Nutrition Enhancement of Crops Fruits, Vegetables and Their Products Climate Change Scenario

Name of the Project

Nutrition Enhancement of Crops Fruits, Vegetables and Their Products Climate Change Scenario

Objectives

  • Development of improved varieties enriched with
  • Zn & Fe in Wheat & Rice
  • B, Zn & Fe in Chickpea, Mung, canola & tomato
  • Omega-9 in sunflower, groundnut & Omega-3 in canola
  • Protein, oil, fatty acid & Pro Vit-A in Maize¬†
  • Zn, Fe & Vit-A in Mango
  • Development of climate resilient varieties of various crops
  • To introduce the value addition in crops, fruits and vegetables

Duration

5 years (Commenced on 01.07.2017)

Total Cost

Rs. 349.800 million