The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is an autonomous organisation under the Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE), Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India.
ZTM-BPD-CIRCOT’s focus is to create technology-oriented commercially successful business ventures. Initially ZTM-BPD-CIRCOT will be concentrating on technologies available with CIRCOT and other ICAR Institutes in the western zone.
The project entitled "Synthesis and Characterization of Nano-Cellulose and its Application in Biodegradable Polymer Composites to Enhance Their Performance" was sponsored by Indian Council of Agricultural Research through the World Bank funded National Agricultural Innovation Project, a collaborative Research effort between ICAR-Central Institute for Research on Cotton Technology (Mumbai, India) and Institute of Chemical Technology (Mumbai, India).
KRISHI - Knowledge based Resources Information Systems Hub for Innovations in agriculture, is an initiative of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) to bring its knowledge resources to all stakeholders at one place. The portal is being developed as a centralized data repository system of ICAR consisting of Technology, Data generated through Experiments/ Surveys/ Observational studies, Geo-spatial data, Publications, Learning Resources etc.