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agriculturist

Background

Was born on January 28, 1947 in Bellane, Karnataka, India.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Agricultural College, Bangalore, India, 1969. Master of Science, Agricultural College, Bangalore, India, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, 1976.

Career

Scientist S1 Indian Institute Horticultural Research, Bangalore, India, 1976—1981. Scientist S2 Central Arid Zone Research Institute, Jodhpur, India, 1981—1983. Scientist S3, professor, principal scientist Indian Agricultural Research Institute, 1983—1994.

Assistant director general economics, statistics, marketing, policy planning, plan implementation and monitoring National Center Agricultural Economics and Policy Research, New Delhi, 1995—2000, director, 2000—2005. National director national agricultural technical project Indian Council Agricultural Research, since 2005.

Membership

Fellow: National Academy Agricultural Sciences.