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THIS WEBSITE BELONGS TO CENTRAL TOBACCO RESEARCH INSTITUTE,RAJAHMUNDRY, INDIAN COUNCIL OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH, AN AUTONOMOUS ORGANIZATION UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND EDUCATION, MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

EXTENSION SERVICES

Front line demonstrations : these demonstrations are laid out by the scientists in collaboration with Tobacco Board especially on newly released varieties, IPM practices and other newly released technologies by the CTRI.

Training programmes : Training programmes on various aspects like nursery management, fertilizer application technology, topping and sucker control, plant protection measures, harvesting, curing and grading, post harvest product management are regularly conducted. The CTRI and its Research Stations have conducted a total number of 267 training programmes in collaboration with Tobacco Board during the review period.

Radio talks : A total number of Radio talks on tobacco during the past five years by the scientists of CTRI and its Research Stations are 195.

Tobacco portal :

Video on wheels : CTRI in  collaboration with Tobacco Board has developed several CDs on tobacco production, processing and storage technologies useful to the farming community. These are shown to the farmers during their leisure time and also in special training programmes on awareness campaigns on the need for maintaining high quality in export tobacco.