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Institutes of Agricultural Eminence


This is a response to the article “Road Map for Agricultural Technology Transfer and Commercialisation” (EPW, 26 October 2019).  The article covers agricultural extension systems, institutional frameworks, establishment of techno­logy managers’ network platforms, and streng­thening of agricultural extension systems.

It features various institutions which are related to the Indian Council of ­Agricultural Research (ICAR).  However, the contribution of agricultural universities, National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVKs), Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) have not been discussed  in the article. Therefore, I would like to bring to your notice the following points.

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Updated On : 13th Dec, 2019


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