ICAR-Central Institute for Arid Horticulture

A natural colourant cum nutraceuticals-supplement derived from karonda

The old adage ‘first to feast is the eyes’ underlines the importance of colours in our life. People’s perception towards food items is generally influenced by their appearance. Colour is an important component of appearance, which govern the quality of foods. Colour of a food or beverage play a profound role in flavour perception. One way of colouring food through natural means is addition of a strongly coloured food to the intended food item, which is to be coloured.                                                        ......Read More............

   किसान गोष्ठी एवं संकल्प से सिद्धि का शुभारम्भ: आज दिनांक अगस्त 19, 2017 को मान्नीय सांसद श्री प्रभात सिंह चौहान, पंचमहल एवं डॉ. ए.के.सिंह, उपमहानिदेशक (बागवानी) की गरीमामयी उपस्थिति में किसान गोष्ठी एवं संकल्प से सिद्धि का भव्य शुभारम्भ केन्द्र के प्रांगण में किया गया ।     ......Read More............
About the Institute
The ICAR-Central Institue for Arid Horticulture is involved in research and development work of horticultural fruit and vegetable since 1993. The recurrent drought and extreme aridity are common phenomena. The average rainfall is about 230 mm/annum. May-June are hottest months (mean maximum temperature 42.9 0C and mean nimumun temperature 29.6 0C and December-January are coldges months of the year (mean maximum temperature 23.70C and mean minimum temperature 8.9 0C. Occasional frost is also experienced durign January and February. The soil of the area is sandy, desertic, poor in fertility and water holding capacity.


New:--Date of Extension of modification of misc. works
New:--Pruning and Training of Khejri,Neem,Ber, etc.
New:--Repair and maintenance of existing compound wall and other works of type-v res. quarters at ICAR-CIAH
New:--Repair and maintenance of existing farm implement shet at ICAR-CIAH
Notification:- construction of septic tank and soak pit for existing type-v and t residential quarters:- list of responsive/non-responsive bidders and finacial bid open date
New:Selected Candidates:- Winter School "Doubling income......in arid region 28 Oct to 17 Nov 2017"
New:--Modification of irrigation channel uinder compunt wall, repairing of existing type-1 Resi. Quarter and other works
नकारा सामान हेतु नीलामी सूचना
NITs for disposal of aonla crop at CHES, Godhra
NITs for Repair and mintenance of existing compound wall,residential quarters, farm implement shed and construction of septic tank, soak pit etc
खुली नीलामी - बेर लसोड एवं खेजडी की कटाई छंटाई एवं टूटी लकडिृयों की नीलामी दिनांक 17 08 2017 पूर्वान्‍ह 11 बजे

Availability of quality planting material of arid fruit crops from end of August 2017
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