NCIPM logo
Agricultural Knowledge Management Unit (AKMU)
Institute had established an Agricultural Research Information System (ARIS) cell which was later rechristened as Agricultural Knowledge Management Unit (AKMU). AKMU is equipped with latest hardware and softwares required to cater to the needs of the center and its staff and is fully functional. It has two servers working as web server and database server; network security systems such as Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), Unified Threat Management (UTM) and anti-virus system; 100 mbps dedicated NKN internet connectivity; latest printers and scanners. AKMU works as information base for the Centre and also provides information management and exchange facilities to institute staff for effective and efficient research. The major functions of AKMU are:
  • Development of Database and information systems on IPM
  • Dissemination and sharing of IPM knowledge and information
  • Facilitation of e-connectivity with ICAR and other agricultural research institutes
akmu image 1 akmu image 2
NCIPM Library
The library of the centre has more than 2500 books, encyclopedia and manuals, covering various aspects of agriculture including IPM, computer applications, economics, statistics and chemistry. NCIPM regularly subscribes to several journals on plant protection, annual reviews and abstracts, thus enriching the literature facility regularly. Koha, an online library had been implemented All the available books, encyclopedia, manuals, national and international journals have been digitized.
Microbial Laboratory
NCIPM has a diagnostic microbial laboratory and a repository of more than eighty insect pathogens and antagonists. Nucleus cultures of bioagents are supplied for field testing purposes across the nation. Trainings on mass production technology of bioagents and quality control of biopesticides to prospective entrepreneurs are taken up from time to time.
Priority setting, Monitoring and Evaluation (PME) cell
Priority setting, Monitoring and Evaluation (PME) cell maintains records of all the research projects and programmes of the Centre. Submission of six-monthly targets and achievements of the scientists (HYPM) of the Centre to the Council are the other activities of the PME cell. Submission of monthly, quarterly and half yearly cabinet progress reports, material for DARE report of the scientists to the Council and processing the proposal for trainings/ seminars/symposia/conferences are also carried out through PME Cell.
Copyright Policy       Disclaimer       Hyperlinking Policy       Privacy Policy       Terms & Conditions       Website Policies       Help       Feedback