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Arid Forest Research Institute, situated at Jodhpur in Rajasthan (India ) , is one of the institutes of the Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education ( ICFRE ) working under the Ministry of Environment & Forests, Govt. of India. The Objective of the Institute is to carry out scientific research in forestry in order to provide technologies to increase the vegetative cover and to conserve the biodiversity in the hot arid and semi arid region of Rajasthan, Gujarat and Dadara & Nagar Haveli union territory. The Institute Campus covers 66 ha. of area on the New Pali Road, Jodhpur.
Thrust Areas of Research
  • To develop techniques for rain water harvesting in arid areas.
  • To develop technology for afforestation on stress sites.
  • Eco-stabilization of deserts with emphasis on sand dune fixation.
  • To develop techniques for production of high quality planting material.
  • Provenance trial of important arid zone species.
  • Studies on bio-fertilizers and biopesticides.
  • Research on Non-Wood Forest Products of arid zone.
  • Tree improvement through tissue culture & genetic engineering.
Whats New
A report on the Extension activities of Agroforestry and Extension Division during Feb-March 2015
A report on the Extension activities of Agroforestry and Extension Division during April 2015
Proceedings of XVI RPC Meeting held on 27th & 28th February 2015
Proceeding of One day workshop on 'Alignment of national Action Programme on Combating Desertification to 10 year strategy of UNCCD'
Brief detail of different activities held at AFRI in January 2015
A Note on One Week Refresher Training Course for IFS Officers (16.12.14 to 20.12.14)
Minutes of the Stakeholder's meeting at Gujarat on 30th September, 2014
Vist of DG, ICFRE at AFRI
Visit of IFS Trainees at AFRI, Jodhpur
Cleanliness Drive at AFRI
Presentation on "Garbage to Gold" by Shri Srinivasan
Brief Report of RAG Meeting 12-13 November, 2013
List of Publications from 2004 to 2013
Minutes of stakeholders' meeting held at Jaipur, Rajasthan on 4th October, 2013
Inititiatives and Achievements of AFRI
Appointments & Tenders
Auction Notice for Vehicles on 23.02.2015
Walk-in- Interview for selection of JRF's and Project Assistant under various projects on ad-hoc basis
Qoutation for Photocopying Machines Covered under AMC
Tender Notice
Electric Maintenence Tender
Packaging Machines
Wood Moisture Meter & Bark gauge
Tender for chemicals in AFRI Jodhpur
Labour for maintenance in AFRI Jodhpur
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Directors's Message
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N. K. Vasu , IFS

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