About

The Krishi Vigyan Kendra Almora was established in Almora District under G.B.Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, U.S. Nagar (Uttarakhand) in February, 2004. It is located in Village Matela (Kosi) Almora. The centre is nearly 10 km from Almora at Almora-Kosi road. This project is sponsored by Indian council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi for all round development of farming community in the district. The KVK is working under Zone IV, Kanpur.

The centre is functioning under the administrative control of well reputed G.B.Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, The establishment of this university brought about a revolution in agricultural education, research and extension.

  1. Name and Location of KVK : Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Matela, Almora P.O.- Kosi, Block- Hawalbagh, Distt- Almora, Uttarakhand Pin- 263 643
  2. Name of Scientist Incharge with Postal address and Telephone No. : Dr. Rakesh Kumar Sharma Krishi Vigyan Kendra Matela (Kosi), Almora-263 643 Mob. –+91-07500241508, +91- 09412995904
  3. Name of District and State Hqrs : Almora, Dehradun
  4. Sanction order No. and date:2 - 12 / 03 - AE II date 26.2.2004
  5. Date of Establishment : February, 2004
  6. Name and address of the host instt. : G.B.Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar - 263145