Research Station, GAJA :

The research centre, Gaja is situated in District Tehri Garhwal. It is connected to Rishikesh - New Tehri highway through a link road from Khadi. It is about 60 km from Rishikesh. Presently, it is functioning under the administrative control of the college of Forestry and Hill Agriculture, Ranichuri. It is spread over an area of 6.5 hectares at an altitude of 1700m above msl. The geographical and climatic conditions of the centre are considered to be suitable for seed production of the vegetable and flowers. The climate also favours the cultivation of tea, cereals, small millets and pulses and pulses. Research on fruit trees as well as protected cultivation of vegetables and flowers are also undertaken at this centre.