• Director NBAGR Photo

    “Director Message”

    Established on 21st September, 1984 at Bangalore in the form of twin institutes namely National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources and National Institute of Animal Genetics and then shifted to Karnal in 1985, the two institutes were merged to function as a single entity in the form of National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources (NBAGR) in 1995. This premier institute is dedicated to work with its mandate of identification, evaluation, characterization, conservation and utilization of livestock and poultry genetic resources of the country.

    The Bureau has traveled a long journey in striving for excellence in innovative research to identify the uniqueness and genetic potential of country’s vastly distributed livestock biodiversity and its sustainable development. Among the major achievements to its credit are the phenotypic and genetic characterization of majority (> 90%) of the registered breeds of cattle, buffalo, sheep, goat, equines, camel and poultry; identification of more than 1600 SNPs for various major candidate genes related with production, reproduction, environmental adaptation and disease resistance traits in different species; cytogenetic analysis revealing the Manipuri buffaloes of NEH region as swamp buffaloes (2N=48); .....Read More

Forthcoming Events

NBAGR ACTIVITIES
71st Independence Day Celebration  71st Independence Day Celebration 71st Independence Day Celebration   माननीय निदेशक महोदय व डॉ. अनिल कुमार मिश्र के साथ 2016-17 का द्वितीय राजभाषा पुरस्कार प्राप्त करते हुए Internation Yog Divas 21 June 2017 Internation Yog Divas 21 June 2017  Internation Yog Divas 21 June 2017 Internation Yog Divas 21 June 2017 Internation Yog Divas 21 June 2017 DDG (AS) Dr. J.K.Jena plantation in NBAGR  DDG visit NBAGR Computer Center Breed Savior Award Ceremony at ICAR-NBAGR Breed Savior Award Ceremony at ICAR-NBAGR Breed Savior Award Ceremony at ICAR-NBAGR
Guidlines for registration of AnGR    Guidlines for Management of AnGR

NBAGR Activities

  • International Yog Divas 21 June 2017

    International Yog Divas (21st June, 2017)

    The 3rd International Yoga Day was celebrated on 21st June, 2017 to bring peace, harmony, happiness and success to every soul in the world at Community centre of ICAR-NBAGR with the staff and family members, children of different age groups also participated in the event.
  • International Biodiversity Day

    “International Biodiversity Day”

    NBAGR celebrated International Biodiversity Day on 21-22nd May, 2017. During this event Dr. Joykrushna Jena, DDG (Animal and Fisheries Sciences), ICAR was the Chief Guest and Dr. R.S. Gandhi (ADG) and RRB Singh (Director, NDRI, Karnal) were Guests of Honour and Director of ICAR-NBAGR, Karnal presided over the function. A total of 20 farmers/Livestock Keepers from 9 states were selected by SEVA, Madurai for Breed Savior Award-2016. At the Occasion a Poster competition on the subject “Biodiversity and its conservation” was also organized for school students and Research Scholars of ICAR-NBAGR, Karnal.In the main function the Chief Guest Dr Jena said that conservation of domestic animal diversity is need of hour and all the stakeholders should contribute in this noble cause.
  • Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav

    "Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav (March-2017)"

    ICAR-NBAGR in collaboration with ICAR-IARI regional station carried out various extension activities in nearby villages of Karnal under the Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav programme.Livestock keepers and farmers were made award of good agriculture and animal husbandry practices by scientists from both the institutes. All queries of farmers related to different topics were also addressed.
  • Foundation Day Celebration

    "Foundation Day Celebration"

    The Bureau celebrated its 33rd Foundation Day on 21th September, 2016. Dr. Gaya Prasad, Vice-Chancellor, SVBPUAT, Meerut was the chief guest who delivered the Foundation Day lecture. Dr. GP Singh, Director ICAR-IIWBR, Karnal and Shri Gopal Swami Ji graced the occasion as guest of honour. On this occasion Dr. PG Nair award 2016 was awarded to Dr. NK Verma, Head, Animal Genetics Divsion for his outstanding contributions in the area of characterization and conservation of AnGR. Best workers in technical-Sh. Sat Pal, administrative-Sh. Satish Kumar and supporting staff-Sh. Ram Sagar were also recognized with awards for promoting Competitive spirit for excellence in working.