Who is the present director of Directorate of Wheat Research in India?

Who is the present director of Directorate of Wheat Research in India?


Dr. Ashok Kumar Singh Director
E-mail: director[at]iari[dot]res[dot]in
Education: M.Sc. (Genetics and Plant Breeding) from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi Ph.D. from Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi

Where is the Wheat Research Center of India?

The AICWIP was elevated to the status of the Directorate of Wheat Research in 1978 and in 1990 it moved from IARI, New Delhi, to its present location at Karnal, 130 km north of Delhi along with two regional stations located at Flowerdale, Shimla and Dalang Maidan (Lahaul valley).

What is the full form of Iiwbr?

ICAR- IIWBR – Indian Institute of Wheat and Barley Research.

When was Directorate of Wheat Research formed what is its new name?

The AICWIP was raised to the status of a Directorate in 1978. Later on it was moved to the present location at Karnal as Directorate of Wheat Research in 1990, and with the merging of barley it was named AICW&BIP.

Who is secretary of ICAR?

Shri Narendra Singh Tomar, Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare & President of the ICAR Society, Krishi Bhavan, New Delhi 110 001.

Who is the first director general of ICAR?

Dr S.M.K. Naqvi, Director, CSWRI, Avikanagar extended a warm welcome to Hon’ble Dr. S. Ayyappan, Secretary, DARE and first DG of ICAR visiting SRRC Mannavanur since its inception and Dr.

Where is international wheat research Centre?

Headquartered near Mexico City, the Center works with its partners throughout the developing world to sustainably increase the productivity of maize and wheat cropping systems, thus improving global food security and reducing poverty.

Is the main promoter of ICAR?

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is an autonomous organisation under the Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare , Government of India.

What is in the wheat?

On average, a kernel of wheat contains 12 percent water, 70 percent carbohydrates, 12 percent protein, 2 percent fat, 1.8 percent minerals, and 2.2 percent crude fibers. Thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, and small amounts of vitamin A are also present.

How many Iari are in India?

65 ICAR Institutions. 14 National Research Centres. 6 National Bureaux. 13 Directorates/Project Directorates.

Is ICAR a government body?

What are the facilities available in Karnal?

Weather forecast Karnal, India ▸ facilities Experimental Farm Laboratory Double haploid Lab Transgenic facility Barley Quality Laboratory Wheat Quality Lab Phenotyping Facility DUS testing

What does DWR mean?

The Directorate of Wheat Research (DWR), Karnal through its national network of research centres has developed large number of improved wheat and barley varieties and their production- protection technologies for different agro-climatic zones in the country.

What does ICAR mean?

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) having taken into cognizance the previous efforts, struggle to increase the productivity, concern to augment and sustain what has been achieved, issued the directives and guidance to develop the vision for research mandate to be adopted in the forthcoming decades.