CIRCOT-R-ABI is an Agri Business Incubator supported and funded by “Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana – Remunerative Approaches for Agriculture and Allied Sector Rejuvenation” (RKVY-RAFTAAR), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Govt. of India. Indian citizens having an innovative business idea in Agri and allied sectors can apply for Agripreneurship Orientation Programme. After successful completion of internship, selected startups will be eligible for grant-in-aid up to Rs. 5 lakhs for converting their innovative idea into prototype/product and Agri-business startups ready with a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) will be eligible to get grant-in-aid upto Rs. 25 lakhs for commercialization of MVP.
ICAR-CIRCOT is organising Training on “Value-Addition to Cottonseed” Under the Scheme for Young Scientist and Technologist Project “Valorization of Cottonseed Meal: Extraction of Quality Protein for improving the Livelihood of Cotton Farmers” (Project code: SP/YO/476/2018) funded by Science for Equity, Empowerment and Development (SEED) Division, Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi
Date: 26.03.2021 to 28.03.2021
Time: 4 pm onwards
(Details and virtual platform link provided in the flyer)
ICAR-CIRCOT, Mumbai celebrated the World Water Day on 22nd March, 2021 in a big way. First, Director and many staff members attended ICAR’s Celebration of World Water Day on 22nd March 2021 at 10:00 a.m. organized on virtual platform to create awareness about the importance of water in life and agriculture in particular. They listened to the address by Shri. Parshottam Rupala, Hon’ble Minister of State for Agriculture & Farmer’s Welfare and a lecture by Dr. Mark Smith, Director General, International Water Management Institute (IWMI).