Market Launch of biocapsules - ‘Trichocap’ and ‘Powercap’







Launch programme of ‘Powercap’ and ‘Trichocap’ was organized on 27th June 2016 at ICAR-IISR Regional Station, Appangala, Karnataka in collaboration with the licensee of the technology viz., M/s Codagu Agritech, Kushalnagar, Karnataka. The products were launched by Shri. Pratap Simha, Hon’ble MP, Mysore- Kodagu Lokasabha Constituency, Karnataka in the presence of Dr. B. Sasikumar, In-charge Director, ICAR-IISR, Kozhikode, Dr. M. Anandaraj, Former Director, ICAR-IISR, Mr. Nanjappa, Managing Director, Codagu Agritech, Dr. S. J. Anke Gowda, Head, ICAR-IISR Regional Station, Appangala and other staff of ICAR-IISR & Codagu Agritech .

A special seminar on “Latest advances & practices in pepper cultivation" was also delivered by the scientists of ICAR-IISR, Kozhikode and followed by a discussion session with farmers & planters was carried. About 200 participants including farmers, planters, officials from ICAR institutes, KVKs and State Agricultural Departments participated in the programme and the seminar. During the programme ITM-BPD Unit exhibited the commercialized technologies of IISR.