Impact of KVK
During Last Five Years 2012-17
- New crop groundnut promoted in sandy loam soil of Buxar district. Farmers of Dumraon, Simri and Chakkiblock growing groundnut for own consumption and market.
- Oil seed crop sesamum introduced in Buxar district and it is adopted by the farmers of Itahari, Dumraon and Simri blocks during summer and rainy seasons.
- Pigeon pea variety Narendra Arhar-1 and Narendra Arhar-2 were promoted among farmers and it covered 70% of the pigeon pea growing area.
- Seed treatment with rhizobium, use of PSB, INM and IPM technology in pigeon pea were promoted and 56