Model Training Course on

Cultivation of Long Staple Cotton (ELS)

Sponsored by Directorate of Extension, Krishi Vistar Bhavan, Department of Agriculture and Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India, New Delhi

 

EXTRA-LONG STAPLE COTTON CULTIVATION IN INDIA : HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE
V. Santhanam, Former Cotton Expert, FAO, United Nations
EXTRA LONG STAPLE COTTON SCENARIO IN INDIA AND WORLD
B. M. Khadi* and N. Gopalakrishnan** , *Director, CICR, Nagpur, **PC and Head, CICR Regional Station, Coimbatore 
PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS OF COTTON IN DIFFERENT ZONES OF INDIA
N. Gopalakrishnan, S. Manickam and A. H. Prakash, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
COTTON FIBRE QUALITY RESEARCH NEEDS: THE INDIAN PERSPECTIVE
S. Sreenivasan* & S.Venkatakrishnan** , *Director, CIRCOT, Mumbai, ** Officer In-charge, CIRCOT- QE Unit, Coimbatore.
LONG STAPLE COTTON SCENARIO IN MAHARASHTRA AND FUTURE PROSPECTS
L. A. Deshpande, Head, Division of Crop Improvement, CICR, Nagpur
LONG STAPLE COTTON SCENARIO IN TAMIL NADU AND FUTURE PROSPECTS
T. S. Raveendran* and R. Ravikesavan**, *Director, CPBG, **Asso. Professor, Cotton Breeding Station, TNAU, Coimbatore

ACHIEVEMENTS OF DEPARTMENT OF COTTON (TNAU)
N. Sivasamy, Professor& Head (Cotton), CPBG, TNAU, Coimbatore

ROLE OF PRIVATE SECTOR R&D IN LONG AND EXTRA LONG STAPLE COTTON PRODUCTION IN INDIA
M. Ramasamy, Managing Director, Rasi Seeds (P) Ltd, Attur
EGYPTIAN COTTON PRODUCTION TO MEET THE EXTRA LONG STAPLE COTTON REQUIREMENT IN THE COUNTRY
K.N. Gururajan, Principal Scientist, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
EXTRA LONG STAPLE VARIETIES AND HYBRIDS IN COTTON
S. Manickam, Senior Scientist, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
UTILIZATION OF GERMPLASM FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF EXTRA LONG STAPLE COTTON
K.P.M. Dhamayanthi, Senior Scientist, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
SEED OIL IMPROVEMENT IN COTTON
Dinesh K. Agarwal* and N. Gopalakrishnan**, *Scientist (S.G.), **PC and Head, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
QUALITY SEED AND FIBRE PRODUCTION IN EXTRA LONG STAPLE COTTON
K. Rathinavel, Senior Scientist, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
PROCESSING OF COTTON SEED AT SIMA CD & RA
T.V. Karivaradaraaju, Chief Adviser, SIMA CD & RA
CROP PRODUCTION STRATEGIES FOR LONG STAPLE COTTON
P. R. Bharambe, Head, Division of Crop Production, CICR, Nagpur
INTEGRATED NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES FOR INCREASING COTTON PRODUCTIVITY
C. S. Praharaj, K.K. Bandyopadhyay and K. Sankaranarayanan, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
WATER MANAGEMENT PRACTICES TO IMPROVE COTTON PRODUCTION
K. Sankaranarayanan, C.S.Praharaj, and K.K.Bandyopadhyay, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
POLY MULCHING A CASE STUDY TO INCREASE COTTON PRODUCTIVITY
P. Nalayini, Senior Scientist,CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
AMELIORATION OF SOIL RELATED CONSTRAINTS FOR IMPROVING EXTRA LONG STAPLE COTTON PRODUCTION
K.K. Bandyopadhyay, C.S. Praharaj, K. Shankaranarayanan, Dr. P. Nalayini, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
HORMONAL MANIPULATION TO INCREASE COTTON PRODUCTIVITY
Prakash, A.H., N. Gopalakrishnan & S.E.S.A. Khader, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
NUTRITIONAL AND PHYSIOLOGICAL DISORDERS OF COTTON
S.E.S.A. Khader and A. H. Prakash, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
INSECTICIDE RESISTANCE MANAGEMENT IN COTTON TO ENHANCE PRODUCTIVITY
K.R. Kranthi, Head, Crop Protection Division.CICR, Nagpur.
MANAGEMENT OF AGRICULTURALLY IMPORTANT SUCKING PESTS OF COTTON
K. Natarajan, Principal Scientist, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
SUSTAINABLE IPM FOR IRRIGATED COTTON
T. Suruli Velu, Principal Scientist, CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
BOLLWORM MANAGEMENT IN COTTON PRODUCTION TO MEET THE QUALITY COTTON REQUIREMENTS OF THE INDUSTRY
B. Dhara Jothi, Senior Scientist,CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
NEMATODE PESTS OF COTTON
J. Gulsar Banu, Senior Scientist, CICR,Coimbatore
INTEGRATED DISEASE MANAGEMENT TO REDUCE YIELD LOSSES IN QUALITY COTTON
P. Chidambaram, Principal Scientist,CICR, Regional Station, Coimbatore
EXTENSION STRATEGIES FOR COTTON OUTREACH PROGRAMME
S. Usha Rani, (Scientist SS -Ag. Extension), CICR, Regional Station, Coimabtore
COTTON TRADE IN THE LIGHT OF INTERNATIONAL AGREEMENT ON TRADE ON COTTON FIBERS
Isabella Agarwal, Senior Scientist (Ag. Econ.), CICR Regional Station, Coimbatore
COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH
M. Sabesh ,Scientist (SS) Computer Applications, CICR, Coimbatore
CONTRACT FARMING FOR EXTRA LONG STAPLE COTTON CULTIVATION
Xavier, Super Spinning Mills Ltd, Coimbatore
PRIVATE SECTOR INITIATIVES IN LONG AND EXTRA LONG STAPLE COTTON IN INDIA:
M. Ramasamy, Managing Director, Rasi Seeds, Attur
UTILISATION OF COTTONSEED BY-PRODUCTS
R.H.Balasubramanya & A. J. Shaikh, CIRCOT, Mumbai
COMPOSITE BOARDS FROM COTTON STALKS
R.M. Gurjar, A.J. Shaikh, R.H. Balasubramanya, and S. Sreenivasan, CIRCOT, Mumbai
 

Conducted at
Central Institute for Cotton Research, Regional Station, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu-641 003,
December 15-22, 2007

Compiled and Edited by:
Course Director : Dr. N. Gopalakrishnan, Project Coordinator (Cotton) & Head
Course Associate: Dr. S. Manickam, Senior Scientist
Electronic edition: Shri M Sabesh, Scientist SS (Computer Applications )