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NIIST-CIMAP meet for opening a joint Point of Presence (PoP)

The main agenda of the meet is to work out the details for opening a joint Point of Presence (PoP) at NIIST for the farmers and stake holders of medicinal & aromatic plants of Kerala and neighboring areas. Directors of NIIST & CIMAP and a team of Scientists from both the Institutes will take part in the meet. The envisaged outcome is development of a medicinal & aromatic plants nursery in the NIIST campus, with the support of CIMAP, and evaluation of their growth and yield performance under local climatic conditions. Based on the results, suitable planting materials will be distributed to farmers towards propagation of medicinal & aromatic plant cultivation in Kerala and neighboring areas.