Agriculture & Soil

Objective and Focus Areas

Agriculture and Soils Division is actively involved in carrying out Integrated Seasonal Condition Monitoring System (ISMS), Crop Area, Production and Condition Assessment, Soil resources mapping, Soil Informatics (micronutrient etc). The studies will be helpful for the evaluation of cropping systems in different districts, for planning at regional level agricultural development such as crop intensification and crop diversification and for integrated development of farming community. TRAC is rationally and objectively monitoring the seasonal conditions of Telangana using MODIS/ Resourcesat-2 AWiFS data on fortnightly/monthly basis at State/District/Mandal level and submitting the report to the State government in order to plan and implement effective drought management strategies.