Multiplication of Seed of Different Crops

Project/Experiment Duration: 2020-2021

Research Innovation Themes: Crop Improvement and Sustainable Production

Project/Experiment Team: Dr. Mohammed Shahid Mr. Saif ul Islam Dr. Sumitha Thushar Dr. RK Singh

Objectives: Multiply seed of different crops cultivated in ICBA’s experimental fields. Conserve seed in ICBA’s genebank for research and distribution purposes.

Dates of Sowing: 20 October 2020 - 8 February 2021

Multiplication of seed 963 accessions of 10 different crops 1. Barley 2. Buckwheat 3. Cowpea   4. Echinochloa 5. Mung bean 6. Pearl millet 7. Quinoa 8. Safflower 9. Sorghum 10. Triticale