The New Extensionist Learning Kit (NELK) is an important resource for enhancing capacities of extension professionals
Farmers often need personalized advice on quality production and product standards
Digital cameras Are widely used by extension professionals to capture and screen images and videos on good farming practices
Extension services should enhance capacities of women engaged in agriculture
Livestock extension and advisory services are yet to get the attention it deserves
Horticultural extension should focus on enhancing capacities of various actors in the value chain

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Recent works that we’ve been doing since last few months.



Without an extension manual to guide millions of extension interventions, the effectiveness of ...

Good Practice

Mentoring Farmer Producer Companies by Krishi Vigyan Kendras ..

Organising a farmer producer company (FPC) is not an easy task, but the more difficult task is i...

My Meeting Notes


The 30th International Conference of Agricultural Economists (ICAE) was organized at Westin Bayshore...

AESA Publications

AESA Working Paper 5 Agricultural Extens ..

In theory, under the federal structure agricultural extension services can serve communities better ...

Face to Face

Promoting Sustainable Agriculture ..

For more than a decade the Centre for Sustainable Agriculture (CSA) has been focusing on developing ...

Book Review

A WORLD OF THREE ZEROS: The New Economic ..

by Muhammad Yunus (2017) Hachette Book Publishing India Pvt. Ltd. ISBN Number: 978-93-5195-20...

AESA Updates

AESA Update 11

March 2018 The Agricultural Extension in South Asia organised workshops, a networking event and p...

AESA Events

AESA Governance Meeting 24 July 2017, Ka ..

This meeting of the AESA Governance Group was organised at Hotel Greenwich Village, Kathmandu, on 24...

AESA Governance Meeting, Kandy, Sri Lank ..

AESA Governance Meeting, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 13th February 2016 PARTICIPANTS LISTS IMAGE GALLERY ...

Proceedings of the first AESA Face to Fa ..

AESA organised its first face to face meeting at Nepal on 14-15 January 2014. A total of 28 Particip...

Meet Our Team

Hamdullah Hamdard
DG, EAD, MoAIL, Afghanistan
Mohammad Sekender Ali
Secretary General, BAEN, Bangladesh
Mohamed Rihvaan
Assistant Director, MFA, Maldives
Niru Dahal Pandey
Program Director, DAE, Nepal
Mahesh Chander
Principal Scientist, ICAR-IVRI, India
P Chandra Shekara
Director (Agril. Extn), MANAGE, India
Muhammad Ali
Lecturer, PMAS-AAU, Pakistan
R S Wijesekara
Director, Department of Agriculture, Peradeniya
WADP Wanigasundera
Professor, DAE, UOP, Sri Lanka
S M Bokhtiar
Director, SAARC Agricultural Centre
Rasheed Sulaiman V
Director, CRISP, India
Saravanan Raj
Director, Agril. Extn., MANAGE, India