Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Bhagalpur
Bihar Agricultural University, Sabour, Bhagalpur


Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Bhagalpur had started “Kisan Chaupal”(KC) on April 28, 2012 in village Birnaudh of Block Goradih. The concept of Chaupal helps to solve agriculture related problems of the farmers and also facilitate transfer of knowledge, apart from informing women about the new findings in the field of Home Science.

            The Kisan Chaupal is being organized every Saturday in one village of the district. Scientists of Krishi Vigyan Kendra Bhagalpur reply to the queries of the farmers. Films related to new methods and techniques in the field of Agriculture & Allied areas are also screened through projector at the village. The objectives of KC are mentioned as below:

  1. Solving of the farmers’ problems through on spot experts advise
  2. Active participation of villagers
  3. Educating farmers about new advances in agriculture and allied areas
  4. Empowering  farm women
  5. Reviving our tradition
  6. Feedback of farmers regarding their problems

            Besides, this programme was focused on creating awareness among farmers regarding various Centrally Sponsored and State Sponsored Schemes in Agriculture & Allied Sector.