Provision of Lab. and Field Equipment for Development of Basmati Rice Hybrids Resistant to Bacterial Leaf Blight, Flood and Salinity in Punjab

Name of the Project

Provision of Lab. and Field Equipment for Development of Basmati Rice Hybrids Resistant to Bacterial Leaf Blight, Flood and Salinity in Punjab

Objectives         

  • To develop Basmati rice hybrids resistant to bacterial leaf blight, flood and salinity in Punjab.
  • To develop basmati hybrid rice seed production technology.
  • Ultimately, replacement of Basmati variety with Basmati rice hybrids

Duration

2015-16 to 2019-2020

Total Cost

Rs. 44.010 Million