), Bangalore. On 01-09-2011, KVK was transferred from UAS, Bangalore to KVAFSU, Bidar and since is functioning under Host Institution Karnataka Veterinary Animal and Fisheries Sciences University, Bidar. The jurisdiction of KVK covers the Dakshina Kannada District comprising of 05 taluks with 17 hoblis, 203 gram panchayaths and 354 inhabited Villages.
- Scientists seek GI tag for Harekala chilli
- Krishi Vigyan Kendra (D.K), Kankanady, Mangalore celebrated “World soil health day and Pre -Rabi campaign” in collaboration with Dakshina Kannada Zilla Panchayath and Agriculture Department on 05.12.2016.
- Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bhima Yojana awareness program was organized on 13.4.2016 at KVK campus.
- Recently (9-14, May 2016) concluded Summer camp on Agriculture for kids. This was a new initiative of KVK (D.K).