AICRP on Castor-Sunflower-Safflower
(AICRP-Castor-Sunflower-Safflower)

Mandate

  • Management of genetic resources
  • Development of region-specific high yielding varieties/hybrids with resistance to biotic and abiotic stresses
  • Development of region specific production and protection technologies to augment the production
  • Provide the base for exchange of scientific information, inter-institutional and inter-disciplinary linkages between the National Institutes and State Agricultural Universities
  • Transfer of technology
  • Production of breeder seed of improved varieties and parents of hybrids