Inhouse Projects
Sl. No. Project Title
Mega Project 1 : Improvement of Commercial Flower Crops
1 Breeding of Gladiolus for Quality and Yield
2 Breeding of Chrysanthemum for Quality Flower and Pot Mum Production
3 Breeding of Tuberose for Novel Colour and Oil Recover
4 Improvement of Lawn Grasses for Turf
Mega Project 2 : Standardization of Production Technology in Commercial Flower Crops
1 Production Technology of Tuberose
Mega Project 3 : Post Harvest Management and Value Addition
1 Standardization of Post Harvest Packaging Technology for Tuberose and Jasmine
Mega Project 4 : Plant Protection of Commercial Flower Crops
1 Insect Pest Management of Commercial Flower Crops
2 Investigation on Virus and Phytoplasma Diseases of Commercial Flower Crops
3 Assessment of Nematode Infestation in Major Flower Crops and Management of Root-knot Nematodes in Tuberose
Externally Funded Projects
Sl. No. Project Title
Externally Funded Projects (PPV & FRA)
1 Validation of DUS Testing Guidelines for Gladiolus (Gladiolus (Tourn) L.)
2 Validation of DUS Testing Guidelines for Tuberose (Polianthes tuberosa L.)
Consortium Research Platforms
1 New Initiative Project on Protected Horticulture
2 ICAR-Consortia Research Platform on Borers in Network Mode
3 Studies on Male Sterility System to Increase the Efficiency of F1 Hybrids in Horticultural Crops- DFR for Marigold
ICAR Extramural Research Projects
1 Indian Floriculture Industry: Production, Marketing and Export Dynamics
2 Phytonematodes in Floriculture: Identification, Occurrence, Distribution and GIS Mapping
3 Characterization and Natural Spread Sources of Phytoplasmas Affecting major Floricultural Crops of India

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