Research on evaluation of commercial varieties of Gerbera, Liliums, Anthurium and Alstroemeria are being carried out.
Evaluation of Cymbidium hybrids and Phalaenopsis orchids are being carried out under protected conditions.
Large scale production of biofertilizers viz., Azospirillum, Phosphobacteria, Rhizobium, VAM and Azotobacter, biocontrol agents viz., Trichoderma viride, Beauveria bassiana, Metarrhizium anisopliae, Verticillium lecani, Pseudomonas fluorescens and Paecilomyces lilacinus for distribution among the farming community for sustainable production.
Research on cutflower production technology
Research on medicinal and aromatic plants production technology
Maintenance of mother plants, from which the medicinal and aromatic planting materials are produced in large scale.
Germplasm collections of rare medicinal plants
Production of essential oils from aromatic plants viz., rosemary, thyme, lemongrass and dry leaves of rosemary.
Temperate fruit orchard with different varieties of Apple, Peach, Plum, Walnut, Almond, Pomegrante and soft Pear is being maintained.
Research on edible and medicinal mushroom production
Organic Tea cultivation
Medicinal Park comprising 350 species of medicinal and aromatic plants is being maintained.
Climatological observatory under ISRO.
Research on hill vegetable crops viz., Potato, Carrot, Radish, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Broccoli, Celery, Palak, Faba beans, Garlic, Elephant garlic, Amaranthus and Chakravarthi Keerai.
Seed production of temperate vegetables.
Seed production of green manure crops viz., Buck wheat and Lupin.