Ongoing Schemes

Sl.No. PROJECT NUMBER PROJECT TITLE PROJECT PERIOD PROJECT LEADER REMARKS (STATUS OF THE PROJECT)
CROP IMPROVEMENT
1 CPBG/BSR/PBG/RIC/2016/001 Nucleus and Breeder seed production in popular rice varieties of Tamil Nadu June 2016 to May 2021 Dr. B.Meena Kumari            Assistant Professor (PBG) Ongoing
2 CPBG/BSR/PBG/GNT/2017/001 Breeder seed production in ruling varieties of groundnut in Tamil Nadu. July 2017 to June 2020 Dr. B.Meena Kumari                          Assistant Professor (PBG) Ongoing
3 CPBG/BSR/PBG/SES/2017/ 001 Development of white seeded sesame genotypes suitable for western zone of Tamil Nadu. July 2017 June 2020 Dr. B.Meena Kumari                          Assistant Professor (PBG) Ongoing
4 CPBG/BSR/PBG/GGR/2016/001. Breeder seed production in greengram, blackgram varieties and evaluation of pre released cultures under multi location trial testing June 2016- May 2021 Dr.D.Malarvizhi                            Associate Professor (PBG) Ongoing
5 CPBG/BSR/PBG/MAI/2017/001. Breeder seed production in Maize June 2017 – May 2020 Dr.D.Malarvizhi                             Associate Professor (PBG) Ongoing
SEED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
6 SEC/BSR/SST/SPN/2019/004 Foundation seed production in paddy varieties ASD 16, ADT 737 and CO 51. May 2019 to April 2021 Dr. V. Manonmani Professor(SST) Ongoing
7 SEC/BSR/SST/MAZ/2019/001 Mitigating the impact of  heat stress on flowering phenology, seed yield and quality  in   Maize September 2019 to August 2021 Dr. V. Manonmani Professor(SST) Ongoing
8 SEC/BSR/SST/GNT/2019/001 Influence of mechanical harvester and strippers on seed quality and storability of groundnut seed Dec 2019 to Nov 2021 Dr.R.Jegathambal   Professor(SST) and Dr.A.Valliammai,             Asst.Prof (SWCE) Ongoing
9 SEC/BSR/SST/SPN/2019/001 Foundation and labelled seed production in pulses April 2019 to March 2021 Dr.K.Malarkodi,               Associate Prof.(SST) Ongoing
10 SEED/BSR/SST/RIC/2017/001 Evaluating an integrated management approach against angoumois grain moth (Sitotroga cerealella) infestation to improve rice seed storability. Dec 2016 to Dec 2018 Dr. R. Vigneshwari
Assistant Professor (SST)
Dr.Sheela Venugopal,
Assistant Professor (Agrl. Ento)
Ongoing
11 SEC/BSR/SST/SPN/2019/002  Foundation seed production in in paddy ADT 43, ADT 45 and I.W.Ponni Apr 2019 to Mar 2021 Dr. R. Vigneshwari
Assistant Professor (SST)
Ongoing
12 SEC/BSR/SST/SPN/2019/ 003 Labelled seed production in green manure and forage crops April 2019 to March 2021 Dr.V.Vakeswaran,            Assistant Professor (SST) Ongoing
13 SEC/BSR/SST/2020/001 Seed yield maximisation studies in castor hybrid YRCH 2 September 2020 to April 2022 Dr.V.Vakeswaran,            Assistant Professor (SST) Ongoing
CROP MANAGEMENT
14 AICRP/DCM/CBE/AGR/001 AICRP-Integrated Farming System On Farm Research April 2019 to March 2020 Dr.R. Satheeshkumar                       Assistant Professor (AGR) Ongoing
15 DCM/KUM/AGR/RIC/2019/001 Rice mechanisation for different soil types of TamilNadu for higher rice productivity and profitability August 2019 to March 2021 Dr.R. Satheeshkumar                       Assistant Professor (AGR) Ongoing.
CROP PROTECTION
16 CPPS/BSR/PAT/SPC/2019/001 Studies on the effect of silicon on the control of rhizome rot, leaf blight and leaf blotch of turmeric March 2019 to April 2022 Dr. Sangeetha Panickar   Professor (Pathology) Ongoing.
17 CPPS/BSR/PAT/BAN/2019/001 Studies on the control of Sigatoka leaf spot of banana March 2019 to April 2022 Dr. Sangeetha Panickar   Professor (Pathology) Ongoing.
SOIL SCIENCE
18 NRM/BSR/ SAC/SPC/2019/001 Optimising sources and levels of sulphur for enhancing rhizome yield and curcumin content  of Turmeric grown under Western zone of Tamil Nadu July 2019 to July 2022 Dr. D.Muthumanickam                    Professor (SSAC) Ongoing research project.
SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION
19 AECRI/BSR/SWC/2017/001 Identification of Water Harvesting Structures for Groundwater Recharge Using Geo-Spatial Techniques Nov 2017-Dec 2018 Dr. A.Valliammai             Assistant Professor (SWCE) Completion report to be submitted

Ongoing Schemes

ICAR partly /fully financed schemes

AICRP number Discipline Name of the experiment Name  and designation of the scientist incharge
No./DR/P2/ICAR/AICRP on IWM/ASO/WTC / 2018 Dt:26.06.2018 Soil water Conservation Engineering Irrigation Water Management Dr. A.Valliammai

Asst.  Prof.(SWCE)

No./DR/P2/ICAR/AICRP on IFS/ASO/Agron / 2017 Agronomy Integrated Farming System Dr. N. Satheeshkumar

Asst. Prof.(Agron.)

 

No.AICRP/STR/BSR/Sep/002/1994 Plant Breeding and Genetics Breeder seed production in agricultural crops Dr.D.Malarvizhi

Assoc.Prof.(PBG)

Dr.B.Meenakumari

Asst.Prof.(PBG)

 

ICAR – Revolving Fund Schemes

S.No Project Leader Project No. & Title Period
1. Dr.D.Malarvizhi

Assoc.Prof.(PBG)

Dr.B.Meenakumari

Asst.Prof.(PBG)

RF/ARS/BSR/ 002

Breeder seed component

Apr 1994 onwards
2 Dr.V.Manonmani Professor (SST) Dr.K.Malarkodi Asst.Prof.(SST)

Dr.R.Vigneshwari Asst.Prof.(SST)

RF/ARS/ BSR/ 001

Foundation and TFL seed component

Apr 2007 onwards
3 Dr. S.Eswaran                     Asst. Prof. (Hort.) RF/ARS/ BSR/ 003

Seed production in Horticultural crops

Dec 2009 to till date

GOI  SCHEME

   Project Leader Project No. & Title Period
1. Dr.P.Hemalatha

Asst. Prof. (Hort.)

GOI-DASD/HCRI/ PKM/SPC/2015/D001MIDH

Seed & Planting material production, distribution and transfer of technology in spices

2018-19

NADP SCHEME

S.No. Project Leader Project No. & Title Period
1. V.Manonmani,

Prof. (SST)

K.Malarkodi,

Assoc.Prof.(SST)

R.Vigneshwari, Asst.Prof.(SST)

 

M-NADP-28

Farmer’s participatory seed production and popularization of MGR 100 rice in Tamil Nadu.

2018-2020

 TNIAMP – PHASE I (IAMWARM II)

S.No. Project Leader Project No. & Title Period
1. Dr.V.VakeswaranAsst.Prof (SST) TNIAMP – Tamil Nadu Irrigated Agriculture Modernization Project – Phase I

 

Nov 2017 to Mar

2023

 

VENTURE CAPITAL SCHEMES

S.No. Title of the scheme Scientist incharge Period
1 Dr.R.Vigneshwari Asst.Prof.(SST)

Dr.K.Malarkodi Asst.Prof.(SST)

Production of foundation seeds of popular rice varieties  through System of Rice Intensification 2003 onwards
2 Dr.D.Muthumanickam

Professor (SS&AC)

Commercial production and distribution of Vermicompost 2006 onwards
3 Dr. Sheela Venugopal,

Asst. Prof.

(Agrl. Ento)

Production and distribution of popular vareties/hybrids coconut seedlings 2006 onwards
4 Dr. Sangeetha Panicker

Professor (Pl.Path.)

Mass Production of Trichoderma viride, Pseudomonas fluorescens and Pleurotus spp. 2005 onwards
5 Dr. Sheela Venugopal,

Asst. Prof.

(Agrl. Ento)

Commercial production of Beauveria bassiana and Metarhizium anisopliae 2018 onwards