Precise management can achieve 100% litter survival in Rabbits

Rabbit is a known prolific animal with a smaller gestation (pregnancy) period of about 30 days and very high rate of reproduction (breedable every month). It can give up to 14 kits (young one) in a litter (single birth) with an average of about 6 kits/litter. Survival of larger litter especially above 8-9 kits/litter is […]

CSWRI, Avikanagar Organized an Official Celebration on World Intellectual Property Day

In context with World Intellectual Property Day observed annually on 26th April, Agri-Business Incubation Centre (ABIC), CSWRI, Avikanagar organized an official celebration at the campus. The theme of the event for this year was “Women and IP: Accelerating Innovation and Creativity” to encourage the contribution of women. The program started with a Welcome note from the […]

Biofortified Sweet Potato and Millet Food Festival Organised at NEHU-TURA.

ICAR-Central Tuber Crops Research Institute, Thiruvananthapuram along with theIncubation Centre, North Eastern Hill University(NEHU), and Department of Agribusiness Management and Food Technology, Tura Campus, Meghalayahas organised a “Biofortified Sweet Potato and Millet Food Festival” on the theme “Converging the goodness of millets with healthy sweet potato”at Tura campus on 23rd March 2023. This food festival […]

2nd Meeting of 9th Research Advisory Committee (RAC – IX)” Organized

The ICAR-Central Tuber Crops Research Institute, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala organized the “2nd Meeting of 9th Research Advisory Committee (RAC – IX)” from 12th to 13th April, 2023. Dr. Sudhakar Pandey, ADG (Fruits, Vegetables, Spices & Medicinal Plants), ICAR provided various suggestions to improve different research activities of the Institute. Dr. N.K. Krishna Kumar, Former Deputy Director […]

49th Annual Institute Research Council (IRC) meeting of ICAR-CTCRI

The ICAR-Central Tuber Crops Research Institute at its 60th year of inception has made significant contributions viz., development of 68 improved varieties, crop production practices including organic farming, SSNM, INM and good agricultural practices, protocols for quality planting material production, pests and diseases management packages, value added food and industrial products and ICT tools including […]

23rd Annual Group Meeting of AICRP on Tuber Crops Held at BCKV, Kalyani, West Bengal

The 23rd annual group meeting (AGM) of All India Coordinated Research Project on Tuber Crops (AICRPTC) was organized during 10-12 May 2023 at Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswa Vidyalaya (BCKV), Kalyani, West Bengal. Dr. A.K. Singh, Deputy Director General (DDG), Horticultural Science, ICAR, New Delhi was the Chief Guest and inaugurated the meeting. Dr. S.B. Goswami, […]