Insects dominate almost all ecosystems on our planet. One of the factors that has contributed to their astonishing success has been their small size. It was therefore significant that this year saw the NBAIR discovering Kikiki huna, an egg parasitoid, the smallest insect on earth capable of flying. This rare insect is not known from most parts of the world. It is just one of the treasures unearthed by the NBAIR during the last year. Taxonomists of the Bureau regularly survey different agroecosystems including North East, Andamans and Western Ghats for their unique insect fauna and many taxa not known in India have been discovered and documented. read more...


  • To act as a nodal agency for collection, characterization, documentation, conservation, exchange, research and utilization of agriculturally important insect resources(including mites, spiders and related arthropods) for sustainable agriculture.
  • Capacity building, dissemination of technologies and forging linkages with stake holders.
  • On farm validation of biocontrol strategies, forging linkages with commodity based crop research Institutes, AICRP/ AINP and capacity building.


Dr.Chandish R. Ballal, Director, receives Panjabrao Deshmukh Woman Agricultural Scientist Award 2015  Dr.N.Bakthavatsalam received BIRAC Award 2017 Dr.S.Shalini received Jawaharlal Nehru Award 2017 During DG's Visit to ICAR-NBAIR ICAR-NBAIR Pollinator-garden Fifth NCBC Conference ICAR-NBAIR Biotechnology Lab ICAR-NBAIR Mahila Kisan Diwas Societal Innovation Award 2015 Dr.Deepa Bhagat received Gandhian Young Technological Innovation (GYTI) Award 2017




   
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Walk in interview SRF to work in ICAR-CRP project entitled "Genomics-Insect Genomics" on April 25th, 2018 10:30 AM at ICAR-NBAIR, Bengaluru


Walk in interview DBT sponsored project "Developing a nonomatrix for delivery of pheromone synergists of housefly Musca domestica on 20th April,2018 at 10:30 AM at ICAR-NBAIR, Bengaluru


Awareness programme on Invasive Rugose Spiraling Whitefly Aleurodicus rugioperculatus on 06th Feb,2018


Employment Results - For the post of Technical Assistant (T-3) at ICAR-NBAIR,Bangalore
i. Draft Merit/Rserve List
ii. Marks scored by the candidates
iii. List of candidates whose OMR sheets were not evaluated

Awareness programme on “Invasive Rugose spiralling whitefly in Coconut at ICAR-KVK, Mangalore on 06th February, 2018


ICAR-NBAIR Scientists awarded the “Certificate of Merit and Appreciation” on 26th Jan 2018


ICAR-NBAIR Silver Jubilee Celebrations-2018, Curtain Raiser program on 24th January, 2018 at Yelahanka Campus, Bengaluru


69th Republic Day Celebrated at ICAR-NBAIR, Bengaluru


Online Examinatin (DR) for the post of Lower Division Clerk in the Institutes of ICAR-2016


Annual day of ICAR-NBAIR and Kannada Rajyotsava Celebration at ICAR-NBAIR, Bengaluru


Celebration of Agricultural Education Day at ICAR-NBAIR, Bengaluru


Outbreak of invasive rugose spiraling whitefly on oil palm plantation in Andhra Pradesh


World Soil day celebration on 5th december at ICAR-NBAIR, Bengaluru


Second Announcement

ICAR-NBAIR Organizes International Conference on Biological Control: Approaches & Applications - ICBC 2018


Celebration of Vigilance Awareness Week 2017 at ICAR-NBAIR, Bengaluru


Dr.S.Shalini,ICAR-NBAIR received Jawaharlal Nehru Award for P. G. Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Research in Agricultural and Allied Sciences 2016 (for crop Protection) on July 16,2017 at New Delhi


ICAR-NBAIR Scientists share “Societal Innovation Award 2015”


Celebration of Mahila Kisan Diwas at ICAR-NBAIR, Bengaluru


Celebration of Sarwatra Swachhta at ICAR-NBAIR, Bengaluru


ICAR-NBAIR Scientists share BIRAC Bio-Innovations award


Celebration of 'Swachhta Hi Seva' at ICAR-National Bureau Of Agricultural Insect Resources, Hebbal Campus, Bengaluru


Swachhta Sewa Divas was celebrated at ICAR-NBAIR Yelahanka campus


Hindi Diwas Celebrated at ICAR-NBAIR on 14 September 2017


SAARC Regional Consultation on ‘Facilitating the use of microbial pesticides in South Asia’


Shri. Chhabilendra Roul, Additional Secy. (DARE) & Secy. (ICAR) visited ICAR-NBAIR on 24th August 2017


ICAR-NBAIR celebrated 70th Independence day on 15th August, 2017


Additional Secretary & Finance Advisor (DARE/ICAR) visited ICAR-NBAIR,Bengaluru on 12.08.2017


Circular for Doctors are Nominated as Authorized Medical Attendants for this Bureau period up to 31.12.2018


ICAR-NBAIR celebrated International Yoga Day on June 21, 2017


Empowering Women Farmers on Biological Control


26th Annual group meeting of AICRP on biological control of crop pests held at YSPUHF, Solan


Incidence and infestation of invasive rugose spiraling whitefly in Karnataka


21st RAC meeting held at ICAR-NBAIR on 12-04-2017


ICAR-NBAIR participated in Krishi Unnati Mela, at IARI


Announcement: International Conference on Biological Control will be conducted in 2018


ICAR-NBAIR celebrated Women's Day on 8th March


Mrs.Amita Prasad, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change visited ICAR-NBAIR


Publications on invasive rugose spiraling whitefly, Aleurodicus rugioperculatus Martin


Insect genetic resources at ICAR-NBAIR


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