Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Yavatmal was established by ICAR in the year 1st April, 2004 for Yavatmal district under Dr. PanjabraoDeshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth, Akola.

KVK, is an integral part of the National Agricultural Research System (NARS), aims at assessment of location specific technology modules in agriculture and allied enterprises, through technology assessment, refinement and demonstrations. KVKs have been functioning as Knowledge and Resource Centre of agricultural technology supporting initiatives of public, private and voluntary sector for improving the agricultural economy of the district and are linking the NARS with extension system and farmers.