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Training Programme on Administrative and Financial Matters

आत्मनिर्भर भारत: लोकल के लिए वोकल विषय पर राष्ट्रीय संगोष्ठी का

ICAR-IISR, Lucknow celebrates 70th Foundation Day

Zonal Breeders & Plant Pathologists Meet of AICRP(S) organized

संस्थान में हुआ वेबिनार एवं हिंदी कार्यशाला का आयोजन

Preamble Reading on Indian Constitution Day - 2020

33 Biennial Workshop of AICRP on Sugarcane organized by ICAR-IISR, Lucknow on October 19-20, 2020

संस्थान में हिंदी पखवाड़ा का आयोजन संपन्न हुआ

आत्मनिर्भर भारत और विज्ञानः गाँधी जयंती पर पुनरावलोकन पर वेबिनार का आयोजन

नगर राजभाषा कार्यान्वयन समिति (कार्यालय-3) की बैठक का आयोजन

Hon'ble Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare virtually lays the Foundation Stones of KVKs of ICAR-IISR, Lucknow and ICAR-CTRI, Rajahmundry

Webinar on Sugarcane Sector in Post COVID-19 and Way Forward was organized at IISR

IRC Meeting held at the institute

Training Programme on Administrative and Financial Matters held

Indian Institute of Sugarcane Research Celebrated its 69th Foundation Day

Programme on Animal Fertility Camp Organized

Workshop on Roof Top Kitchen Gardening : An initiative

City Students Visited IISR

Sugarcane Zonal Breeders and Plant Pathologists Meet-2020

Jaggery Unit

All India Co-ordinated Project on Processing, Handling and Storage of Jaggery (Gur) and Khandsari was sanctioned by Indian Council of Agricultural Research on Dec 08, 1988 during VII Five Year Plan. It aimed at improving productivity, quality and storability of gur and khandsari through development of better and standardized processes, equipments and management technology. The Co-ordination cell was located at this institute with its Lucknow centre. Later on AICRP (Jaggery and Khandsari) was merged with AICRP (PHT), the Co-ordination Cell of which is located at CIPHET, Ludhiana. Work on jaggery remained to be continued at IISR and now the unit has emerged as Jaggery Unit catering the need of research & development, training & demonstration and transfer of improved technology of sugarcane processing for juice, jaggery and other juice/jaggery based value-added products.

Vision and Mission

To develop low cost, energy efficient jaggery production and storage technology from sugarcane.


To enhance quality of jaggery manufacturing through improved post-harvest processes, technology, management and value addition.


To improve productivity, quality and storability of jaggery and demonstrate the improved post-harvest processes and equipment/gadgets to the users for adoption.

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Contact Person

Dr Dilip Kumar, Principal Scientist & Incharge
E-mail: dilip.kumar@icar.gov.in, Mob: 9465772077