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The International Day of Biodiversity Commemorated at MSSRF

Chennai, May 22, 2019: M S Swaminathan Research Foundation commemorated the International Day of Biodiversity at its premises today. The Founder of the organisation, Prof M S Swaminathan, had...

Karnataka Agriculture Minister and Prof Swaminathan discussed on improving nutrition security

Honourable Shri. N.H. Shivashankarareddy, the Minister of Agriculture, Govt. of Karnataka visited Professor M S Swaminathan, the Founder of M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) today at...

Training on diesel engine troubleshooting to fisherfolks in Puducherry

The small craft fisherfolk across India face a volley of issues while venturing into the sea for fishing. One of the major problems is the failure of their boat engine during a fishing trip. This...

Applications invited: Workshop for journalists in Tamil Nadu

The Bay of Bengal is widely recognised as one of the world’s most vulnerable regions to the impact of climate change. Communities living along the shoreline, in the low-lying coastal plains and river...

Seed to Sustainability - Future-proofing Indian Youth for the Next 100 Years

Chennai, May 14, 2019: Today’s young people face significant challenges in the face of the 4th Industrial Revolution. Moreover, today’s young social innovators, particularly agricultural...

Prof Swaminathan: Deep sorrow at the premature demise of Y C Deveshwar

On behalf of the Trustees, Staff and Scholars of MSSRF, I am writing this to express our deep sorrow at the premature demise of Y C Deveshwar. He was a mentor and advisor to the Foundation and to me...

Go back to our roots of Indian tradition for health and nutrition

Chennai, May 09, 2019: A seminar on ‘Challenges in food value chain in agri-food processing – solutions through convergence from farm to folk’ was delivered by Dr V Prakash today at MSSRF. Dr Prakash...

Upcoming event: Seminar on ‘Challenges and Solutions in Food Value Chain in Agri Food Processing’ by Dr V Prakash, May 08, 2019

MSSRF invites you for a seminar on 'Challenges in Food Value Chain in Agri Food Processing – Solutions through Convergence from Farm to Folk' to be delivered by Dr V Prakash, Vice-President of...

A project to strengthen tribal women's skills and knowledge

MSSRF has initiated a project with the support of FrauenPower to strengthen tribal women's skills and knowledge in the development of the 'eco-project' in Kolli Hills, Tamil Nadu. It...