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Indian Institute of Millets Research

Indian Institute of Millets Research (IIMR) is a premier agricultural research institute engaged in basic and strategic research on sorghum and other millets under Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR).

IIMR coordinates and facilitates millets research at national level through All India Coordinated Research Projects on Sorghum, Pearl Millet and Small Millets and provides linkages with various national and international agencies. Read More

Vision

To transform subsistence farming of millets into a globally competitive climate resilient nutri-cereal enterprise through value-addition to meet food, feed, fodder, nutrition and bio-fuel requirements of the country for equitable prosperity through millets.

Mandate

  • Basic and strategic research to increase productivity of millets and their diversified utilization for enhancement of profitability.
  • Coordination and development of improved crop production and protection technologies of millets.
  • Training and consultancy on millet production and utilization.
  • Dissemination of technologies and capacity building.

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