Research Programmes & Services

Research Thrust

  • Generation of data-base for soil resource inventory
  • Enhancing nutrient use efficiency
  • Understanding the chemistry and biology of nutrient availability in soil-root interface
  • Developing and refining protocols for assessing the quality of soil organic matter
  • Application of nano-technology in soil research
  • Recycling of organic wastes for improving soil health and crop productivity
  • Assessment and improvement of soil quality
  • Nutrient dynamics in conservation agriculture
  • Risk assessment of polluted soils