Farmer fair-cum-Exhibition

ICAR- Directorate of Groundnut Research -Junagadh, organised a Kisan mela and exhibition for the groundnut farmers of Saurashtra region on 4th February, 2020 with the financial support from DAC. The mela was attended by more than 850 farmers which included over 200 women farmers. The main emphasis of the mela was to provide information and guidance to the farmers about the […]


The Annual Group Meeting (AGM) on groundnut was organized through video conferencing on 25- 26, April 2022. Dr. CS Praharaj, Director ICAR-DGR, Junagadh welcomed all the participants and presented the highlights of AICRP-G programme made during rabi-summer, 2020-21 and kharif, 2021. Dr. Sanjeev Gupta, ADG (O&P), ICAR and co-chairman of the AGM advised for constitution of a […]

International women day was celebrated at ICAR-DGR

International women day was celebrated at ICAR-DGR, Junagadh on 08 March 2021. About 27 women farmers from Ivnagar village, Junagadh dist. participated in the programme. The programme started at 03:00 pm by an introduction and a short speech by Dr Sushmita S, Scientist, emphasizing the significance of ‘International Women’s Day’ and the importance of women […]

International Yoga day celebrated at ICAR-DGR on 21st June 2022

Commemorating the National campaign on ‘Azadi Ki Amrit Mahotsav’ International Yoga Day with the theme “Yoga for Humanity” was organised at ICAR-Directorate of Groundnut Research, Junagadh and its Regional Stations on 21-06-2022 (6:30-8.00 AM). On this occasion two exponents of Yoga from Junagadh, Smt. Jayshreeben Laskhari and Smt. Purviben participated in the event and taught the Staff […]

Hands-on training on Recirculating Aquaculture System for Intensive Farming of Coldwater Fish at ICAR-DCFR, Bhimtal

ICAR-Directorate of cold water Fisheries Research, Bhimtal, conducted three days hands-on training on “Recirculating aquaculture system for intensive farming of cold water fish” from 1-3 August 2022. The training was attended by 17 trainee/participants, including farmers, entrepreneurs, aquaculture/fisheries start-ups, and marketing executes. The training resumed with the inaugural session, where Dr.Debajit Sarma (Principal Scientist)and Dr. […]

Field demonstration of ICAR-DCFR rainbow trout grower feed at Anantnag, Kashmir

The ICAR-Directorate of Coldwater Fisheries Research, Bhimtal, Uttarakhand, has formulated, validated and developed a high protein-energy rainbow trout grower feed through a series of laboratory and pilot scale experiments. To demonstrate the performance efficiency and production economics of this grower feed, an on-farm production trial was conducted at Ammadzoo village, Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir from […]

17th Parthenium Awareness Week organized by ICAR-DCFR, Bhimtal during 16th to 22nd August, 2022

The ICAR-Directorate of Coldwater Fisheries Research, Bhimtal organized 17th Parthenium Awareness Week during 16th to 22nd August 2022.• On 16th August 2022, parthenium uprooting activities were carried out in institute campus.On 17th August 2022, parthenium uprooting activities were undertaken in ICAR-DCFR Mahseer Hatchery. An attempt was taken to make hatchery free from parthenium grasses. On 18th and […]