Directorate of Extension Services as a constituent unit of Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya, Jabalpur, entrusted with the responsibility for promotion of agricultural development in the state through quick transfer of technology by providing training, farm advisory services, KMA and information to extension personnel of the line departments and farmers. The Directorate of Extension Services is committed to serve farmers through well organized network covering seven agro climatic zones of the state. The channels for the transfer of agricultural and allied technologies are the direct approach to the farmers and indirectly by training of the master trainers of the extension agencies who own the responsibilities of transfer of agricultural technologies to the farmers, covering 25 districts of the state. The motto of the university is reach the unreached through extension system, focused mainly on defined activities.
- Testing and verification of new technologies developed at research stations in farmers fields, through on farm trials, on farm research, adaptive trials and frontline demonstrations to showcase the specific benefits of technologies
- Capacity development of farmers and extension personnel to update their knowledge and skills in modern agricultural technologies and enterprises by organizing demonstrations, kisan melas, exhibitions, farmers-scientists interface
- Processing and publication of technical information and dissemination through publication, mass media such as press, radio TV channels for benefit of farmers and extension personnel
- Data documentation, characterization and strategic planning of farming practices