Mandate & Function

A)    TECHNICAL:

  • 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.

B)    NON-TECHNICAL:

  • 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.