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Three-day TechBharat-2022 third edition begins at CFTRI
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Three-day TechBharat-2022 third edition begins at CFTRI

May 19, 2022

22 ready-to-develop technologies set to transform food technology industries Mysore/Mysuru: The third edition of three-day conclave TechBharat-2022 began at the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) – Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI) this morning and the event is themed ‘Transforming India’s Food Technology and Agronomic Landscape’. The event is being organised by the…

CM Bommai to inaugurate TechBharat-2022 Conclave
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CM Bommai to inaugurate TechBharat-2022 Conclave

May 10, 2022

Three-day event to be held at CFTRI from May 19 Mysore/Mysuru: The three-day ‘TechBharat-2022’ Conclave with the theme ‘Transforming India’s Food Technology and Agronomic Landscape’ will be held at CSIR-CFTRI campus in city from May 19 to 21. Announcing this at a press meet at CFTRI here this morning, CSIR-CFTRI Director Dr. Sridevi Annapurna Singh…

Govt. to support CFTRI food tech finishing school
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Govt. to support CFTRI food tech finishing school

April 8, 2022

Minister impressed by ‘ragi mudde’ and dosa-making machines; savours dishes Mysore/Mysuru: Minister of Information Technology-Biotechnology, Higher Education, Science and Technology Dr. C.N. Ashwathnarayan said that the State Government would fully support the CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI), Mysuru, to set up a finishing school in the area of food technology. He was speaking after…

Webinar on ‘Innovations and Advancements in Food Protection and Grain Storage’ at CFTRI
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Webinar on ‘Innovations and Advancements in Food Protection and Grain Storage’ at CFTRI

January 8, 2022

Mysore/Mysuru: CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute (CSIR-CFTRI), Mysuru, had organised a webinar on “Innovations and Advancements in Food Protection and Grain Storage” on Jan. 5. It was themed on five different research fields related to stored grain protection from insect infestation, namely, “Grain storage management”, “Pesticides and insect toxicology”,“Hermetic storage technology”, “Insect pest management” and…

Association demands DGR pay-scale for Ex-servicemen deployed at CFTRI
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Association demands DGR pay-scale for Ex-servicemen deployed at CFTRI

December 16, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Urging for DGR (Directorate General Resettlement) pay-scale for Ex-servicemen deployed at CFTRI on security duty, a delegation of Mysore Armed Forces Ex-servicemen  Association submitted a memorandum to  CFTRI Director Dr. Sridevi Annapurna Singh here yesterday seeking fulfilment of their demands. Pointing out that Security Personnel of all Central Government Institutions and Organisations are being…

State-level e-Conference on ‘Emerging Trends in Food Processing’ held
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State-level e-Conference on ‘Emerging Trends in Food Processing’ held

August 11, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: A one-day State-level e-Conference on ‘Emerging Trends in Food Processing’ was organised by the Department of Food Processing and Engineering at JSS College of Arts, Commerce and Science, Ooty Road here recently. CSIR-CFTRI Director Dr. Sridevi Annapurna Singh, who inaugurated the e-Conference, spoke about the importance of processed food rich in nutrition for maintaining…

CFTRI’s immunity-boosting food for children awaits approval
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CFTRI’s immunity-boosting food for children awaits approval

June 5, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Mysuru-based Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI), a Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) institute, has come up with a couple of immune-boosting food supplements for COVID-19 patients, especially children.  Speaking to SOM this morning, CFTRI Director Dr. Sridevi Annapurna Singh said that during the first wave, CFTRI had supplied nutritious food like…

“Balanced diet must for individuals’ growth”
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“Balanced diet must for individuals’ growth”

February 1, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Dr. Sridevi Annapurna Singh, Director, Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI), Mysuru, has stressed the need for a balanced diet for the growth of individuals. She was speaking after inaugurating Government of India’s Department of Science and Technology (DST)-sponsored six-week Technology-based Entrepreneurship Development Programme (TEDP) on “Food Technology” organised by the Entrepreneurship Development Cell…

New CFTRI Director focusing on alternate sources of protein to combat malnutrition
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New CFTRI Director focusing on alternate sources of protein to combat malnutrition

January 16, 2021

To develop novel food ingredients for health benefits Mysore/Mysuru: Dr. Sridevi Annapurna Singh, an accomplished food technologist and active researcher, who recently took over as Director of the Mysuru-based premier R&D Institution, CSIR- Central Food Technological Research Institute (CSIR-CFTRI), is currently focusing on alternate and unconventional sources of protein and micronutrients to combat malnutrition and…

City’s CFTRI gets its first lady Director
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City’s CFTRI gets its first lady Director

January 10, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: CSIR- Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI), Mysuru, got its first lady Director following the appointment of  Dr. Sridevi Annapurna Singh, who took charge yesterday. Following the retirement of Dr. KSMS Raghavarao on Aug. 31, 2020, the Government had appointed National Aeronautics Laboratory (NAL) Director Dr. Jitendra Jadhav, a Senior Scientist, as Acting Director…

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