IHBT has played an instrumental role in popularizing floriculture in the state of Himachal Pradesh. For the first time IHBT introduced commercial scale lilium cultivation in the Lahul area. Package of practices have been standardized of commercially important cut flowers like rose, carnation, gladiolus, alstromeria, bird of paradise, gerbera and liliums. Good quality disease free planting materials are also provided to farmers at affordable rates. Trainings on agortechnology and postharvest technology are rendered to farmers from time to time. Regular advisory services are also extended.

IHBT has domesticated and standardized agrotechnologies of several commercially important medicinal and aromatic plants like aromatic rose, lavender, tagetes, Valeriana jatamansi, Hedychium spicatum, Curcuma aromatica etc. High quality planting materials are provided to farmers. Institute has also developed processing technologies for aromatics and herbals and training in this area are provided to farmers

IHBT has good germplasm collection of bamboo and has developed technology for converting bamboo into charcoal. Large scale planting materials are provided to planters, foresters and entrepreneurs.

Farmers are welcome to post their specific queries with respect to agrotechnologies of ornamentals, medicinal and aromatic plants, tea, bamboo, stevia etc. and processing of aromatics and herbals.

Farmer's Query Form / किसानों की समस्या-समाधान हेतु फार्म
Name / नाम :
Address / पता :
Contact No / संपर्क :
E-Mail /ई-मेल :
Area of Interest / रुचिकर विषय :
Problem faced / समस्या


For more information please contact
Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Post Box No. 6 Palampur (H.P.) 176061 INDIA
Tel: +91-1894-230742-43 Fax: +91-1894-230433 E-mail:director@ihbt.res.in