Proficiency testing program in grape homogenate for pesticide residue analysis

The National Referral Laboratory at ICAR-National Research Centre for Grapes, Pune is pleased to announce the organization of Proficiency Testing (PT) programme for analysis of pesticide residues in grape homogenate. The interested laboratories are requested to register within the deadline mentioned in the specific guideline document along with the payment details. Registration form without the payment details will not be accepted. The Test Item (grape homogenate, approx.150 g) will be shipped to the "Address for shipment of test items" mentioned in the registration form. 



Activity                                                                   Dead line

Opening Registration period

9th September, 2021

Deadline for Registration

20th September, 2021

Shipment of the Test Item

28th September, 2021 to 1st  October,2021

Deadline for receiving Test Item by the laboratory

1st  October,2021

Deadline for receiving the result from the laboratory

12th October, 2021

Preliminary Report

20th October, 2021

Final Report

30th November, 2021

For details please refer the attachments;

PT - General guidelines

PT - Specific guidelines

Registration form

Target list of analytes

Acknowledgement form                                   

Test report format

Customer complaint                                         

Feedback Form


Note: Please note that the registration fee does not include the shipping charge of Test Item.


Please refer to the following link on ICAR-NRCG website for details of the program and registration; 


*Please note that all the communications regarding the current PT will be done and exchanged through this e-mail ID only (