Future Strategies

  • Developing high yielding varieties with the selection of native eco-types in tree spices, pepper and solo jack types.
  • Strengthening research on high density planting in clove and nutmeg.
  • Propagation and canopy management studies in under exploited fruits crops viz., star fruit mangosteen, rambutan  etc.
  • Developing a new Agro-forestry model in this region by evaluating the existing practices and studying their  impact on the socio-economic conditions of this region.
  • Collection and conservation of medicinal plants of this region.