The Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindia Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Gwalior was established by Government of Madhya Pradesh Vide Ordinance No. 4 of 2008 notified in the Extraordinary Gazette No. 507 dated 19th August 2008 as second Agricultural University by bifurcating the JNKVV, Jabalpur. As per RVSKVV act (No. 4, year 2009), the horticulture and veterinary science & animal husbandry. The research activities are operated through five Zonal Agricultural Research Stations (Morena, Khargone, Jhabua, Indore and Sehore); four Regional Agricultural Research Stations (Gwalior, Mandsaur, Ujjain and Khandwa) and 4 special research stations (Entkhedi, Bagwai, Jaora and Badwah) having 22 All India Coordinated Research Projects and several adhoc projects to enhance the productivity and profitability of agriculture system. Transfer of technology is the part of extension activities carried out by 19 Krishi Vigyan Kendras. The overall climate varies from semi arid to sub humid with hot summer, cool and dry winter and 600-1000 mm mean rainfall. The geographical area of the state under the jurisdiction of university contains three types of soils varying from alluvial to medium and heavy black soils spread over six agro climatic zones i.e. Gird Zone, Malwa Plateau, Nimar Valley, Vindhya Plateau, Jhabua Hills and Bundelkhand Zone. Administration, planning, budgeting, monitoring, evaluation of research projects and programmes running at different centres. Developing new research technologies and crop varieties for sustainable livelihood. Coordination of fundamental and applied research. Publication of research reports, high lights, research papers and research bulletins. Maintenance breeding of notified crop varieties and production of breeder seed, hybrid seed and planting materials. Providing necessary recommendations and reports of test varieties under consultancy processing cell. Resource generation through consultancy processing cell. Strengthening of national and international linkages to improve the research quality and quantity. Facilitating HRDs through national and international exposures. To exercise overall control of the planning and prosecution of research conducted by the Vishwavidyalaya, excepting research done by students to meet degree requirement and by teachers of the to improve teaching ability. To prepare Research Service programmes and annual budget estimates as may be required by the Vishwavidyalaya; To assist the Dean of Faculty concerned in the supervision over the Members of the College of staff engaged on approved research programmes under the general purview of the research service; To require and supervise the compilation of research result, and the proper Publication of the research findings; To approve for publication, in consultation with Deans of Faculties concerned, research manuscripts in such general form and such number as may be determined; To assign numbers to all publications and to maintain official record of All publications; To be responsible to the Vice-Chancellor in exercise of the powers and Discharge of the duties under the Act; To undertake teaching work; To perform such other duties as may be conferred or imposed on him by Statutes, Regulations or by the Vice-Chancellor with the prior approval of the Board.