Sophisticated Analytical Instruments Facility (SAIF) at various Divisions/Sections at ICAR-SBI, Coimbatore

CBT LAB

S No. Name of the Equipment Other information / conditions
1. HPLC No column temperature control, no oven available. C18 & NH2 Columns, Standards to be provided. Waters make1525
2. Spray Dryer All glass, lab model drier, Drying capacity about 300ml/hr, Make JISL spray mate
3. Freeze Drier For drying liquid samples only. One ml to 200ml sample capacity bottles available. Ilshin make TFD 5505 and Labconco freeze zone 2.5.
4. Water activity meter To Analyze aw of powder samples. Samples required about 3g. Deccagon Devices, Make Aqua pre.
5. Moisture Balance To estimate moisture content in the Solid/Powder samples. Drying with halogen lamp. Make MX50.

CROP PROTECTION DIVISION

S No. Name of the Equipment Other information / conditions
1. HPLC (Two No.s) Rs 500 per sample
2. Research Microscope with imaging systems
3. Proteomics facility Rs 7000/- per sample (upto 2-D image development)
4. Real time PCR facility Rs 1000 per run

CROP IMPROVEMENT DIVISION

S No. Name of the Equipment Other information / conditions
1. Carl Zeiss Fluorescent Microscope with CCD Camera
2. Genetic Analyzer

SOIL SCIENCE SECTION

S No. Name of the Equipment Other information / conditions
1. UV-Visible Spectrophotometer
2. Cone Penetrometer
3. Digital Polari Meter

PLANT PHYSIOLOGY SECTION

S No. Name of the Equipment Other information / conditions
1. Bomb calorimeter
2. Chlorophyll fluorescence meter
3. Leaf area meter
4. PCR
5. 2 D Gel electrophoresis

RESEARCH CENTRE KANNUR

S No. Name of the Equipment Other information / conditions
1. Refrigerated centrifuge
2. PCR Machine
3. Automatic Polari Meter

REGIONAL CENTRE KARNAL

S No. Name of the Equipment Other information / conditions
1. BRIX Meter Estimation of Brix in sugarcane juice
2. Sucrolyzer Estimation of pol in sugarcane juice

RECENT NEWS

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 ”

''Vacany 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.

''Participants List - Model Training Course 2018”

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