TECHNOLOGY MISSION ON COTTON MINI MISSION - I : PROGRAMMES IN PHASE - I
Program
Code
Project
Lead Centre
Principal Investigator
MM 1.1

Development of diploid cotton cultivars with high fibre quality

MAU, Parbhani

L.A.Deshphade
ladeshpande@lycos.com

MM 1.2
Development of tetraploid cotton cultivars with high fibre quality and resistance to drought and biotic stresses
CICR, Coimbatore

K.N.Gururajan
cicrcbe@gmail.com

MM 1.3

Genetic diversity through introgression of useful genes

UAS, Dharwad

Vinita Gotmare

MM1.4

Improvement of cotton seed oil

CICR, Nagpur

D.Agarwal
cicrngp@rediffmail.com

MM 1.5

Maintenance breeding, seed production and marker based purity evaluation

GAU

J C Patel

MM 2.1

Integerated nutrient management for high quality fibre and yield

CICR, Nagpur
MM 2.2

Integerated nutrient management system for quality fibre production

MAU, Parbhani

D.K.Shelke

MM 2.3

Bioinoculants for sustainable and cost effective production of high quality fibre

TNAU, Coimbatore
MM 2.4

Refining regional-level prediction of yield

CICR, Nagpur
MM 2.5

Ergonomically efficient implements for cotton production

CICR, Nagpur

Gautham Majumdar
cicrngp@rediffmail.com

MM 3.1

Integerated pest management(IPM) at village level for cost effective, quality production

NCIPM, NewDelhi
MM 3.2

Development of diagnostic toold for biotypes/races

CICR, Nagpur
MM 3.3

Commercialisation of bioagent mass-production technologies in intensive cotton districts

PDBC Bangalore
MM 4.1

Quality evaluation of cotton fibre

CIRCOT, Mumbai

G.F.S.Hussain
circot@vsnl.com

MM 4.2

Commercial technology development for value addition

CIRCOT, Mumbai

R.H.Balasubramanya
circot@vsnl.com

MM 5.1

Evaluation of cotton production technologies for fibre quality, yield and cost benefit ratio

CICR, Nagpur

H.L.Gajbhiye
cicrngp@rediffmail.com

MM 5.2

Information system on cotton and CICR website

CICR, Coimbatore
MM 5.3

Monitoring, Coordination & Documentation

TMC Cell CICR, Nagpur