Ongoing Externally Funded Projects

Sl.No. Project Title PI Period
DAC, NCPAH, Ministry of Agriculture, GOI
1. Hi-tech horticulture for efficient utilization of resource through precision farming (PFDC) Dr. V.K.Singh May 2002 – March 2018
2. Development of national database on mango Dr. S.Rajan 2013 – 2018
3. Mass multiplication of wilt resistant rootstock of guava through in vitro techniques Dr. Maneesh Mishra 2016 – 2019
4. Standardization of container gardening of fruits for catering the nutritional requirements of the city dwellers. Dr. K. K. Srivastava 2017 – 2020
5. Developing from mango waste (peel and kernel) enzyme catalyzed-microbe mediated processes for biofuels Dr. Neelima Garg April 2013 – March 2018
6. Developing national repository and facilities for DUS testing in Guava (Psidium guajava) and Litchi (Litchi chinesis) Dr. S.Rajan 2012-2018
7. Characterization of aonla varieties for developing DUS test guidelines Dr. Devendra Pandey 2012-2018
8. Validation of DUS descriptors of bael(Aegle marmelos Correa) Dr. Devendra Pandey 2012-2018
9. Development of morphological descriptors and DUS test guidelines for Jamun Dr. A.K.Singh 2012-2018
10. National DUS center for mango crops Dr. S.Rajan 2012 –2018
ICAR Networking Project
11. Network project on transgenics in crops (Functional genomics of mango). Dr.(Mrs.) Anju Bajpai April, 2015 - March 2018
12. National Agriculture Innovation Fund I/c PME 2008- Sept.2017
13. National network project on "Micronutrient management in horticultural crops for enhancing yield and quality" Dr.Kailash Kumar (upto 31.7.2016)Dr.Tarun Adak (w.e.f. 1.8.2016) 2014- Sept.2017
14. Collection, evaluation and conservation of elite jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus Lam.) germplasm (s) Dr. Ghanshyam Pandey 2014 to 26.04.2018
15. Refinement and demonstration of hydroponic techniques for high value vegetable production in subtropical areas. Dr.S.R.Singh 2016-17 to 2019-2020
Farmer First prog. of KVK scheme
16. Enhancing livelihood and profitability index of Malihabad farmers through diversified horti-enterprise modules Dr. Maneesh Mishra 2016-17 to 2019-2020
Seed Hub Project
17. Seed Hub Project at KVK Malda Dr. Dipak Nayak, Scientist (Fruit Sci.)ICAR-CISH RRS, Malda, West Bengal 2016-17 to 2019-2020
Extra Mural Project
18. Collection, conservation and characterization of biodiversity of selected fruits and vegetables and explore the supply and market demand of fruits and vegetables in North Bengal Dr. Dipak Nayak, Scientist (Fruit Sci.)ICAR-CISH RRS, Malda, West Bengal October 2017 to March 2018