Promoting Trans disciplinary Research and Action in Sustainable Management of Agrobiodiversity

We Are

MSSRF Family

Community Agrobiodiversity Centre (CAbC) was established in 1997 at Wayanad district of Kerala, as one of the regional centres of M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF), Chennai, India. The Centre was established to promote community conservation systems of rural and tribal people through research, extension and advocacy. Centre works in partnership with rural and farming communities for sustainable agricultural and rural development. The activities are designed in such a way that promotes a pro-nature, pro-poor, pro-woman and a pro-livelihood orientation to technology development and dissemination.

Our Intervention Areas

Children and poor people are at high risk of severe malnutrition & no education

What’s Happening

Ongoing Projects

Stories from the field

Mathothpoyil is one of the largest Paniya hamlets in the bank of Panamaram River, which floods every year in monsoon ...
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Along the scenic, water-logged coastal regions of Kerala, more famously recalled for its annual boating and cultural festivals, is the ...
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In Kuttanad region of Kerala, there are canals, lagoons, lakes, backwaters and shallow wells, but only a small portion of ...
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