Functions / Research Activities

  • Green Revolution (Wheat)
  • Cotton Revolution (Bt. Cotton)
  • Rice Revolution (basmati, long grain)
  • High Crop Intensity
  • Sugar Revolution
  • Maize, mung & mash  (two crops per year)
  • Seedless Kinnow, Ber & Pomegranate 
  • Canola varieties in local raya
  • Successful cultivation of olive, grapes & peach in Punjab
  • Introduction of high value date palm varieties
  • Evolved 543 varieties of various crops, fruits & vegetable
  • Soil analysis of each farmer of Punjab under Extension Services 2.O
  • Research on nutrition enhancement in crops
  • Kitchen Gardening
  • Hybrid development (basmati Rice, Maize, sunflower, tomato, chilies, musk melon, cucumber)
  • Seed auction system for fast seed multiplication
  • Research in changing climate scenario
  • Pre-basic seed production of all crops
  • Production of certified nursery plants of fruits
  • New fodder varieties & promotion of conserved fodders
  • Heavy metals & pesticide residue studies