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Bio-Entrepreneurship Meet at CSIR-CFTRI
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Bio-Entrepreneurship Meet at CSIR-CFTRI

September 3, 2019

Mysuru, Sept. 3- An entrepreneurship meet to promote  StartUps and prospective entrepreneurs in  Karnataka  was held at CSIR-CFTRI on Aug.  22 in association with  Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. The  meet focused  on opportunities for  Start-Ups in  Food and allied areas with special reference to Biotechnology Ignition Grant…

CSIR-CFTRI and Industry Conclave held
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CSIR-CFTRI and Industry Conclave held

June 14, 2019

Mysuru: The Mysuru-based premier food research Institute, the Central Food Technological Research Institute (CSIR-CFTRI) had organised a one-day Industry Conclave  in city recently. The Conclave was inaugurated electronically by Prof. Shekhar C. Mande, Director General, CSIR. Dr. G. Narahari Sastry, Director, CSIR-North East Institute of Science & Technology, Jorhat, was the guest of honour. The…

Special lecture on “Recent Advances in Food Technology”
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Special lecture on “Recent Advances in Food Technology”

May 15, 2019

Mysuru: A special lecture on “Recent Advances in Food Technology” was organised by the Microbiological Society, Department of Post Graduate Studies in Microbiology, Maharani’s Science College for Women, Mysuru, recently. The lecture was delivered by Karamveer Chakra awardee Dr. Renu Agrawal, Ex-Chief Scientist, Rural Development Coordinator and Project Advisor, CSIR-CFTRI, Mysuru. She spoke about the…

CFTRI, DFRL food to cyclone-hit victims
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CFTRI, DFRL food to cyclone-hit victims

May 4, 2019

Mysuru: The two premier food research institutes in the city CSIR-CFTRI and DFRL are fully geared up to send food packets to cyclone ravaged areas of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal. CFTRI (Central Food Technological Research Institute) Director Dr. K.S. M.S. Raghavarao is leading the effort with staff and students fully prepared to produce…

CFTRI Research Scholars take out silent march
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CFTRI Research Scholars take out silent march

January 29, 2019

Mysuru: As part of the nationwide stir seeking a hike in fellowship, nearly 30 Research Scholars of CSIR-CFTRI took out a silent protest march in city this morning. The march which began from the main gate of CFTRI on KRS Road, passed through Dasappa Circle, Metropole Circle and Vinoba Road to reach the Deputy Commissioner’s…

CSIR-CFTRI gets R&D Excellence Award
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CSIR-CFTRI gets R&D Excellence Award

January 28, 2019

Mysuru: Mysuru-based CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute (CSIR-CFTRI) was awarded the first prize in Siridhanya Awards-2019 for Excellence in Research and Development in Millets. The award was received by Dr. KSMS Raghavarao, Director, CSIR-CFTRI, from N.H. Shivashankara Reddy, Minister for Agriculture, at the concluding session of the Organics and Millets-2019 International Trade Fair held in…

CSIR-CFTRI to host Natl. Conference on Virgin Coconut Oil
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CSIR-CFTRI to host Natl. Conference on Virgin Coconut Oil

December 23, 2018

Mysuru: CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysuru, is hosting a one-day National Conference on Virgin Coconut Oil on Dec. 26 at Assembly Hall of CFTRI. The conference will be inaugurated by Dr. Raju Narayana Swamy,  Chairman, Coconut Development Board, Government of India, at 9.30 am. Dr. KSMS Raghavarao, Director, CSIR-CFTRI and  Dr. P. Chowdappa, Director,…

Open Day at csir-cftri: Innovative machines spur visitors’ curiosity
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Open Day at csir-cftri: Innovative machines spur visitors’ curiosity

October 31, 2018

Mysuru:  The CFTRI campus was abuzz with a potent mix of curiosity and excitement for the two-day Open Day that concluded last evening. The event was organised by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research  (CSIR) and Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI), Mysuru. Hundreds of people from diverse walks of life – school children,…

Runner-up in Natl. Tennis
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Runner-up in Natl. Tennis

October 21, 2018

Mysuru: R.N. Ramesh, employee of CSIR- CFTRI, Mysuru, emerged runner-up in the 55+ category of the All India Senior Tennis Championship held at Jaipur in Rajastan from Oct.3 to 7. He defeated V. Shankar (Hyderabad) 6-2,4-6, 10-8 in the quarter-finals and Meghanath 6-2, 6-3 in the semifinals. However, Ramesh lost to Srinivas Reddy 2-6,3-6 in…

8th International Food Convention in city from Dec.12 to 15
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8th International Food Convention in city from Dec.12 to 15

October 8, 2018

#IFCON mobile App, website launched Mysuru: The 8th International Food Convention #IFCON will be hosted  by Association of Food Scientists & Technologists India (AFST-I) in association with CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute (CSIR-CFTRI) and DRDO-Defence Food Research Laboratory (DRDO-DFRL), Mysuru from Dec.12 to 15 with the theme “Holistic Approaches, for Start-Ups, Human Resource Training for…

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