The Krishi Vigyan Kendra is established at Kirei, in the district Sundargarh under Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology , Bhubaneswar –3 came in to existence in March 2004 (sanctioned vide letter No.F. No.2–19 / 03. AE.II dt. 11.3.04 of the ICAR, New Delhi) to bridge the gap between the available technologies and the existing practices in the field of Crop production, Horticulture, Plant protection, Agricultural Engineering, Home science, Animal husbandry and Extension Education.
The main objective of this Kendra is to enhance the agricultural and allied production through the principles of ‘Teaching’ and ‘Learning by Doing’ to improve the socio-economic condition of the people of the district.