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ICRISAT and AVRDC promote agriculture and nutrition research to fight diabetes
09/12/2011
To promote ways to prevent, treat, and control complications arising from diabetes, over 1200 employees from the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) and the...
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
South-South partnership key to fighting poverty in the drylands
09/12/2011
World Ag Forum2011 to address India-Africa partnership to meet food demands and improve livelihoods of smallholder farmers in the dryland tropics
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
ICRISAT and EMRC International partner for the 2nd Africa-India Economic Mission
09/12/2011
Hyderabad, India, Brussels, Belgium, 2 December 2011 ? The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) and EMRC International, Brussels are partnering once again for...
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
ICRISAT stresses on partnership-based agricultural research-for-development on its 39th anniversary
09/12/2011
Hyderabad, India, 9 December 2011 ? The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) celebrated its 39th Annual Day on 9 December at Patancheru highlighting purposeful...
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
ICRISAT led global team cracks pigeonpea genome
10/11/2011
First legume genome sequence to improve livelihoods of smallholder farmers in the dryland tropics
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
World Heart Day - ICRISAT calls for sorghum and millet based health foods to help tackle Indias rising lifestyle diseases
21/10/2011
At last weeks UN assembly India announced the launch of a nation-wide programme to combat non-communicable diseases (NCDs) from April 2012.
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
On World Food Day and International Day for the Eradication of Poverty ICRISAT helps fight poverty and hunger in the dryland tropics
21/10/2011
With nearly a billion people malnourished, and 70 million more people pushed into extreme poverty throughout the world by the current rising food prices, ICRISAT further elevates its role as a bridge...
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
Green Synthesis of 5-Substituted-1,3,4-thiadiazole-2-thiols as New Potent Nitrification Inhibitors
17/09/2011
Saha, Ajoy and Kumar , Rajesh and Kumar, Rajendra and DEVAKUMAR, C (2010) Green Synthesis of 5-Substituted-1,3,4-thiadiazole-2-thiols as New Potent Nitrification Inhibitors. Journal Heterocyclic...
Source: Eprints@IARI
Roundtable meet focuses on building climate-resilient rainfed agriculture
22/08/2011
Providing sustainable and science-based solutions and pro-poor approaches to climate change adaptation in rainfed agriculture was the focus of the Roundtable on Climate Change and Rainfed Faming...
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
ICRISAT germplasm materials making impact on global food security
23/06/2011
A total of 735 highly-nutritious and drought tolerant crop varieties developed using germplasm and breeding materials from the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi Arid Tropics has...
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
Colloquium on demystifying crop biotechnology for the Asian media
23/06/2011
Scientists and world leaders believe that crop biotechnology holds the key to food security and poverty reduction in the developing world. Yet, public misunderstanding about biotechnology due to lack...
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
Pearl millet productivity increased, helps improve income and nutrition of rural poor in India
09/06/2011
AYears of strategic research on genetic diversification by the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) and the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) have...
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
Inclusive market-oriented development key to second Green Revolution
02/06/2011
An inclusive market-oriented development approach will revolutionize agriculture and ensure food and nutritional security and income security of the smallholder farmers and the poor in the developing...
Source: ICRISAT Press Releases
Detection and Characterization of New Thermostable Endoglucanase from Aspergillus awamori Strain F 18
02/06/2011
Singh, Surender and Shukla, Livleen and Nain, Lata and Khare, Sunil (2011) Detection and Characterization of New Thermostable Endoglucanase from Aspergillus awamori Strain F 18. Journal of Mycology...
Source: Eprints@IARI
Delineation of Potential Groundwater Recharge and Productive Aquifer Zones in Delhi Area Based on 18O Signatures and GPS
12/05/2011
Datta, P.S. and Tyagi, S.K. (2009) Delineation of Potential Groundwater Recharge and Productive Aquifer Zones in Delhi Area Based on 18O Signatures and GPS. Journal of Agricultural Physics, 9 . pp....
Source: Eprints@IARI
Dominant geaae for awn character in rice Q4P~i:as atiiva)
02/05/2011
BHARADWAJ , C and Mishra, R and Rao, SK and TARA SATYAVATHI, C (2007) Dominant geaae for awn character in rice Q4P~i:as atiiva). Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 77 (9). pp. 611-612.
Source: Eprints@IARI
Genetic architecture in some new plant-type-based crosses of rice (Oryza sativa L.) for yield components and yield contributing traits
02/05/2011
Bharadwaj , C and Rajesh , Mishra and Rao , S K and Tara Satyavathi , C and Mishra, D.K. (2005) Genetic architecture in some new plant-type-based crosses of rice (Oryza sativa L.) for yield...
Source: Eprints@IARI
A Systems Approach to Higher Consciousness vis-à-vis Spiritual and Scientific Methodologies
02/05/2011
BHARADWAJ, C and TARA SATYAVATHI, C and Puneet, Chowdhary (2010) A Systems Approach to Higher Consciousness vis-à-vis Spiritual and Scientific Methodologies. Proceedings of the Joint International...
Source: Eprints@IARI
Diversity analysis of chickpea (Cicer arietinum) cultivars using STMS markers
28/04/2011
BHARADWAJ, c and CHAUHAN, S K and GAYATRI ,, RAJGURU and RACHANA , SRIVASTAVA and TARA SATYAVATHI, C and SHUBHA , YADAV and AQEEL HASAN , RIZVI and KUMAR, J and SOLANKI, R K (2010) Diversity analysis...
Source: Eprints@IARI
Molecular marker based linkage map of chickpea (Cicer arietinum)developed from desi × kabuli cross
28/04/2011
BHARADWAJ, C and CHAUHAN , S K and SHUBHA , YADAV and TARA SATYAVATHI, C and RAKESH , SINGH and KUMAR, J and RACHANA , SRIVASTAVA and GAYATRI , RAJGURU (2011) Molecular marker based linkage map of...
Source: Eprints@IARI

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