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  • To assist the Director to plan, organize and coordinate programs of Extension Education.
  • To build up meaningful collaborative arrangements for extension work with line departments / ICAR institutes and SAUs.
  • To plan and organize training programs for farmers, extension functionaries, officers of the state departments of Agriculture / Animal Husbandry and of other agencies like banks, input manufactures etc.
  • To coordinate the post-graduate teaching, extension education and research activities of IVRI to make them meaningful for rural development.
  • To organize transfer of technology programs.
  • To develop a liaison with the local press correspondents of national news agencies and newspapers, Aakashwani, Doordarshan and also to develop appropriate programs for media coverage in collaboration with other Divisions/Sections.
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