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Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav ::ICAR-Vivekananda Parvatiya Krishi Anusandhan Sansthan

Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav

From October 2015, all scientists of this institute apart from research have also focused their attention on extension education under the program Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav (MGMG) launched at Patna on July 25 by the Prime Minister. Under this program 31 villages in six clusters from 5 blocks in Almora are selected. Six teams of 5 multi-disciplinary scientists are constituted to work in each cluster of 5 villages.

Following  Tasks are being done:

  • Update farmers on agro-practices
  • Provide technology handout as per the agro-ecological conditions of the village
  • Provide information on inputs, climate and markets
  • Education through radio, newspapers
  • Create awareness among farmers about the programmes being implemented by various organisations and institutions working at local level
  • Spread awareness about Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan, climate change, water conservation, soil fertility, etc
  • Organise farmers’ meets with institute specialists
  • Identify technical problems at village level and make use of those in prospective research programmes
  • Submit monthly and quarterly reports on technical, social and economic data generated


  1. Details of Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav Scheme PDF File  [198.6 KB]

  2. Mera Gaon Hindi Pamphlet PDF File  [760.25 KB]

  3. Benchmark Survey Proforma PDF File  [260.88 KB]


Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav