The powers and duties of its officers and employees


Sugarcane Breeding Institute is a unit of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR). Director of the Institute shall exercise such powers for their functioning as are delegated by the Governing Body or any authority of the ICAR. Powers are delegated to the Director vide ICAR letter No.F. 11(4)/75-Cdn. (A&A) dated 1.4.1977 and modified vide order No: 6-2/90-Cdn. (A&A) dated 4.2.1993, 28.5.1993 and 29.3.1994, O.O.No: 6-3/92-Cdn. (A&A)dated 28.7.1992.

The Head of Divisions are delegated powers as per Office Order No: G.O.111(1)/Estt. dt: 31.8.1996.

Duties of Heads of Crop Improvement / Crop Production / Crop Protection Divisions:

  • To guide, lead, and contribute in training / research / consultancy in the areas of (i) Agricultural Research System, Project Management.
  • To facilitate in bringing about inter-institutional linkages and collaboration.
  • To carry out duties as may be assigned from time to time by the Director of the Institute or any authorized delegated power in this regard




ICAR-SBI Annual Training Plan 2018-19

Call for Papers: 21st meeting of Sugarcane R&D workers of Southern Karnataka

"KRISHI UNNATI MELA 16-18, MARCH 2018" (Doubling Farmers Income by 2022)

Mobile-App "Cane Adviser" on Sugarcane for Cane growers and millers launched.

" Certificates of Variety Registration (Co 0118,Co 0237,Co 0403,Co 05011) ”

" Plant Variety Registration - Varieities registered ”

"Results of Technical Asst. Exam held on 17.07.2016."

''Vacancy Announcements ”

''भा.कृ.अनु.प - गन्ना प्रजनन संस्थान क्षेत्रीय केन्द्र , करनाल - कार्यवाही विवरण।/ सारांश ”

Mobile-App "Cane Adviser" on Sugarcane for Cane growers and millers developed.

National seminar on “ Hundred years of sweet revolution in India : Co 205 to Co 0238”

Twenty new sugarcane varieties undergoing field trials

UP becomes largest sugarcane producer with 87 lakh tonnes sugar

Dr.Bakshi Ram, Director, ICAR-SBI felicitated for his contributions in improving farmers’ income and sugar recovery through the variety Co 0238.

UP Sugar Output hits all-time record

Ganne Ki Kheti Mein Ab to 38-38 Ho Ri

Sugarcane farmers opt for drought-tolerant varieties

Sugarcane Breeding Institute gets award for two predominant varieties

Sugarcane Breeding Institute's two cane varieties recognised

" The Wonder Variety Co 0238 was evolved under the leadership of Dr.Bakshi Ram, Director, ICAR-SBI at Regional center,Karnal is doing wonders in subtropical India (UP)."

"Ganna Prakash - Hindi magazine"

"Success story (100tons/acre) YLD free Co 86032"

Advisories to mitigate the impact of drought in sugarcane

Yield potential of Co 0238 in UP(Source: Hindustan, Lucknow)

Release of New publication

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