National Best Krishi Vigyan Kendra Award
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Majhgawan, Satna, M.P. has been awarded with “National Best Krishi Vigyan Kendra Award for the Year 2008” for its contribution in playing multidimensional role towards socio economic upliftment of down trodden section of society.
The centre is working whole heartedly for farmers and conceptualized and initiated innovative programme in the district in the field of agriculture and allied. The programme which have been implemented by Krishi Vigyan Kendra are aimed at management of natural resources , propagating organic agriculture by motivating and offering trainings and technical assistance, analyzing and validating indigenous and traditional knowledge systems and running demonstrative units on agri enterprises like model watershed management, organic farms, nursery, dairy, poultry, goatery and mushroom cultivation.
The programme initiated by Krishi Vigyan Kendra for improvement of sustainable village condition, led change in attitude of tribal families towards education, health, environmental protection, human rights, self realization for future production and cooperative life.
The award has been conferred in the benign presence of Hon’ble Union Food and Agriculture Minister Sri Sharad Pawar, Tamilnadu Chief Minister Sri M. Karunanidhi and Director General Indian Council of Agricultural Research in National Conference of Krishi Vigyan Kendra’s at Tamilnadu Agriculture University, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu during Nov. 06-08, 2009.