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Secretary Message Mr. Muhammad Israr
Indeed it is a great honor and privileged for me to share few words. Agriculture employing above 40 percent of the labour force and contributing more than 20 percent to provincial GDP, is one of the key drivers of growth and an excellent opportunity to practic...

Indeed it is a great honor and privileged for me to share few words. Agriculture employing above 40 percent of the labour force and contributing more than 20 percent to provincial GDP, is one of the key drivers of growth and an excellent opportunity to practice the diversification into areas with comparative advantages of climate. The role of Agriculture Department is to ensure food security, poverty alleviation and to generate employment opportunities through achieving higher growth rate in this vital sector of the economy. The Department is striving for achieving the future vision i.e. to meet the challenges of 21st century and to develop a vibrant agriculture sector that promotes value addition and helps taps international market for agriculture produce. The line departments of Agriculture include Agriculture Extension, Agriculture Research System, Livestock and Dairy Development, Livestock Research and Development Department, Veterinary Research Institute, On-Farm Water Management, Soil Conservation, Agricultural Engineering, Cooperatives, Crop Reporting Services and Fisheries Department. The line departments are all mandated for ensuring effective service delivery at the farmers doorsteps and provide all out support for the promotion of agriculture sector in the province. - See more at: http://agriculture.kp.gov.pk/page/secretary_message/page_type/message#sthash.RGxA89O8.dpuf


Welcome to Directorate of Agriculture Extension Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Agriculture Extension service is indispensable and it offers more than just expert assistance in improvement of production. It took Khyber Pakhtunkhwa over decades to reach comprehensive institutional....
Agriculture Extension service is indispensable and it offers more than just expert assistance in improvement of production. It took Khyber Pakhtunkhwa over decades to reach comprehensive institutionally established and organized service. Extension services enables flow of information and transfer of knowledge and scientific findings to practice which is helping to develop livelihood enterprises and promote productivity to generate income. Agricultural extension is one of the means available to help alleviate poverty and improve food security. Agricultural extension is a unique service which provides access to small farmers and the rural poor living far from the urban centers to non-formal education and information services.

Designation Contact / Extension Email Address
Director General 091-9224223
Director Field Opt 9224229
Director Field Operation 091-9216377
Director Marketing 9224252
Director Agriculture Marketing 091-5700773
Director Plant Protec: 9224227
Deputy Director Plant Protection 091 9218348
Director Seed 9224356
Principal ATI 091-9224234
Director Coordination, Planning and Monitoring 091-5700774
Deputy Director Coordination, Planning and Monitoring 091-5702943
Director Horticulture 091-5700773
Deputy Director Horticulture 091-5700773
Director Seed 091-9218348
Director MFSC 091-5840289
Deputy Director, Bureau of Agriculture Information 091-9216378