The Krishi Vigyan Kendra Sohaon Ballia is a district level Farm Science Center established by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi under Narendra Dev University of Agriculture & Technology for speedy transfer of technology to the farmers' fields. It was established in 1989. The operational area of this Krishi Vigyan Kendra is Ballia district of the eastern U.P. This KVK has to work in seventeen blocks. 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. In order to achieve this goal, four mandates have been envisaged in the design of the Krishi Vigyan Kendra.