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Trustees of UPASI Tea Research Foundation 2015

Mr. N. Dharmaraj
President, UPASI
Harrisons Malayalam Ltd.,
Bristow Road
Willingdon Island
Kochi – 682 003, Kerala.
Dir: +91 484 2667701
Off: +91 484 2668023
Mobile: +91 94464 49100
E-mail: naren.dharm@hml.co.in
Mr. D. Vinod Sivappa
Vice President, UPASI
Bettagere Group Estates
Post Box No. 42
Suntikoppa 571 237
Kodagu, Karnataka
Off: +91 8276 262369
Res: +91 8276 262234
Mobile: +91 94480 75700
E-mail: dvsbetta@gmail.com
Mr. K.A.Bharath Mandanna
The BBTC Limited
Mudis Group
Mudis,
Coimbatore – 642 117. Tamil Nadu
Mr. Chacko P Thomas
Kanan Devan Hills Plantations Company Private Limited, KDHP House
Munnar 685 612, Kerala
Cell: 09447783213
E-mail: chacko.thomas@kdhptea.co.in
Mr. M.P. Cherian
Cottanad Plantations Ltd.,
Post Box No. 1117
Kozhikode – 673 032, Kerala
Dir: + 91- 495 – 2765093
Off : + 91- 495 – 2765261
Cell: + 91- 9447086660
E-mail: mpcherian@gmail.com
Mr. N. Dharmaraj 
Harrisons Malayalam Ltd.
Bristow Road, Willingdon Island
Kochi -682 003
Mr. Gilbert D’Souza
A.V. Thomas Group Companies P.B. No. 4260, Panampilly Nagar P.O., Kochi- 682 036, Kerala
Mr. Hameed HUQ
Tata Coffee Ltd.,
57, Railway Parallel Road
Kumara Park (West)
Bengaluru – 560 020
Mr. Prashant B. Bhansali
Kairbetta Estates Syndicate
Kotagiri Post
Nilgiris – 643 217
Mr. D.V.M. Premkumar
Kamalin Tea Estate
Bengorm
HULICAl – 643 234.
Mr. C. Shreedharan
Tea Estates India Limited
10, Damu Nagar
Coimbatore – 641 045
Mr. P. M. Srikrishnan
KDHP Company Pvt Ltd
KDHP House
Munnar – Kerala 685 612.
Mr. Suresh Jacob
Katary & Sutton Estates
Neelamalai Agro Industries Ltd
Katary P.O 643 213
Nilgiris.
Mr. V. Unnikrishnan
The Rajagiri Rubber & Produce Co. Ltd.
PB No. 4260
Panampilly Nagar
Kochi 682 036, Kerala.
The Deputy Secretary, MOC / Under Secretary (Plantations-A)
Ministry of Commerce
Department of Commerce
Government of India
Udyog Bhavan
New Delhi – 110 011.
The Director
Internal Finance Wing
Ministry of Commerce
Department of Commerce
Government of India
Udyog Bhavan
New Delhi – 110 011.
Mr. Santosh Sarangi, IAS
Chairman
Tea Board
14, BTM Sarani
Kolkata – 700 001.
C. Paulrasu, IAS
Executive Director
Tea Board, Shelwood
Coonoor – 643101
Dir: + 91- 423 -2230316
Off : + 91- 423-2231638
E-mail: teaboardcoonoor@rediffmail.com
Mr. A.K. DAS
Deputy Chairman
FA & CAO, Tea Board
14, BTM Sarani
Kolkata – 700 001
Dir: + 91-33-22215717
Off: + 91-33- 22351411
Dr. B. Bera
Director (Research)
Tea Board of India
14, BTM Sarani, Kolkata – 700 001
Off: + 91-033-2235 1411; Extn 221
Dir: + 91-033-2235 5538
E-mail: biswajittra@yahoo.co.in
Mr. Ullas Menon
Secretary General
UPASI, Post Box No. 11
Glenview
Dir: + 91 – 423 – 2230445
Off: + 91 – 423 – 2230270
Cell: + 91 – 9842230460
E-mail: upasisancharnet.in / menonullas@gmail.com

 

Executive Committee
Mr. C.N.Nataraj
Pitru Chaya,
203, Pooja Apartments
42, Vittal Mallya Road
Bangalore – 560 001
Off : + 91 – 80 – 22112500
Cell: + 91 – 94480 09690 / 98440 88500
E-mail: pkgeorge@yahoo.com
Mr.G.J.Ancheril
President-UPASI
A.V. George & Co. Pvt. Ltd.,
Ancheril Bank Buildings
Baker Junction
Kottayam – 686 001. Kerala.
Mr. T.V. Alexander
Managing Director
Kannan Devan Hills Plantation Pvt.Ltd.
KDHP House
Munnar – 685 612, Kerala.
Dir: + 91- 4865 – 230463
Off : + 91- 4865 – 230561 – 65
Cell: + 91 – 94471 63310
E-mail: alexander.tv@kdhptea.co.in
Mr. G.J. Ancheril
A.V. George & Co. Pvt. Ltd.,
Ancheril Bank Buildings
Baker Junction
Kottayam – 686 001
Dir: + 91- 481 – 2564657
Off : + 91- 481 – 2563291 & 92
Cell: + 91- 9447142657
E-mail: gjancheeril@yahoo.com
Mr. K.A.B. Mandanna
BBTC Limited
Mudis Group, Mudis.
Coimbatore Dist – 642 117.
Dir: + 91 – 4253 – 234259
Off : + 91- 4253 – 234223
Cell + 91 – 9443383630
E-mail: bbtcmudis@dataone.in
Mr. M.P. Cherian
Cottanad Plantations Ltd.,
Post Box No. 1117
Kozhikode – 673 032, Kerala
Dir: + 91- 495 – 2765093
Off : + 91- 495 – 2765261
Cell: + 91- 9447086660
E-mail: mpcherian@gmail.com
Mr. Hameed HUQ
Tata Coffee Ltd.,
57, Railway Parallel Road, Kumara Park (West)
Bengaluru – 560 020
Dir: +91- 080 – 23318841
Off: +91- 080 – 23560695
Cell: + 91 – 9945275575
E-mail: hh@tatacoffee.com
Mr. A.E.Joseph
Alampally Estate
Pasupara – 685 502
Idukki Dist
Kerala.
Off : + 91- 4869 – 246223
Cell: + 91- 9447034324
E-mail: alamtea@gmail.com
Mr. Marvin Rodrigues
Heggadde Estates
Norway 573 134
Via Sakleshpur,
Hassan District.
Off : +91 – 8177 – 276631; +91 – 80 – 25599722
Cell: + 91 – 9880133722
E-mail: heggadde@hotmail.com
Mr. Nagappan AL.RM
Karie Kollie ‘C’ Estate
573, 4th Block, 8th Main
3rd Cross, Koramangala
Bangalore 560 034, Karnataka.
Off : +91 – 80-25533016
Cell: + 91 – 9448456778
E-mail: karriekollie6@hotmail.com
Mr. E. K. Nandakumar
Menon & Pai
VIII / 793/2,
I. S. Press Road
Kochi – 682 018,
Kerala
Off : + 91- 484 -2390581; 2394205
Cell: + 91- 9447043070
E-mail: menonpai@vsnl.net
Mr. Pankaj Kapoor
Harrisons Malayalam Ltd.,
Bristow Road
Wellingdon Island
Kochi 682 003, Kerala.
Dir: + 91- 484- 2667676
Off : + 91- 484-2668023
Cell: + 91- 9447775550
E-mail: Pankaj_kapoor@harrisonsmalayalam.com
Mr. Pemmaiah CM
Chowri Estate
Hoddur Village & PO
Murnad – 571 252
Kodagu District, Karnataka
Off : + 91-8272 – 232360; 232274
Cell: + 91 – 9845314215
E-mail: chcpamca@sancharnet.in
Mr. Peter Mathias
Chairman, UPASI Tea Committee
DBSL Mathias & Sons
36, Rest House Crescent
Bangalore – 560 001
Off : + 91- 80 -25587175
Cell: + 91- 9844037175
E-mail: pgmathias@yahoo.co.in
 Mr. T.G.B. Pinto
The United Nilgiri Tea Estates Co. Ltd.,
Chamraj P.O. – 643 204
Nilgiris
Off : + 91 – 423 – 2258737
Cell: + 91 – 9843233317
E-mail: chamraj@vsnl.com
Mr. Prashant B. Bhansali
Kairbetta Estates Syndicate
Kotagiri Post, Nilgiris 643 217
Dir: + 91- 4266 -271673
Off: + 91- 4266 -271729
Cell: + 91- 9786030815
E-mail: kairbetta@hotmail.com
Mr. D.V.M. Premkumar
Kamalin Tea Estate
Bengorm
HULICAl Post – 643 234
Off : + 91 – 423 – 2281218
Cell: + 91 – 9443051215
E-mail: dvmpremkumar@rediffmail.com
Mr. T.W.V. Rasquinha
Seegehally Estate
G. Hosahalli P.O.
Mudigere – 577 132
Chikmagalur District, Karnataka
Off: : + 91- 8263 -215149
Cell: + 91 – 9448939949
E-mail: titusraquinha@gail.com
Mr. Sahadev Balakrishna
Coffee Planter
P.O. No. 5, Koppa 577 126
Chikmagalur District
Karnataka
Off : + 91-8265- 221024
Cell: + 91-98584010001
E-mail: shahadevb@gmail.com
Mr. Shaji Philip
‘Manamel’
150, Lavelle Road
Bangalore – 560 001
Off : + 91- 80 – 22272824
Cell: + 91- 9448051428
E-mail: sphilip.manamel@gmail.com
Mr. C. Shreedharan
Tea Estates India Limited
10, Damu Nagar
Coimbatore 641 045
Dir : + 91- 422 – 4351536
Cell : + 91- 9894602300
E-mail: shree@woodbriargroup.com
Mr. P. M. Srikrishnan
KDHP Company Pvt Ltd
KDHP House, Munnar
Kerala – 685 612
Dir: + 91- 4865-230309
Off: + 91- 4865 -230261-65
Cell: + 91- 9447063308
E-mail: Srikrishnan.pm@kdhptea.co.in
Mr. Suresh Jacob
Katary & Sutton Estates
Neelamalai Agro Industries Ltd
Katary P.O – 643 213
Nilgiris
Off : + 91- 423 – 2284335 ; 2284209
Cell: + 91- 9443354612
E-mail: kataryestate@sancharnet.in
Mr. Thomas Jacob
Vaniampara Rubber Co. Ltd.,
Vazhakala Buildings
K. K. Road
Kottayam – 686 001, Kerala
Dir: + 91- 481-2564946
Cell: + 91-9846156298
E-mail: vanrubco@yahoo.com
Mr. J.K. Thomas
Malankara Plantations Ltd.,
Malankara Buildings
Kodimatha,
Kottayam – 686 039
Off : + 91- 481-2568360; 2568335
Cell: + 91- 9447155433
E-mail: thomasjk@sify.com
Mr. Udayakumar Samuel
Parry Agro Industries Ltd.,
Estate Administration Office
P.O. Iyerpadi Via,
Pollachi – 642 108
Off: : + 91- 4253 -222265
Cell: + 91- 9443030771
E-mail: teasas@pai.murugappa.com
Mr. V.Unnikrishnan
The Rajagiri Rubber & Produce Co. Ltd.
PB No. 4260, Panampilly Nagar
Kochi 682 036, Kerala
Dir: + 91- 484- 4012148
Off: + 91- 2315312
Cell: + 91- 9447083388
E-mail: unniavt@airtelmail.in
Mr. Vijayann P Rajes
MSP Plantations Cauvery Peak P. O.
Yercaud – 636 602
Salem District
Dir: + 91- 4281- 226612
Off: + 91- 4281- 226613 & 14 & 15
Cell: + 91- 9443226612
E-mail: vijayannrajes@gmail.com
Mr. D. Vinod Sivappa
Bettagere Group Estates
P.O. No. 42
Suntikoppa – 571 237
Kodagu, Karnataka
Off:: + 91- 8276 – 262369
Cell: + 91- 9448075700
E-mail: dvsbetta@gmail.com

 

Tea Committee
Mr. Peter Mathias
Chairman, UPASI Tea Committee
DBSL Mathias & Sons
36, Rest House Crescent
Bangalore – 560 001
Mr. T.V. Alexander
Managing Director
Kannan Devan Hills Plantation Pvt.Ltd.
KDHP House, Munnar – 685 612
Kerala
Mr. G.J. Ancheril
A.V. George & Co. Pvt. Ltd.,
Ancheril Bank Buildings
Baker Junction
Kottayam – 686 001
Mr. K.A.B. Mandanna
BBTC Limited
Mudis Group
Mudis
Coimbatore Dist – 642 117
Mr. Hameed HUQ
Tata Coffee Ltd.,
57, Railway Parallel Road
Kumara Park (West)
Bengaluru – 560 020
Mr. A.E. Joseph
Alampally Estate
Pasupara – 685 502
Idukki Dist
Kerala.
Mr. Pankaj Kapoor
Harrisons Malayalam Ltd.,
Bristow Road, Wellingdon Island
Kochi 682 003, Kerala.
Mr. T.G.B. Pinto
The United Nilgiri Tea Estates Co. Ltd.,
Chamraj P.O. 643 204
Nilgiris.
Mr. Prashant B. Bhansali
Kairbetta Estates Syndicate
Kotagiri Post
Nilgiris – 643 217
Mr. D.V.M. Premkumar
Kamalin Tea Estate
Bengorm
HULICAl Post – 643 234.
Mr. C. Shreedharan
Tea Estates India Limited
10, Damu Nagar
Coimbatore – 641 045.
Mr. P.M. Srikrishnan
KDHP Company Pvt Ltd
KDHP House
Munnar
Kerala – 685 612
Mr. Suresh Jacob
Katary & Sutton Estates
Neelamalai Agro Industries Ltd
Katary P.O 643 213
Nilgiris.
Mr. J.K. Thomas
Malankara Plantations Ltd.,
Malankara Buildings
Kodimatha,
Kottayam – 686 039
Mr. Udayakumar Samuel
Parry Agro Industries Ltd.,
Estate Administration Office
P.O. Iyerpadi Via,
Pollachi – 642 108
Mr. V. Unnikrishnan
The Rajagiri Rubber & Produce Co. Ltd.
PB No. 4260
Panampilly Nagar
Kochi 682 036, Kerala.

News & Events

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  • Dr. C.S. Venkata Ram Memorial Annual Tea Colloquium-2015

    Dr. C.S. Venkata Ram Memorial Annual Tea Colloquium will be held on July 10, 2015 at Seminar Hall, UPASI Tea Research Foundation, Tea Research Institute, Valparai. The maximum time for presentation is ten minutes followed by discussion. Prizes will be awarded for the best three…

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  • Residue analysis in other crops

    31-05-2013

    The Pesticide Residue Division is equipped with state-of-art instruments viz., Gas Chromatograph, High Performance Liquid Chromatograph, GCMS, Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer, etc., Our lab is GLP certified by National GLP Compliance Monitoring Authority, Govt. of India for the execution of Pesticide Residue Studies. We are accredited…

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  • Vacancy 2017

    09/06/2016 @ 4:55 pm

    Date of Publish: 12.01.2017 UPASI TEA RESEARCH FOUNDATION TEA RESEARCH INSTITUTE NIRAR DAM P.O. VALPARAI – 642 127   THE POST OF RESEARCH FELLOWS ENTOMOLOGY Project title:  CABI project “Sustainable Tea Production”             Designation of Posts Fellowship Consolidated (Rs.) Relevant Qualifications   Research Fellows (2)…

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  • Monthly circular – April 2014

    07/04/2014

       Monthly Circular April -2014  WEATHER Weather data recorded in March 2014 at the TRF observatory are given below, along with the corresponding figures for March 2013. Year Total Rainfall mm Mean Sunshine hr/day Mean Temperature ° C Mean Relative Humidity % at Mean Evaporation…

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  • Quotations & Tenders

    DETAILS OF VEHICLES FOR SALE Sl. No. Make Regn. No. Place Year of Mfg. 1 Suzuki Max 100 R TN 41 F 7245 Valparai 1999 2 Suzuki Max 100 R TN 41 F 7246 Valparai 1999 3 Suzuki Max 100 R TN 41 F 7250…

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Articles

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  • Publications

    09.05.2012

    Ajaikumar, S., Siby Mathew, R. Raj Kumar and P. Mohan Kumar (2014). Mechanical harvesting in tea: A case study of Pasuparai estate. Journal of Plantation Crops. 42(2): 201-214. Ajay, D. and Baby, U.I. 2010. Induction of systemic resistance to Exobasidium vexans in tea through SAR…

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  • Latest

    12/12/12

    The principal landmark in the history of tea research in south India, was the establishment of a Tea Experimental Station in Gudalur in 1926. During the last seven and half decades, this research organisation. Now known as the UPASI Tea Research Foundation (UPASI TRF), had…

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  • Publications and Library

    01/02/05

    Annual Report is the one among the major publications of UPASI TRF. Annual report of each year is released by September of the following year. Other publications include Research Highlights and half yearly Newsletters. The Bulletin of UPASI TRF is an occasional publication. The Handbook…

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Conferences Seminars

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  • PLACROSYM XXI

    DATE:  10-12 December 2014

    PLACE:  Kozhikode

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  • Research Extension Meeting

    DATE:  06-08 May 2013

    PLACE:  Valparai

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  • JOINT AREA SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIA (JASS)

    DATE:  

    PLACE:  

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  • INTERNATIONAL TEA CONVENTION

    DATE:  

    PLACE:  

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  • TGLIA

    DATE:   2013

    PLACE:  

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  • Dr.C.S. Venkata Ram Annual Tea Colloquium

    DATE:  1 August 2013

    PLACE:  VALPARAI

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  • INTERACTIVE SESSIONS / WORKSHOPS

    DATE:  28/04/2012

    PLACE:  VALPARAI

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  • PLATINUM JUBILEE SYMPOSIUM

    DATE:  2001

    PLACE:  Chennai

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  • PLANTATION CROPS SYMPOSIUM 2014

    DATE:  2014

    PLACE:  

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  • UPASI ANNUAL CONFERENCE

    DATE:  September 2013

    PLACE:  Coonoor

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Research Activities

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  • Pesticide Residue

    Of late, considering the constant usage of pesticides and to monitor the residues in the final produce, a well equipped test facility was established at UPASI TRI in 1994. The pesticide residue laboratory is accredited by National Accreditation Board for testing and calibration Laboratories (NABL)…

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  • Botany

    The Tea Research Institute at Valparai has seven divisions namely Botany, Soil Chemistry, Entomology, Pesticide Residue, Plant Pathology & Microbiology, Plant Physiology & Biotechnology and Tea Technology. Botany Research activities of Botany Division include plant improvement, cultivation practices and weed research. Plant improvement programme was…

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  • Soil Chemistry

    Chemistry Division is involved in research pertaining to soil-plant nutrients of tea besides extending analytical service to the industry. The research activities include investigations on physico-chemical properties of soil, soil-plant interactions, response of tea to major, secondary and micronutrients and their interactions. The research work…

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  • Entomology

    Entomology Division involve in basic and applied aspects of insect pests, particularly, biology, ecology and evolving control measures. The division evolved and recommended physical, chemical and biological method of tea pests control. In the past, extensive studies on bioecology, crop loss due to major pests…

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  • Pathology & Microbiology

    In the division of Plant Pathology & Microbiology, research is carried out on diseases of tea and biofertilizers. Among the tea diseases, blister blight is the most important leaf disease caused by the pathogen, Exobasidium vexans affecting the tender harvestable shoots of tea resulting in…

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  • Physiology & Biotechnology

    Plant Physiology Division was established in 1980 which has been primarily concentrated on crop productivity. The division strives for excellence in applied research in tea productivity and bush health besides biotechnological studies. The research undertaken extends over a wide range of research programmes having collaborative…

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  • Tea Technology

    Besides offering the analytical services and involving in inter laboratory ring test to validate the test methods, Tea Technology Division is concerned about quality of final produce in accordance with PFA Act requirements, storage studies, value added products and manufacturing aspects. The laboratory has been…

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