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Guidelines and Requirements for Authorization of Seed Certification Activities in Afghanistan
These guidelines are a general framework for authorizing competent private/public persons to perform specific seed certification aspects.
Develop high biomass OPVs and hybrids
Develop at least 5 high biomass (green and dry biomass with better forage quality for forage; and dry biomass at maturity for biofuel purpose) OPVs and hybrids (top cross/ three way cross); and develop at least 5 A-/B- ...
Selections in segregating breeding materials in target ecologies for enhancing drought and heat tolerance
Brief on Selections in segregating breeding materials in target ecologies (western Rajasthan for drought during rainy season; Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh for heat stress during summer season) for enhancing drought and heat ...
Integrated crop-rangeland-livestock management to improve system productivity and to build resilience of agro-pastoral systems in semi-arid North Kordofan in Sudan – ARC Scientists visit
ICRISAT and ARC El Obeid, Sudan under the “Increased effectiveness of agro-pastoral management, watershed management and sustainable intensification of wheat - legume systems” initiative tested a number of sorghum, pearl ...
Validation of ICRISAT based leasyscan screening system for utilization in breeding hybrids/hybrid parents for different agro-ecologies
Brief on the validation of ICRISAT based leasyscan screening system for utilization in breeding hybrids/hybrid parents for different agro-ecologies
Trait-specific and adaptation-specific seed (B-lines) and restorer parent (R-lines) nurseries strengthened at ICRISAT; and development of 2 new trait-specific composites for utilization in hybrid breeding
Brief on Trait-specific and adaptation-specific seed (B-lines) and restorer parent (R-lines) nurseries strengthened at ICRISAT; and development of 2 new trait-specific composites for utilization in hybrid breeding.
Pigeonpea improvement: An amalgam of breeding and genomic research
In the past five decades, constant research has been directed towards yield improvement in pigeonpea resulting in the deployment of several commercially acceptable cultivars in India. Though, the genesis of hybrid technology, ...
Monitoring of spatiotemporal dynamics of Rabi rice fallows in South Asia using remote sensing. In: Geospatial Technologies in Land Resources, Mapping, Monitoring and Management, Geotechnologies and the Environment
Cereals and grain legumes are the most important part of human diet and nutrition. The expansion of grain legumes with improved productivity to cater the growing population’s nutritional security is of prime importance and ...
Testing pearl millet and cowpea intercropping systems under extreme climatic conditions
With the potential threat of more frequent climate extremes putting semi-arid crop production in jeopardy, there is a need to establish more climate resilient cropping practices. Intercropping is often practiced by farmers ...
Multi-source satellite data fusion in monsoon areas for agricultural application
This poster was presented at 2nd International Workshop on Biodiversity and Climate Change 24-27th February 2018 IIT Kharagpur, India.