• To evolve high yielding varieties of rice with improved grain quality and resistance to major insects and diseases.
  • To conduct strategic research in rice, to generate and recommend the management and protection technologies to the farmers.
  • To monitor and forecast, rice pests and diseases and provide suitable plant protection measures.
  • To produce nucleus, breeder, foundation, certified and truthful labeled seeds of the popular rice varieties released from the station.
  • To demonstrate and disseminate the emerging technologies for the extension officials and farmers.