Forest and Wildlife Department,

Government of Uttar Pradesh, India

Forest Research Institute, Kanpur

Our Research Programmes
  • Development of improved protocol for raising large plantation of Dendrocalamus asper (Edible bamboo), Resistant clones of Shisham and Bambusa wamin (Pitcher bamboo) through tissue culture.
  • Ravines trials in Research centre Mathura.
  • In vitro clonal multiplication of various Bamboo species under National Bamboo Mission Scheme.
Ongoing Research Programme
  • Tree improvement for some important forestry species (State Sector Scheme)
  • Raising of quality planting material under ongoing scheme of 8-12 fit seedlings. (Van Nigam Scheme).
  • Establishing Seed Production Area and selection of CPT under State Sector and UP Campa scheme
  • Experiments for standardization of technique for in vitro clonal multiplication of Chandan, Parijaat and Rudraksh under artificial conditions.
  • Collection and supply of high quality seeds to the different forestry divisions, from our pre established seed sources.