Considering the need of the district Durg (C.G)., the Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR) sanctioned 2nd Krishi Vigyan Kendra to Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya Raipur in March 2017. The Krishi Vigyan Kendra is located at village - Pahanda, Block– Patan, Distt– Durg (C.G.)
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Durg has been making its humble contribution through its various programmes and activities for improving agriculture production and productivity, in sustainable manner with the collaboration of the line departments of the district - College of Agriculture, DoA, DoH, DoVS, DoW & CD, IFFCO, KRIBHCO, NFL, lead NGOs and Banks.
The Krishi Vigyan Kendra is a district level Farm Science Center sponsored by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi, established by Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya Raipur at village - Pahanda, Block– Patan, Distt– Durg (C.G.), The district Durg comes under the Northern Hills plateu agroclimatice zone of Chhatishgarh.The aim of Krishi Vigyan Kendra is to reduce the time lag between Generation of technology at the research institutions and it's transfer to the farmer's field for increasing production, productivity and income from the agriculture and allied sectors on a sustained basis.