ICAR - CCRI, Nagpur Technology on “Containerized Nursery” transferred with licensing mode
5th December 2022, Nagpur
ICAR - Central Citrus Research Institute, Nagpur licensed and transferred its technology of “Containerized Nursery Propagation Technique to Produce Disease-Free Citrus Planting Material” to M/s. Shivar Nursery, Hatla, Taluka Katol, District Nagpur by signing a MoU today.
Dr. Dilip Ghosh, Director, ICAR-CCRI, Nagpur and Shri Prashant Wankhede, Managing Director, M/s. Shivar Nursery signed the MoU on the behalf of their respective organizations. This partnership is aimed to facilitate a close cooperation between both the parties and would be a mile stone in the area of production of disease-free quality planting material Citrus in India
Dr. Ghosh informed that the technology of has been standardized by the Institute ans is gaining popularity across Maharashtra and in other States as well.
ICAR-CCRI is promoting the nursery production through PPP mode and till date has licensed this technology with nine (9) private nurseries across the country, considering the demand of various commercial citrus cultivars in India.
(Source: ICAR - Central Citrus Research Institute, Nagpur)