U.P. Council of Agricultural Research
UPCAR is an autonomous apex state organisation registered as a society, which
plans, co-ordinates and promotes research, education, training and transfer
of technology for advancement of agriculture and allied sciences.
UPCAR was established on June 14, 1989 with its headquarters at Lucknow. Over
the years it has developed expertise to find out solutions on the emerging
problems related to agriculture and allied sectors in the state with the active
co-ordination of the State Agricultural Universities (SAUs), ICAR and CSIR
Institutes located in the state. It has also established strong linkages with
Government Departments and other institutions engaged in the fields of agriculture,
horticulture, animal husbandry, fisheries, sericulture, environment, natural
resource management and allied disciplines.