Micro Nutrient Project, Anand

Micronutrient Research Project, Anand

 

All India Co-ordinated Research Project on

Micro and Secondary nutrients and Pollutant Elements in Soils and Plants

Micronutrient Research Project

Anand Agricultural University,

Anand-388110, Gujarat, India

Introduction

  •  With the diagnosis of occurrence of khaira disease in rice due to Zn deficiency, ICAR started    " RESEARCH ON MICRONUTRIENTS "
  •  In order to assess the micronutrient status of soils of India and to carry out related studies, the scheme was started in September, 1967 at 9 centers in the country
  •  Western Region : Anand
  •  From the VIIth Five Year Plan onwards, the objectives of the Scheme were broadened by incorporating research on secondary nutrients and pollutant elements in soils and plants.

 

 

 
 
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