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Cashew Research Organizations

 
 
Cashew nut is one of the widely used nuts in food stuffs in India, especially during the festival times like deewali, mahara sankranti. People do sweets using cashew nuts and raisin only. Cashew plays an important role in every Indian's life.

But it is also one of the costliest nuts. The binomial name of cashew nut is anacardium occidentale.the native of the cashew is somewhere in northern South America. In Kerala,
Not only in Indian cuisine, it is commonly used in Thai cuisine and Chinese cuisine too. Since growing cashew farm gives the farmer a reasonable income, the Indian farmers in south India prefers cashew for planting during summer season. Both the nuts and the fruit itself have medicinal values.

There are many research organizations in India. Kerala, Karnataka, west Bengal and Tamil nadu were top among other states in cashew cultivation in India.

The main purpose of the research organizations is too improve the quality of the cashew nuts in an effective way and also to bring out new varieties.

The National Research Centre for Cashew is sited in Puttur, Karnataka. cashew research centre located in Thrissur district. In the state of Tamil nadu the regional research station located in Virdhachalam, South Arcot. In west Bengal, the regional research station located in jhargram farm, midnapore.
 

Cashew Research Organizations

Name Address District State Telephone
National Research Centre for Cashew,Puttur National Research Centre for Cashew,Puttur - 574 202,Dakshina Kannada,Karnataka. Dakshina Kannada Karnataka 08251 - 21530
Cashew Research Station,(Kerala Agricultural University), Madakkaathara Cashew Research Station,(Kerala Agricultural University),Madakkaathara - 680 656,Thrissur District, Kerala. Thrissur Kerala (0487) - 370 339
Regional Agricultural Research Station,(Kerala Agricultural University) Regional Agricultural Research Station,(Kerala Agricultural University), Pincode - 671 353, Kasaragod District, Kerala. Kasaragod Kerala (0599) - 760 554, 760 632.
Cashew Research Station,(Kerala Agricultural University), Anakkayam Cashew Research Station,(Kerala Agricultural University), Anakkayam, Malappuram District,Kerala- 676509. Malappuram Kerala 0493 - 276 039
Agricultural Research Station,(University of Agricultural Sciences),Chintamani Agricultural Research Station,(University of Agricultural Sciences),Chintamani - 563 125,Kolar District, Karnataka Kolar Karnataka 08154-52118, 50420
Agricultural Research Station,(University of Agricultural Sciences),Ullal Agricultural Research Station,(University of Agricultural Sciences),Ullal - 574 159, Kapikad,Karnataka. Dakshin Kannada Karnataka 0824 - 2466249
Regional Research Station,(University of Agricultural Sciences),Brahmavar Regional Research Station,(University of Agricultural Sciences),Brahmavar - 576213, Karnataka Dakshin Kannada Karnataka 0824 - 2466249
ICAR Research Complex,Ela ICAR Research Complex,Ela, Old Goa - 403402 North Goa Goa 0832 - 2286249
Regional Fruit Research Station,(Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth),Vengurla Regional Fruit Research Station,(Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth),Vengurla - 416 516, Sindhudurg District. Sindhudurg Maharashtra 02366 - 62234
 Regional Research Station,(Tamil Nadu Agricultural University),Vridhachalam  Regional Research Station,(Tamil Nadu Agricultural University),Vridhachalam 606 001, South Arcot District,Tamil Nadu South Arcot Tamil Nadu 04143 - 60231, 60412
Cashew Research Station, (Acharya NG Ranga Agricultural University), Baptala Cashew Research Station, Baptala,(Acharya NG Ranga Agricultural University),Andhra Pradesh Guntur Andhra Pradesh 086432 - 24052, 25098
Cashew Research Station, Department of Agriculture, (Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology) Cashew Research Station, Department of Agriculture, (Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology),Bhubaneswar 571 003, Orissa Bhubaneswar Orissa 0674 - 402669
Regional Research Station,(Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswa Vidyalaya), Jhargram Farm Regional Research Station,(Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswa Vidyalaya), Jhargram Farm, P.O. Jhargram-721 507,Midnapore District,West Bengal.   Midnapore West Bengal 03221-55593
University of Agri.Sciences, Shimoga College of Agriculture University of Agri.Sciences, Shimoga College of Agriculture, PB No.126, Narille, Shimoga-577204,Karnataka Shimoga Karnataka N.A.
University of Agri. Sciences, Dharward,(K.R.C. College of Horticulture) University of Agri. Sciences, Dharward,(K.R.C. College of Horticulture),Arabhavi - 591 310 Belgaum, Karnataka Belgaum Karnataka N.A.
 

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