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Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture (CRIDA) is a National Research Institute under the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) established in 1985 with a mandate to carry out basic and applied research in rainfed farming.  The Institute also undertakes National / International Collaborations and Consultancy Projects.   All India Coordinated Research Programmes (AICRPs) of ICAR on Dryland Agriculture and Agrometeorology with 25 partners each are in CRIDA. This is the lead Institute and the National Nodal point for the National Innovations in Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA) which is being implemented at large number of Research Institutes of ICAR, State Agricultural Universities and 100 KVKs.

Inaugural function of the International Conference on Reimagining rainfed agro-ecosystem: challenges and opportunities Inaugurated at ICAR-CRIDA on 22nd December 2022

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ICAR-Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad in association with Indian Society of Dryland Agriculture organized the inaugural function of the International conference on Reimaging Rainfed Agro-ecosystem: Challenges and Opportunities at ICAR-CRIDA, Hyderabad on 22nd December 2022. About 500 delegates across different countries, farmers, NGO officials, officials of private sector dealing with various agricultural inputs participated in the inaugural function. The event was initiated by lighting the lamp by the dignitaries as a symbol of bestowing knowledge eternally.

Dr K V Rao, Principal Scientist and Secretary ISDA welcomed all the delegates and distinguished dignitaries to the function. Dr V. K. Singh, Director ICAR-CRIDA and President ISDA, welcomed the delegates and dignitaries and apprised the gathering about the importance of rainfed agriculture to the Indian economy and also informed that the main reason for organizing the conference is to bring the researchers, farmers, NGOs, policy makers and private sector on the same platform so that the recommendations that are useful to the farming community can be made.


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Training on Agrometeorological Data Collection, Analysis and Management during 18-27 January 2023 at ICAR-CRIDA, Hyderabad

RAWEP-READY Training Programmes (2022-23)

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Collaboration and partnership in organizing an International Conference (ICSCI 2022)

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ICAR-CRIDA Participated in International Conference and exhibition at ICAR- Vegetable Oils-2023 (ICVO 2023) during January 17-19, 2023

High Level Monitoring Committee Meeting of NICRA Project organized

One day Training cum Awareness programme on Good Management practices in crops & use of Nano-Fertilizers held on 06.01.2023

Visit of Section Officers Ministry of Agriculture, trainees of MANAGE, Hyderabad

One day Training Programme on Good Management Practices in Crops and Use of Nano-Fertilizers held on 29.12.2022

"Skill Development Programme on Dryland Agricultural Technologies" was Organized for SCSP Farmers under SC Sub Plan

Dr Ravi Kumar Mathur, Director IIOR visits ICAR-CRIDA on 4th January 2023

ICAR-CRIDA signs MoU with IFFCO for carrying out joint extension and training activities

Valedictory function of the International Conference on Reimagining rainfed agro-ecosystem : challenges and opportunities organized at ICAR-CRIDA on 24th December 2022

Inaugural function of the International Conference on Reimagining rainfed agro-ecosystem: challenges and opportunities Inaugurated at ICAR-CRIDA on 22nd December 2022

ICAR-CRIDA Participated in International Conference and exhibition at ICAR-Indian Institute of Rice Research (IIRR), Hyderabad during 12-14 December, 2022

Visit of Hon'ble Lieutenant Governor Ladakh to ICAR-CRIDA on 14-12-2022

Awareness Programme and Kisan Mela on Natural Farming

World Soil Day Campaign on 05.12.2022 at KVK, Ranga Reddy - ICAR-CRIDA

World Soil Day Celebration at Medikonda Village under Farmer FIRST Project

Fingerlings Released under SC Sub Plan

Field visit and monitoring of cluster Front Line Demonstrations Pulses (Redgram) in KVK villages

Interstate Exposure Visit and Training of Farmers on Dryland Agriculture Technologies at KVK & Hayathnagar Research Farm, CRIDA

ICAR-CRIDA Bagged 5 Medals in ICAR-South Zone Sports Meet

One day on-campus training program on 'Dryland Horticulture' was organised for farmers of Farmer FIRST village at HRF, ICAR-CRIDA

Exposer Visit of International Trainees to KVK-Ranga Reddy, ICAR-CRIDA adopted NICRA Village

Training on Natural farming at KVK- Ranga Reddy, ICAR-CRIDA

Organized “Demonstration of Bamboo Planting Technique” and "Field Day" Programme under SC Sub Plan

Advocacy Programme on 'Competition Law & Public Procurement' at ICAR-CRIDA

ICAR - CRIDA Scientists Visited and Monitored the Progress of SCSP Activities in Chincholi Taluk of Kalburgi District, Karnataka

Vigilance Awareness week 2022 from 31st October to 6th November 2022 with the theme "Corruption-free India for a developed nation" was organized at ICAR-CRIDA, Hyderabad - The concluding ceremony was held on 7th November 2022

International Training Program delegates from MANAGE visited ICAR-CRIDA

Exposure visit cum training on Dryland production technologies of Agriculture for input dealers

Meeting of the National Committee on Crop Diversification

Observance of Vigilance Awareness week 2022 from 31st October to 6th November,2022with the theme "Corruption free India for a developed Nation" at ICAR-CRIDA, Hyderabad

Interstate Exposure Visit of Farmers on Dryland Agriculture organized at Hayathnagar Research Farm, CRIDA on October 19, 2022

ICAR-CRIDA PARTICIPATES IN BIO- AGRI 2022 CONFERENCE AND EXPO

Valedictory ceremony of Annual Co-operators' Conference on 18th October 2022 at ICAR-CRIDA

Inauguration of Annual Co-operators’ Conference on 17 October 2022 at ICAR-CRIDA

Training program on "Livestock Production and Management" was conducted at HRF, Hayathnagar, ICAR-CRIDA

Sri. V. Srinivas, IAS, Secretary, DARPG and DPPW, Government of India Reviewed the Swachhata Special Compaign 2.0 Activities

Valedictory ceremony of National Seminar on Harnessing the Potential of Panchabhutas (tatvas) for Sustainable Climate Resilient Rainfed Agriculture on 29th September 2022 at ICAR-CRIDA

Inauguration of National Seminar on Harnessing the Potential of Panchabhutas (tatvas) for Sustainable Climate Resilient Rainfed Agriculture on 28th September 2022 at ICAR-CRIDA

Farmers Training-cum-Interface Meeting Organizedat Hayathnagar Research Farm (HRF)

Farmers Training-cum-Demonstration at Hayathnagar Research Farm (HRF)

Dr. K Sreenivas Reddy, Principal Scientist( SWCE), Conferred with Eminent Engineer Award, 2022

Training cum distribution of Rajasri variety backyard poultry chicks in KVK adopted village for empowerment of rural women

National Campaign on Poshan Abhiyan and Tree Plantation on 17-9-2022

The Joint Secretary (Finance), ICAR, Shri G. P. Sharma, visited ICAR-CRIDA

Review of research activities and strengthening future research program of NICRA strategic partner institutes under Horticulture & Integrated Simulation Modelling themes

On-campus Farmers Training-cum-Field Visit organized by TOT

ICAR-CRIDA organized Health Camp

Scientists-Farmers Interface Meeting at Peddarevelly MGMG Village

Prof (Dr) Indra Mani, Hon Vice-Chancellor, Vasantrao Naik Marthwada Krishi Vidyapeeth, Parbhani visits ICAR-CRIDA

One Day Farmers Training cum Field Visit on Farm Implements and Machinery at Hayathnagar Research Farm, CRIDA on September 2, 2022

Farmer of Farmer FIRST Project of ICAR- CRIDA Received Best Innovative Farmer Award

Report on Awareness Campaign on "Efficient and Balanced Use of Fertilizers (including Nano-Fertilizers)" on 29.08.2022

Scientists and Farmers Interaction Meet in Gollapalli MGMG Village

Scientists - Farmers Interaction Meet Under Tribal Sub-Plan

Review of Research Activities and Strengthening Further Research Program of NICRA Strategic Research Partner Institutes under Animal Sciences Theme Inaugurated on 26 August 2022 at NASC, New Delhi

3rd Phase of Capacity Building Programme on "Technology demonstrations for enhancing resilience" 22-23rd August, 2022, ICAR-CRIDA, Hyderabad-Valedictory /

ICAR-IIRR Director Dr R M Sundaram visit to ICAR-CRIDA on 19 August 2022

3rd Phase of Capacity Building Programme on "Technology demonstrations for enhancing resilience" 22-23 August 2022, ICAR-CRIDA, Hyderabad - Inaugurated

Awareness training cum demonstration on Rice transplanter

Health Camp at HRF

Dr S Bhaskar ADG (Agronomy, Agroforestry and Climate Change) visited ICAR-CRIDA on 19 August 2022

Brief report on Parthenium awareness week

ICAR-CRIDA organizes Parthenium awareness day on 18-19 August 2022

Independence Day Celebrations at ICAR-CRIDA

Dr Suresh Kumar Chaudhari, DDG (NRM) Inaugurated Agri-Horticulture plantation block II at Gunegal Research Farm and New Agro-Horticulture Cafeteria at Hayatnagar Research Farm

Capacity Building Program on "Technology demonstrations for enhancing resilience" 13-14 August, 2022, ICAR-CRIDA, Hyderabad (Valedictory)

Capacity Building Program on "Technology demonstrations for enhancing resilience" 13-14 August, 2022, ICAR-CRIDA, Hyderabad-Inaugurated

Exposure visit cum training on Dryland & production technologies of Agriculture

Training-cum-Field Day on Soil and Water Conservation Techniques in Rainfed Areas under Farmer FIRST Project

First batch of Rural Agricultural Work Experience (RAWE) training programme Inaugurated at ICAR-CRIDA on 1st August 2022

Brief Report on Kisan Mela Programme organized under Jal Shakti Abhiyan

Fish Seed Release in KVK Farm Ponds

State Level Interface Meeting on Agricultural Contingency Preparedness for Telangana - 2022 organized

State Level Interface Meeting on Agricultural Contingency Preparedness for Jharkhand - 2022 organized

State Level Interface Meeting on Agricultural Contingency Preparedness for Gujarat - 2022 organized

Review of Research Activities and Strengthening Further Research Program of NICRA Strategic Research Partner Institutes under Social Sciences Theme Inaugurated on 28 July 2022 at NASC, New Delhi

Review of Research Activities and Strengthening Further Research Program of NICRA Strategic Research Partner Institutes under Crop Improvement and Crop Protection Themes during 26-27 July 2022 at NASC, New Delhi

Capacity Building Program on "Technology demonstrations for enhancing resilience" 24-25 July, 2022, ICAR-CRIDA, Hyderabad (Valedictory Session)

Report on Diagnostic filed visits and monitoring of demonstrations in KVK villages

Capacity Building Program on "Technology demonstrations for enhancing resilience" 24-25 July, 2022, ICAR-CRIDA, Hyderabad-Inaugurated

State Level Interface Meeting on Agricultural Contingency Preparedness for Maharashtra -2022 organized

Review of Research Activities and Strengthening Future Research Program of NICRA Strategic Partner Institutes under NRM and Agril. Engineering during 21-22 July, 2022 at NASC, New Delhi

State Level Interface Meeting on Agricultural Contingency Preparedness for Rajasthan - 2022 organized

Launch and Review Workshop of ATARI Zone- I (Ludhiana) held at Kullu during July 18-19, 2022

Brief report on Celebration of ICAR Foundation days & Farmers meet on DFI with Hon'ble PM

ICAR-CRIDA received Rajrishi Tandan Puraskar of ICAR and ICAR-Vasantrao Naik Award for Outstanding Research and Application in Dryland Farming Systems for 2021

Brief report on Awareness Campaign on "Efficient and Balanced Use of Fertilizers" (including Nano-Fertilizers) on 21.06.2022

Report of the International Day of Yoga organized at ICAR-CRIDA, Hyderabad on 21st June 2022

Brainstorming session on Water Policy for Rainfed Agriculture, Brain storming session on Agroclimatic Atlas of India and Plenary session of AICRPDA and AICRPAM Workshops were organized during 3-4 June 2022

ICAR-CRIDA organises 27th Biennial Workshop of AICRPDA, 9th Annual Review Workshop of NICRA-AICRPDA and 10th Annual Review Workshop of NICRA-AICRPAM

Garib Kalyan Sammelan- Nationwide farmer Interaction programme by Hon'ble Prime Minister in a virtual mode at Hayathnagar Research Farm, ICAR- CRIDA, Hyderabad  on 31 May 2022

Campaign on Annadata Devo Bhava under Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav - A training-cum-demonstration was organized on  Processing and Value Addition of Millets for Farm Women  

Report on "Kisan Bhagidari, Pratimikta Hamari" held on 26th and 28th April, 2022

XXX RAC Meeting of ICAR-CRIDA was held in hybrid mode under the Chairmanship of Dr. Gurbachan Singh during April 25-27, 2022 at CRIDA, Hyderabad

The valedictory function of ICAR-CRIDA 38th Foundation day was celebrated on 25-04-2022

Annadata Devo Bhava Campaign - Awareness programme on "Balanced Fertilization for Soil Health Maintenance and Productivity Enhancement"

 

Latest Publications

  •   and V K Singh. 2022. "Impact of climate change on productivity of foodcrops: a sub-national level assessment for India." Environmental Research Communications. No. 9, Vol. 4.https://doi.org/10.1088/2515-7620/ac8b68. 

  • Gopinath, K.A., Rajanna, G.A., Venkatesh, G., Jayalakshmi, M., Kumari, V.V., Prabhakar, M., Rajkumar, B., Chary, G.R., Singh, V.K. 2022. Influence of Crops and Different Production Systems on Soil Carbon Fractions and Carbon Sequestration in Rainfed Areas of Semiarid Tropics in India. Sustainability, 14(7):4207. https://doi.org/10.3390/su14074207.

  • Kumari, V.V., Banerjee, P., Verma, V.C., Sukumaran, S., Chandran, M.A.S., Gopinath, K.A., Venkatesh, G., Yadav, S.K., Singh, V.K., Awasthi, N.K. (2022). Plant Nutrition: An Effective Way to Alleviate Abiotic Stress in Agricultural Crops. International  Journal of  Molecular Science. 23, 8519. [https:// doi.org/10.3390/ijms23158519]https:// doi.org/10.3390/ijms23158519

 

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