TEEBAGRIFOOD INDIA UTTARAKHAND Background of the State Uttarakhand- Key Facts
15 July 2021
In particular in the context of the scope of work of the TEEB AgriFood project which is organic farming and agroforestry, the list identifies some key players who are involved in this area in the state of Uttarakhand. [...] Directorate of Agriculture, UTTARAKHAND At the state level, the Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, Government of Uttarakhand is the nodal agency for management of agrifood sector in the state. [...] Directorate of Economics and Statistics, Government of Uttarkhand Directorate of Economics and Statistics functions as the Statistical Authority and as the Nodal agency for collection, compilation, analysis, interpretation and dissemination of statistical information relating to all sectors of the economy of the state. [...] Forest Research Institute, now one of the institutes under ICFRE, was conferred the status of Deemed University in December 1991 on the recommendations of the UGC, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. [...] The purpose of this board is to promote breeding and development of cows and buffaloes both of indigenous and exotic breeds along with those of economic importance by the introduction, promotion and adoption of appropriate technologies for improving their production, and to arrange, organize and undertake all activities, viably, relating to and necessary for improving livestock production and prod.