Institute Core Projects

Enhancement in the Productivity of Major Hill Crops

  • Genetic Improvement of Rice for Higher Productivity, Quality, Biotic and Abiotic Stresses
  • Genetic Improvement of Wheat and Barley for Higher Productivity, Quality, Biotic and Abiotic Stresses
  • Genetic Improvement of Maize for Higher Productivity, Quality, Biotic and Abiotic Stresses
  • Genetic Improvement of Small Millets and Under-utilized Crops for Higher Productivity, Quality, Biotic and Abiotic Stresses
  • Genetic Improvement of Vegetables for Higher Productivity, Biotic Stress and Quality Traits
  • Genetic Improvement of Pulses and Oilseeds for Higher Productivity, Quality, Biotic and Abiotic Stresses
  • Basic and Strategic Research for Genetic Enhancement of Major Hill Crops for Biotic Stresses and Quality Traits


Natural Resource Management for Enhancing the Productivity

  • Soil Health Management for Enhancing Productivity of Hill Crops
  • Yield Enhancement of Major Hill Crops through Diversification and Efficient Resource Utilization
  • Enhancing Crop Productivity with Special Emphasis on Conservation Agriculture
  • Fodder Production Management with Special Reference to Utilization of Marginal and Wasteland
  • Integrated Water and Soil Management for Enhancing Production and Input Use Efficiencies


Integrated Management of diseases and pests of hill crops

  • Development of Cost Effective Management Strategies for Major Diseases and Insect-pests under Protected Cultivation
  • Management of Major Soil Borne Diseases under Different Vegetable Cropping Sequences
  • Integrated Management for Chewing Pests in Major Hill Crops


Socio-economic Studies, Transfer of Technology and Information Technology

  • Information Communication Technology and Knowledge Management  in Agriculture
  • Assessment of Drudgery Prone Activities and Nutritional Status of Hill Farm Women
  • Study on Socio-economic Aspects of Hill Farming and Extension Methods

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