Agriculture Apps : ICAR-IIOR Developed "Oilseeds at a Glance" Mobile application
ICAR-IIOR and C-DAC has developed standalone mobile application on “Oilseeds at a glance”. It
provides a comprehensive information about 9 oilseed crops viz., Groundnut, Rapeseed and
Mustard, Soybean, Sunflower, Safflower, Sesame, Niger, Castor and Linseed.
There are 6 sections for each crop: Crop information, Released varieties and hybrids, State-wise
preferred varieties and hybrids, AICRP centres contact information, ICAR seed Project centres
dealing with oilseed crops, Mandis/selling markets for each state.
In crop information section the user can have the information on crop particulars like its scientific
name, major growing states, local names, climate, duration, seed rate, seed treatment, sowing
season, spacing, crops suitable for intercropping, irrigation, Recommended dose of fertilisers (RDF),
major diseases and pests, harvesting, yield, cost of cultivation, MSP etc.