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    Snake Repellant

by the Army. Effective against deadly

poisonous snake including spectacled cobra                   Micro Farming Technology

(Najanaja) banded krait (Bungarusfasciatus),     farming protocols were standardization for
                                                 remote posts. Feasibility of the technology
monoocledcobra (Najakaouthia),             saw-  is established at 17600 ftamsl. Crops such
                                                 as radish, cabbage, fenugreek, broccoli and
scaled viper (Echiscarinatus), russell’s viper   mustard were successfully grown using micro-
                                                 farming technology.
(Daboiarusselii). It does not harm the snake
                                                 Psychological Test and Selection Systems
only repel out the snake. Shelf life of the      (PTSS)

repellent is one year in any environment             Psychological Test and Selection Systems
                                                 (PTSS) has been installed for NSG Commandos
conditions. It is non-toxic, non-hazards.        at NSG HQ, Manaser and training was
                                                 provided to Users.
Micro Farming Technology for Fresh Food at
High Altitude

    Micro farming technology for fresh food
at high altitude is developed by DIHAR.
Multi-tier units were designed and the

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