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1. Development of varieties or technologies  of Lentil, Cowpea and Chickpea for rainfed areas of Jammu region of Union Territory of J & K
2. Collection, evaluation, documentation and utilization  of local germplasm or  of land races of pulses grown since many decades in Jammu region
3. Evaluation of newly varieties to be released under AICRP Chickpea, AICRP-MULLaRP and Arid Legumes for national release 
4.Maintenance breeding of elite cultivars or land races of locally grown pulses
5. Work out the agronomy of new varieties to be released at state or national level

Name of Project Principal. Investigator Agency Duration
AICRP on Chickpea Dr Sanjeev Kumar IIPR Kanpur Long term Project -
AICRP-MULLaRP on voluntary basis Dr Sanjeev Kumar IIPR KAnpur Long term Project -
TSP on Arid Legume Dr Brij Nandan Singh National Network Project on Arid Legumes-IIPR Kanpur One Year -
Released three Varieties of Pulses for Jammu region Dr Sanjeev Kumar - Long term -
Development of new varieties of Cowpea and Lentil Dr Sanjeev Kumar AICRP/University Long term -

Name : Dr. Brij Nandan Singh Mankotia
Designation : Sr. Scientist (Agronomy)
Area of Specialization : Crop Production,Cropping Sysytem and Pulses Agronomy
E mail : bmankotia333@gmail.com
Contact No : +91-9419234393
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Name : Dr Sanjeev Kumar
Designation : Sr Scientist PBG
Area of Specialization : Molecular Breeding of Pulses
E mail : ssalgotra@gmail.com
Contact No : 7889863884
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 Promotion of pulses  in Jammu region through Front Line Demonstration -- Farmer participation progarmme 
 Besides conducting  Co-ordinated Research on different pulses,Pulses Reserach Sub-Station ,Samba  of SKUAST-Jammu  is regularly promoting pulses cultivation in Jammu region especially in Jammu ,Kathua, Samba , Udampur and parts of Reasi to cater the need of the farmers through Front Line Demonstration programme. Every year as per the directions of Project headquarter  the Front line demonstrations on Chickpea(Channa), Lentil,Urdbean and Mungbean is promoted in different parts   of the Jammu region. 
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