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Division of Entomology


About Entomology

Dr. Debjani Dey
Head (Acting) & Principal Scientist
E-mail: head_ento[at]iari[dot]res[dot]in

Division of Entomology is one of the first five Divisions of Indian Agricultural Research Institute established in 1905. The Division has pioneered in investigations in insect systematics and economic entomology vis-a-vis important crop pests. National Pusa Collections (NPC) with over five lakh specimen serves as a national repository for insect pests of crops. This Division has been the pioneer in basic and applied research frontiers in agricultural entomology to offer effective pest management solutions to the country in the past several decades with rich haul of expertise in insect biosystematics.
Our Mission

The mission of the IARI is to explore new frontiers of science and to develop human resources to provide the leadership in technology development and policy guidance for the vibrant and resilient agriculture, which must be productive, eco-friendly, sustainable, economically profitable and socially equitable

What do we DO

Research Programs

We have played a major role in giving the "Green Revolution" to India

Our Students

Maximum coverage of Area in Wheat, Rice, Mustard, etc.,

Our Labs

We have a major contribution in the export of crops Wheat, Rice, Mustard, etc.,

News and Events

We believe in creating new technologies for helping the farmers and researchers of India

Our Team

We are among the most prestigious Agricultural Universities in India

Our Achievements

We have pioneered rural development and extension of new agricultural technologies to the farmers since 1950s

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Entomology Publications


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Entomology Services


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