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ICAR-Indian Grassland and Fodder Research InstituteICAR-Indian Grassland and Fodder Research Institute
(Indian Council of Agricultural Research)
Near Pahuj Dam, Gwalior Road, Jhansi - 284 003 (UP) India
  0510-2730666, 2730158
  FAX: 0510-2730833

ICAR-Indian Grassland and Fodder Research InstituteDr. P.K. Ghosh, Director, IGFRI, Jhansi awarded XIVth Hari Krishna ShastriDr. Panjab Singh, Former Secretary, DARE and Director General, ICAR and also the Chairman, QRT, IGFRI gave the ISO 9001:2008 Certificate to Dr. P. K. Ghosh, Director, IGFRI, Jhansi on 20.06.2015.Release of PublicationsThe 23rd International Grassland Congress was organized in this country first time and inaugurated by Honorable Shri Radha Mohan Singh, Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Govt .of India Vigyan Bhavan on 20-11-2015.Dr. S. Ayyappan, Secretary DARE and DG, ICAR, Dr. David Mwangi, Chairman IGC Continuation Committee and Dr. PK Ghosh, Director, IGFRI, Jhansi & Chair, National Organizing Committee – IGC 2015 welcomed all the dignitaries केंद्रीय पठार एवं पहाडी भू-भाग सम्बंधित मुद्दो पर कार्यशाला Research Advisory Committee (RAC) Meeting dated 11 Feb 2016Kisan Mela at IIPR KanpurInauguration of Krishi Takniki Vikas Pradarshini (2-6-2016)Honorable Minister Visiting Exhibition Stall (2-6-2016)Honorable Minister Planting a Tree (2-6-2016)Honorable Minister addressing the Farmers (2-6-2016)Mr. Mohd. Siddiqui receiving Utkrisht Krishak Samman from Honorable MinisterSri Ram Sevak Yadav receiving Utkrisht Krishak Samman from Honorable MinisterSri Natthu Singh Tomar receiving N.B. Hybrid Root Slips (2-6-2016)Honorable Minister explaining the Farmer Welfare Scheme (2-6-2016)Honorable Minister Interacting with Officers of Line Department (2-6-2016)Honorable Minister Interacting with Print & Electronic Media Persons (2-6-2016)Swachhta Pakhwada inaugurated at IGFRI Dated 17-10-2016IGFRI Scientists conducted OFF CAMPUS awareness campaign on Swachh Bharat in Garea Village Dated 18-10-2016Yogi Adityanath, Honourable MP, inaugurating Chara Vikas Sammelan at KVK Gorakhpur Dr. S. Datta, VC, Shantiniketan inauguration Foundation Day CelebrationDr. S. Datta, VC, Shantiniketan releasing publication during Foundation Day CelebrationSri Chhabilendra Raul, Secretary, ICAR addressing staff of IGFRI, CAFRIScientist of ICARDA visiting farmers field of Adarsh Chara GramIMC of IGFRI Meeting on Nov. 11, 2016

IGFRI, a national Institute under the administrative control of Indian Council of Agricultural Research, is mandated to conduct basic, strategic, applied and adaptive research; development and training in forage production and it's utilization. The Institute has highly experienced and internationally trained human resources engaged in need-led, participatory, inter-disciplinary approaches. With more than 50 years of experience in forage research and development, IGFRI today stands as the premier R&D institution in South Asia for sustainable agriculture through quality forage production for improved animal productivity.

The Indian Grassland and Fodder Research Institute, established in 1962, has been instrumental in fostering research, training and extension programmes on all aspects of forage production and utilization through inter-disciplinary approach.

It has provided technologies, human resource development skills, consultancy and technical services on forage production and utilization to government and non-government organizations, agri-business and farmers. This has been possible due to the benign patronage and guidance of Dr. S. Ayyappan, Secretary DARE and Director General, ICAR, New Delhi. It has three Regional stations to cater to forage related location specific R&D needs of humid tropics (at Dharwad), semi-arid and arid (at Avikanagar) and temperate (at Srinagar/ Palampur).

* Basic, strategic and adaptive research on improvement, production and utilization of fodder crops and grasslands.
* Coordination of research on forages and grasslands for enhancing productivity and quality for enhancing livestock productivity.
* Technology dissemination and human resource development.
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