Besides the main campus at Puttur, an Experimental Station at Shantigodu, which is 13 km. away from the main campus also forms part of this Directorate. This Experimental Station was started as Cashew Seed Farm under Central Plantation Crops Research Institute in the year 1972. During 1986 when NRC Cashew (presently Directorate of Cashew Research) was established at Puttur, this became as Experimental Station under the preview of NRC Cashew, Puttur and now under Directorate of Cashew Research, Puttur.
- Cashew Day-2018 was held at this Directorate on 21-03-2018
- A one day Hindi workshop was organized on 7th February, 2018 at this Directorate.
- Annual Group Meeting of Scientists of AICRP on Cashew was held during 21st to 23rd December, 2017 at this Directorate
- World Soil Day was celebrated on 5th December 2017 at ICAR-Directorate of Cashew Research, Puttur, Karnataka.