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Pest dynamics vs.  Climate change

Proceedings of the Rice Group Meeting   


Group Meeting on "Real Time Pest Dynamics"
Crop: Rice

Dates: 26 July, 2013
Venue: NCIPM, New Delhi
Thematic area: "Real Time Rice Pest Dynamics"
Project: National Initiative on Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA)


The group meeting of the Pest Dynamics in relation to Climate Change [Target Crop: Rice] under National Initiative on Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA) was held on July 26th 2013 at NCIPM, New Delhi. Dr. C. Chattopadhyay, Director, NCIPM chaired the inaugural session and Dr. YG. Prasad from Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture (CRIDA), Hyderabad participated as a reviewer. The associates from Centers of Real Time Pest Dynamics (RTPD) of the ‘Pest Dynamics in relation to Climate Change’ of NICRA who attended the meeting are


  • Dr. V. Jhansilakshmi, Directorate of Rice Research, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad

  • Dr. V.G. Mathirajan, Tamil Nadu Rice Research Institute, Aduthurai, Tamil Nadu

  • Dr. D.K. Sidde Gowda, Regional Research Station, University of Agricultural Sciences, Mandya, Karnataka

  • Dr. Preetinder Singh, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, Punjab

  • Dr. Sanjay Sharma, Directorate of Research, Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya, Raipur, Chhattisgarh

  • Dr. S.K. Roy, Rice Research Station, Chinsurah, West Bengal

  • Dr. S.K. Mahendale, Regional Agriculture Research Station, Dr. BSKKV, Dapoli, Karjat, Maharashtra

  • In addition, all the members of Rice team and data base group with Research Associates and Senior Research fellows of NICRA at NCIPM also attended the meeting.


    The day’s meeting had
    1. Presentations on the work progress by associates of RTPD centers
    2. Status and requirements under RTPD by PI (Dr S. Vennila), NICRA at NCIPM
    3. Demonstrations of client software and web enabled reporting system (Shri. Niranjan Singh)
    4. Discussion and finalization of the work plan for 2013-14 and
    5. Concluding remarks by Dr YG Prasad

    The action points of the Group meeting (RICE) for implementation by the centers of RTPD has already been communicated for implementation.

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