Women Empowerment

Women Empowerment

Women play an important role in agricultural and other land based activities as many of the operations are attended by them. The KVK has accordingly, placed adequate emphasis on uplifting the livelihood conditions of rural women and empowering them with knowledge and skill of appropriate technologies for improvement of farm and home conditions. To promote holistic development of small and marginal farmers with modern technologies for increasing productivity and income level, the activities pertaining to farm women had the objectives to:

  • Increase technological knowledge and managerial skills
  • Enhance the socio economic status of marginal farm women and agricultural laboures
  • Facilitate value addition to adopt post- harvest technologies
  • Provide training in entrepreneurship development
  • Help the women to improve their income and quality of life

KVK implemented below mentioned training programmes under women empowerment

  1. Raising of nutrition/kitchen garden
  2. Mushroom Cultivation
  3. Back yard poultry rearing
  4. Value addition products of  millets, mushrooms, fishes etc,
  5. Tailoring & dress making
Value addition of Millets
Awareness on Nutrition/kitchen garden
Awareness on Nutrition/Kitchen Garden
Awareness on value addition of millets
Mushroom Cultivation
Mushroom cultivation