(Formerly Indian Lac Research Institute)
Namkum, Ranchi - 834010
Estd : September 20, 1924             Ph: 2260117, 2261156   Fax:2260202





Research - Extension - Farmer's Interface cum Workshop on Lac cultivation organized at Khunti Jharkhand on 5th February, 2016

On the occasion of 5th Technology Fortnight a Research - Extension - Farmer's Interface cum Workshop on "Lac Cultivation" was organized under a collaborative project with Government of Jharkhand by ICAR-IINRG at Torpa, Khunti Jharkhand on 5th February, 2016.

Request for Nomination of Award 2016

Nomination for Excellent Lac Farmers Award 2016 / Excellent Lac Promotion Executive Award 2016 / Excellent Lac Industrialist Award 2016.

Nominations may be sent by 03.02.2016 to

Report of Soil Health Day Programme held on 05.12.2015

ICAR-Indian Institute of Natural Resins & Gums, Namkum, Ranchi organised World Soil Health Day Programme in which 130 participants participated. Soil Health cards were also distributed to the farmers.

7th Coordination Committee Meeting of Network Project on HPVA of NRG

The 7th Coordination Committee Meeting of Network Project on Harvesting, Processing & Value Addition of Natural Resins and Gums was held at the TNAU-Forest College and Research Institute, Mettupalayam, Tamil Nadu during October 27-28, 2015.
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IINRG Scientists find lac insects in vellore

Discovery brightens scope of its cultivation in the State for commercial purposes. Two scientists from the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)-Indian Institute of Natural Resins and Gums (IINRG), Ranchi, have discovered lac insect on rain tree and pipal tree in the peripheral areas of Jawadhu Hills, Gandhi Nagar in Katpadi and Vellore Fort.

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All the pensioners are requested to download the proforma with necessary instructions issued from Govt. of India, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions (Deptt. of pension & pensioner,s welfare),New Delhi for applying of Pensioners ID Card.

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Quality Evaluation Laboratory (IS/ISO 9001:2008)

The Quality Evaluation Laboratory of IINRG is IS/ISO 9001:2008 accredited laboratory to render services for collection, analysis, testing and reporting of lac and lac based products.

The laboratory is engaged in the quality evaluation of lac and lac based products for more than 50 years and resins and gums recently, catering to the requests of lac processing industries including samples meant for export. 

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