Directorate of Cotton Development, Nagpur
Mandate & Function
To prepare Weekly Crop Coverage data for nodal crop cotton at National level and crops of assigned states of Maharashtra & Goa.
To prepare quarterly progress report for NFSM: CC: Cotton at National Level & Flagship schemes implementation in assigned states of Maharashtra & Goa.
To prepare technical reports on cotton & crops of assigned states of Maharashtra & Goa.
To carryout field visits to assess the performance of flagship schemes and Nodal Crop cotton & Crops of assigned states.
To scrutinise the reports / Annual Action Plan submitted by cotton producing states and assigned states of Maharashtra and Goa.
To organise training for farmers / extension personnel under NFSM: CC: Cotton.
To participate in meetings / conferences / seminars and attend IMCT work.
To maintain data bank in respect of nodal crop and crops of assigned states.
To maintain the close coordination with research and development agencies to provide technical feed back to Ministry.
Other technical work as per requirement of Ministry of Agriculture.
To perform administration & accounts work for functioning of Directorate.
To organise workshop and meeting of official language implementation committee.
To maintain close coordination with concerned administration and accounts agencies, besides data bank in respect of administration and accounts.
Other administration and accounts work as per requirement of Ministry of Agriculture.
Advertisement and Term of Reference for engagement of one Consultant on contractual basis in the Directorate of Cotton Development under National Food Security Mission (NFSM)
Limited Departmental Competitive Examination-2021 for Recruitment to the Post of Upper Division Clerks in the Crop Development Directorates (CDDs), Division of Crops & PHMF, DA & FW
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