First public research facility to put agriculture on fast-forward launched at ICRISAT

Hyderabad, 14 February: Efforts to modernize crop breeding took a giant leap today with the unveiling of ICRISAT’s new facility, which is projected to significantly lower time and cost of crop varietal development. The state-of-the-art facility is a first for any public sector agricultural research institution. Called RapidGen, a moniker for Rapid Generation Advancement, the […]


International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics