• District level training programe
  • Dr.P.Rajasekhar,ADR,RARS,Tirupati visit KVK farm implements on 24.11.18
  • Dr.P.Rajasekhar,ADR,RARS,Tirupati visit KVK Apiary unit at KVK farm on 24.11.18
  • Hands on training in Azolla to AEOs and MPEOs
  • KVK scientis Participated Eruvaka pournami at Palamaner on 28.06.18
  • PRA conducted during village adoption programme
  • Honorable Vice Chancellor Dr.V.Dhamodhara Naidu visit Civil works at KVK, Kalikiri on 23.01.19
  • Honorable Vice Chancellor Dr.V.Dhamodhara Naidu visit KVK Nursery on 23.01.19
  • Dr.P.Rajasekhar, Associate Director of Research, RARS, Tirupati visited KVK nursery
  • Dr.P.RamBabu, Director of Extension, ANGRAU visited KVK nursery
  • Dr.P.Reddi Kumar, Programme Coordinator, Delivered lecture on SERP District level training programme
  • Celebration of Swachhata Pakhawada programme at KVK farm Kalikiri
  • Celerabated World Soild Day 2018 delivered lecture on Soil day importance Dr.M.Reddi Kumar, Programme Coordinator
  • Daignostic field vist on Maize
  • Field daignsotic visit Tomato
  • Field visit on Groundnut
  • Field visit on Paddy
  • 5 day Skill development training programme on value addition to Millets for women at KVK Kalikiri from 17th to 22nd September, 18 and Dean of Home Science ANGRAU Dr.L.Uma Devi
  • organized training programme to BTMs and ATMs of Chittoor district on Pest Management in Major Crops of Chittoor District at KVK , Kalikiri on 21.06.2018

krishi vigyan kenddra kalikiri

KVK places a special emphasis on training and education of farmers, entrepreneurs, farm women, rural youth, extension functionaries as well as voluntary organizations. The center plays a First Line Extension role i.e. a linkage between research and the field in augmenting the socio-economic conditions of farmers, farmwomen. 

KrishiVigyan Kendras are district level Farm Science Centers established by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi for speedy transfer of technology to the farmers. These centres are engaged in transfer of latest agricultural technologies to the end users for bridging the gap between production and productivity. It works through partnership mode with allied departments and agencies.

KrishiVigyan Kendra, Kalikiri was established on February 10th 2012 to cater the needs of farming community of thirty three (33) western mandals of Chittoor district. Since inception this KVK has been endeavoring for the upliftment of socio-economic condition of the farming community of the district through scientific intervention in the agricultural and allied sectors.


News & Events

TV Programmes

Parthenium nivarana by Dr.D.subramanyam in ETv Annadhata  Tomatolo AakuMaadu - SamagraYaajamaanyam by  Dr. P.V. Satyagopal on 22-01-13 in CVR News  

Radio Programmes

Phone in live on “Mondijaathi kalupumokkala nivarana by Dr.D.Subramanyam, SMS(CP) in AIR, Tirupati. Radio talk on “Partheniumvalana jarege nastalu mariyou nivarana by Dr.D.Subramanyam, SMS(CP) in AIR, Tirupati..

Press Reports

Cherukulo sukshma dhathu lopalu by Dr.P.V.satyagopal et al in EEnadu. Bhusara parrekshalu thappanisari by Dr.P.V.satyagopal et al in Saakshi


Varshadhara veerusenaga saagulo melakuvalu by Dr.P.V.SatyaGopal and his team Verusenaga lo virus thegullu samagra sasya rakshana by Dr.P.V.SatyaGopal and his team..

Successful Technologies

Home Science

T 1 = Before Growing the Nutritional Garden T2 = After Growing the Nutritional Garden Growing a Nutritional Garden is to provide the nutritional food to farm women and their family members to improve the intake.....

Crop Production

Evaluation of rice variety NDLR-7 against BPT 5204 Rice variety NDLR-7 was tested against BPT-5204 in 10 locations of western parts of chittoor district. The results revealed that NDLR-7 recorded the grain yield.....

Plant Protection

Management of PSND in groundnut To control PSND in kharif groundnut, seed treatment with imidacloprid @1 m.l and mancozeb@ 3 g per kg of seed; intercropping with redgram at 7:1 ratio; border cropping with 3-4.....

Success Stories

Beneficieries of Ram Lambs

D.Venkataramana is one of the many Ram Lambs beneficiery he belongs to Gollatouuvaddipalle village in Pathegada Gram panchayat and Kalikiri  Mandal.

KVK Kalikiri Videos



Jaikisan AP 15th July 19 Coconut farmer feedback


Groundnut Dharani Feedback


Dharani GroundNut Crop

Kalikiri - Krishi Vigyan Kendra, has tested a power weeder in paddy plot which is directly sown using drumseeder. The width of wheels is modified accordingly so that it fits perfectly in the 20 cm inter row. Direct seeding in rice is a resource efficient rice production technology and is the viable alternative to traditional transplanting method. RASS-Krishi Vigyan Kendra introduced this method in.