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Hearty Congratulations, Dr. K.Sammi Reddy garu taken charge as Acting Director, ICAR-CRIDA on 04th May 2017

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Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture (CRIDA) is a National Research Institute under the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) established in 1985 with a mandate to carry out basic and applied research in rainfed farming.  The Institute also undertakes National/ International Collaborations and Consultancy Projects.   All India Coordinated Research Programmes (AICRPs) of ICAR on Dryland Agriculture and Agrometeorology with 25 partners each are in CRIDA. This is the lead Institute and the National Nodal point for the National Innovations in Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA) which is being implemented at large number of Research Institutes of ICAR, State Agricultural Universities and 100 KVKs.

Technical Program Finalization Workshop-Technology Demonstration Component of NICRA at ICAR-CRIDA, Hyderabad

 

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A one day meeting was organised on 18 May 2017 to finalise the programme for Technology Demonstration Component of NICRA. The meeting was chaired by Dr.A.K. Singh, Deputy Director General (Agricultural Extension)-ICAR and Co-chaired by Dr.K. Sammi Reddy, Director (Acting), CRIDA, Hyderabad. Dr. A.K. Singh emphasised the need for scaling up of the proven resilient practices and to address the complexity associated with the climatic variability. He stressed the NICRA villages be models for the climate resilience, doubling farm incomes, small farm mechanisation, low cost agriculture and integrated farming systems. Dr. Sammi Reddy, Director, CRIDA in his opening remarks explained the approach adopted and the work accomplished so far in TDC by KVKs.

 

 

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Enhancing Rabi Production Plan – 2016: Harnessing Benefits of Southwest Monsoon

District Agricultural Contingency Plans for Managing Weather Aberrations and Sustainable Agriculture

 

Upcoming Events

International Seminar on Global Climate Change : Implications for Agriculture and Water Sectors, December 14-16, 2017 at Aurangabad (Maharashtra), India

National Workshop on "Developing Green House Gas (GHG) Emission Coefficients " for climate resilient interventions at CRIDA, Hyderabad

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Technical Program Finalization Workshop-Technology Demonstration Component of NICRA at ICAR-CRIDA, Hyderabad

Contingency Preparedness Interface Meeting for Karnataka-2017

Technical Program Finalization Meeting of NICRA Partner Institutes under Crop Sciences Division held at ICAR-IIPR, Kanpur

Hearty Congratulations, Dr. K.Sammi Reddy garu taken charge as Acting Director, ICAR-CRIDA on 04th May 2017

ICAR-CRIDA Signed MOA with Agri-Industries on Farm Implements

ICAR-CRIDA Foundation Day Celebrated

Doubling the Farmer’s Income in Telangana by 2022: First State Coordination Meeting Organized

Technical Workshop for Collaboration Between Project on Climate Resilient Agriculture (PoCRA), Govt. of Maharashtra and ICAR-CRIDA on Climate Resilient Villages

Review Meeting on Operational Issues of Plant Phenomics Facility

DG inauguration of Brainstorm Session for Future Climate Change Research in Agriculture in India held on 23rd Feb, 2017 at NASC Complex, New Delhi

National Productivity Week Celebrations

XXV Biennial Workshop of  All India Coordinated Research Project for Dryland Agriculture organized

Dr A.K. Singh, DDG (Agriculture Extension) visited KVK-CRIDA

Dr. K. Alagusundaram, DDG (NRM), ICAR visited CRIDA and reviewed NICRA Project

NAAS-Hyderabad Chapter Organized an Invited Lecture by Dr. J. C. Katyal, Former VC, CCS HAU, Hisar

ICAR-CRIDA and ICRISAT  Collaborative Project Discussions held

NICRA Annual Review Workshop Inaugurated by DG, ICAR

Biennial Workshop of AICRP on Agrometeorology (AICRPAM) held at PAU, Ludhiana

Annual Report 2015-16

 

Latest Publications

  • G. Pratibha, I. Srinivas, K.V. Rao, Arun K. Shanker, B.M.K. Raju, Deepak K. Choudhary, K. Srinivas Rao, Ch. Srinivasarao, M. Maheswari  Net global warming potential and greenhouse gas intensity of conventional and conservation agriculture system in rainfed semi arid tropics of India.  Atmospheric Environment 145 (2016) 239  - 250. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2016.09.039.

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