Year of Establishment      -     1972
 

Project Coordinators

1. Dr. V. Ranga Rao
2. Dr. D.M. Hegde
3. 3. Dr K S Varaprasad,  Project Director, DOR continuing from 1.5.2011

Mandate:

• Evaluation of genetic sources
• To develop region-specific high yielding varieties/hybrids with resistance to biotic and abiotic stresses.
• To develop economically viable production and protection technologies to augment the production.
• To evaluate the varieties/hybrids and the technologies of national and regional importance through multi-location testing.
• To provide the base for exchange of scientific information, inter-institutional and inter-disciplinary linkages between the National Institutes and State Agricultural Universities
• Demonstration of improved technologies
• Production of breeder seed of improved varieties and parents of hybrids.
 

Address

 

Centre
 

University / Organization affiliated

State
 

Akola

PDKV

Maharashtra

Annigeri

UAS (D)

Karnataka

Indore

RVSKVV

Madhya Pradesh

Parbhani

MAU

Maharashtra

Phaltan

Nimbkar Agril. Res. Institute

Maharashtra
 

Raipur

IGKVV

Chhattisgarh

Solapur

MPAU

Maharashtra

Tandur

ANGRAU

Andhra Pradesh