and genetic upgrading of tree species for promoting them under industrial
various tree-crop combinations to enhance the productivity of
multifunctional agroforestry models suitable for different agroclimatic
regions of the state
enhancement of the locally predominant agroforestry systems through technical
socio economic conditions of agroforestry farmers by refining the existing
of climate resilient agroforestry models for ensuring sustainability under
changing climatic regimes
Diagnostic survey and documentation of existing
agroforestry practices and farmers’ preferences in Tamil Nadu.
Collection and evaluation of promising agroforestry
tree species for profitable integration with cultivars of
agricultural and fodder crops and / or livestock.
To conduct basic and applied agroforestry research
for enhancing productivity and sustainability of agroforestry systems.
To develop viable agroforestry technology packages
for different agro climatic zones of Tamil Nadu.
To promote agroforestry through collaboration with
Private wood based industries in Public Private Partnership mode