The department works with the mission to strive for enhancing productivity and total volume of quality production through an integrated approach for infrastructure development and extension services in rural areas, capacity building of the community, private institutions, government departments/agencies, fmcs & other self help groups, ngos. Application of modern technology by up gradation of research and development activities in the field of agriculture and horticulture, and by removing any bottlenecks for sustainable development. The vision of the department is to achieve self-reliance and rural prosperity through adoption of scientific agricultural and allied practices of production of food grains and other crops thereby raising the quality of life of rural people of the district and thereby contributing to the growth of a vibrant, self-sustaining and surplus production.
Enhancement of economic up liftment with special thrust to landless, marginal and small farmers.
Employment generation for rural people in the agricultural sector. Enhancement of the per capita income to minimize the differences between rural and urban area. Improvement of nutritional standards for betterment of health. Discouragement to migration from rural to urban area thereby minimizing congestion & other associated problems in the society.
(Updated on 08-08-2021)