Roles and achievements of Krishi Vigyan Kendra.

Millets are the boost for health and growth of human as well as all living things.

Demonstration on Integrated Pest and Disease Managment using Agri Drone in the farmers fields.

Training and demonstrations on Honey bee rearing for farmers and farm women.

Training cum demonstrations on soil sampling procedure for enhancing the soil fertility.


President of Tamil Nadu Board of Rural Development(TNBRD): Thiru.S.Ramesh an eminent advocate and social activist is administering all the activities of NGO. The organization is involved in various developmental activities in the field of Agriculture, Health, Education and Rural development for the past 40 years.


Director of ATARI, Hyderabad: Dr. Shaik N Meera, Principal Scientist (Ag. Extension), ICAR-IIRR, Hyderabad assumed the charge of Director, ICAR-ATARI, Hyderabad in the afternoon of 10th February.

About Us

ICAR Krishi Vigyan Kendra was started in the year 1991 at Kilnelli village of Thiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu funded by Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi. It comes under the Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute (ATARI), Zone X of ICAR. KVK was named after the founder late Mr.L.Vedapuri, a leading advocate and social worker who had dedicated his life for the upliftment of rural mass.

The KVK is functioning under the Tamil Nadu Board of Rural Development, Chennai. A Nongovernmental organization headed by the president Mr.S.Ramesh, an advocate and eminent person who is very much interested in livelihood security and economic development of rural poor.

About Host Organization

The Tamil Nadu Board of Rural Development (TNBRD) is a non profitable NGO registered under the Societies Registration Act 1860 founded by Thiru.L.Vedapuri, an eminent Professional Senior Advocate, dedicated his life for social upliftment of the rural community especially the farmers and the women. The TNBRD has been functioning since 1978 and engaged in various developmental activities in the fields of Agriculture, Health, Education, Women empowerment, Wasteland and Watershed development.

TNBRD is mainly focused to create awareness among rural population on Education, Health and Rural Development. In order to motivate the school dropouts by conducting special evening classes, conducting health awareness camps, health and hygienic habits by constructing free toilet on the backyard spaces of rural poor’s home, laying of roads to connect between the remote villages, erection and installation of bore wells and plantation.

Vision & Mission

  • To spread knowledge among the rural people on all matters related to the rural development in a popular way and attractive manner through suitable methods and agencies.
  • To conduct socio-economic programmes for the betterment and economic upliftment of rural people.
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These are the few importance activities and achievements of KVK events

  • All
  • Trainings
  • Demonstrations
  • Extension

Fodder production technologies

DDG-ICAR Visit to KVK and interaction drone pilot

Varietal assessment in millet varieties

Groundnut production technologies

Flagging off the Yatra van by hon'ble governor of TN

IPDM in chilli

Natural farming

Distribution of inputs by the Director-ATARI

NCOF waste decomposer

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

FAQ which are the list of commonly asked questions and answers about a specific area of Agri and allied fields for the betterment of farming community.

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Mr.V.Suresh, M.Sc., (Agriculture)
The Senior Scientist and Head,
ICAR-Krishi Vigyan Kendra,
Kilnelli Village, Chithathur post,
Vembakkam taluk,
Thiruvannamalai District,
Tamil Nadu, India
Pin Code : 604 410
Mobile No.8220004286

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