Be Ever-Ready to Tackle Farmers’ Woes in Intense Cold: Dr Ms Bhullar Tells Scientist’s

“Be it extreme winters or summers, be sensitive to farmers’ trials and tribulations in the extremely challenging phase of agriculture,” said Dr MS Bhullar, Director of Extension Education, Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), to the extension functionaries while presiding over the State Level Training Planning Workshop for 2024-25 here today. In his remarks, Dr Bhullar observed […]

PAU Awarded Prestigious Research Project Worth RS 46 L

A research project entitled “Wheat with enhanced resistant starch: A nutraceutical approach to better health” worth INR 46.08 Lakhs has been awarded to the team of scientists from the Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, and the School of Agricultural Biotechnology. The project will focus on seeking the ‘nutrient claim’ from ‘Food Safety and Standards […]

Eastern Regional Station of ICAR-IVRI Distributed Rhode Island Red Chicks among the Rural Women of Gaighata Block under Development Action Plan for Scheduled Castes

The ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI), Eastern Regional Station (ERS), Kolkata in collaboration with North 24 Paraganas Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Ashoknagar and Gobardanga Seba Farmers Samity (GSFS) organized an “RIR Chick Distribution Program” at Amankandia Tarangahati village in North 24 Paragans district of West Bengal on 31st January, 2024. Dr G. K. Das, Principal Scientist, […]

55th Advanced Training on “Novel Feed Resources to Augment the Livestock Production, Health and Welfare under CAFT in Animal Nutrition Commenced

The 55th training programme of the Centre of Advanced Faculty Training (CAFT) in Animal  Nutrition on the topic Novel Feed Resources to Augment the Livestock Production, Health and Welfare (February 01-21, 2024) commenced on 01.02.2024 at IVRI, Izatnagar. Dr Triveni Dutt, Director cum Vice-chancellor, ICAR-IVRI, presided over the inaugural function. On this occasion, Dr Anju […]

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute’s Bi-national Agri-Cluster Workshop

ABOUT SHASTRI INDO-CANADIAN INSTITUTE (SICI) The Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute (SICI) is a unique bi-national organization, mandated by governments of India and Canada to promote, facilitate, and nurture academic linkages, collaborations & exchanges, research partnerships, and networks on bi-national corridors. With its physical presence in New Delhi, India and Calgary, Canada, and a strong base of […]