ICRISAT

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ICRISATInternational Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics
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29, 2014, the science community of Icrisat said in jest: 'We have cloned him and hope to produce another Dr.
ICRISAT is a well-known international organization that conducts agricultural research for development in the drylands of Asia and sub-Saharan Africa.
"40 cameras were used to monitor the leopard which had entered ICRISAT. We used four trap cages with baits to catch him.
Other dignitaries present at the event were Shri R Ashok, Honourable MLA; Smt Shoba Anjanappa, Honourable Corporator; Ms Joanna Kane-Potaka, Leader, Smart Food Initiative, ICRISAT and Shri Shridhar Venkat, CEO, Akshaya Patra.
In Asia, pigeonpea is grown on 4.1 million ha and India alone accounts for 86 per cent of Asia's total pigeonpea area and contributes 82 per cent to the total production and is the single largest producer of pigeonpea in the world (ICRISAT, 2012).
by Claire Hope Cummings A scientist works inside the tissue culture facility in the Platform for Translational Research on Transgenic Crops (PTTC) department of the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) in Patancheru, Telengana, India, on Friday, July 8, 2016.
Interestingly, none of the studies touches upon the village studies conducted by ICRISAT through the 1970s until into the new millennium, despite that these are comprehensive and spread across more than one state, though the Introduction and one chapter make a passing reference to these.
Field experiments were conducted at the Institute for Agricultural Research (IAR), Research Farm, Minjibir, Kano State, Nigeria over two years to assess the performance of twelve improved pigeonpea genotypes comprising of early (ICPL 84031, ICPL 85010 and ICPL 87), medium (ICP 7120, ICP 8863, ICPL 161, ICPL 85063, ICPL 87051 and ICPL 87119) and late (ICP 7035, ICP 8094 and ICPL 9145) flowering groups introduced from International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Patencheru, India.
They said it was passed without consultation with affected sectors; its regulations lax; it has no mechanisms on disputes; it has no monitoring system of the health and environment impact of genetically-modified based food and feeds; and it has allowed the importation of genetically modified crops from agrochemical multinationals such as the United States-based Monsanto and India-based International Crops Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics (Icrisat).
The congress had representations from World Bank, International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid-Tropics (ICRISAT) and International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) along with more than 500 farmers from across the country participated.
It has been made possible by the consistent efforts of renowned institutions like FAO CSISA CIMMYT ICARDA ICRISAT etc.