The Central Government has announced the opening of at least one Krishi Vigyan Kendra in all districts of the country. This will provide advanced Agriculture technical assistance to the farmers near their farms itself. Besides this, Central Agriculture and farmers welfare minister, Shri. Radha Mohan Singh has also announced the opening of Apiary Development Centers in ten states.
Shri Radha Mohan Singh said all these things in New Delhi while interacting via video conference with all the Krishi Vigyan Kendra experts, District level officers associated with agriculture Development and progressive farmers of 12 states. It was the first occasion when the minister addressed the officers of Krishi Vigyan Kendra and District Agriculture officers, through video conference.