Shri Pratap Sarangi, MP (Lok Sabha) inaugurates training programme for SC farmers

An awareness programme on scientific aquaculture in backyard ponds was jointly organized by ICAR-CIFA and ANANYA, Bhubaneswar under the SCSP scheme of the institute. Around 70 farmers and farm women from different districts of Odisha attended the awareness programme. Hon’ble MP (Loksabha) Shri Pratap Chandra Sarangi graced the occasion as Chief Guest and inaugurated the […]

National workshop-cum-Hands on Training programme on Design and development process of agricultural gadgets in FRP inaugurated at ICAR-CIFA

AICRP on PEASEM center at ICARCentral Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture, Bhubaneswar organized National workshop-cum-Hands on Training programme on “Design and development process of agricultural gadgets in FRP” during 15-16 July, 2022. Dr. R.K. Singh, Project Coordinator of AICRP on PEASEM, Ludhiana; Dr. S.K. Jena, Project Coordinator, CRP on Water, ICAR-IIWM, Bhubaneswar and Dr. Saroj Kumar […]

ICAR-CIFA observes National Fish Farmers Day 2022

ICAR-Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture observed 22nd National Fish Farmers’ Day at its Kausalyaganga campus here on 11th July 2022. The day is observed in remembrance of scientists Dr K H Alikunhi and Dr. H.L. Chaudhuri who had successfully induced bred one of the carp species on 10th July, 1957. To commemorate this epoch making […]

14 days ‘On-Farm Training Programme’

ICAR-CIFA, RRS-Rahara and Kalyani FS have conducted a 14 days ‘On-Farm Training Programme’ on ‘Advances in Freshwater Aquaculture’ during 01-14 June, 2022. The inauguration programme was held on 01.06.2022 at RRS-Rahara in presence of Dr. S. Adhikari, SIC, all scientists and staffs of RRS-Rahara and Teaching Faculties of FFSc, WBUAFS. Theory classes were conducted on […]

Hon’ble PM Shri Narendra Modi to interact with beneficiaries of public welfare scheme

Garib Kalyan Sammelan was organized across the country on the occasion of completion of eight years of the Modi government . It was witness elected public representatives across the country directly interacting with the public.  PM to interact with the beneficiaries of programmes of nine Union Ministries/ Departments  to also released the 11th instalment of […]

Directors of ICAR Fisheries Institutes for Collaborative Research

An interaction meet was held at CIFE Mumbai on Saturday, 28th May 2022 between scientists and students of the Institute and Dr. J. K. Jena, DDG (FS). Dr. Pravin Puthra, ADG (FS), Dr. Bimal Mohanty ADG (FS) and Directors of all the ICAR Fisheries Institutes, Dr. A. Gopalakrishnan, Director CMFRI, Kochi, Dr. B. K. Das, […]

‘Yoga for Humanity’

Celebration of 8th International Yoga Day 2022 at ICAR-CIFE Headquarters ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai celebrated the 8th International Day of Yoga-2022 (IDY-2022) on 21st June 2022. Total 134 participants including Head of Departments, Scientists, Technical officers, Administrative staff and students of ICAR-CIFE participated in the Celebration of 8th IDY-2022 on the theme of […]

Biofloc for Blue Growth: Promoting Small Scale Aquaculture in Inland Salt-affected Areas

Mrs. Asha Hooda, DFO, Haryana was the Chief Guest on the occasion while Dr. Babitha Rani, OIC Chaired the proceedings. The feasibility as well as the benefits of biofloc technology in terms of water and space requirement, reduction in feed cost, profitability, etc. in inland saline shrimp aquaculture were highlighted. Recognising the role being played […]

Responsible Growth is Sustainable Growth

Dr. P. Koteswara Rao, Principal & Additional Director, State Institute of Fishery Technology, Kakinada was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Dr. Muralidhar P. Ande, OIC and other staff with 40 farmers participated in the program. Mr. S. Balaji, State Coordinator, NaCSA flagged the concerns over growing number of aqua chemical products in market (estimated […]

Small is Big: Enhancing productivity in small scale aquaculture (CIFE Kolkata Centre)

Swami Shivapurnanandaji Maharaj, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute, Naredrapur was the Chief Guest. Dr. G.H. Pailan (OIC), scientists and staff from ICAR institutes, KVK and the Fisheries Dept. along with 40 farmers participated in the event. Inaugurating the event and the workshop Swamiji emphasized on the skill and knowledge-based farming to enhance the […]