The ICAR has restructured the mandate of all ICAR institutes recently. Accordingly the mandate of ICAR-DFR is as follows.
To carry out research, impart education, conduct out-reach programmes in floriculture and landscaping with national and international partners for enhancing the production, productivity, profitability besides alleviating the rural poverty.
To harness the research and development activities in flower crops and landscape gardening for promotion of domestic and export markets.
ICAR-Directorate of Floricultural Research,
College of Agriculture Campus Shivajinagar,
Pune 411 005,
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