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Crop Improvement Division
  Code: JB1.1  
  Title: Introduction, maintenance, characterization and conservation of jute, mesta and flax germplasm.  
  Investigator(s): Jiban Mitra (w.e.f. 04.07.2017), Amit Bera (w.e.f. 04.07.2017), A. Anil Kumar (w.e.f. 22.11.2012), Maruthi, R.T. (w.e.f. 04.09.2014), S.K. Sarkar (w.e.f. 24.05.2018) and Kajol Das (w.e.f. 01.04.2019)  
  Duration: Long Term (since 1997)  

  Code: JST 6.2  
  Title: Jute-Mungbean Intercropping: a Statistical Perspective.  
  Investigator(s): Asim Kumar Chakraborty, N.M. Alam and Asesh Kumar Ghorai  
  Duration: 2019-21  

  Code: JBT4.8  
  Title: Identification of host genes related to stem rot disease resistance in jute and development of segregating population for resistance gene mapping.  
  Investigator(s): Soham Ray, Pratik Satya and Kunal Mondal  
  Duration: 2018-21  

  Code: JST 1.0  
  Title: Effect of seed coating on seed storability and fibre yield in jute (Corchorus olitorius).  
  Investigator(s): Amit Bera, C. S. Kar, and B.S.Gotyal  
  Duration: 2018-21  

  Code: JB10.4  
  Title: Genetic improvement of jute and mesta for diversified end use.  
  Investigator(s): Pratik Satya, Debabrata Sarkar, Surendra Kumar Pandey, Suman Roy  
  Duration: 2017-21  

  Code: JBT4.6  
  Title: Fixation of a Multiparent Advanced Generation Inter-Cross (MAGIC) population of Corchorus olitorius.  
  Investigator(s): D. Sarkar and Pratik Satya  
  Duration: 2017-20  

  Code: JBT4.7  
  Title: Mining novel alleles for genome engineering applications for herbicide and stress tolerance in jute and allied fibers.  
  Investigator(s): S. Datta, Jiban Mitra, D. N. Saha, P. Satya and A. Anil Kumar  
  Duration: 2017-20  

  Code: JB10.3  
  Title: Genetic improvement of flax (Linum usitatissimum) for higher fibre productivity and fibre quality.  
  Investigator(s): Jiban Mitra, Dipnarayan Saha, Kunal Mondal and Mr. Shiva Kumar K.V.  
  Duration: 2016-22  

  Code: JB10.1  
  Title: Genetic improvement of jute genotypes to biotic stresses.  
  Investigator(s): A. Anil Kumar, Kunal Mondal and B. S. Gotyal  
  Duration: 2015-20  

  Code: JB10.2  
  Title: Genetics of self-incompatibility and development of improved fibre yielding populations in sunnhemp (Crotalaria juncea L.)  
  Investigator(s): Maruti R.T. and Subhojit Datta  
  Duration: 2015-20  

  Code: JB9.6  
  Title: Evaluation and selection for high fibre yield and other diversified uses in roselle (H. sabdariffa).  
  Investigator(s): Maruti R. T., A. Anil Kumar and A. R. Saha  
  Duration: 2014-20  

  Code: JB9.3  
  Title: Towards harnessing cell technological approaches for the enhancement of jute and allied fibre.  
  Investigator(s): Asit B. Mandal and Kanti Meena  
  Duration: 2013-20  

  Code: JST 6.1  
  Title: Estimation of competition effects in Jute-Mungbean intercropping system.  
  Investigator(s): Asim Kumar Chakraborty and A. K. Ghorai  
  Duration: 2016-19  

  Code: JBT4.5  
  Title: Genetic purity testing and varietal fingerprinting in mesta using molecular markers.  
  Investigator(s): Kanti Meena, Pratik Satya and S. K. Pandey  
  Duration: 2016-19  

  Code: JBT 4.4  
  Title: Development and utilization of resources for bioinformatics and database in jute and allied fibres.  
  Investigator(s): Dipnarayan Saha, Subhojit Datta, Asim Kumar Chakraborty and Pratik Satya  
  Duration: 2015-19  

  Code: JB 9.5  
  Title: Development of DNA fingerprint for varietal identification in jute.  
  Investigator(s): Jiban Mitra, Chandan Saurav Kar and A. Anil Kumar  
  Duration: 2014-19  

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Crop Production Division

  Code: JA 8.0  
  Title: Integrated weed management and low density jute sowing to increase its net return minimizing manpower requirements in different major operations.  
  Investigator(s): A.K. Ghorai and Asim Kumar Chakraborty  
  Duration: 2019-21  

  Code: SLA 1.8  
  Title: Integrated farming system in sisal plantation under organic management package.  
  Investigator(s): M. S. Behera, D.K. Kundu, S.Sarkar, A.K. Jha  
  Duration: 2018-23  

  Code: SLA 1.7  
  Title: Effect of planting materials and fertilizer levels on growth and yield of sisal (Agave sisalana) and hybrid sisal.  
  Investigator(s): S. Sarkar, A. K. Jha, D. K. Kundu, M. S. Behera, B. Majumdar, and R. K. Naik  
  Duration: 2018-23  

  Code: JA7.9  
  Title: Yield and quality of jute seed as influenced by method of application and dose of fertilizer nutrients in southern Bengal condition.  
  Investigator(s): S. Sarkar, M.S. Behera, Amit Bera, S.K. Sarkar  
  Duration: 2018-20  

  Code: JA7.8  
  Title: Studies on Nitrogen Dynamics under Rice-Flax Cropping System.  
  Investigator(s): S. P. Mazumdar (w.e.f. 01.03.2019), Dr. Dhananjay Barman and Dr. Madhusudan Behera (w.e.f. 01.03.2019)  
  Duration: 2018-21  

  Code: JA7.7  
  Title: Environment friendly low cost retting technology for jute and metagenomics of retting microbiome.  
  Investigator(s): B. Majumdar, S. P. Mazumdar, Dipnarayan Saha, Subhojit Datta, Sitangshu Sarkar, S. K. Jha  
  Duration: 2018-21  

  Code: JA7.6  
  Title: Improvement of Soil Carbon Stocks and Farm Productivity through Integrated Cropland Management Practices in Jute Cultivation Areas (A Farmer’s Participatory Research).  
  Investigator(s): A.K. Singh, A.K. Ghorai, R. Saha, M. L. Roy  
  Duration: 2018-23  

  Code: JAE3.5(DSS)  
  Title: Development of prototype model flax fibre extractor with higher capacity.  
  Investigator(s): R. K. Naik and S. Mitra  
  Duration: 2018-21  

  Code: JA7.5  
  Title: Physiology of flowering behaviour of jute under different photoperiod regimes.  
  Investigator(s): Suman Roy, D. Sarkar, P. Satya, L. Sharma, H. Bhandari, and A. K. Jha  
  Duration: 2017-20  

  Code: JA7.4  
  Title: Physiological basis of drought tolerance at early growth stage in jute (C. olitorius).  
  Investigator(s): L. Sharma, J. Mitra, S. Mitra, P. Satya, D. Barman, and Suman Roy and S. Roy  
  Duration: 2017-20  

  Code: JA7.3  
  Title: Development of low-cost and eco-friendly integrated weed management technologies for jute.  
  Investigator(s): A.K. Ghorai, Suman Roy and B.Majumdar  
  Duration: 2017-20  

  Code: JA7.1(DSS)  
  Title: Climate change risk assessment in jute production and related advisory services through Decision Support System.  
  Investigator(s): D. Barman, P. Satya, B. S. Gotyal, A. K. Singh, A.K. Chakraborty, R. Saha, S. Paul Mazumdar, Shamna A., S. Mitra and L. Sharma (01.04.2017)  
  Duration: 2016-21  

  Code: JA7.2  
  Title: Soil health characterization and carbon sequestration potential in ramie based cropping system in Eastern India.  
  Investigator(s): Sonali Paul Mazumdar, S. Mitra, B. Majumdar and K. Das  
  Duration: 2016-20  

  Code: SLA1.6  
  Title: Use of drip irrigation for improving productivity of sisal based fruit-fibre system in central plateau region of India.  
  Investigator(s): M. S. Behera, D. K. Kundu and A. K. Jha  
  Duration: 2015-20  

  Code: JA5.7  
  Title: Conservation agricultural practices of jute based cropping systems under climate change scenario.  
  Investigator(s): R. Saha, M.S. Bahera, A.R. Saha, B. Majumdar, S.P. Mazumdar, D. Barman, D.K. Kundu and R.K. Naik  
  Duration: 2015-20  

  Code: JA5.8  
  Title: Studies on ribbon retting methods for quality fibre production in jute and mesta.  
  Investigator(s): R.K. Naik, B. Majumdar, S. P. Mazumdar and M.S.Behera  
  Duration: 2015-20  

  Code: JA5.7  
  Title: Conservation agricultural practices of jute based cropping systems under climate change scenario.  
  Investigator(s): R. Saha, M.S. Bahera, A.R. Saha, B. Majumdar, S.P. Mazumdar, D. Barman, D.K. Kundu and R.K. Naik  
  Duration: 2015-20  

  Code: JAE3.4  
  Title: Development of manual multi-crop seed drill and dry land weeder for Gangetic alluvial soil.  
  Investigator(s): R.K. Naik, A.K. Ghorai, S. Sarkar and S.K. Jha  
  Duration: 2014-21  

  Code: JA6.9  
  Title: Prospect of growing medicinal and aromatic plants in jute and sisal based cropping system.  
  Investigator(s): M.S. Behera, S. Satpathy, D.K. Kundu, A.K. Jha and R.K. Naik  
  Duration: 2014-20  

  Code: JA6.0  
  Title: Modelling carbon sequestration under jute based agro-ecosystem.  
  Investigator(s): A.K. Singh, S.P. Mazumdar, D.K. Kundu, A.R. Saha, M.S. Bahera and D. Barman  
  Duration: 2015-19  

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Crop Protection Division

  Code: JE 2.1  
  Title: Identification of Sources and Mechanism of Resistance among the Wild and Cultivated Accessions of Jute against Lepidopteron Pest Complex.  
  Investigator(s): B. S. Gotyal, S. Satpathy and V. Ramesh Babu  
  Duration: 2019-23  

  Code: JM9.3  
  Title: Use of nanoparticles for managing pests and diseases in jute.  
  Investigator(s): C. Biswas and V. Ramesh Babu  
  Duration: 2018-23  

  Code: JE2.0  
  Title: Identification of microbial entomopathogens for management of major lepidopteran pests of jute.  
  Investigator(s): V. Ramesh Babu, G. Siva Kumar and S. Satpathy  
  Duration: 2018-23  

  Code: JM9.2  
  Title: Isolation, Characteristion and Application of Trichoderma for Disease Management.  
  Investigator(s): Kunal Mandal, Surja Kumar Sarkar and Ritesh Saha  
  Duration: 2018-21  

  Code: JM9.1  
  Title: Investigation on diseases of flax and their management.  
  Investigator(s): Surja Kumar Sarkar and Kunal Mandal  
  Duration: 2017-20  

  Code: JM9.0  
  Title: Development of IPM module for jute.  
  Investigator(s): Rajib Kumar De, V. Ramesh Babu and Shamna, A.  
  Duration: 2015-20  

  Code: JE1.8  
  Title: Studies on the role of VOCs conferring host plant resistance in jute.  
  Investigator(s): B.S. Gotyal, Rajasekhara Rao (ICAR-CTCRI, Bhubanewsar), S. Satpathy and V. Ramesh Babu  
  Duration: 2015-19  

  Code: JE1.6  
  Title: Preliminary studies on sex pheromones of major insect pests of jute and allied fibre crops.  
  Investigator(s): V. Ramesh Babu, B.S. Gotyal and S. Satpathy  
  Duration: 2014-19  

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Agricultural Extension

  Code: JEXA 6.0  
  Title: Impact assessment of CRIJAF technologies in Jute-ICARE areas of West Bengal.  
  Investigator(s): Shailesh Kumar, S.K. Jha, Shamna A., M.L. Roy and N. M. Alam  
  Duration: 2019-23  

  Code: JEXA 5.9  
  Title: Scope of value chain development in jute and role of farmers producers organization.  
  Investigator(s): Shamna. A, S.K. Jha, T. Samajdar, R.K. Naik, A. Bera, S.P Mazumdar, B.S. Gotyal and N.M. Alam  
  Duration: 2019-22  

  Code: JEXA5.8  
  Title: Climate variability vis-à-vis jute-based cropping system in West Bengal-an appraisal based on farmers’ perspective .  
  Investigator(s): M. L. Roy, S.K. Jha, S. Sarkar, A. K. Ghorai, A. K. Singh and A. K. Chakraborty  
  Duration: 2017-20  

  Research Stations  

Sisal Research Station, Bamra, Odisha

  Code: SLM 1.2  
  Title: Management of Alternaria leaf spot of sisal (Agave sisalana) through ecofriendly approach.  
  Investigator(s): A. K. Jha  
  Duration: 2019-22  

  Code: SLM 1.1  
  Title: Studies on disease distribution, intensity and identification of sources of resistance against Phytophthora spp. causing zebra disease of sisal (Agave sisalana).  
  Investigator(s): A. K. Jha, S. Sarkar and R. K. De  
  Duration: 2012-19  

Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog, Assam

  Code: RA 1.1  
  Title: Development of improved weed management strategies to enhance fibre and rhizome productivity of ramie for North-Eastern India.  
  Investigator(s): Kajal Das, S. Sarkar, B. Majumdar and R.K. De  
  Duration: 2019-24  

Sunnhemp Research Station, Pratapgarh, Uttar Pradesh

  Code: SNHM 1.1  
  Title: Management of sunnhemp wilt.  
  Investigator(s): Shivakumar K. V. and S. K. Sarkar  
  Duration: 2019-22  

Central Seed Research Station For Jute And Allied Fibres, Budbud

  Code: CSRSJAF 1.1  
  Title: Development of high yielding tossa jute through hybridization between African and Indian lines.  
  Investigator(s): H.R. Bhandari, C.S. Kar and J.K. Meena  
  Duration: 2019-21  

  Code: CSRSJAF 1.0  
  Title: Investigations on crossing barriers in inter-specific crosses in the genus Crotalaria.  
  Investigator(s): Hemraj Bhandari and Maruthi R. T.  
  Duration: 2017-20  

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  Externally Funded Projects  

  Code: MSP (Mega Seed Project)  
  Title: Seed production in agricultural crops and fisheries.  
  Investigator(s): Chandan Saurav Kar, Amit Bera and H.R Bhandari  
  Duration: Long Term  

  Code: DAC  
  Title: Protection of jute varieties and DUS testing.  
  Investigator(s): Amit Bera  
  Duration: Long Term  

  Code: NFSM(CC)-Sub Project  
  Title: Frontline demonstration on jute under NFSM (CC) Jute  
  Investigator(s): S.K. Jha, Shailesh Kumar, Shamna A., R.K. Naik and M.L. Roy  
  Duration: Long Term  

  Code: AICRP-LTFE:JC5.2  
  Title: To study changes in soil quality, crop productivity and sustainability under jute-rice-wheat cropping system.  
  Investigator(s): A.R. Saha, D.K. Kundu, S. P. Mazumdar, B. Majumdar, M.S. Bahera, A.K. Ghorai  
  Duration: Long Term  

  Code: AICRP-STCR:JC5.6  
  Title: Soil test and resource based integrated plant nutrient supply system for sustainable agriculture.  
  Investigator(s): A.R. Saha, S. P. Mazumdar and B. Majumdar  
  Duration: Long Term  

  Code: AICRP-STCR:JC5.6A  
  Title: Long term effect of ST-TY equation based INM on yield, value addition, nutrient budgeting and quality of soil under jute-rice-lentil sequence.  
  Investigator(s): A.R. Saha, S. P. Mazumdar, and B. Majumdar  
  Duration: Long Term  

  Code: DST-West Bengal  
  Title: Utilizing the potential of jute biomass for bioethanol production.  
  Investigator(s): L. Sharma, P. Satya, B.Majumdar and Suman Roy  
  Duration: 2019-22  

  Code: SERB  
  Title: The impact of Heat Shock Factors in regulating heat stress-induced epigenomic changes: a case study in flax (Linus spp.).  
  Investigator(s): D. Saha (PI)  
  Duration: 2019-22  

  Code: DST-West Bengal  
  Title: Assessment of vulnerability of jute production to climate change and its mitigation strategies development using remote sensing GIS in West Bengal.  
  Investigator(s): D. Barman, R. Saha and S. Roy  
  Duration: 2018-21  

  Code: NICRA  
  Title: Impact of tropospheric ozone on crop production under jute-rice cropping system.  
  Investigator(s): A.K. Singh, M.S. Behera, Suman Roy and Ritesh Saha  
  Duration: 2018-20  

  Code: DST  
  Title: Natural Resource Management for Climate Smart Jute Farming through Capacity Building of Scheduled Caste Farmers in West Bengal.  
  Investigator(s): A.K. Singh, S.K. Jha and B. Majumdar  
  Duration: 2017-20  

  Code: ISRO-NRSC  
  Title: Quantitative assessment of carbon and moisture fluxes over Jute based agro-ecosystem: Integrating ground observations, satellite data and modelling.  
  Investigator(s): D. Barman, D.K. Kundu, R.Saha, A.K. Singh, S. Mitra, S. Roy, and S.P. Mazumdar  
  Duration: 2017-20  

  Code: DST  
  Title: Development of an efficient in vitro micro-propagation protocol for production of healthy propagules in ramie (Boehmeria nivea L. Gaud) as planting material for enhanced productivity in sustainable scale.  
  Investigator(s): A. B. Mondal  
  Duration: 2016-19  

  Code: ICAR-NPTC-3070  
  Title: Functional genomics.  
  Investigator(s): Debabrata Sarkar  
  Duration: 2015-19  

  Code: ICAR-NATP Sub Project  
  Title: Genome sequencing and functional genomics of bast fibre quality.  
  Investigator(s): D. Sarkar  
  Duration: 2015-18  

  Code: NFSM  
  Title: Commercial Jute Crop.  
  Investigator(s): Chandan Saurav Kar  
  Duration: 2014-18  


  Code: JE 2.2  
  Title: Risk Assessment through Modeling of Major Pests and diseases of jute under Climate Change Scenario in India.  
  Investigator(s): N.M. Alam, B.S. Gotyal, D. Barman, S. Satpathy, S. Mitra and S.K. Sarkar  
  Duration: 2019-22  

  Code: JB10.0  
  Title: Genetic enhancement of mesta using conventional and molecular approaches for fibre yield and quality improvement.  
  Investigator(s): S. K. Pandey, Pratik Satya and K. Meena  
  Duration: 2015-20  

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