The Directorate of Floricultural Research would undertake basic and strategic research and will play a flagship role in creating and maintaining strong school of basic sciences blended with applied research with trained and motivated scientists, while as an outreach programme of the Directorate, AICRP on Floriculture will work with 4 ICAR based institutes, 15 budgetary centers and 2 voluntary centers located across the country for developing and testing varities and technologies suited to different agro-climatic regions.
AICRP on Floriculture comprising of 21 Centres spread all over India, since its inception (in year 1971-71) has made substantial progress in development of new and improved varieties of flower crops, standardization of production technology including improved plant protection measures and post harvest management.
ICAR-Directorate of Floricultural Research,
College of Agriculture Campus Shivajinagar,
Pune 411 005,
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