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RESOURCE CENTRE - LUCKNOW

 

  + 91- 522-2818126        rclucknow@cftri.res.in         Staff Email

 

 
Welcome to Resource Centre Lucknow

 

About the Department

The CSIR, in pursuance of the decision of the Planning Commission, Govt. of India, New Delhi approved a Regional Industrial Development Scheme in 1962 for the establishment of Regional Research Stations for Horticulture produce such as fruits and vegetables preservation and processing in various parts of the country under the control of CSIR-CFTRI, Mysore, with the following main agenda:

 

  • To conduct trials on Horticulture produce such as fruits and vegetables preservation and processing of the region and to develop suitable varieties for processing purposes.
  • To conduct investigations on the problems of the industry in the region for utilization of local raw materials and to evolve new process and by-products for economic development of the industry.
  • To establish closer technical liaison between the regional food and allied industries as research and also offer advice in the planning and setting up of food/agro based industries in the northern region.
  • To offer advice in planning and setting up of new industries and to serve as experimental / extension centres for the technology transfer and business development of CSIR-CFTRI technologies through consultancy services, correspondence & interactions, participation in / organization of Seminars / Symposia / Conferences / Business Meets / Entrepreneurship Development Training programmes in the area of food science and technology.

Resource Centre, Lucknow from its inception has been working to meet the well establish objectives for which the centre was planned. Accordingly, the centre when it was established at Lucknow (1965), in Blunt Square, Lucknow than CSIR-CDRI campus Lucknow and finally establish at Chinhat Deva Road, UPSIDC Industrial area Lucknow (wef. 1987 onwards) since than working on Horticulture produce such as fruits and vegetables post-harvest losses, value addition and commercial exploitation for their suitability for processing for development of various products / processes.

Further Resource Centre subsequently expanded its activities to percolate food science & technology and disseminating of CFTRI food/agro based technologies to the needy people for establishing food and allied industries in the northern region through human resource development programme such as entrepreneurship development programmes, awareness programme, demonstration cum training programme, counseling services to the prospective entrepreneurs, NGO’s, Industrialists etc. regarding to set up food and agro based industries based on CFTRI technologies and also by tapping the external cash flow from state agencies such as department of industries (DIC), KVIB, UPCST, Social Development Department, UP Sanik Kalyan department etc., various Central Govt. agencies such as KVIC, CAPART, DST, DBT, DSIR, MFPI, NERMAC etc. The Centre also undertakes sponsored/ consultancy work on Specific projects from food industry and various state/central government agencies.

Dissemination of rural technologies for sustainable benefits to socio−economically deprived sections of the rural society is one of the thrust areas of Resource Centre Lucknow. In order to realize this developmental need CFTRI−RC has been concentrating its efforts on the spread of proven and sustainable technology packages which create employment, raise income and improving standard of live of economically weaker sector of the society.

 


 Address

CFTRI Resource Centre, UPSIDC Industrial Area,
Chinhat-Dewa Road, Near UPTRON
Lucknow 227 105

 Email

rclucknow@cftri.res.in

 Phone

91- 522-2818126