Crop Protection

1.  Integrated Pests Management

2.  Survey, Characterization and Genetic improvement of Entomopathogens

3.  Molecular characterization of biotypes of insect pests and plant pathogens

4.  Molecular marker based monitoring of evolutionary and short term insect pest/pathogen dynamics to effectively devise the control strategies

5.   Identification of active ingredient of botanicals and pheromones

6.  Development of resistant/tolerant bio-agents to pesticides and mass multiplication