Krishi Vigyan Kendra is a successful model for upliftment of the farmers by undertaking vocational trainings to farmers, farm women and rural youths, conducting on farm trials for assessment of relevant technology at the farmers' fields. Taking the note of the above activities, KVK, Dhanauri came into existence in 2004, as a center of technology assessment, refinement and demonstration of technology for the overall development of the farmers of the district Haridwar. The KVK is situated at Dhanauri in Tehsil Roorkee at a distance of 12 km from it. Its location is by the side of Upper Ganga Canal on Old-Roorkee road, which is about 18 km from Haridwar railway station towards Delhi NH 74. The center specializes in seed production of cereals, pulses and sugarcane.