Front Line Demonstrations
 

Every year Krishi Vigyan Kendra conducts several demonstrations on farmers fields on technologies released by research institutes, universities. These are mainly related to latest released varieties, agronomic management of crops, methods to control pest & diseases, technologies to increase yields, agri implements to reduce drudgery of women, technologies to reduce cost of production etc.,

The main objective of Front-Line Demonstrations is to demonstrate newly released crop production and protection technologies and its management practices in the farmers’ field under different agro-climatic regions and farming situations. While demonstrating the technologies in the farmers’ field, the scientist to study the factors contributing higher crop production, field constraints of production and thereby generate production data and feedback information. Front-Line Demonstrations are conducted in a block of two or four hectares land in order to have better impact of the demonstrated technologies on the farmers and field level extension functionaries.

List of Approved Front Line Demonstrations for 2016-17

Sl. No.

Crop/ Activity

Season

Title of the demonstration

No. of
 Demostrations

Area (ha)

1. 

Paddy

Kharif

Organic cultivation of paddy variety Mugad Sugandha

5

2.0

2. 

Wheat

Rabi

ICM in wheat

10

4.0

3. 

Sorghum

Rabi

ICM in sorghum variety SPV-2217

10

4.0

4. 

Little millet

Kharif/Rabi

ICM in little millet variety DHLM-36-3

10

4.0

5. 

Groundnut

Kharif

Demonstration of groundnut variety GPBD-4

5

2.0

6. 

Safflower

Rabi

ICM in safflower

10

4.0

7. 

Onion

Kharif

Demonstration of onion variety Bhima Super

5

2.0

8.

Chilli

Kharif

ICM in chilli

5

2.0

9.

Green pea

Kharif

ICM in green pea

5

2.0

10. 

Banana

Rabi/Summer

Demonstration of banana special

5

2.0

11. 

Cotton based intercropping

Kharif

Enhancing productivity and profitability of cotton based intercropping system

10

4.0

12. 

Fodder

Kharif

Demonstration of fodder cafeteria

5

2.0

13. 

Fisheries

Kharif

Promotion of inland fishery in farm pond

5

5

14. 

Foxtail millet vermicelli

Rabi/Summer

Demonstration of foxtail millet vermicelli as an entrepreneurial activity

2 SHGs

-

 

List of Approved Cluster Front Line Demonstrations on Pulses for 2016-17 under NFSM

Sl. No.

Crop/ Activity

Season

Title of the demonstration

No. of
 Demostrations

Area (ha)

1. 

Greengram

Kharif

ICM in greengram

50

20.0

2. 

Bengalgram

Rabi

ICM in bengalgram

50

20.0

3. 

Greengram

Rabi

ICM in greengram

50

20.0

 

List of Approved Cluster Front Line Demonstrations on Oilseeds for 2016-17 under NMOOP

Sl. No.

Crop/ Activity

Season

Title of the demonstration

No. of
 Demostrations

Area (ha)

1. 

Sunflower

Kharif

ICM in sunflower

65

26.0

2. 

Soybean

Kharif

ICM in soybean

65

26.0

3. 

Sunflower

Rabi/Summer

ICM in sunflower

65

26.0

 

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