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Transfer of Technology

The institute has pursued conventional and new innovative techniques to sensitize the farming communities to transfer its technologies in an effective manner. Some of the innovative techniques include front line demonstrations short-term, adoption of villages for, distribution of seeds of improved salt tolerant varieties, help local administration in solving specific problems such as gas problem in cavity pits, project formulation for Hariyali, assessment of flood/cyclone damage, eco-friendly disposal of wastewaters, impact analysis and technologies for tsunami affected lands in Tamil Nadu and ‘Aila’ cyclone in west Bengal. Organization of training programme are conducted under various progarmmes. In the recent few years, over 1500 SMSs working in different State Departments, universities and ICAR institutes have been trained under human resource development programms. Course curriculum for non degree training courses on Irrigation Management and Land Drainage (Indo-Dutch Programme) were also developed and the training course for Indian and Foreign Nationals were organized.

Besides services like testing of soil and water samples for reclamation and fertility recommendations, distribution of publications in Hindi and other regional languages, traveling workshops, toll-free telephone facility for query solving, sensitization workshop in farmers’ fields are the regular features of our technology transfer efforts that helps us to bridge the gap between the farmers and the scientists.


News and Events

Dr. Raju, R., Scientist (Agricultural Economics) awarded for Best Paper Presentation (Male) in the memory of Shri. Bhau Punaji Hile Memorial Award in the 2nd International Conference of Agricultural Economics-2017 of Maharashtra Society of Agricultural Economics (MSAE) held during 10-11th February 2017 at MPKV, Rahuri (Maharashtra)

Dr. Sanjay Arora, Principal Scientist awarded prestigious `J.S. Bali award 2016' at 1st Asian Conference, Raipur

Dr. D.K.Sharma Principal Scientist & Ex. Director awarded Gold Medal by Indian Society of Agronomy during the 4th International Agronomy Congress 2016 for his outstanding contribution in the field of salt-affected soils and use of poor quality waters

Dr V.K Mishra Head ,ICAR-Central Soil Salinity Research Institute, Regional Research Station, Lucknow received Dr M.S Swaminathan Award for his significant contribution in management of sodic soil in Uttar Pradesh

Mr. Arijit Barman has been awarded a `Best Poster Award' in International Conference sponsored by Indian Society of Soil Science & Land Use Planning, Nagpur held on 10-13, November, 2016

Dr. P.C. Sharma joined as Director of Central Soil Salinity Research Institute, Karnal on 7th October 2016

Dr Subhasis Mandal awarded Lal Bahadur Shastri Outstanding Young Scientist Award of ICAR for the year 2015

Dr. Ajay Kumar Bhardwaj has been awarded “Lal Bahadur Shastri Outstanding Young Scientist Award” of ICAR for 2015. He bagged the award for Natural Resource Management and Agricultural Engineering

CSSRI got the `Certification of Registration ISO 9001:2008'






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