Our Area

Krishi Vigyan Kendra came into existence in year 2005, The Kendra was envisaged to act as innovative institutional model for assessment, refinement and on-farm demonstration of agricultural technologies and training of trainers and farmers. The Kendra works under the aegis of Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Kashmir and it’s realm of responsibility includes District Kupwara

Kupwara is the backward frontier District of Kashmir Valley, full of scenic beauty. Dense forests and rich wild life make it significant from tourism and wildlife point of view. Nature has been very kind to Kupwara. District Kupwara was carved out form erstwhile District Baramulla in the year 1979. The District Headquarter "Kupwara" is situated at a distance of 90 kms from the summer capital of state, i.e. Srinagar. The District is situated at an average altitude of 5300 feet from the sea level. The geographical area of the District is 2379 sqkms The north west part of the District is bound by line of actual control (L.O.C)) while the southern portion is bound by the District Baramulla.