Network Project
s. No. Name of the project Location/Place
1 NWP on Organic Farming Jabalpur
2 AINP on Betelvine Jabalpur
3 AINP on Onion & Garlic Jabalpur
4 AINP on Soil Biodiversity-Biofertilizer (BNF) Jabalpur

Title of the Project: Network Research Project on Organic Farming

Location: College of Agriculture, Jabalpur

Year of Start: 2004

Mandate

  • To review current knowledge and assess the availability of inputs for organic farming in Indian perspective

  • To study the productivity, profitability, sustainability, quality and input use efficiency of different crops and cropping systems under organic farming in different agro-ecological regions.

  • To develop efficient crop and soil management options for organic farming

  • To develop need based and cost effective new techniques for farm waste recycling

Title of the Project: All India Network Project on Medicinal Aromatic Plants & Betelvine

Location: College of Agriculture, Jabalpr

Year of Start - 1981

Mandate

  • Development of appropriate production, protection and processing technologies for important MAP through basic strategic and applied research

  • Germplasm enhancement of various MAP

  • To act as national repository of the genetic resources of selected important MAP

  • Transfer of the technologies developed by ICAR –DMAPR for the farmers through co-operation with the development agencies

Project Title : All India Network research Project on Onion & Garlic Imprvement

Location: College of Agriculture, Jabalpur

Year of Start: 2009

Mandate:

  • To collect, evaluate and conserve the Allium biodiversity existing in different agro-climatic zones.

  • To develop improved varieties and hybrids resistance to biotic and abiotic stresses through multi-location testing of mandate crops.

  • To develop and validate technologies suitable for the region for bulb production, seed production, plant protection and post harvest handling and storage.

  • To provide scientific leadership in network research for solving location specific problems of production and to monitor breeder seed production of released and notified varieties.

  • To provide training support to the onion and garlic farmers in respective zones.

Title of the Project: All India Coordinated Research Project on Soil Biodiversity & Bio- fertilizers

Location: College of Agriculture, Jabalpur

Year of Start : 1980

Mandate

  • To exploit the soil biodiversity in various agro-ecologies for biofertilizer application in diverse cropping systems.

  • To study the soil management practices on functional diversity of microorganism involved in key microbial functions and soil health using genomic tools.

  • Formulation and testing of mixed biofertilizers in cropping systems.

  • To improve biofertilizer technology with particular reference to quality, carriers, consortia and diversity systems.

  • To diversify biofertilizer research and application (IISS Bhopal & JNKVV, Jabalpur)

  • Research Adoption impact continuum analysis of biofertilizer usage (IISS Bhopal & JNKVV, Jabalpur)