AICRP on Fruits
( AICRP - Fruits )

Activities

List of trials under ICAR-AICRP on Fruits

Sl. No. Trials Code No. Status Year of start
Banana
1. Collection, Characterisation, Conservation, Evaluation and utilization of germplasm 1.2.1.a.B Ongoing Since inception
2. Evaluation of new introductions of banana (MLT-II) 1.2.3.B New 2016
3. Clonal selection in banana 1.2.2.b.B Ongoing 2002
4. Evaluation of promising clones of banana  (MLT-I) 1.2.2.d.B Revised 2008
5. Evaluation of the field performance of the macro propagated plants of banana 2.2.4.B New 2012
6. High density planting and sucker arrangement in banana 2.2.1.a.B Ongoing 2002
7. Standardisation of stage wise requirement of nutrients in banana 3.2.1.f.B Ongoing 2006
8. Standardization of organic nutrient schedule in banana cv. Grand Naine/Nendran 3.2.3.B Ongoing 2011
9. Studies on interacion of nutrient and water management in banana 3.2.3.C.B Ongoing 2011
10. Intercropping trial in banana 3.2.5.B Ongoing 2011
11. Enhancing the input use efficiency in banana 3.2.6 B Ongoing 2014
12. Assessment of post-harvest loss in Banana 4.2.4 B Ongoing 2015
13. Assessment of phenology productivity and incidence of insect pests and diseases in banana grown under varying climatic conditions. 4.2.3.B Ongoing 2009
14. Evaluation of bio control agents for the management of banana nematodes 5.2.7.B New
15. Management of banana scarring beetle  (Nodostoma viridipinne) 5.2.3.B Ongoing 2015
16. Evaluation of various management strategies against scarring beetle of banana 5.2.3.b.B Ongoing 2001
17. Survey, identification, pathogenicity and control of  banana nematode 5.2.4.a.B Ongoing 1998
18. Biological control of banana nematode 5.2.4.b.B Ongoing 2006
19. Management of nematodes in ratoon and high-density planting systems 5.2.4.e.B Ongoing 2013
20. Biorationals for the management of nematodes of banana 5.2.5.b.B Ongoing 2004
21. Biological control of banana stem weevil, Odoiporus longicollis 5.2.5.B.B Ongoing 2008
22. Management of banana skipper butterfly 5.2.6.B Ongoing 2015
23. Survey on emerging insect pests of banana 5.2.1.B Revised 2002
24. Integrated management of banana pseudostem weevil (Odoiporus longicollis) 5.2.3.a.B Revised 2008
25. Survey of emerging disease(s) of banana 6.2.1.B Ongoing 2000
26. Yield loss assessment due to BBrMV in banana 6.2.10 B Ongoing 2014
27. Validation of superior best treatments for the management of Fusarium wilt disease 6.2.3.B Ongoing 2008
28. Management of Eumusae leaf spot (Sigatoka leaf spot) disease of banana 6.2.5.B.B Ongoing 2014
29. Diagnosis of banana viruses in germplasm and planting material used in experiments 6.2.6.B Ongoing 2008
30. Screening of germplasm against Leaf spot disease (L), Fusarium wilt (W), Banana bunchy top (B) Rhizome rot ( R ) 6.2.8.B Ongoing 2011
31. Management of post-harvest diseases of banana 6.2.9.B Ongoing 2011
Citrus
32. Collection, Characterisation, Conservation, Evaluation and utilization of germplasm 1.1.1.a.C Ongoing 2005
33. Evaluation of promising clones of citrus e) Grapefruit 1.1.4.e.C New
34. Evaluation of promising clones of citrus d) Pummelo 1.1.4.d.C Ongoing 2008
35. Evaluation of mandarin cultivar under different agro-climatic conditions a) Mandarin 1.1.2a.C Ongoing 2010
36. Evaluation of cultivar under different agro-climatic conditions c) Acid lime 1.1.2c.C Ongoing 2001
37. Clonal selection b)Sweet orange 1.1.3.b.C Ongoing 2008-13
38. Clonal selection  c) Acid lime 1.1.3.c.C Ongoing 1998-2014
39. Clonal selection in a) mandarin 1.1.3a.C Ongoing 2006-10
40. Evaluation of promising clones of citrus a) mandarin 1.1.4.a.C Ongoing 2008
41. Evaluation of promising clones of citrus b)Sweet orange 1.1.4.b.C Ongoing 2008
42. Evaluation of promising clones of citrus c) Acid lime 1.1.4.c.C Ongoing 2008
43. Evaluation of promising rootstock in citrus 2.1.5.C Ongoing 2008
44. Nutrient management under high density planting  a) mandarin 3.1.1.D.a.C Ongoing 2006
45. INM in citrus  a) Mandarin 3.1.1.C.a.C Ongoing 2003-05
46. INM in citrus  c)Acid lime 3.1.1.C.c.C Ongoing
47. Nutrient management under high density planting  b) Sweet orange 3.1.1.D.b.C Ongoing 2006
48. Nutrient management under high density planting

c)  Acid lime

3.1.1.D.c.C Ongoing 2006
49. Residual and cumulative effect of nutrients in a) Mandarin 3.1.1.E.a.C Ongoing 2006
50. Residual and cumulative effect of nutrients in b) Sweet orange 3.1.1.E.b.C Ongoing 2006
51. Residual and cumulative effect of nutrients in c)  Acid lime 3.1.1.E.c.C Ongoing 2006
52. Standardisation of stage wise requirement of nutrients in a)  Mandarin 3.1.1.F.a.C Ongoing 2008
53. Standardisation of stage wise requirement of nutrients in b)  Sweet orange 3.1.1.F.b.C Ongoing 2007-08
54. Standardisation of stage wise requirement of nutrients in c)  Acid lime 3.1.1.F.c.C Ongoing 2008
55. Orchard efficiency analysis in mandarin 3.1.2.a.C Ongoing 2006
56. Orchard efficiency analysis in Sweet orange 3.1.2.b.C Ongoing 2006
57. Orchard efficiency analysis in  Acid lime 3.1.2.c.C Ongoing 2006
58. Organic production in citrus 3.1.3.C Ongoing 2012
59. Identification of critical stage of water requirement in citrus a) Mandarin 3.1.3.B.a.C Ongoing 2006
60. Identification of critical stage of water requirement in citrus b) Sweet orange 3.1.3.B.b.C Ongoing 2006
61. Identification of critical stage of water requirement in citrus c) Acid lime 3.1.3.B.c.C Ongoing 2006
62. Standardisation of stage wise water requirement in citrus a) Mandarin 3.1.3.C.a.C Ongoing 2006
63. Standardisation of stage wise water requirement in citrus b) Sweet orange 3.1.3.C.b.C Ongoing 2006
64. Standardisation of stage wise water requirement in citrus c) Acid lime 3.1.3.C.c.C Ongoing 2006
65. Studies on integrated nutrient and water management in citrus a) Mandarin 3.1.3.D.a.C Ongoing 2009-11
66. Studies on integrated nutrient and water management in citrus  b) Sweet orange 3.1.3.D.b.C Ongoing 2007
67. Studies on integrated nutrient and water management in citrus irrigation and nutrient interactions in citrus c) Acid lime 3.1.3.D.c.C Ongoing 2013
68. Assesment of phenology, productivity and incidence of insect pests and diseases in citrus grown under varying climatic conditions a) Mandarin 4.1.3.C Ongoing 2012
69. Assesment of phenology, productivity and incidence of insect pests and diseases in citrus grown under varying climatic conditions c) Acid lime 4.1.3.C Ongoing 2012
70. Assesment of phenology, productivity and incidence of insect pests and diseases in citrus grown under varying climatic conditions b) Sweet orangee 4.1.3.C Ongoing 2012
71. Evaluation of new acaricides against Citrus mites 5.1.3.X.C New
72. Status of emerging insect pests and their natural enemies in citrus 5.1.1.C Ongoing 1995
73. Evaluation of different spray schedules against leaf miner in citrus (Nursery/ young orchards) 5.1.3.II.C Ongoing 2006
74. Management of citrus thrips, aphids  and blackfly/whitefly 5.1.3.IIIa.C Revised 2011
75. Efficacy of different repellents against fruit sucking moths (Evaluation of various  management   modules  against fruit sucking moths  and  fruit flies) 5.1.3.VI.C Revised 2007
76. New and emerging diseases of citrus 6.1.1.C Ongoing 2000
77. Integreted management of citrus greening disease 6.1.11 C Ongoing 2015
78. Integrated management of Phytophthora root rot in mandarin 6.1.2.A.C Ongoing 2013
79. Integrated management of Dry root rot (Fusarium, Rhizoctonia) 6.1.2.B.C Ongoing 2008
80. Screening of promising rootstocks against root rot 6.1.2.C.C Ongoing 2009
81. Isolation of bio-agents against Phytophthora foot rot/dry root rot of of Citrus 6.1.8.C Ongoing 2010
Grapes
82. Collection, conservation and evaluation of grapes germplasm 1.4.1 Gr Ongoing 2000
83. Evaluation of coloured table varieties 1.4.7.Gr Ongoing 2015
84. Evaluation of raisin varieties 1.4.8.Gr Ongoing 2015
85. Evaluation of juice varieties 1.4.9.Gr Ongoing 2015
86. Evaluation of  commercial grape varieties on different rootstocks 2.4.1.Gr Ongoing 2015
87. Irrigation trial in grapes 3.4.2.Gr Ongoing 2009
88. Assessment of post-harvest losses in grapes 4.4.1.Gr Ongoing 2016
89.  Status of new emerging insect pests of grapes and their natural enemies (Survey and surveillence of major insect-pests of grape and their natural enemies) 5.4.2.Gr Ongoing 2002
90. Survey of grape growing area for important diseases to develop digital diseases map 6.4.1.Gr Ongoing 2012
91. Validation of online interactive weather information based diseases and insect pest risk assessment 6.4.2.Gr Ongoing 2015
Guava
92. Augumentation and evaluation of germplasm of guava 1.2.1.G Ongoing 2000
93. Evaluation of new hybrids of guava(MLT-IV) 1.2.6.G New
94. Varietal trial (MLT-I) 1.2.2.G Ongoing 2011
95. Testing the performance of promising hybrids selections (MLT-II) 1.2.4.G Ongoing 2008
96. Testing of the performance of new promising hybrids and selections of guava (MLT-III) 1.2.5.G Ongoing 2010
97. Evaluation of substrate dynamics for IPNM in guava 3.2.1.G Ongoing 2004
98. Development of organic source of nutrient package of practice for guava 3.2.3.G Ongoing 2009
99. Enhancing the input use efficiency in guava under high density planting 3.2.4 G Ongoing 2014
100. Irrigational trial in guava 3.2.2.G Ongoing 2010
101. New and emerging insect pests in  guava 5.2.2.G Ongoing 2014
102. Management of tea mosquito bug on guava 5.2.4.G Ongoing 2014
103.  New and emerging diseases of guava )Studies on seasonal incidence of different) 6.2.2.G Ongoing 2013
104. Integrated management of guava wilt 6.2.3.G Ongoing 2011
105. Management of guava anthracnose (Management of guava anthracnose and canker) 6.2.4 G Ongoing 2015
Jackfruit
106. Collection, Characterisation, Conservation, Evaluation and utilization of germplasm 1.5.1.J Ongoing 2005
107. Varietal trial in jackfruit 1.5.2.J Ongoing (MLT-I) and New (MLT-II) 2005
108. Survey for emerging insect pests of jackfruit 5.5.1.J Ongoing 2002
109. Population dynamics of fruit and shoot borer 5.5.2.J Ongoing 2012
110.  New and emerging diseases of jackfruit 6.5.1.J Ongoing 2006
111. Etiology  of Jackfruit  wilt disease 6.5.2.J Ongoing 2012
Litchi
112. Collection and evaluation of litchi germplasm. 1.3.1.L Revised 2013
113. Training trial in litchi 2.3.2.L Ongoing 2002
114. Development of plant Canopy architecture in litchi 2.3.5.L Ongoing 2014
115. High density planting on litchi 2.3.4.L Revised 2012
116. Evaluation of substrate dynamics for IPNM in litchi 3.3.1.L Ongoing 2004
117. Nutritional survey in litchi 3.3.2.L Ongoing 2002
118. Irrigational scheduling in litchi 3.3.3.L Revised 2014
119. Extending the harvesting period of litchi 4.3.2.L Ongoing 2010
120. Improving bearing potential of litchi through girdling of branches 4.3.3.L Ongoing 2011
121. Evaluation of PGR and chemicals for early flowering in Litchi. 4.3.5.L Ongoing 2012
122. Survey and surveillance of emerging pests and their natural enemies 5.3.1.L Ongoing 1995
123.  Management of litchi fruit borer 5.3.2.L Ongoing 2014
124. Survey and surveillance of pollinators in litchi 5.3.4.L Ongoing 2008
Mango
125. Augmentation and evaluation of germplasm in mango 1.1.1.M Ongoing 1976
126. Improvement of mango through of half-sibs 1.1.13.M Ongoing 2012
127. Testing of two superior mango clones of Dashehari 1.1.4.M Ongoing 2002
128. Varietal trial in mango 1.1.7.M Ongoing 2001
129. MLT of Mango hybrids 1.1.9.M Ongoing 2005
130. Rootstock trial of mango 2.1.2.M Ongoing 2005
131. Planting system‑cum‑high density planting in mango 2.1.3.M Ongoing 2001
132. Evaluation of different rootstocks of mango for problematic soils 2.1.2 a M Revised 2014
133. Fertilizer scheduling for high density planting in mango 3.1.5 M Ongoing 2014
134. Evaluation of substrate dynamics for IPNM in mango 3.1.1(a).M Ongoing 2004
135. Nutritional survey in mango 3.1.2.M Ongoing 2010
136. Development of organic package of practice for Mango 3.1.4.M Ongoing 2010
137. Effect of micro nutrients on yield and quality of mango 3.1.6 M Ongoing 2014
138. Fertigation scheduling for quality fruit production of mango 3.1.3.M Ongoing 2011
139. Assessing the effect of climatic variability on mango flowering and yield 4.1.4.M Ongoing 2009-15
140. Assessment of post-harvest loss in Mango 4.1.6 M Ongoing 2014
141. Integrated pest management of hoppers in mango 5.1.4(a).M Ongoing 2010
142. Documentation and monitoring of population of pollinators 5.1.4(b).M Ongoing 2008
143. Survey and surveillance of insect-pests and natural enemies in mango 5.1.5 M Ongoing 1991
144. Management of mango hoppers and thrips using entamopathogens 5.1.6 M Ongoing 2014
145. Standardization of hot water treatment technique (HWTT) to manage post-harvest anthracnose as well as fruit flies of mango 6.1.10.M Ongoing 2015
146. New and emerging diseases of mango 6.1.5.M Ongoing 1998
147. Cost effective management of post-harvest anthracnose of mango by pre and post-harvest treatments 6.1.6.M Ongoing 2010
148. Management of die back of mango 6.1.8 M Ongoing 2015
149. Identification and characterization of pathogens associated with stem end rot in mango 6.1.9.M Ongoing 2015
Papaya
150. Collection, Characterisation, Conservation and Evaluation of germplasm 1.3.1.P Ongoing 2000
151. Evaluation of promising varieties of papaya 1.3.3.P Ongoing 2009
152. Enhancing the input use efficiency in papaya 3.3.3 P Ongoing 2014
153. Net house cultivation of papaya 4.3.2.P New 2016
154. Assessment of phenology productivity and incidence of insect pests and diseases in papaya grown under varying climatic conditions 4.3.1.P Ongoing 2012
155. New and emerging diseases of papaya 6.3.1.P Ongoing 2003
156. Epidemiology and integrated management of papaya ring spot virus 6.3.2.P Ongoing 2012
157. Integrated management of papaya diseases 6.3.3.P Ongoing 2015
Sapota
158. Collection, Characterisation, Conservation, Evaluation and utilization of germplasm 1.4.1.S Ongoing 1990
159. Evaluation of new hybrids of sapota 1.4.5.S New 2016
160. Widening the genetic base in sapota 1.4.4.S Ongoing 2012
161. Canopy management under high density planting in sapota 2.4.3.S Ongoing 2006
162. Rejuvenation of sapota at normal spacing 2.4.4.S Ongoing 2008-11
163. Standardisation of stage wise requirement of nutrients in sapota 3.4.4.S Ongoing 2006
164. Studies on residual and cumulative effect of nutrients in sapota 3.4.3.S Ongoing 2006
165. Assessment of phenology productivity and incidence of insect pests and diseases in sapota grown under varying climatic conditions 4.4.1.S Ongoing 2013
166. Survey and surveillance of emerging insect pests of sapota and their natural enemies  a) Roving survey b) Fixed plot survey 5.4.1.S Ongoing 2004
167. Management of bud boring insects of sapota 5.4.3.S Ongoing 2011
168. Assessment of losses due to seed borer in different varieties of sapota 5.4.7 S Ongoing 2014
169. Management of seed borer in sapota 5.4.8.S Ongoing 2015