Consortium – B: Natural Resource Management Completed Projects

Profile of NTRF Funded Projects as on 31.12.2016 (Completed)

Sl. No.

Name of the Project

Area of Research

Host Institute and Duration

1

Soil test crop response study for yield prediction and rationalization of nitrogen and potassium manuring in tea.

Soil nutrition/ Soil science

UPASI  TRF (1994-99)

2

Studies on Ground Water Status of tea soils of Assam and its impact on leaching loss of macronutrients and fertilizer management – Phase I

Water management through remote sensing technique

Dept.of Soil Sci., Assam Agri. Uni Jorhat, Assam (1998-2001)

3

Studies on Ground Water stadus of tea Soils of Assam and its impact on leaching loss of macronutrients and fertilizer management – Phase II

Water management

Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat-ASSAM. (2002 - 2005)

4

Studies on mineralization of nitrogen, urea hydrolysis and nutrient releasing capacity of tea soils of South India

Soil Nutrition/ Soil Science

UPASI Tea Research Foundation, Valparai
(2003 – 06)

5

Studies on VAM Symbiosis and Rhizosphere Microflora and Effect of their Interactions on Growth and Nutrition of Tea Plant

Soil Nutrition / Soil Science

Tea Research Association, Jortah, Assam (2004-2006)

6

Studies on Nutrient Release pattern of Vermicompost and Vermiwash and its effect on uptake and Quality Assessment of Organic Tea

Organic Tea

IIT, Kharagpur (2004-2006)

7

Promoting organic Farming for tea productivity and quality under Hill and mountain agro-system

Organic Tea

CSK-Himachal Pradesh Krishi Viswa Vidyalaya, Palampur, (2005-2009)

8

Studies on Mineralization of Nitrogen, Urea Hydrolysis and Nutrient (K,P,S,Ca, Mg, and Zn) releasing capacity of tea soils of South India - Phase -II.

Soil Nutrition/ Soil Science

UPASI - TRF, Valparau, Tamil Nadu(2006-2007)

9

Development of Bio-fertilizers for promoting Tea Growth and productivity.

Organic Tea

IHBT, Palampur (2006-08)

10

Studies on Vermiculture and vermicomposting in tea growing areas.

Organic Tea

UPASI - TRF, Valparai, Tamil Nadu (2006-2008)

11

Process Development and Enrichment of Vermicompost and its Assessment in Tea Rhizosphere grown at two different altitudes.

Organic Tea  / Improvement

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, West Bengal (2006-2009)

12

Nutrient Management Strategic Productivity and quality of tea plantation in selected Tea Gardens in North Bengal

Plant Nutrition Management

Bidhan Chandra Krishi Vishwavidalaya, Nadia, West Bengal. (2006-09)

13

Developing soil solubility criteria for replanting based on soil health parameters

Soil Science: Replantation

Tocklai Experimental Station, TRA, Jorhat, ASSAM
(2008-2011)

14

Influence of soil organic matter on productivity and measures to improve the soil health in the tea soils of South India

Soil Science

UPASI Tea Research Foundation, Valparai, Coimbatore, (2009-2012)

15

Development of package of practices for the fields under machine harvesting.

Field Mechanization

UPASI Tea Research Foundation, Valparai, Coimbatore, (2009-2012)

16

Developing package of practices for the management of compact tea soils by modifying soil physical environment

Soil Science

TRA, Jorhat, ASSAM,
(2010-2013)

17

Studies on Municipal Solid Waste Management (MSWM) and its standardization for use in tea plantation

Waste Management

TRA, Jorhat, Assam,
(2011-2014)

18

Status and Response of Micronutrients (Zinc, Boron and Manganese) in Texturally Different Tea Soil of Assam

Soil Science

TRA, Jorhat, Assam
(2012-2015)