Safflower

 

  • Maintenance, augmentation, characterization, evaluation, documentation and utilization of germplasm
  • Development of region-specific high yielding varieties/hybrids with resistance to biotic and abiotic stresses.
  • Development of economically viable production and protection technologies.
  • Demonstration of improved technologies to the farmers.
  • Production of breeder seed of improved varieties and parents of hybrids.
  • Providing inter-institutional and inter-disciplinary linkages between the National Institutes and State Agricultural Universities

  • Dr. V. Ranga Rao
  • Dr. D.M. Hegde
  • Dr K S Varaprasad
  • Dr.IYLN.Murthy
  • Dr.A.Vishnuvardhan Reddy,
  • Dr. M. Sujatha,Continuing from 21.08.2020

Sl.No Centre University / Organization affiliated State
1 Annigeri UAS (D) Karnataka
2 Indore RVSKVV Madhya Pradesh
3 Parbhani MAU Maharashtra
4 Raipur IGKVV Chhattisgarh
5 Solapur MPAU Maharashtra
6 Tandur ANGRAU Andhra Pradesh

Sanctioned positions as per SFC from 2018-19 to 2019-20

S.No State Centre Breeder Jr.Breeder Jr.Agro Jr.Path Jr.Ent Jr.Chem Sci.Total Tech.Asst. Field  man Tech. Total Grand Total
1 Karnataka Annigeri, UAS-D 1 0 1 1 0 0 3 1 1 2 5
2 Madhya Pradesh Indore, RVRSKVV 1 1 1 0 0 0 3 1 1 2 5
3 Maharashtra Parbhani,VNMKV 1 1 1 1 0 0 4 2 1 3 7
4 Chhatisgarh Raipur, IGKVV 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 1 2 4
5 Maharashtra Solapur, MPKV 1 1 1 1 1 0 5 3 1 4 9
6 Telangana Tandur, PJTSAU 1 0 1 1 0 0 3 1 1 2 5
7   Total 6 4 7 4 1 0 22 10 7 17 39

Safflower Centre with address No. of posts sanctioned No. of scientists in position Name and Designation Name of the post approved Date of joining/Vacancy Email ID Mobile. No & Office No
AICRP (Safflower)
Agril. Res. Station, UAS(D)
Annigiri-582 201,
Dist. Dharwad
(Karnataka)
4 4 Dr. K Nagabushana Naidu Breeder Mail received 09.7.2019 nayidunk@uasd.in 8884023179
Dr. Sangshetty Balkunde Junior Agronomist Mail received 09.7.2019 balakundesg@uasd.in 9741058053
Ms. Prabhavati N.Rao Junior Pathologist 3.4.2017 prabhavati4644@gmail.com 8884739205
AICRP (Safflower)
College of Agriculture
R.V.S. K.V.V,
INDORE-452 001
(Madhya Pradesh)
2 2 Dr.M.K.Saxena Jr.Breeder 01.04.2018 mukesh1861964@gmail.com 9425082622
  Junior Agronomist 01-11-06   0731-2703522
AICRP (Safflower)
Dept. of Botany
VNMKV, Parbhani
Maharashtra-431 402
4 3 Dr. S.B. Ghuge Breeder 07.01.2012 sbghuge@rediffmail.com 09421460143
02452-220121
Prof. D.H.Sarang Jr. Breeder 30.06.2018 dhsarang@rediffmail.com 07588581725
Mrs.P.O.Bhutada Junior Agronomist 04.07.2019 pritambhutada@gmail.com 9421822066
Mr O.S. Thakur Junior Pathologist 11- 6-2010 pawarsv9@rediffmail.com 7588534912
AICRP (Safflower)
Dept. of Agronomy College of Agriculture
IGKVV, Raipur
Chhattisgarh–492 006
2 2 Dr. Rajeev Srivastava Junior Breeder 5-11-2011

rajeevigkv@gmail.com

09893167358
0771-2442177
Dr. A.K. Verma Junior Agronomist 18-8-2010 dranilverma1973@gmail.com 09407978423
0771-2442177
AICRP (Safflower)
1st floor, Soil Testing Laboratory,
97 Raviwar Peth, ZARS, MPKV,  
Solapur-413 002
(Maharashtra)
4 4 Dr. S. K. Shinde Breeder 16.09.2006 safflowerbreeder@yahoo.com 09689617066
0217-2372408
Dr.L.N.Tagad Jr. Breeder 01.08.2017 intagad@gmail.com 9403376556
Dr. S. V. Khadtare Junior Agronomist 20.12.2007 saarth_sk@yahoo.co.in
khadtareagronomy@gmail.com
07588610776
0217-2372408
Dr. D.R. Murumkar Junior Pathologist 1.8.2017 murumkardr@yahoo.co.in 9822292218
0217-2372408
Dr. V. B. Akashe Junior Entomologist 12.01.1999 akashevb@ymail.com
vbakashe@gmail.com
09975205698
0217-2372408
AICRP (Safflower)
Agril. Research Station
Tandur-501 141
Telangana
3 3 Dr. C. M. Minnie Breeder   minnie.chitturi@gmail.com
minnie_chitturi@yahoo.co.in
7337590970
9100178337
Dr. C. Sudhakar Junior Agronomist 2.6.2014 chouratsudhakar@yahoo.com 09849626312
08411 292518
Dr. T. Rajeshwar Reddy Junior Pathologist 21.2.2014 rajeshreddyt08@gmail.com 09000673437