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Research Station Mandate Crops

S.NO Research station Mandate crops
1 Fruit, Research Station, Sangareddy, Medak District Mango, guava and seethaphal.
2 Floriculture Research Station, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad Gladiolus, chrysanthemum and tuberose.
3 Grape Research Station, Rajendranagar, Ranga Reddy District Grape
4 Horticultural Research Station, Adilabad Jamun and minor fruits, Beans, aromatic plants (Lemon grass, Citronella and Palma Rosa)
5 Horticultural Research Station, Aswaraopet, Khammam District Banana, papaya, betel vine.
6 Horticultural Research Station, Mallepally, Nalgonda District Citrus, pomegranate and palmarah
7 JVR Horticultural Research Station, Malyal, Warangal District Sapota, amla, fig, karonda, onion, garlic and chillies
8 Medicinal and Aromatic plants Research Station, Ranga Reddy District Medicinal and aromatic plants
9 Post harvest Research Station, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad Horticultural crops
10 Turmeric Research Station, Kammarapally Nizamabad District Turmeric
11 Vegetable Research Station, Rajendranagar, Rangareddy District. Tomato, brinjal, chilli, bottle gourd, ridge gourd, cooking melon

Research station Mandate

Fruit Research station, Sangareddy
  • Collection, evaluation and maintenance of furit germplasm fruits such as mango, guava, annonaceous fruits, with special emphasis on mango.
  • To develop appropriate production technologies in these mandate fruits.
  • Flowering studies aimed at understanding the physiology of flowering of mango and to overcome alternate bearing.
  • Standardization of high density orcharding and fertigation in the mango, guava and seethaphal.
  • Standardization of organic package of practices in mango, guava and seethaphal.
  • To propagate planting material of good pedigree for supply to different farming community and different Government and private agencies.
  • To impart training to sponsored candidates on nursery and orchard management and to disseminate the technology to the fruit growers.
Floriculture Research station, Rajendranagar
  • Collection evaluation and characterization of the mandate crops gladiolus, chrysanthemum, tuberose.
  • Development of appropriate production technologies including IPNM and IPM practices of the mandate crops.
  • Standardization of organic package of practices.
  • Standardization of the low cost polyhouse cultivation of gerbera and carnation.
  • Standardization of the postharvest management practices for improving the shelf life of mandate flowers
Grape Research station, Rajendranagar
  • Collection, evaluation and maintenance of germplasm of grape.
  • To develop appropriate production technologies in grape based on location specific problem.
  • Standardization of fertigation in the grape.
  • Standardization of organic package of practices in grape.
  • To develop appropriate IPM and IDM packages in grape.
Horticulture Research station, Adilabad
  • Collection, evaluation and maintenance of germplasm of jamun, minor fruits, beans and aromatic plants (lemon grass, citronella and palma rosa)
  • To develop location specific appropriate production technologies in the mandate crops.
  • Standardization of fertigation technology in jamun and other minor fruits
  • Development of organic package of practices in jamun and other minor fruits.
  • Standardization of oil recovery procedures for the aromatic pants (lemon grass, citronella and palma rosa)
Horticulture Research station, Aswaraopet
  • Collection, evaluation and maintenance of banana, papaya and beetle wine
  • Developing the Agro – techniques for the successful cultivation of banan, papaya and beetlevine
  • Standardization of high density and fertigation technology in banana, papaya and beetlevine.
  • Development of organic package of practices in the banana, papaya and beetlevine.
  • Postharvest management practices for improving shelf life and value addition of banana, papaya and beetle wine.
Horticulture Research station, Mallepallli
  • Collection, evaluation and maintenance of citrus (sweet orange and lemon), pomegranate and palmarah.
  • Developing the location based agro-techniques for the successful cultivation of citrus (sweet orange and lemon), pomegranate and palmarah.
  • Standardization of high density and fertigation technology in citrus and pomegranate.
  • Development of organic package of practices in the citrus and pomegranate.
  • Development of good agricultural practices for effective control of bacterial leaf blight of pomegranate.
  • Postharvest management practices for improving shelf life and value addition of citrus (sweet orange and lemon), pomegranate and palmarah.
JVR Horticulture Research station, Malyal
  • Collection, evaluation and maintenance of sapota, amla, fig, karonda, onion, garlic and chillies
  • Developing the location based Agro-techniques for the successful cultivation of sapota, amla, fig.
  • Standardization of fertigation technology in onion, garlic and chillies
  • Development of organic package of practices in the onion, garlic and chillies
  • Postharvest management practices for improving shelf life and value addition of sapota, amla, fig
Medical and aromatic crops Research station, Rajendranagar
  • Germplasm collection, maintenance and evaluation of Medicinal and aromatic plants.
  • Standardization of Agro techniques for important medicinal and aromatic plants.
  • To supply quality plant material to farmers, institutions.
  • Standardization of distillation technology for extraction of essential oil from aromatic crops.
  • To popularize cultivation of medicinal and Romaic plants.
  • Establishment of crop museum in Nursery center for medicinal plants.
Postharvest Research station, Rajendranagar,
  • Developing postharvest management practices to prevent postharvest losses of Horticultural crops.
  • To improve shelf life of fruits, vegetables & flowers.
  • Assisting Post graduate & Ph.D students Research work on Post Harvest Technology
Turmeric research staion, Kammarapally
  • To evolve high yielding varieties with high curcumin content.
  • To evolve varieties resistant to rhizome rot and foliar diseases.
  • To standardize agro-techniques of turmeric.
  • To develop IDM for rhizome rot and other foliar diseases.
  • To act as an interface between university and Indian Institute of Spice Research
Vegetable research station, Rajendranagar
  • Germplasm collection, evaluation and maintenance of different vegetable crops including tuber crops to select the high yielding varieties resistant to pests and diseases and suitable to different agro climatic zones.
  • Intensification of breeding work on important vegetable crops like Tomato, Brinjal, Chilli, Bottle gourd, Ridge gourd, Cooking melon for development of high yielding hybrids and varieties resistant to biotic and abiotic stress.
  • Standardization of agro-techniques viz., cultural, manurial and water management practices including use of bio-fertilizers, micronutrients and hormones.
  • Evolving integrated pest (IPM) and disease (IDM) management practices.
  • Production of breeder seed of state released varieties and distribution of the same to different agencies like State Seed Development Corporation, State Department of Horticulture etc.