• To undertake basic and strategic research in integrated farming system on production technologies for improving productivity and resource use efficiencies.

  • To develop efficient, economically viable and environmentally sustainable integrated farming system models for different farming situations.

  • To undertake on-farm testing, verification and refinement of system-based farm production technologies.

  • To undertake human resource development and capacity building in integrated farming system.

  • To act as a repository of information on all aspects of farming systems research and development.

  • To coordinate and monitor integrated farming systems research in the country.