International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid
Tropics (ICRISAT) is a non-profit, apolitical, international
organization that is devoted to science-based agricultural
It is one of
the 15 Future Harvest Centres of Consultative Group on
International Agricultural Research.
works mainly on agricultural research envisaged the
AgriBusiness Incubator in partnership with Department
of Science and Technology to facilitate enterpreneurs
through agricultural research.
Government of India, under the aegis of Department of
Science & Technology (DST), established the National
Science & Technology Enterpreneurship Development
Board (NSTEDB). It is designed as an institutional mechanism
to help, promote, knowledge-driven and technology-intensive
It aims to convert the
job seekers to job generators through science and technology
creation of competitive agri-business enterprise through technology
development and commericialization.