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Updated on 29 Sep, 2018


Dr Shailendra Kumar Yadav

Chairman and Convener

 

 

 

Discipline: Agriculture Production System
Contribution (including publications):
• Research Papers Published :15
• Technical Bulletins: 06
• Programme under ODL: 02
• Articles: 05
 
Projects handled, if any: Eight (Details given in table)
Members of Committees:
• Member, Academic Council, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi. (2007-2009). 
• Member, Academic Council, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi (2013 –till date). 
• Member, Academic Council Standing Committee, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi. (2014-till date). 
• Member, School Board, School of Agriculture, IGNOU, New Delhi. (Since 2006).
• Member of School Board, School of Journalism and New Media Studies, IGNOU, New Delhi (2010-2012).
• Member of School Board, School of Computer and Information Sciences, IGNOU, New Delhi (2012-2014).
• Life Member, Indian Society of Weed Science.
• Life Member, Agricultural Research Scientist (ARS) Forum, ICAR New Delhi.
• Member, Agricultural Research Communication Centre, Karnal, Haryana (2000-01). 
• Chairman, Horticulture Committee, IGNOU, New Delhi (May 2008-till date).
• Chairman, School Board, School of Agriculture (since July 2013). 
• Member Joint Coordination & Implementation Committee (JCIC) for APEDA programmes.
• Member, Convocation Steering Committee, IGNOU for 23, 24, 25, and 26th Convocation 
• A member in the National Technical Working group (NTWG) constituted by Quality Control of India (QCI) to formulate and finalize the “Standards of GLOBAL GAP in Indian Context”. 
• A member in the “Task Force” constituted by Quality Control of India (QCI) to formulate and finalize the “Standards of India GAP in Indian Context”. 
• Member Works Committee of the university 
• Other than the above mentioned Assignments, acted as member/chairman in different committees constituted from time for specific activity.
 
Achievements:
• Two Certificate programme launched in the area of Organic farming and Beekeeping. 
• Conducted research on different aspects of host crop management and lac production. 
• Developed successful cultivation and lac production technology on Semialata
 
Area of Interest:
Organic Farming, Traditional Farming systems
 
 
Projects Handled

 

Sl No.
Sponsoring Agency
Title of the Project
1.                   
Indian Lac Research Institute(ICAR), Ranchi, Jharkhand
Management of Flemingia semialata for sustainable kusmi lac production under various crop geometry and irrigation
2.
National Agriculture Technology Project (NATP)(ICAR), new Delhi
Sustainable management of plant Bio-diversity
3.
Indian Lac Research Institute(ICAR), Ranchi, Jharkhand
Effect of Nitrogen on growth and lac yield of Palas(Butea monosperma)
4.
State Forest Department, Gujarat
Skill Development and capacity building in Lac culture through training and demonstration in Gujarat
5.
Indian Lac Research Institute(ICAR), Ranchi, Jharkhand
Integration of Flemingia semailata with horticultural crops for sustainable lac production under irrigated conditions
6.
APEDA, Ministry of Commerce, GOI
IGNOU-APEDA Joint project  for the development of Certificate in Organic Farming
7.
APEDA, Ministry of Commerce,  GOI
IGNOU-APEDA Joint project  for the development of Post Graduate Diploma in Food Safety and Quality Management
8.
NHM, Ministry of Agriculture, GOI
Capacity Building in Horticulture

 

Official Address:
Chief Vigilance Officer ,
(I/c) Block No.- 1,
Room No.- 19B,
 New Delhi - 110068
New Delhi, India
  011- 29534151/011-29571118
  011- 29534151
  skyadav@ignou.ac.in