Annual Review Meeting Of Dus Organized

The ICAR-CISH organized the Annual DUS Review Meeting on January 15-17, 2018 at ICAR-IISR, Lucknow. Dr. S. Rajan, Director underlined the need to standardize on-site test methodology for DUS testing of fruit tree crops for completing the testing in 2 years which usually takes more time due to long juvenile period. Progress on on-site certification of mango, kagji lime and walnut varieties were reviewed during the meeting. During the meet, it was observed that the Institute should provide technical assistance to facilitate the farmers’ variety registration.