- Identification and release of varieties and hybrids for mandated fruits through multi-locational testing (MLTs)
- Maintenance of safety duplicates besides evaluation and augmentation of germplasm in mandated fruits with National Active Germplasm Sites (NAGS)
- Evolving technologies for improved input-use-efficiency and plant health management of mandated fruits under different agro-climatic zones
- Partnering in need-based service oriented support to NARS
- n-farm adaptive trials.