Agriculture Research for Development (AR4D) and farming services
- Innovative AR4D for developing & identifying climate smart and appropriate technologies.
- Providing latest science and technological services on crop production and post harvest management.
- Fast tracking commercialization of best bet technologies and products with comparative advantages.
- Enterprising seed sector with comparative advantage.
Training and capacity building
- Develop confident, self-reliant, competitive and highly professional workforce on various trades of agri-food industry & natural resources sector.
- Updating and upgrading practitioners and field level technicians by imparting in-depth knowledge on latest advances in agriculture science and technology.
- Engaging students from the university and Agricultural Trade Schools for providing vital practical skills and experiences.
Product development, processing, enterprising and commercialisation
- Product development, branding and commercialisation of biofortifed, nutrient dense crops & health foods.
- Connecting producers & entrepreneurs with cutting edge science & technologies.
- Capitalising on private sector-led priority value chains.
- Identifying niche markets, market corridors for various agricultural and consumer products.
Consulting and farming services
- Providing strategic as well as customized scientific & technical services to improve productivity, quality and efficiency of agri-food industry.
- Developing Master Plans, project and programme evaluation, outcome & impact assessment for stakeholders.
- Policy analysis.