ORGANIC FARMING RESEARCH CENTRE

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Organic Farming Research Centre (OFRC) at SKUAST-Jammu, Chatha was established in January, 2016 in an area of over 8.5 ha with the following mandate:

Standardize organic farming management practices for major agricultural and horticultural crops of Jammu region through a multidisciplinary approach.

Development and evaluation of organic inputs in relation to soil health and eco-friendly crop management.

Entrepreneurship promotion and capacity building through skill up gradation

Standardize organic farming management practices for major agricultural and
        horticultural crops of Jammu region through multidisciplinary approach.
Development and Evaluation of organic inputs in relation to soil health and
        eco-friendly crop management.
Entrepreneurship Promotion and capacity building through skill up gradation.

Objectives

  • To generate inputs on farm like composts, vermiwash, manures etc.
  • To identify crop rotations in organic farming.
  • Evaluation of different organic sources of nutrients.
  • To develop and evaluate formulations for disease and pest control in organic crop production.
  • To integrate the use of bio-fertilizers with other sources of nutrients.
  • To evaluate the impact of organic farming on soil health.
  • Promotion and dissemination of organic farming technologies through trainings and demonstrations
  • To develop a organic production package of important agricultural and horticultural crops.




Name of Project Principal. Investigator Agency Duration
Document
Dissemination of Plant Protection Technologies for Organic Vegetable Production Dr.S.K.Singh R.K.V.Y. 2020-22 Download
Development of Organic Production Package for Field Crops Dr. Vikas Sharma, Associate Professor RKVY 2016-2019 -
Entrepreneurship development in organic farming for sustainable livelihood security of small & marginal farmers. Dr. N. Panotra RKVY 2016-2019 -
Composting technology for farm waste management and nutrient recycling. Dr. P. K. Wali RKVY 2016-2018 -
Large scale demonstrations on biopesticides for eco-friendly management of high value crops Dr. S. K. Singh RKVY 2017-2019 -
Host Plant Resistance to Ascochyta blight of chickpea Dr.S.K.Singh ICRISAT,Hyderabad continued from 2017 -
International Chickpea genotypes against Ascochyta blight disease Dr.S.K.Singh ICRISAT,Hyderabad continuing from 2017 Download


Name : Dr. Vikas Sharma
Designation : Incharge & Professor (Soil Science)
Area of Specialization : Soil Health and Conservation
E mail : vikas.soils1@gmail.com
Contact No : 7298729990
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Name : Dr. S. K. Singh
Designation : Sr. Scientist (Plant Protection)
Area of Specialization : Host Plant Resistance to Aschoyta Bligst of Chick pea
E mail : sksingh.patho@gmail.com
Contact No : 9419203115
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Name : Dr. Narinder Panotra
Designation : Assistant Professor (Agronomy)
Area of Specialization : Crop Production Organic farming Weed Management
E mail : drpanotra@gmail.com
Contact No : 9419052766
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Name : Dr. Satesh Kumar
Designation : Assistant Professor (Vegetable Science)
Area of Specialization :
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Name : Dr. Akash Sharma
Designation : Assistant Professor (Fruit Science)
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List of Farmers-

S.No.

Name of Farmer

Father’s Name

Address

Phone No.

Item supplied

1.

S.Jeet Raj

Sh. Pooran Chand

Ban Sultan, Maraliya

9697203064

Fruit Fly Traps

2.

Dr.Askok Kumar,

 

Vet. Surgeon, SKUAST-J

9797680326

1L Organic Neem Exract

3.

Sh. Kishore Kumar

Sh. Baldev Raj

Krishna Nagar,Maraliya

9797680326

Fruit Fly Traps and 2 L Organic Neem Exract

4.

Sh. Harpinder Singh

Sh. Jasbir Singh

Maraliya,R.S.Pura

Dt.27/05/200

6005717733

Pheromonne trap with Lure

5.

Sh.Shamsher Chand

Sh.Babu Ram

ChakShaiya

Dt.27/05/200

9086776556

Pheromonne trap with Lure

6.

Sh.Bua Ditta

Sh.Rasanta Ram

Rajpura, Mishriwala

9469845993

Demonstration  plot of Turmeric

7.

Sh.Jagdish Raj

Sh.Girdhari Lal

Rajpura, Mishriwala

9596964282

Demonstration  plot of Turmeric

8.

Sh.Joginder Lal

Sh.Rasanta Ram

Rajpura, Mishriwala

9469067501

Demonstration  plot of Turmeric

9.

Sh.Banta Ram

Sh.Jeevan Lal

Rajpura, Mishriwala

9492816911

Demonstration  plot of Turmeric

10.

Sh.Sikander Lal

Sh.Basanta Ram

Rajpura, Mishriwala

9469845993

Demonstration  plot of Turmeric

 


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