20 February 2022, New Delhi: The ICAR-Central Island Agricultural Research Institute, Port Blair, Andaman & Nicobar Islands signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with M/s. Meyor Nature, Garacharma, South Andaman today.
Dr. Eaknath B. Chakurkar, Director, ICAR-CIARI, Port Blair and Smt. Jaya Lakshmi, Authorized Representative, M/s. Meyor Nature, South Andaman signed the MoU on the behalf of their respective organizations for the commercialisation of “Dweep-Carp Grower Feed Technology” and “Incubation Facility Of Pilot Scale Fish Feed Mill”.
The “Dweep-Carp Grower Feed” formulated by the ICAR-CIARI can be fed to the Indian Major Carps from Fingerlings to the marketable size. The Institute established a Pilot Scale Fish Feed Mill with a production capacity of 80 to 100 Kg per hr which is extended as an Incubation Facility to promote the Start-Ups in Fish Feed Production for the Island aquaculture.