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2011-12

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Research papers     2011-12

Bapuji Rao B, Linitha Nair, Rao VUM, Khushu MK, Hussai R, 2012. Assessing the impacts of increased temperature on mustard (Brassica juncea L.) yields using real time data from diverse environments. Cruciferae Newsletter 31: 31-33.

Chinmay Biswas, Ravindra Singh, Vijaya Kumar P, 2011. Dynamics of white rust disease in mustard (Brassica juncea) in relation to date of sowing and weather parameters. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 81: 1187-90.

Daniel Amalraj L, Praveen Kumar G, Desai S, Mir Hassan Ahmed SK, 2010. In vitro characterization of Trichoderma viride for abiotic stress tolerance and field evaluation against root rot disease in Vigna mungo L. Journal of Biofertilizers and Biopesticides 2:1-5.

Gopinath KA, Venkateswarlu B, Venkateswarlu S, Srinavasa Rao Ch, Balloli SS, Yadav SK, Prasad YG, 2011. Effect of organic management on agronomic performance of sesame and on soil properties. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development 26: 16-20.

Gopinath KA, Supradip Saha, Mina BL, 2011. Effects of organic amendments on productivity and profitability of bell pepper-french beangarden pea system and on soil properties during transition to organic production. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 42: 2572-2585.

Grover M, Singh SR, Venkateswarlu B, 2012. Nanotechnology: Scope and limitations in agriculture. Intern Journal of Nanotech Applications 2:10-38.

Gupta S, Kumar M, Bandyopadhyay A, Raghuwanshi NS, Singh R, 2011. Modelling of evapotranspiration using artificial neural network. Hydrology Journal 34: 22-32.

Jat ML, Sodani SN, Sammauria R, Sharma SK, Sharma KL, Mishra PK, Shankar GM, Kothari AK, Balyan JK, Jain LK, Sharma RK, 2011. Management of drought through crops and varietal description under dryland areas of western India. Indian Journal of Dryland Agriculture Research and Development 26: 32-40.

Kaushalya Ramachandran, Thilagavathi N, Venkateshwarlu B, Ramarao CA, Rao KV, Raju BMK, Saikia US, Gayatri M, Satish J, 2012. Assessment of vulnerability of Indian agriculture to climate change using NDVI variations as indicator – Use of NOAA-AVHRR (8km) & MODIS
(250m) Time-Series NDVI Product, Journal of Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability (accepted)

Khushu MK, Tiku AK, Bapuji Rao B, Rao VUM, Mahender Singh, Charu Sharma, 2012. Transpiration responses to vapor pressure deficit in mustard (Brassica juncea L). Cruciferae Newsletter 31: 34-36.

Kumar M, Raghuwanshi NS, Singh R, 2011. Artificial neural networks approach in evapotranspiration modeling: A review. Irrigation Science 29: 11-25.

Kusuma Grace J, Sharma KL, Seshadri KV, Ranganayakulu C, Subramanyam KV, Bhupal Raj G, Sharma SHK, Ramesh G, Pravin N, Gajbhiye, Madhavi M, 2012 Evaluation of sweet orange (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck) cv. Sathgudi budded on five rootstocks for differential
behavior in relation to nutrient utilization in alfisol. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 43: 985-1014.

Mandal UK, Ramachandran K, Sharma KL, Satyam B, Venkanna K, Udaya Bhanu M, Moumita Mandal, Masane RN, Narsimlu B, Rao KV, Srinivasa Rao Ch, Korwar GR, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Assessing soil quality under different land-use systems in a watershed of semi-arid
tropics in India using GIS. Soil Science Society of America Journal 75: 1144-1160.

Mandal UK, Yadav SK, Sharma KL, Ramesh V, Venkanna K, 2011. Estimating permanganateoxidizable active carbon as quick indicator for assessing soil quality under different land use system of rainfed Alfisols. Indian Journal Agricultural Science 81:927-931.

Mani Maheshwari, Krishnaiah N, Ramana DBV, 2011. Evaluation of polymerase chain reaction for the detection of Vibrio cholerae in contaminants. Annals of Biological Research 2: 212-217.

Maruthi Sankar GR, Mishra PK, Sharma KL, Singh SP, Nema AK, Kathmale DK, Upadhye SK, Sidhpuria MS, Osman M, Ravindra Chary G, Kusuma Grace J, Venkateswarlu B, Singh AK, 2012. Efficient tillage and nutrient practices for sustainable pearl millet productivity in different soil and agro-climatic conditions. Experimental Agriculture 48: 1–20.

Maruthi Sankar GR, Sharma KL, Dhanapal GN, Shankar MA, Mishra PK, Venkateswarlu B Kusuma Grace J, 2011. Influence of soil and fertilizer nutrients on sustainability of rainfed Finger Millet (Eleucine coracana) yield and soil fertility in semi-arid Alfisols. Communications
in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 42: 1462 -1483.

Maruthi Sankar GR, Subramanian V, Sharma KL, Mishra PK, Jyothimani S, Bhaskar K, Jawahar D, Rajeswari M, Raghavan T, Ravindra Chary G, Renuka Devi A, Gopinath KA, Venkateswarlu B, Kusuma Grace J, 2012. Modeling of interactive effects of rainfall, evaporation, soil
temperature and soil fertility for sustainable productivity of sorghum + cowpea & cotton + black gram intercrops under rotation trials in a rainfed semi-arid vertisol. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 43: 756–787.

Mishra PK, Maruthi Sankar GR, Mandal UK, Nalatwadmath SK, Patil SL, Manmohan S, 2012. Amelioration of vertisols with sand for management of soil physical chemical and hydraulic properties in south India. Indian Journal of Soil Conservation 40: 13 – 21.

Momin UD ,Tamilmani , Reddy, KS, Laven KV, Kulkarni PS, Samuel MP, 2011. Development of soil moisture sensor and measurement system for automation. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development 26:115-118.

Mukesh Kumar, Manoranjan Kumar, Chauhan RK, 2011. Designing framework for decision-making tools development water management and crop planning. International Journal of Science Technology and Management 2: 92-96.

Mukesh Kumar, Manoranjan Kumar, Chauhan RK, 2012. A Review on decision support system for water resource development and management. Indian Journal of Dryland Agriculture Research and development 26: 8-15.

Osman M, Shaik Haffis, Mishra PK, Vijaya Kumar P, 2010. A case study of drought in Andhra Pradesh: Socio-economic impacts and mitigating strategies. Indian Journal of Dryland Agriculture Research and Development 25: 44-57

Osman, M., Shaik Haffis, Ravindra Chary G, 2010. Crop diversification opportunities in distressed districts of Telangana region in Andhra Pradesh- A need of support mechanism. Agriculture Situation in India LXVII: 253-262.

Peeyush Sharma, Maruthi Sankar GR, Vikas Abrol, 2011. Statistical assessment of tillage and nitrogen management for sustainable soil moisture and productivity of maize and wheat in dry sub-humid inceptisoils. Indian Journal of Soil Conservation 39: 212-219.

Prabhakar M, Padmavathi P, Prasad RD, Lakshmi Prayaga, 2012. Retrieval of biophysical parameters and assessment of Alternuria disease severity in safflower using ground based hyper spectral radiometry. Journal of Oilseeds Research 29: 377-381.

Prabhakar M, Prasad YG, Thirupathi M, Sreedevi G, Dharajothi B, Venkateswarlu B, 2011.Use of ground based hyperspectral remote sensing for detection of stress in cotton caused by leafhopper (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae). Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 79: 189-198.

Prasad JVNS, Korwar GR, Rao KV, Srinivas K, Srinivasa Rao Ch, Pedababu B, Venkateswarlu B, Rao SN, Kulkarni HD 2011. On-farm evaluation of two fast growing trees for biomass production for industrial use in Andhra Pradesh, Southern India. New Forests 42: 51-61.

Prasad YG, Prabhakar M, Sreedevi G, Ramachandra Rao G, Venkateswarlu B, 2012. Effect of temperature on development, survival and reproduction of the mealybug, Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) on cotton, Crop Protection 39: 81-88

Prasad YG, Prabhakar M, Sreedevi G, Tirupathi M, 2011. Spatio-temporal dynamics of the parasitoid Aenasius bambawalei Hayat (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) on mealybug, Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley in cotton based cropping systems and associated weed flora. Journal of Biological control 25: 198-202.

Pratibha G, Korwar GR, Srinivasa Rao Ch, Venkateshwarlu B, Yadav SK, Srinivasa Rao K, 2011. Nutrient management strategies in medicinal aromatic and dye yielding crops in rainfed regions. Indian Journal of Fertilizer News 7: 118-133.

Praveen Kumar G, Kishore N, Daniel Amalraj LE, Mir Hassan Ahmed SK, Abdul Rasool, Desai S, 2012. Evaluation of fluorescent Pseudomonas spp. with single and multiple PGPR triats for plant growth promotion of sorghum in combination with AM fungi. Plant Growth Regulation 67:133-140.

Rama Rao CA, Srinivasa Rao M, Srinivas K, Patibanda AK, Sudhakar C, 2011. Adoption, impact and discontinuance of integrated pest management technologies for pigeonpea in South India. Outlook on Agriculture 40: 245-250.

Ramana DBV, Nirmala G, Vijaya Kumar A, 2011. Mineral profile of feeds, fodders and blood plasma of dairy animals in KVK adopted villages of Rangareddy district in Andhra Pradesh. Indian Journal of Dryland Agriculture Research and Development 28: 26-31.

Ramana DBV, Reddy NN, Rao GR, 2011. Hortipastoral systems for ram lamb production in rain fed areas. Annals of Biological Research 2: 150-158.

Ramana DBV, Vijay Kumar A, Sreenath Dixit, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Livestock production practices for sustainable rural livelihoods: A participatory action research in rainfed areas of AP. Journal of Rural Development 39: 71-79.

Rao GR, Arun K Shanker, Srinivas I, Korwa, GR, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Diversity and variability in seed characters and growth of Pongamia pinnata (L.) Pierre accessions. Trees: Structure and Function 25: 725–734.

Rao KV, Bhaskara Rao I, Prasad JVNS, Rama Rao CA, Sahu RK, 2011. Farmers participation for effective utilization of water resources in Lift Irrigation schemes in rainfed areas. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research 26:41-52.

Rao VUM, Bapuji Rao B, Linitha Nair, Diwan Singh, Chandersekhar, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Thermal sensitivity of mustard (Brassica juncea L.) crop in Haryana. Journal of Agrometeorology 13: 131-134.

Rao VUM, Bapuji Rao B, Rao AVMS, Manikandan N, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Assessment of rainfall trends at micro and macro level in Andhra Pradesh. Journal of Agrometeorology 13:80-85.

Ravi Shankar K, Nagasree K, Venkateswarlu B, Pochaiah Maraty, 2011. Constraints and suggestions in adopting seasonal climate forecasts by farmers in south India. The Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension 17:153-163.

Reddy KS, Kareemulla K, Rama Rao CA, Venkateswarlu B, 2012. Impact of SWC under MNAREGA on rural livelihoods in Rainfed Agriculture. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation (accepted).

Reddy KS, Rao BV, Umarfarooque Momin, 2012. Drinking water quality assessment of Bhaskar Rao kunta watershed, Dhamarcherla Mandal,  Nalgonda District, Andhra Pradesh. Indian Journal of Natural Sciences 11: 847-851.

Saikia US, Venkatswarlu B, Rao GGSN, Korwar GR, Rao VUM, Srivastava NN, Mandal UK, Goswami B, Manoranjan Kumar, 2011. Estimating wheat productivity for Indian North Western Plain Zone in relation to spatial-Thermal Variation. Journal of Agrometeorology 13: 9-16.

Shalander Kumar, Raju BMK, Rama Rao CA, Kareemulla K, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Sensitivity of yields of major rainfed crops to climate in India. Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics 66: 340-352.

Shalander Kumar, Sharma KL, Kareemulla K, Ravindra Chary G, Ramarao CA, Srinivasa Rao Ch, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Techno-economic feasibility of conservation agriculture in rainfed regions of India. Current Science 101: 1171-1181.

Sharma KL, Kusuma Grace J, Mishra PK, Venkateswarlu B, Nagdeve MB, Gabhane VV, Maruthi Sankar GR, Korwar GR, Ravindra Chary G, Srinivasa Rao C, Pravin Gajbhiye N, Madhavi M, Mandal UK, Srinivas K, Ramachandran K, 2011. Effect of soil and nutrient- management
treatments on soil quality indices under cottonbased production system in rainfed semi-arid tropical vertisol. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 42: 1298-1315.

Sharma KL, Padmaja KV, Srinivas K, Grace JC, Korwar GR, Venkateswarlu B, Mandal UK, 2012. Determination of optimum phosphorous level for grain sorghum using external and internal response indicators in rainfed semiarid tropical alfisol. Journal of Plant Nutrition 35: 854-873.

Sreenath Dixit, Venkateswarlu B, Srivastava AP, 2011. Promoting sustainable rural livelihoods: A framework for managing multi consortia. Journal of Agricultural Extension Management. XII: 55-65.

Srinivas I, Adake RV, Sanjeeva Reddy B, Korwar GR, Thyagaraj CR, Atul Dange, Veeraprasad G, Ravinder Reddy Ch, 2010. Comparative performance of different power weeders in rainfed sweet sorghum. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research Development 25: 63-67.

Srinivasa Rao C, Venkateswarlu B, Rattan Lal, Anil Kumar Singh, Sumanta Kundu, Vittal KPR, Gajanan GN, Ramachandra B, 2012. Long term effects of crop residues and fertility management on carbon sequestration and agronomic productivity of groundnut – fingermillet rotation on an Alfisol in southern India. International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability 10: 1-15.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, 2011. Nutrient management strategies in rainfed agriculture: Constraints and Opportunities. Indian Journal of Fertilizers 7:12-25.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, 2011. Nutrient ratios and crop response in relation to soil reserve K in India. Indian Journal of Fertilizers. 7(7): 36-51.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Deshpande AN, Venkateswarlu B, Rattan Lal, Anil Kumar Singh, Sumanta Kundu, Vittal KPR, Mishra PK, Prasad JVNS, Mandal UK, Sharma, KL, 2012. Grain yield and carbon sequestration potential of post monsoon sorghum cultivation in Vertisols in the semi arid tropics of central India, Geoderma 175: 90-97.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Satyanarayana T, 2012. Potassium mining in Indian agriculture. Indian Journal of Fertilizers 8(2): 22-31.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Venkatesh M, Ali M, 2011 Sulphur management in pulse based production systems in India. Indian Journal of Fertilizers 7(5): 36-51.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Venkateswarlu B, Lal R, Singh AK., Kundu S, Vittal KPR, Patel JJ, Patel MM, 2012. Long term manuring and fertilizer effects on depletion of soil organic carbon stocks under pearl millet-clusterbean-castor rotation in western India. Land Degradation & Development (accepted)

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Venkateswarlu B, Rattan Lal, Anil Kumar Singh, Vittal KPR, Sumanta Kundu, Singh SR, Singh SP, 2012. Long term effects of soil fertility management on carbon sequestration in a rice-lentil cropping system of the Indo-Gangetic plains. Soil Science Society
of America Journal 76: 168-178.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Venkateswarlu B, Sharma KL, Mishra PK, Ramachandrappa BK, Patel JJ, Deshpande AN, 2011. Analyzing nitrogen use efficiency in long term experiments in rainfed conditions. Indian Journal of Fertilizer 7: 36-44.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Venkateswarlu B, Singh AK, Vittal KPR, Sumanta Kundu, Gajanan GN, Ramachandrappa B, Chary GR, 2012. Critical carbon inputs to maintain soil organic carbon stocks under long term finger millet (Eleusine coracana (L.) Gaertn) cropping on Alfisols in
semi arid tropical India. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science DOI: 10.1002/ppln.201000429.

Srinivasa Rao M, Rama Rao CA, Srinivas K, Pratibha G, Vidya Sekhar SM, Sree vani G, Venkateswrlu B, 2012. Intercropping for management of insect pests of castor Ricinus communis in the semi arid tropics of India. Journal of Insect Science 12: Article 14 1-10.

Srinivasa Rao P, Prasad JVNS, Umakanth AV and Belum VS Reddy, 2011. Sweet sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench) - A new generation water use efficient bioenergy crop. Indian Journal of Dryland Agriculture Research and Development 26: 65-71.

Srivastava NN, Rao VUM, Saikia US, Vijaya Kumar P, Subba Rao AVM, 2011. Modelling diurnal pattern of relative humidity from daily air temperature and relative humidity data of Hyderabad. Journal of Agrometeorology 13: 25-30.

Sunil N, Vanaja M, Vinod Kumar, Jainender, Babu Abraham, Varaprasad KS, 2012. Intra- specific variation response of Jatropha (Jatropha curcas L.) to elevated CO2 conditions. Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants. DOI 10.1007/s12298-012-0106-x.

Vanaja M, Raghu Ram Reddy P, Jyothi Lakshmi N, Yadav SK, Narshimha Reddy A, Maheswari M, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Yield and harvest index of short and long duration grain legume crops under twice the ambient CO2 levels. Indian Journal of Agricultural Science 81:666-668.

Vanaja M, Yadav SK, Archana G, Jyothi Lakshmi N, Raghu Ram Reddy P, Vagheera P, Abdul Razak SK, Maheswari M, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Response of C4 (Maize) and C3 (Sunflower) crop plants to drought stress and enhanced carbon dioxide concentration. Plant Soil and Environment 57: 207-215.

Venkateswarlu B, Prasad JVNS, 2012. Carrying capacity of Indian agriculture, issues related to rainfed agriculture. Current Science 102: 882-888.

Vimala Rodhe A, Sateesh L, Sridevi J, Venkateswarlu B, Venkateswar Rao L, 2011. Enzymatic hydrolysis of sorghum straw using native cellulose produced by T. reesei NCIM 992 under solid state fermentation using rice straw. 3 Biotech 1: 207-215.

Yadav SK, Vanaja M, Reddy PR, Jyothilakshmi N, Maheswari M, Sharma KL, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Effect of elevated CO2 levels on some growth parameters and seed quality of groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.). Indian Journal of Agricultural Biochemistry 24: 158-160.

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Books/Reports/Bulletins  2011-12

Bapuji Rao B, Ramana Rao BV, Subba Rao AVM, Manikandan N, Narasimha Rao SBS, Rao VUM, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Assessment of the impact of increasing temperature and rainfall variability on crop productivity in drylands - An illustrative approach. Research Bulletin 1/2011, CRIDA, Hyderabad, 32p.

Gopinath KA, Venkateswarlu B, Venkateswarlu S, Yadav SK, Balloli SS, Srinvasa Rao Ch, Prasad YG, Maheswari M, 2011. Organic Sesame Production, Technical Bulletin, CRIDA, Hyderabad, 34p. Kaushalya Ramachandran, Mandal UK, Sharma KL, 2011. Sustainable land management-Framework for epIA of Land Management Practices in Rainfed Agriculture LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Dudweiler, Saarbruecken-D-66123, Saarland, Germany, ISBN: 978-3-8465-1230-2, 234p.

Mishra PK, Osman M, Satendra, Venkteswarl B, 2011. Techniques of water conservation and rainwater harvesting for drought management, SAARC Training Program, CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, 715p.

Naresh Kumar S, Anil Kumar Singh, Aggarwal PK, Rao VUM, Venkateswarlu B, 2012. Climate Change and Indian Agriculture: Impact, adaptation and vulnerability-salient achievements from ICAR Network Project, IARI Publication, 32p.

Rao VUM, Bapuji Rao B, Khandgond IR, Rao AVMS, Vijaya Kumar P, Dagar JC, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Perception of Indian farmers on climate change - An assessment and awareness programme. Technical Bulletin, CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, 33p.

Rao VUM, Rao AVMS, Kumar PV, Desai S, Saikia US, Srivastava NN, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Agricultural drought: Climate change and rainfed agriculture. Lecture notes of 5th SERC school, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Santoshnagar, Hyderabad, India,
324 p.

Rao VUM, Subba Rao AVM, Bapuji Rao B, Ramana Rao BV, Sravani C, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. El Niño effect on climatic variability and crop production: A case study for Andhra Pradesh, Research Bulletin No. 2/2011, CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, 36p.

Ravi Shankar K, Sanjeeva Reddy B, Srinivas I, Adake RK, Prasad MS (Eds), 2011. Mechanization in Dryland Agriculture-Compendium of Lecture Notes, 103p.

Shanker AK, Venkateswarlu B (Eds), 2011. Abiotic Stress Response in Plants - Physiological, Biochemical and Genetic Perspectives. Intech Open. ISBN: 978-953-307-672-0.

Sharma KL, Nandini Ch, 2012. Soil management effects on biological indicators of soil quality, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH & Co. KG, Saarbrucken, Germany. 68p.

Sharma SK, Sharma RK, Kothari AK, Laddha KC, Sodani SN, Osman M, Ravindra Chary G, Balloli SS, Mishra PK, Mandal UK, Venkateswarlu B, 2010. Farmers participatory action research programme -Tank silt as an organic amendments for improving soil and water productivity. Dryland Framing Research Station, MPUAT, Udaipur, 8p.

Sharma SK, Sharma RK, Kothari AK, Laddha KC, Sodani SN, Osman M, Ravindra Chary G, Balloli SS, Mishra PK, Mandal UK, Venkateswarlu B, 2010. Outreach action research and learning for improved use of tank silt in maize-based production system, Dryland Framing Rear arch Station , MPUAT, Udaipur, 26p.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Vankateswarlu B, Dinesh Babu M, Wani SP, Sreenath Dixit, Sahrawat KL, Sumanta Kundu, 2011. Soil health improvement with Gliricidia green leaf manuring in rainfed agriculture, CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, 23p.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Venkateswarlu B, Dinesh Bab, M, Wani SP, Dixit S, Sharawat KL, Sumanta Kundu, 2011. Soil health improvement with Gliricidia green leaf manuring in rainfed agriculture, on farm experience, CRIDA, Hyderabad, 16p.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Venkateswarlu B, Sreenath Dixit, Sumanta Kundu, Gayatri Devi K, 2011. Livelihood impacts of soil health improvement in backward and tribal districts of Andhra Pradesh. CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, 119p.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Venkateswarlu B, Srinivas K, Kundu S, Singh AK, 2011. Soil carbon sequestration for climate change mitigation and food security, CRIDA, Hyderabad, 322p.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Venkateswarlu B, Srinivas K, Sumanta Kundu, Singh AK, 2011. Soil carbon sequestration for climate change mitigation and food security. CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, 372p.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Venkateswarlu B, Wani SP, Dixit S, Sahrawat KL, Sumanta Kundu, 2011. Benefits from micro and secondary nutrients: impacts on farm income and livelihoods in rainfed tribal and backward regions of Andhra Pradesh. CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, 20p.

Srinivasa Rao M, Rama Rao CA, Vennila S, Raju BMK, Srinivas K, Padmaja PCM, Rao AVMS, Maheswari M, Rao VUM, Venkateswarlu B, 2012. Meta analysis of Impact of elevated CO2 on host - insect herbivore interactions. Bulletin No. 2/2012, CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, 48 p.

Srinivasa Rao M, Srinivas K, Vanaja M, Manimanjari D, Rama Rao CA, Rao VUM, Venkateswarlu B, 2012. Response to elevated CO2 of multiple generations of semilooper, Achaea janata L. (Noctuidae: Lepidoptera) feeding on castor. Research Bulletin 01/2012. CRIDA, Hyderabad, 28p.

Subba Rao, Srinivasa Rao Ch, Srivastava S, 2011. Potassium status and crop response to potassium on the soils of agro-ecological regions of India. International Potash Institute, Horgen, Switzerland, 185p.

Thyagaraj CR, Aum Sharma, Sanjeeva Reddy B, Srinivas I, Adake RK, Sudhakar Reddy P, Bhasker Reddy (Eds.), 2011. Souvenir - Andhra Pradesh agricultural machinery manufacturers meet and coordination committee meeting of AICRP on FIM. Organized by ICAR, New Delhi and ANGRAU, Hyderabad, 108p.

Usharani K, Sharm, KL, Kaushalya Ramachandran, 2011. Sewage water irrigation and heavy metals, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH & Co. KG, Saarbrucken, Germany, 179p.

Usharani K, Sharma KL, Nagasree K, 2012. Response of sunflower to sulphur, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH & Co. KG, Saarbrucken, Germany, 70p.

Venkateswarlu B, Singh AK, Prasad YG, Ravindra Chary G, Srinivasa Rao Ch, Rao KV, Ramana DBV, Rao VUM, 2011. District level contingency plans for weather aberrations in India. CRIDA, NRM Division, ICAR, Hyderabad, India, 136p.

Venkateswarlu B, Arun K Shanker, 2011. Abiotic stress response in plants: Physiological, biochemical and genetic perspectives. INTECH, 346p.

Venkateswarlu B, Arun K Shanker, Chitra Shanker, Maheswari M (Eds), 2012. Crop stress and its management: Perspective and Strategies, Springer, 611p.

Venkateswarlu B, Osman MD, Raju BMK, Mishra PK, Rao KV, Subbarao AVM, Ramarao CA, Kareemulla K, Bhatia VK, Anil Rai, Prachi Mishra Sahoo, Malhotra PK, 2011. A consultancy study report on prioritization of rainfed areas in India submitted to National Rainfed Area
Authority (NRAA), New Delhi, 121p.

Venkateswarlu B, Singh AK, Prasad YG, Ravindra Chary G, Srinivasara Rao Ch, Rao KV, Ramana DBV, Rao VUM, 2011. District level contingency plans for weather aberrations in India. CRIDA, NRM Division, ICAR, New Delhi, 136p.

Vennila S, Prasad YG, Prabhakar M, Rishi Kumar, Nagrare VS, Amutha M, Dharajyothi, Meenu Agarwal, Sreedevi G, Venkateswarlu B, Kranthi KR, Bambawale OM, 2011. Spatio-temporal distribution of host plants of Cotton mealybug, Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley in India. NCIPM Technical Bulletin No 26, NCIPM, New Delhi, 49p.

Vijaya Kumar P, 2012. Agrometeorology of rainfed castor beans (Ricinus communis), Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH & Co. KG, Saarbrucken, Germany, 194p.

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Book Chapters  2011-12

Balloli SS, 2011. Climate change impacts on soil fertility and carbon sequestration. In: Soil Carbon Sequestration for Climate Change Mitigation and Food Security (Eds. Ch Srinivasarao et al), CRIDA, Hyderabad, India. Pp 372.

Bijay Singh, John Ryan, Robert Zentner and Srinivasarao Ch, 2012. Rainfall/moisture and nutrient/fertilizer management options for enhancing productivity and water and nutrient use efficiency in arid/semiarid areas. IFA/IWMI/IPNI/IPI Scientific Publication on the Links between Fertilizer Use and Water management, pp 21.

Desai S, Grover M, Daniel Amalraj EL, Praveen Kumar G, Mir Hassan Ahmed SK, 2012. Exploiting plant growth promoting rhizomicroorganisms for enhanced crop productivity. In: Microorganisms in Sustainable Agriculture and Biotechnology (Eds. T Satyanarayana, BN Johri, A Prakash), Springer, Germany, pp 227-242.

Gopinath KA, Ravindra Chary G, Pratibha G, Mishra PK, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Recent developments in rainfed organic farming. In: Recent Developments in Organic Farming (Eds. JML Gulati, T Barik), Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology, Bhubaneswar, pp 465-478.

Kareemulla K, Rama Rao CA, 2012. Socio economic and policy issues in abiotic stress management. In: Crop stress and its management-Perspectives and Strategies, (Eds. B Venkateswarlu, AK Shanker, C Shanker, M Maheswari) Springer, Netherlands, pp 565-584.

Maheswari M, Yadav SK, Arun K Shanker, Anil Kumar M, Venkateswarlu B, 2011, Overview of plant stresses: Mechanisms, adaptations and research pursuit. In: Crop Stress and Its Management: Perspectives and Strategies (Eds. B Venkateswarlu, AK Shanker, C Shanker, M Maheswari) Springer, Netherlands, pp 1-18.

Maruthi Sankar GR, Mishra PK, 2011. Sustainability of rainwater management practices for rainfed crops under different agro-ecological sub-regions of India. In: Techniques of water conservation & rain water harvesting for drought management- SAARC Training Program (Eds. PK Mishra, M Osman, Satendra, B Venkateswarlu), CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp 283-316.

Prabhakar M, Prasad YG, Rao MN, 2012. Remote sensing of biotic stress in crop plants and its applications for pest management. In: Crop Stress and its Management: Perspectives and Strategies (Eds. B Venkateswarlu, AK Shanker, C Shanker, M Mandapaka), Springer, Netherlands, pp 517-545.

Prasad JVNS, 2011. Mitigation of green house gas emissions through CDM technologies: In: Agricultural Drought, Climate change and Rainfed Agriculture (Eds. VUM, Rao AVMS Rao, PV Kumar, S Desai, Saikia, NN Srivastava, B Venkateswarlu), CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp 324.

Prasad JVNS, 2011. Carbon sequestration through agroforestry systems. In: Soil carbon sequestration for climate change mitigation and food security (Eds. Ch Srinivasa Rao, B Venkateswarlu, K Srinivas, S Kundu, AK Singh), CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp 322.

Pushpanjali, Karthikeyan K, 2011. Hyperspectral remote sensing for soil organic carbon prediction: An overview. In: Soil Carbon Sequestration for Climate Change Mitigation and Food Security (Eds. Ch Srinivasa Rao, B Venkateswarlu, K Srinivas, S Kundu, AK Singh), CRIDA,
Hyderabad, pp 142-160.

Ramana DBV, 2011. Intensification of livestock production systems for off-farm livelihoods: Opportunities and Challanges. In: Sustainable Agriculture Production through Innovative Approaches for Enhanced Livelihoods, CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp 121-131.

Ramana DBV, 2011. Livestock integration for improving the livelihoods of rural poor. In: Production and farming system for livelihood improvement in rainfed areas, CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp 93-104.

Ramana DBV, 2011. Pasture development and intensification of livestock production in watershed areas. In: Use of High Science Tools and Methodologies in Planning, Implementation and Monitoring of Watershed Programmes under IWMP, CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp 138-148.

Rao, VUM, Rao AVMS, Rao GGSN, Satyanarayana T, Manikandan N, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Impact of climate change on crop water requirements and adaptation strategies. In: Challenges and opportunities in Agrometeorology (Eds. SD Attri, LS Rathore, MVK Sivakumar,
SK Dash) Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, pp 311-320.

Ravindra Chary G., Vittal KPR, Venkateswarlu B, Mishra PK, Rao GGSN, Pratibha G, Rao KV, Sharma KL, Rajeshwar Rao G, 2010. Drought hazards and mitigation measures. In: Natural and Anthropogenic Disasters: Vulnerability, Preparedness and Mitigation (Ed. MK Jha), Capital Publishing Company, New Delhi and Springer, The Netherlands, pp 197 -237.

Reddy KS, Raji Reddy D, Kumar M, Nagarjuna Kumar R, Umarfarooque M, Umesh B, Srinivas Reddy K, Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Assessment of climate variability/change through climgen model: A case study of rainfall and temperature in Ranga Reddy district of A.P In: All Conserve water Preserve Climate, Institute of Engineers, Hyderabad, pp 31-38.

Sharma KL, 2011. Conservation agriculture for soil carbon buildup and mitigation of climate change. In: Soil Carbon Sequestration for Climate Change Mitigation and Food Security (Eds. Ch Srinivasarao, B Venkateshwarlu, K Srinivas, S Kundu, AK Singh), CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp 180-199.

Sharma KL, 2011. Role of conservation agriculture in protecting land and improving soil quality amidst changing climate. In: Techniques of Water Conservation and Rainwater Harvesting for Drought Management (Eds. PK Mishra, M Osman, Satendra, B Venkateshwarlu), CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp 622-645.

Srinivas K, Maruthi V, 2011. Plant roots and carbon sequestration. In: Soil Carbon Sequestration for Climate Change Mitigation and Food Security (Eds. Ch Srinivasa Rao, B Venkateswarlu, K Srinivas, S Kundu, AK Singh), CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp 200-223.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, 2011. Carbon sequestration and global warming potential of rainfed agriculture. In: Improving Water Productivity- Limits and Opportunities. Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindia Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya, Gwalior, pp 23.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, 2011. Sustainable rural livelihoods through enhanced farming systems productivity and efficient support system in rainfed areas. Confederation of Indian Industries, Hyderabad, pp 35-44.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Rao KV, Hegde DM, Venkateswarlu B, Sumanta Kundu, 2012. Use of organic fertilizers alone or in combination with inorganic ones: effects on water and nutrient use efficiency. In: Improving Water and Nutrient Use Efficiency in Food Production Systems (Ed. Z Rengel), ISUP, John Wiley & Sons, Iowa, USA.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Sumanta Kundu, Vijay S Jakkula, Sharan Bhoopal Reddy, Prakash Naik, Rupendra Manideep, 2011. Soil carbon sequestration strategies in Rainfed agriculture. In: Soil Carbon Sequestration for Climate Change Mitigation and Food Security (Eds. Ch Srinivasarao, B Venkateswarlu, K Srinivas, S Kundu, AK Singh), CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, pp 372.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, Venkateswarlu B, Sumanta Kundu, 2010. Nutrient availability and management in diverse rainfed production systems in India. In: Future Strategies for Nutrient Management Research, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India, pp 19-23.

Srinivasarao Ch, Venkateswarlu B, Sreenath Dixit, Sumanta Kundu, 2011. Participatory soil health management and carbon build up in rainfed region of India: Field Experiences improvement and carbon sequestration through participatory nutrient management. In: Soil Carbon Sequestration for Climate Change Mitigation and Food Security (Eds. Ch Srinivasa Rao, B Venkateswarlu, K Srinivas, S Kundu, AK Singh), CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, pp 372.

Sujay Dutta, Choudhury I, Prasad YG, Prabhakar M, Katti G, Vasantbhanu K, Vennila S, 2011. Pest surveillance of rice crop using satellite data - A Case study for Brown Plant Hopper (N. lugens). In: Information and Communication Technology for Agriculture and Rural Development (Eds. R Saravanan, C Kathiresan, T Indra Devi), New India Publishing Agency, New Delhi, p 368.

Vanaja M, Raghu Ram Reddy P, Yadav SK, Jyothi Lakshmi N, Narasimha Reddy A, Reddy BMK, Maheswari M, Venkateswarlu B, 2012. Increasing CO2 concentration and its probable influence on rainfed food and oilseed crop productivity in SAT. In: Impact of Climate Change in soils and rainfed agriculture of tropical ecosystem (Eds. T Bhattacharyya, DK Pal, Dipak Sarkar SP Wani), Studium Press, LLC, USA, pp 270-298.

Venkateswarlu B, 2011. Drought management and contingency planning in Eastern India. In: Technican Output and Recommendations – Strategies for Agricultural Transformation of Eastern Region (Eds. AK Singh, BP Bhatt, PS Minhas), ICAR Research Complex for Eastern
Region, Patna, pp 61-98.

Venkateswarlu B, Arun K Shanker, 2012. Dryland agriculture: Bringing resilience to crop production under changing climate. In: Crop Stress and Its Management: Perspectives and Strategies (Eds. B Venkateswarlu, AK Shanker, C Shanker, M Maheswari), Springer, Netherlands, pp 19-44.

Venkateswarlu B, Prasad JVNS, 2011. Issues and strategies for managing degraded lands in rainfed ecosystem in India. In: Strategies for Arresting Land Degradation in South Asian Countries (Eds. Dipak Sarkar, Abdul Kalam Azad, SK Singh, Nasrin Akter), SAARC Agriculture Centre, pp 191-207.

Venkateswarlu B, Rao KV, Kaushalya Ramachandran, Mandal UK, 2011. Application of geomatics in watershed prioritization, monitoring and evaluation - CRIDA’s experience. In: Use of High Science Tools in Integrated Watershed Management (Eds. SP Wani, KL Sahrawat, KG Kaushal), ICRISAT, CPE 169, pp 49-65.

Vijaya Kumar P, 2011.Characterization of droughts and development of forewarning system. In: Techniques of water conservation & Rainwater harvesting for drought management (Eds. PK Mishra, M Osman, Satendra, B Venkateswarlu), SAARC training program, CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, pp 428-440.

Vijaya Kumar P, 2012. Crop-weather relationships. In: Cropping system management (Eds. B Gangwar), Agrotech Publishing Academy, Udaipur, Rajasthan, pp 265-280.

Wani SP, Roy PS, Kesava Rao AVR, Barron J, Kaushalya Ramachandran, Balaji V, 2011. Application of new science tools in integrated watershed management for enhancing impacts. In: Integrated Watershed Management in Rainfed Agriculture (Eds. SP Wani, J Rockstrom, KL  Sahrawat), CRC Press Publication, pp 159-204.

Wani SP, Venkateswarlu B, Sharda VN, 2011. Watershed development for rainfed areas: Concept, principles and approaches. In: Integrated Watershed Management in Rainfed Agriculture (Eds. SP Wani, J Rockstrom, KL Sahrawat), CRC Press Publication, pp 53-86.

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Popular / Technical Articles  2011-12

Desai S, Srinivasa Rao M, 2011. Impact of climate change on insect pests, pathogens and their natural enemies. Natural Rubber Research 24: 174-186.

Gopinath KA, Gupta HS, 2011. Production potential of new maize hybrids and composites at farmers’ fields in Uttarakhand hills. Indian Farming 60: 8-9.

Kumar VVS, Raju BMK, 2011. Automation of distributed databases for National Initiative on Climate Resilient Agriculture. ICAR News 17: 5-6.

Ramana DBV, 2011. Jevaalalo adhika mamsothpattiki sasthriya yajamanya paddatulu (in Telugu). Agriculture Today 4(7): 29-32.

Ramana DBV, 2011. Metabolic profile tests: Application in dairy farm management. Raksha Technical Review 1:13-16.

Sanjeeva Reddy B, 2010. Bhusara Samrakshana - Panta Vyardhala Viniyoga Aavashyakata (in Telugu). Paadi Pantalu 68(9): 16-17.

Sanjeeva Reddy B, Udaykumar M, 2011. Pantalanuchi Vachee Vyardhala Viniyogam – Aavashyakata (in Telugyu). Annadata 43(4): 49-50.

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TV / Radio Talks / Shows   2011-12

Nirmala G, All India Radio, Hyderabad, Susthitara vyavasaym- melaina vyasaya paddautlu, on 11 March, 2012.

Ramana DBV, All India Radio, Hyderabad, Emu kolla pempakam, on 8 January, 2012

Reddy BS, All India Radio, Hyderabad, Vesavi Dukkulu Cheyadaniki Metta Sedyamku Adhunika Parikaralu on 20 April, 2011.

Reddy BS, All India Radio, Hyderabad, Farm Machinery - Custom Hired Services, on 19 July, 2011.

Srinivasa Rao Ch, All India Radio, Anantapur Station, Andhra Pradesh, Drought management strategies in Anantapur

Srinivasa Rao Ch, All India Radio, Hyderabad, Soil health issues and crop productivity.

Vanaja M, All India Radio, Hyderabad, Vathavarana ushnograthalu- Aruthadi pantalu, on 8 January, 2012.

 

2010-11

Research Papers | Books/Reports/Bulletins | Book Chapters | Popular Articles

Research papers     2010-11

Adake, R. V., V.M. Mayande, A. C. S. Kumar, C. R. Thyagaraj, U. K. Mandal, I. Srinivas, B.S. Reddy, and A. L. Pharande. 2010. Performance indices of farm implements for In-situ incorporation of biomass (green manural) in rainfed situations, Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 25 (1): 61-69.

Adake, R. V., V. M. Mayande, A. C. S. Kumar, I. Srinivas, and B.S. Reddy. 2010. Effect of operational speed on incorporation and chopping efficiency of rotary tiller for in-situ incorporation of green manural crops, PKV Research Journal, 34 (1): 1-8

Ali, S. Z., Sandhya, V., Grover, M., Rao, L. V. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2010. Effect of inoculation with a thermotolerant plant growth promoting Pseudomonas putida strain AKMP7 on growth of wheat (Triticum spp.) under heat stress.Journal of Plant Interactions DOI:10.1080/17429145.2010.545147.

Babita, M., M Maheswari, L M Rao, Arun K Shanker, D Gangadhar Rao. 2010. Osmotic adjustment, drought tolerance and yield in castor (Ricinus communis L.) hybrids. Environmental and Experimental Botany 69: 3. 243-249

Gopinath, K. A. and Mina, B. L. 2011. Effect of organic manures on agronomic and economic performance of garden pea (Pisum sativum) and on soil properties. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 81(3): 236-239.
 

Gopinath, K. A., Venkateswarlu, B., Mina, B. L., Nataraja, K. C. and Gayatri Devi K. 2010. Utilization of vermicompost as a soil amendment in organic crop production. Dynamic Soil, Dynamic Plant 4: 48-57.

Grover, M., Sk. Z. Ali, V. Sandhya, B. Venkateswarlu. 2010. Role of microorganisms in adaptation of agricultural crops to abiotic stresses. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology DOI: 10.1007/s11274-010-0572-7.

Harikrishna, Ch., Mahender, M., Ramana Reddy, Y., Prakash, M.G., Ramana, D. B. V., Rajanna, N and Nalini Kumari, N. 2011. Effect of feeding straw based complete diet supplemented with thermotolerant probiotic yeast on rumen fermentation pattern in Nellore rams. Indian Journal of Animal Nutrition (In Press).

Harikrishna, Ch., Mahender, M., Ramana Reddy, Y., Prakash, MG., Ramana DBV., Sarat Chandra, A., Venkataseshaiah, Ch., Venkateshwarlu, M. 2010. Influence of feeding complete diet supplemented with thermotolerant yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) on humoral immune response in Nellore ram lambs. Livestock Research for Rural Development 22: Article #183 (http://www.lrrd.org/lrrd22/10/hari22183.htm).

Jat, M. L., Sammauria, R., Maruthi Sankar, G. R., Kothari, A. K., Sharma, S. K., Balyan, J. K. and Mishra, P. K. 2010. Assessment of seasonal  efficacy of different evaporation retardants in semi-arid tropics. Journal of Agrometeorology, 12 (1): 225-228.

Kareemulla K., Kumar, S., Reddy K.S., Rama Rao C.A., and Venkateswarlu B. 2010. Impact of NREGS on Rural Livelihoods and Agricultural Capital Formation. Indian Journal Agricultural Economics. 65(3): 524-539.

Kaushalya Ramachandran 2011. A New Tool for Climate Vulnerability Assessment - Research Highlights in CRIDA Newsletter July - December, 2011

Korwar G. R, Pratibha G and Ravi V. 2009. Influence of organic and inorganic sources of nutrients on growth of leucaena (Leucaena leucocephala L) and soil quality in semiarid tropics. Indian Journal of Forestry 32(4): 513-516.

Kumar, M., Raghuwanshi, N S and Singh, R. 2011. Artificial neural networks approach in evapotranspiration modeling: A review. Irrigation Science, 29 (1): 11:25.

Kumar, S., Rama Rao C.A., Kareemulla K. and Venkateswarlu B. 2010. Role of goats in livelihood security of rural poor in the less favoured environments. Indian Journal Agricultural Economics. 65 (4): 761-781.

Ladda, K. C., Maruthi Sankar, G. R., Sharma, S. K., Sodani, S. N and Mishra, P. K. 2010. Modelling effects of rainfall and soil moisture on productivity of maize and blackgram in semiarid Vertisols. Journal of Agrometeorology, 12 (1): 27-32.

Maheswari, M., Varalaxmi, Y., Vijayalakshmi, A., Yadav, S.K., Sharmila, P., Venkateswarlu, B., Vanaja, M., Pardha Saradhi, P. 2010. Metabolic engineering using mtlD gene enhances tolerance to water deficit and salinity in sorghum (Sorghum bicolor L. Moench ). Biologia Plantarum 54(4):647-652.

Malleswari, S., Nataraja, K.C. and Gopinath, K.A. 2010. Prediction of chilli yields based on soil nutrient status under rainfed conditions of Dharwad District, Karnataka. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development 25(1): 106-110.

Maruthi Sankar, G.R, Mishra, P. K., Srinivas Rao, Ch., Padmalatha, Y., Reddy, B. S., Babu, M. V. S., Reddy, B. R., Rao, K. V., Bhyargavhi, K., Chary, G. R., Osman, M., Kumar, S. , Vasundhara, S., Devesena, G. S. and Girija, A. 2010. Assessment of sustainability of groundnut
yield using rainfall, soil moisture and soil fertility variables under arid. Alfisols, Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development 25 (1): 39-46.

Maruthi Sankar, G.R, Sharma, K. L., Dhanpal, G. N., Shankar, M. A., Mishra, P. K. Venkateswarlu, B. and Grace, J, K. 2011. Influence of soil and fertilizer nutrients on sustainability of rainfed finger millet (Eleucine coracana) yield and soil fertility in semi-arid Alfisols. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis (Accepted – in Press).

Misra, A. K., Rama Rao, C.A., and Ravi Shankar, K. 2010. Analysis of potentials and problems of dairy production in rainfed agro-ecosystem of India. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 80 (11): 1126-1133.

Prabhakar, M., and Prasad, Y.G. 2010. Characterizing biotic stress in castor and other oil seed crops using multispectral radiometry. Journal of Oilseeds Research 22: 351-52.

Prabhakar, M., Prasad, Y.G. and Venkateswarlu, B., 2010. New record o f Hexamermis dactylocercus Poiner Jr. and Linares (Nematoda: Mermithidae) parasitizing red hairy caterpillar, Amsacta albistriga (Walker) (Lepidoptera: Arctidae) from India. Journal of Biological Control, 24(3): 285-287.

Prasad, J. V. N. S. , Korwar, G. R., Rao, K. V., Mandal,U. K., Rao, G. R., Srinivas, I., Venkateswarlu, B., Rao, S. N. and Kulkarni, H. D. 2010. Optimum stand density of Leucaena leucocephala for wood production in Andhra Pradesh, Southern India. Biomass and Bioenergy
35: 227-235.

Prasad, Y.G., Prabhakar, M., Phanidhara, A. and Naveen Kumar, P., 2010. Development of Achaea janata granulosis virus formulation for use as a viral biopesticide in the management of semilooper on castor. Journal of Oilseeds Research 22: 352-354.

Pratibha Gudapati, Srinivas Indavarapu, Girish R. Korwar, Arun kumar Shankar, Ravikant V. Adake, Bandi Venkateshwarlu, Srinivas Rao Kanchu 2010. Effect of open air drying, LPG based dryer and pretreatments on the quality of Indian goosebery (aonla). Journal of Food
Science and Technology, 47 (5): 541-548

Raghu Ram Reddy, P. , V. Maruthi and B. Venkateswarlu. 2010. New Variety of Horsegram ( Macrotyloma uniflorum ) ‘CRIDA-18R’ released for South India. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 80 (6): 477-81.

Rajashekhara Rao, B.K., Ch. Srinivasarao, K.L.Sahrawat, S.P. Wani 2010. Evaluation of stratification criteria for regional scale assessment of soil fertility parameters in the semi-arid tropical India. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 41 (17): 2100-2108.

Raju, B.M.K., C.A.Rama Rao and B.Venkateswarlu (2010). Growth Performance of Major Rainfed Crops in India. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research & Development. 25(1): 17-22.

Rama Rao, C. A., K. Kareemulla, K. Nagasree, B.Venkateswarlu and Shalander Kumar. 2010 Estimation of Economic Returns to Soil and Water Conservation Research – An ex ante Analysis Agricultural Economics Research Review, Vol. 23 (1): 41-46

Ramana, D.B.V., G.Nirmala, V.Maruthi and G.R.Rao. 2010. An on-farm study on the performance of Vanaraja breed as backyard poultry. Indian Veterinary Journal. 87: 517-518.

Ramana, D.B.V., Vijay Kumar, A., Sreenath Dixit and Venkateswarlu, B. 2011. Livestock Production Practices for Sustainable Rural Livelihoods: A Participatory Action Research in Rainfed Areas of Andhra Pradesh, India. Journal of Rural Development, 30:71-79.

Ramana, D.B.V., Vijay Kumar, A., Sreenath Dixit, Venkateswarlu, B and Surendhranath, G. 2010. Ram lamb rearing: A livelihood option for landless tribal women. Intensive Agriculture, 49: 18-20.

Rao, A.V.M.S., Santhi Bhusan Chowdary, Manikandan, N., Rao, G.G.S.N., Rao, V.U.M. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2010. Temperature trends in different regions of India. Journal of Agrometeorology 12 (2): 87-190

Rao, A.V.M.S., Satyanarayana, T., Rao, G.G.S.N., Rao, V.U.M., Bhaskara Rao, D. V., Manikandan, N., Santhi Bhusan Chowdary, P., Ravikumar, V. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2010. Utilization of high resolution short range weather forecast for weather based agro advisory services. Journal of Agrometeorology. 12 (2): 229 – 233

Rao, G.R., Shanker, A.K., Srinivas, I., Korwar, G.R. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2011. Diversity and variability in seed characters and growth of Pongamia pinnata (L.) Pierre accessions 2010. Trees: DOI 10.1007/s00468-011-0550-1.

Reddy, B. S., R.V.Adake, C.R.Thyagaraj and K.Srinivas Reddy. 2009. Utilization pattern of power sources on productivity of groundnut and cotton dryland production systems. Journal of Agricultural Engineering. Vol.46 (4) : 17 – 23.

Saha, S., Gopinath, K.A., Mina, B.L., Kundu, S., Bhattacharaya, R. and Gupta, H.S. 2010. Expression of soil chemical and biological behavior on nutritional quality of aromatic rice as influenced by organic and mineral fertilization. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 41(15): 1816-1831.

Sandhya, V., Sk.Z.Ali, Minakshi Grover, Gopal Reddy, B.Venkateswarlu 2010. Effect of plant growth promoting Pseudomonas spp. on compatible solutes, antioxidant status and plant growth of maize under drought stress. Plant Growth Regul. 62: 21-30.

Sandhya, V., Shaik Zulfikar Ali, Minakshi Grover, Gopal Reddy; Venkateswarlu Bandi 2010. Drought-tolerant plant growth promoting Bacillus spp.: effect on growth, osmolytes, and antioxidant status of maize under drought stress. Journal of Plant Interactions DOI:
10.1080/17429145.2010.535178

Sandhya, V., Sk.Z.Ali, Minakshi Grover, Gopal Reddy, B.Venkateswarlu 2010. Effect of osmotic stress on plant growth promoting Pseudomonas spp. Archives of Microbiology 192: 867-876.

Shaik Haffis, Osman M., and Ramakrishna Y.S. 2009. Gender disparities under different techoeconomic conditions in agriculture: Case studies of Andhra Pradesh and Orissa. Agricultural Situation in India, LXVI (9): 531-540

Sharma, K. L., Balaguruvaiah, D., Babu, M. V. S., Reddy, B. R., Srinivas Rao, Ch., Mishra, P. K., Kusuma Grace, J., Ramesh, G., Madhavi, M., Srinivas, K., Mandal, U. K., Korwar, G. R., Maruthi Sankar, G.R and Chary, G. R. 2010. Long-term impact of soil and nutrient management practices on soil quality in rainfed Alfisols at Anantapur in Andhra Pradesh. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development 25 (1), 74-85.

Sharma, K. L., Kusuma Grace, J., Mishra, P. K., Venkateswarlu, B., Nagdeve, M. B., Gabhane, V. V., Maruthi Sankar, G., Korwar, G. R., Ravindra Chary, G., Rao, Ch. S, Gajbhiye, P. N., Madhavi, M., Mandal, U. K., Srinivas, K. And Ramchandran, K. 2011. Effect of soil and nutrient management treatments on soil quality indices under Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum) based production system in rainfed semi-arid tropical Vertisol. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis   42: 11, 1298 — 1315

Singh, Karan and K S Reddy, 2010. Software for design and layout of drip and sprinkler irrigation systems. Journal of Computer Science, Vol 4(4):1664-1676.

Srinivas, I., Rao, K.V., Pratibha, G., Korwar, G. R., Adake, R.V., Atul, D., Rao, B., Udaykumar, M. and Rao, G.R. 2010. Development of precision ridger planter for castor crop for in situ water conservation. Journal of Oilseeds Research 27:360-362

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Ali, Masood, Rupa, T.R., Singh, K.K, Prasad, J.V.N.S. and Kundu, S. 2010. Direct and residual effects of integrated sulphur fertilization in maize (Zea mays) - chickpea (Cicer arietinum) cropping system on Typic Ustochrept. Indian Journal of Agronomy, Volume 55 (In Press)

Srinivasa Rao, Ch, Subba Rao, A., Rao, K.V., Venkateswarlu, B. and Singh. A.K. 2010. Categorisation of districts based on nonexchangeable potassium : Implications of efficient K fertility management in Indian agriculture. Indian Journal of Fertillizers 6(7) : 40-54

Srinivasarao, Ch., Vittal, K.P.R., Kundu, S., Gajbhiye, P.N and Vijayasankarbabu, M. 2010. Twenty years of continuous cropping, fertilization and organic manure application effects on forms of potassium and kinetics of nonexchangeable K release in the profile of an Alfisol under arid conditions. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 41(6):783-796.

Srinivasrao, Ch., B.Venkateswarlu, Sreenath Dixit, R.Veeraiah, S.Ramamohan, B.Sanjeeva Reddy, SumantaKundu and K.Gayatri Devi. 2010. Implementation of contingency crop planning for drought in tribal villages in Andhra Pradesh: Impacts on food and fodder security and livelihoods. Indian Journal Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 25 (1) : 23 - 30.

Srivastava, N.N., Rao, V.U.M, Korwar, G.R. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2010. Micro-level spatial variability and temporal trends in reference evapotranspiration (ETo) at a semi-arid tropical station. Journal of Agrometeorology, 12(2), 208-12.

Srivastava, N.N., Rao, V.U.M., Saikia,U.S., Vijaya Kumar, P. and Subba Rao. A.V.M. 2010. Studies on diurnal air temperature pattern from daily maximum and minimum by estimating the parameters of sinusoidal and exponential models on weekly basis under semi arid climate of Hyderabad. Journal of Agrometeorology, 12(1), 8-14.

Sunil, N., M. Sujatha, Vinod Kumar, M. Vanaja, S.D. Basha, K.S. Varaprasad. 2011. Correlating the phenotypic and molecular diversity in Jatropha curcas L. Biomass and Bioenergy 35: 1085-1096.

Uttam Kumar Mandal, Kaushalya Ramachandran, Sharma, K.L., Satyam, B., Venkanna, K., Udaya Bhanu, M., Moumita Mandal and Rahul N. Masane (2011): Assessing Soil Quality in a Semiarid Tropical Watershed using a Geographic Information System. Soil & Water Management & Conservation 75(3): 1-17.

Vanaja, M., M. Maheshwari, P. Raghuram Reddy, S.K. Yadav, M. Srinivasa Rao, N. Jyothi Lakshmi and B. Venkateswarlu. 2010. Effect of atmospheric CO2 enrichment on castor bean (Ricinus communis L.) growth and yield. Journal of Oilseeds Research 27: 372-373.

Vanaja, M., P. Raghu Ram Reddy, N Jyothi Lakshmi, S K Yadav, A Narasimha Reddy, M Maheswari and B. Venkateswarlu. 2011. Yield and harvest index of short and long duration grain legume crops under twice the ambient CO2 levels. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 80: (Accepted)

Vanaja, M., P. Raghu Ram Reddy, N.J. Lakshmi, S.K. Abdul Razak, P. Vagheera, G. Archana, S.K. Yadav, M. Maheswari, B. Venkateswarlu. 2010. Response of seed yield and its components of red gram (Cajanus cajan L. Millsp.) to elevated CO2. Plant Soil and Environment 56 (10): 458-462.

Varalaxmi, Y., Vijayalakshmi, A., Ravi Kumar, K., Vijayalakshmi T. and Maheswari M. 2010. Efficient plant regeneration from shoot apices of pearl millet (Pennisetum americanum (L.) Leeke). Plant Tissue Culture and Biotechnology 20(1): 47-53

Vegapareddy, M. Richter, G. M. and Goulding, K. W. T. 2010. Using digital image analysis to quantify the architectural parameters of roots grown in thin rhizotrons, Plant Biosystems 144:2, 499-506.

Yadav, S. K., P, Srinu, M. Maheshwari, M. Vanaja and B. Venkateswarlu. 2010. Efficient shoot regeneration from double cotyledonary node explants of green gram [Vigna radiata L. (Wilczek)]. Indian Journal of Biotechnology 9:403-407.

Yadav, S.K., Gopala Krishna, M., Maheswari, M., Vanaja, M. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2010. High frequency induction of multiple shoots and plant regeneration from cotyledonary node explant of mung bean (Vigna radiata L Wilczek). Journal of Plant Biochemistry and Biotechnology 19(2): 267-270

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Books/Reports/Bulletins  2010-11

Bhanavase, D.B., Thorve, S.B. Upadhye, S.K., Mehetre, S.S., Osman, M., Chary, G.R., Venkateswarlu, B., Mishra, P.K., Balloli, S.S., and Anantha Rao D. 2010. Farmers’ Participatory Action Research Programme (FPARP) – Tank Silt as an Organic Amendment for Improving Soil and Water Productivity in Scarcity Zone of Maharashtra, ORP, AICRPDA, Solapur, Maharashtra, 8 p.

Gopinath, K A., Venkateswarlu, B., Venkateswarlu, S., Yadav, S K., Balloli, S. S., Rao, Srinivasa Ch., Prasad, Y.G and Maheswari, M. 2011. Organic Sesame Production. Technical Bulletin, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Santoshnagar, Hyderabad, Andhra
Pradesh, India. 34 p.

Kausalya Ramachandran, Mandal, U.K., Sharma, K.L. and B. Venkateswarlu. 2010. Evaluation Methodology for Post-facto Assessment of Watershed Development Project – A Multidisciplinary, Multi-scale & Multi-aspect Approach. Natural Resource Management and Rural Livelihoods Series. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Santoshnagar, Hyderabad -500059. 99 p.

Khasimpeera, K., Osman, M., Padmalatha, Y., and Venkateswarlu, B. 2010. More Crop and Income per Drop of Water, Farmers’ Participatory Action Research Programme (FPARP) – Tank Silt as an Organic Amendment for Improving Soil and Water Productivity, AME, AICRPDA, ANGRAU, Anantapur, India. 28 p.

Kusuma Grace, J., and Sharma, K.L. 2010. Assessment of Soil Quality Using Key Indicators- Case Studies in Rainfed Semi-arid Tropics. VDM Verlag, Dr. Müller Aktiengesellschaft & Co. KG, Dudweiler Landstr. 99, 66123 Saarbrücken, Germany. 230 p.

Mishra, P. K., Cogle, A.L., Sharma, K.L., Smith, G.D., Rao, K.V., Freebairn, D.M., Subba Reddy, G., Christine King, Korwar, G.R., Osman, M and B. Venkateswarlu. 2010. Natural Resources Management in Semi-arid Regions: Learning from Farm and Watershed Level Action Research of ICAR-ACIAR Collaborative Project, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad- 500059. 184 p.

Murali, R., Jogender, R., Raju, Ch., Osman, M., Chary, G.R., Mishra, P.K., Venkateswarlu, B. and Anantha Rao, D. 2010. Farmers’ Participatory Approach of Tank Silt Application to Improve Soil Health and Water Productivity - An Experiment Carried out in Warangal District, Telangana Region of Andhra Pradesh (Sponsored by: Ministry of Water Resources, Govt. of India), MARI, Warangal India, 8 p.

Nagasree, K., Dixit. S, K. Ravishankar and B.Venkateswarlu 2010. Knowledge Share Centers – a Handbook, NAIP Bulletin 4/2010. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. 24 p.

Nimmaiah, K.,Swamy, V., Osman, M., Chary, G.R., Balloli, S.S., Mishra, P.K., Mandal, U.K., and Venkateswarlu, B. 2010. Farmers’ Participatory Action Research Programme (FPARP) – Tank Silt as an Organic Amendment for Improving Soil and Water Productivity in Southern Telangana Region, PEACE, Bhongir, Nalgonda, India, 8 p.

Rao, G. R., Y.G Prasad, M. Prabhakar, I. Srinivas, K.V. Rao, G.R. Korwar, B Venkateswarlu, A.K. Shankar, G Ravindra Chary and N.N. Reddy 2010. Biofuel Crops for Drylands Cultivation and Processing Issues. Technical Bulletin, CRIDA

Rao, V.U.M., A.V.M.S. Rao, P.V. Kumar, S. Desai, U.S. Saikia, N.N. Srivastava and B. Venkateswarlu. 2011. Agricultural Drought: Climate Change and Rainfed Agriculture. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. 324 p.

Rao., G.G.S.N., V. U. M. Rao., P. Vijaya Kumar. and A.V.M.S. Rao. 2010. 25 Years Research of AICRP on Agrometerology .Central Research Institute For Dryland Agriculture,Santhoshnagar, Hyderabad.112 p.

Reddy, K. S., B.Sanjeeva Reddy, I.Srinivas,K.Yella Reddy, T.V.Sataynarayana, K.V.Rao, C.Ramana, Aum Sarma, S.Vijaykumar and R.V.Adake (Eds.).2010. Abstracts, National Seminar on Engineering Agriculture for Evergreen Revolution.Organized by ISAE – Andhra Pradesh
Chapter, Hyderabad, India. 80 p.

Reddy, K.S., B.Sanjeeva Reddy, I.Srinivas,K.Yella Reddy, T.V.Sataynarayana, K.V.Rao, C.Ramana, Aum Sarma, S.Vijaykumar and R.V.Adake (Eds.).2010. Lead Papers, National Seminar on Engineering Agriculture for Evergreen Revolution. Organized by ISAE – Andhra Pradesh Chapter, Hyderabad, India.352 p.

Reddy, M.S., Desai, S., Sayyed, R.Z., Sarma, Y.R., Rao, V.K., Reddy, B.C., Reddy, K.R.K., Podile, A.R., Kloepper, J.W. 2009. Plant Growth Promotion by Rhizobacteria for Sustainable Agriculture. Scientific Publishers, India: Jodhpur.642 p.

Sharma, S.K., Sharma, R.K., Kothari, A.K., Laddha, K.C., Sodani, S.N., Osman, M., Chary, G.R., Balloli, S.S., Mishra, P.K., Mandal, U.K. and Venktaeswarlu, B. 2010. Farmers’ Participatory Action Research Programme (FPARP) – Tank Silt as an Organic Amendment for Improving Soil and Water Productivity, ORP, AICRPDA, Arjia, Bhilwara, India. 8 p.

Sharma, S.K., Sharma, R.K., Kothari, A.K., Laddha, K.C., Sodani, S.N., Osman, M., Chary, G.R., Balloli, S.S., Mishra, P.K., Mandal, U.K. and Venktaeswarlu, B. 2010. Outreach Action Research and Learning for Improved Use of Tank Silt in Maize-Based Production System, Operational Research Project, Dryland Farming Research Station, (Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture & Technology), Arjia, Bhilwara, India. 26 p.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Vankateswarlu, B., Dixit, S. and Singh, A.K. 2010. Potassium Deficiency in Soils and Crops: Emerging Soil Fertility Constraint in Dryland Agriculture. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad, India. 34 p.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Vankateswarlu, B., Dixit, S. and Venkataravamma, K. 2010. Pantalalo Mariyu Nelallo Potassium Lopam: Metta Vyavasayam Vutpatthilo Peruguthonna Poshaka Samasya (in Telugu). Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad, India. 34 p.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Venkateswarlu, B., and Sreenath Dixit. 2010. Potassium a Key Element for High Crop Productivity. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad, India. Bulletin. 36 p.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Venkateswarlu, B., Sreenath Dixit, Sumanta Kundu and Gayatri Devi, K. 2011. Livelihood Impacts of Soil Health Improvement in Backward and Tribal Districts of Andhra Pradesh. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India, 119 p.

Vennila, S., Ramamurthy, V.V., Deshmukh, A., Pinjarkar, D.B., Ararwal, M., Pagar, P.C., Prasad, Y.G., Prabhakar, M., Kranthi, K.R., and Bombawale, O.M., 2010. A Treatise on Mealybugs of Central Indian Cotton Production System. NCIP Technical Bulletin No. 24. 39 p.

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Book Chapters   2010-11

Angela, G., Elizabeth Margaret and M.Vanaja. Study of soil fungi at elevated carbon dioxide level. In: Climate change- Issues and concerns. (eds. Smita Asthana and Elizabeth Margaret). The IUP Publications. pp 42-45.

Kaushalya Ramachandran 2010. Success Stories in Watershed Management and Research Initiatives During the Last One Decade, DoLR, MoRD.

Kaushalya Ramachandran and Padmaja, S. 2010. Environmental migration from rainfed regions in India forced by poor returns from watershed development projects. In: Environment, Forced Migration and Social Vulnerability (eds. T. Afifi and J. Jäger). Springer Publications. pp 117 –132.

Mina, B.L., Gopinath, K.A., Singh, G., Stanley, J. and Bhat, J.C. 2010. Organic production of soybean (Hindi). In: Jaivik Phasalotpadan Takneeki. (eds. D. K. Singh and K. P. Raverkar). GBPUA&T, Pantnagar, Uttarakhand. pp 166-175.

Mir Hassan Ahmed SK., Suseelendra Desai, Venkateswar Rao L., Praveen Kumar G., and Venkateswarlu B. 2010. Evaluation of Bacillus spp. from rainfed agro-ecosystems for plant growth promotion of sorghum and pigeonpea. In: Plant Growth Promotion by Rhizobacteria
for Sustainable Agriculture.” ISBN: 978-81-7233-660-8 Scientific Publishers, New Delhi, India. pp: 71-74.

Mishra, P. K. 2010. Future challenges in rainfed agriculture. In “Advances in Plant -Atmospheric Interactions” (Eds. Rao et. al.), CRIDA, Hyderabad, 233-237.

Mishra, P. K., Rao, K.V. and Padmanabhan, M. V. 2010. Farm pond technology for semi-arid Alfisol region of Telengana in Andhra Pradesh. In: Rainwater Harvesting and Reuse through Farm Ponds: Experiences, Issues and Strategies (eds. Rao et. al.), CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp 170-174.

Praveen Kumar G., Kishore N., Mir Hassan Ahmed SK., Abdul Rasul, Suseelendra Desai, Gopal Reddy and Venkateswarlu B. 2010. Evaluation of fluorescent Pseudomonas spp. with single and multiple PGPR traits for plant growth promotion of Sorghum in combination with AM fungi. In: Plant Growth Promotion by Rhizobacteria for Sustainable Agriculture. ISBN: 978-81-7233-660-8 Scientific Publishers, New Delhi, India. pp: 293-299.

Ramana, D.B.V. 2011. Livestock integration for improving the livelihoods of rural poor. In: Livelihood Enhancement through Sustainable Natural Resource Management in Drylands. CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp105-115.

Rao, G. G. S. N., A.V. M. S. Rao, and V. U. M. Rao. 2011. Climate change – Impacts and mitigation strategies. In: Climate Change Adaptation Strategies in Agriculture and Allied Sectors. (ed. GSLHV Prasada Rao). Scientific Publishers (India), Jodhpur. pp 1-14.

Rao, G. G. S. N., A.V. M. S. Rao, M. Vanaja, V. U. M. Rao and Y. S. Ramakrishna. 2010. Impact of regional climate change over India. In: Climate Change and Agriculture over India. Prentice- Hall India Pvt. Limited, New Delhi pp13-42.

Ravi Shankar, K. 2011. Traditional knowledge and awareness programs on climate change.. In:Agricultural Drought: Climate Change and Rainfed Agriculture. (eds. Rao, V.U.M., Rao, A.V.M.S., Kumar, P.V., Desai, S., Saikia, U.S., Srivastava, N.N. and Venkateswarlu, B.) CRIDA, Hyderabad, India. pp. 209-213.

Ravindra Chary. G., Vittal, K.P.R., Venkateswarlu, B., Mishra, P.K., Rao, G.G.S.N., Pratibha, G., Rao, K.V., Sharma, K.L., and Rajeshwar Rao, G. 2010. Drought hazards and mitigation measures. In: Natural and Anthropogenic Disasters: Vulnerability, Preparedness and Mitigation. (ed. M.K. Jha), Capital Publishing Company, New Delhi and Springer, The Netherlands. pp 197 -237.

Sharma, K.L. Ramakrishna, Y.S. Samra, J.S. Sharma, K.D. Mandal, U.K. Venkateswarlu, B. Korwar G.R. and K. Srinivas. 2010. Strategies for improving the productivity of rainfed farms in India with special emphasis on soil quality improvement. In: Water and Agricultural Sustainability Strategies (ed. Manjit S Kang). CRC Press, USA. pp 207-225.

Singh, A. K. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2010. Tackling the adverse effects of global warming on Indian agriculture. Agriculture Today Year Book 2010, pp18-22.

Sreenath Dixit, J.V.N.S. Prasad, B.M.K. Raju and B. Venkateswarlu 2010. Towards A Carbon- Neutral Rural India Part 1 Challenges and Opportunities in Agriculture. In: India Infrastructure Report 2010. Oxford University Press, New Delhi. pp 393-406.

Sreenath Dixit, Prabhakar, M., Anuradha, B. and Padmaiah, M. 2010. Village level hybrid seed production: A process for effective transfer of castor production technology. In: Research and Development in Castor: Present Status and Future Strategies (ed D. M. Hegde). Indian Society of Oilseeds Research, Hyderabad.

Srinivasa Rao, M 2010. Impact of elevated CO2 on insect herbivore and host interactions. In: Agricultural Drought: Climate Change and Rainfed Agriculture (eds. Rao VUM, Subba Rao AVM, Kumar PV, Desai S, Saikia US, Srivastava NN and Venkateswarlu B.). CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, pp 243-248.

Srinivasa Rao, M 2010. Impact of elevated CO2 on insect herbivore and host interactions. In: Advances in Plant-Atmospheric Interactions (eds. Rao VUM, Subba Rao AVM, Rao, GGSN, Ramana Rao BV, Vijay Kumar, P. and Venkateswarlu B. CRIDA, Hyderabad. pp 174-179.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Rao, K.V., Hegde, D.M.,  Venkateswarlu B. and Sumanta Kundu 2011. Use of organic fertilizers alone or in combination with inorganic ones: effects on water and nutrient use efficiency. In: Improving Water and Nutrient Use Efficiency in Food Production Systems (ed. Z. Rengel) ISUP, John Wiley & Sons Inc., Ames, USA. Vanaja, M. 2010. Impact of climate change on CO2 exchange between vegetation and atmosphere. In: Advances in Plant-Atmospheric Interactions. (eds. VUM Rao, AVM Subba Rao, GGSN Rao, BV Ramana Rao, P Vijaya Kumar and B Venkateswarlu). CRIDA, Hyderabad. pp 154-155.

Venkateshwarlu, B., Rao, K.V., Kaushalya Ramachandran and U.K. Mandal 2010. Application of geomatics in watershed prioritization, monitoring and evaluation – CRIDA’s experience. In: Proceedings of the National Symposium on Use of High Science Tools in Integrated Watershed Management, ICRISAT-TATA Trust & DoLR, New Delhi.

Venkateswarlu,B and Rama Rao., C.A. 2010. Institutional arrangements need to be nurtured. The Hindu Survey of Indian Agriculture, 2010. pp. 79-83

Venkateswarlu, B. and Rama Rao, C.A. 2010. Rainfed agriculture: Challenges of climate change. Agriculture Today Year Book 2010, pp.43-45

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Popular Articles   2010-11

Dixit, S. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2010. Local solutions to climate change. Agenda – New Agriculturist 19: 21-24.

Ramana, D.B.V. and Vijay Kumar, A. 2010. Jevaalalo adhika mamsothpattiki parannajeevula samagra yajamanyam (in Telugu). Annadata, 42 (12):47-50.

Venkateswarlu, B. 2010. Mokkala pempakamlo tissue culture pradhanyam (Telugu), Annadata, May 2010. p 58.

Venkateswarlu, B and Rama Rao, C.A. 2011. Rainfed agriculture – concerns, opportunities and strategies. Yojana. January 2011. Vol. 55. p 37-40.

Venkateswarlu, B and Rama Rao, C.A. 2011. Managing the business of agriculture. 5th National Conference on KVK-2010. Agriculture Today, February 2011. p 5.

Vijay Kumar, A. and Ramana, D.B.V. 2010. Azolla vutpattilo vacche samasyalu mariyu parisharaalu (in Telugu). Annadata, 42 (2): 17-19.

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2009-10

Research Papers | Books/Reports/Bulletins/Policy paper and brief | Popular Articles | TV/Radio talks/shows

Research papers     2009-10

Ali, Sk. Z., Sandhya, V., Grover, M., Kishore, N., Rao, L.V., Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Pseudomonas sp. strain P6 enhances tolerance of sorghum seedlings to elevated temperatures. Biol Fert. Soil. 46: 45-55. 

Anil Sharma, Jalali, V.K., Sharma, V., and Sharma, K.L. 2009. Distribution of available Potassium in soils of Rainfed areas representing different Agro climatic Zones of Jammu and Kashmir. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 24(1): 39-44.

Babitha, M, Maheswari, M., Rao, L. M., Arun K. Shanker and Gangadhar Rao, D. 2010. Osmotic adjustment, drought tolerance and yield in castor (Ricinus communis L.) hybrids. Environ. Exp. Bot. doi: 10,1016/j.envexpbot.2010.05.006.

Babu Abraham, Kamala, V., Sivaraj, N., Sunil, N., Pandravada, S.R., Vanaja, M.  and Varaprasad, K.S. 2010. DIVA-GIS approaches for diversity assessment of pod characteristics in black gram (Vigna mungo L. Hepper).  Current Science, 98 (5): 616-619. 

Bharat, R. Sharma., Rao, K.V., Vittal, K.P.R., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Amarasinghe, U.  2010. Estimating the potential of rainfed agriculture in India: Prospects for water productivity improvements. Agricultural Water management, 97: 23–30. 

Burman, D., Gill, A.S., Baig, M.J. and Prasad, J.V.N.S. 2009. Interaction between Dalbergia sissoo boundary plantation and food-fodder crop sequence under rainfed agro-ecosystem. Indian Journal of Dry land Agriculture Research and Development, 24 (1): 67-74. 

Desai, S., Anuradha, B., Sahadeva Reddy, B., Dixit, S., Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Seed self-sufficiency in groundnut: A participatory approach. J. Oilseeds Res. 26:728-729. 

Dhyani, S.K., Kareemulla, K., Ajit and Handa, A.K. 2009.  Agroforestry potential and scope for development across agro-climatic zones in India.  Indian Journal of Forestry, 32(2): 181-190. 

Dwivedi, R.P., Kareemulla, K. and Tewari, R.K. 2008. Agro forestry for rural livelihood: A case study of Bundelkhand. Agricultural Extension Review, 20(2): 23-26&29.   

Gopinath, K. A., Balloli, S. S., Venkateswarlu, B. and Venkateswarlu, S. 2009. Performance of sesame under organic and conventional production systems.  Journal Oilseeds Research, Special Issue, 26: 376-377. 

Gopinath, K.A., Supradip Saha, Mina, B.L., Harit Pande, Srivastva, A.K. and Gupta, H.S. 2009. Bell pepper yield and soil properties during conversion from conventional to organic production in Indian Himalayas. Scientia Horticulturae, 122: 339-345. 

Grover, M., Nain, L. and Saxena, A.K. 2009. Comparison between Bacillus subtilis RP24 and its antifungal negative mutants. World Journal Microbiology Biotechnology, 25:1329-1335. 

Grover, M., Pandey, A.K., Mishra, B.K., Lata Ray, R.C. 2009. Sugarcane crops: Plant growth promoting bacteria in growth, yield and productivity. In: Sugar Beet Crops: Growth, Fertilization and Yield. Hertsberg C.T. (Ed.). ISBN: 978-1-60741-491-9. 

Grover, M., Nain, L., Singh, S.B., Saxena, A.K. 2010. Molecular and biochemical approaches for characterization of antifungal trait of a potent biocontrol agent Bacillus subtilis RP24. Current Microbiology, 60: 99-106. 

Hari Krishna, Ch., Mahender, M. and Ramana, D.B.V. 2009. Performance of colored layer birds under backyard rearing system in Southern Telangana Region of Andhra Pradesh. Indian Journal of Animal Production, 38 (1): 55-63. 

Jyothi Lakshmi, N., Vanaja, M., Maheswari, M., Yadav, S.K., Raghuram Reddy, P.   and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Excised leaf water retention capacity (ELWRC) technique for screening black gram genotypes for yield. Journal of Food  Legumes, 22: 211-212. 

Kareemulla, K., Rizvi, R.H., Yadav, R.S., Munnaram and Dhyani, S.K. 2009.  Agroforestry for Rural Development-Cooperatives as Viable Institutions. Agricultural Situation in India,: 61-67. 

Kareemulla, K., Srinivas Reddy, K., Rama Rao, C.A., Shalander Kumar. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009.  Soil and Water Conservation Works through National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (NREGS) in Andhra Pradesh — An Analysis of Livelihood Impact Agricultural Economics Research Review, (Conference Number) 22: 443-450. 

Kaushalya Ramachandran, Sharma, K.L., Srinivas, T., Shankar Rao, M., Gayatri, M. and V. Bhaskar 2009: Evaluation of Watershed Development projects in India: Methodology for Assessing Sustainability. (Resubmitted to Land Use Policy, Elsevier Publication).

Kaushalya Ramachandran, Gayatri, M., Bhaskar, V. and Kartik, P. 2009. Deficiencies in Development Programs inducing Migration in Rainfed Regions in India. Journal of Spatial Science. Volume-II, ISSN 0974-7125:II (2):1-15.

Kausalya Ramachandran., Mandal, U.K., Sharma, K.L., Gayatri, M., Bhaskar, V., Venkatravamma, K. and Kartik, P. 2009. Methodology for evaluating livelihood security of farm households in treated watersheds. Indian Journal of Soil Conservation, 37 (2): 151-163.  

Khormali, F., .Ajami, M., Ayoubi, S., Srinivasa Rao, Ch. and  Wani, S.P. 2009.  Role of deforestation and hill slope position on soil quality attributes of loss-derived soils in Golestan province, Iran, Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 134: 178-189. 

Kundu, S., Gajbhiye, P.N., Srinivasa Rao, Ch. and Bheemaiah, G. 2009. Effect of integrated nutrient management on yield attributes, yield, nutrient uptake and economics of growing maize in Tamarind based cropping systems. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 24: 81-86. 

Lakshmi Kant, Pant, S.K., Mahajan, V., Gopinath, K.A. and Gupta, H.S. 2010. Performance of micronutrients-rich, rust-resistant early maturing, high-yielding wheat (Triticum aestivum). Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 80(3): 203-207. 

M Vegapareddy, GM Richter and KWT Goulding 2010.  Using digital image analysis to quantify the architectural parameters of roots grown in thin rhizotrons   Plant Biosystems 144 (2) : 499-506.

Mishra, A.K., Chauhan, Vimlesh, Yadav, S. K. and Maruthi Sankar, G. R. 2009. Nutritive value of commonly used feed resources in Telangana Region of Andhra Pradesh. Indian Journal of Animal Nutrition 26 (1): 23-28. 

Mishra, A.K., Rama Rao, C.A., Subrahmanyam, K. V. and Ramakrishna, Y. S. 2009. Improving dairy production in rainfed agro-ecosystem of India: constraints and strategies. Outlook on Agriculture, 38(3): 284-292. 

Narendra Kumar, Ved Prakash, Srinivas, K., Mina, B.L., Gopinath, K.A. and Srivastava, A.K. 2010. Effect of sowing method, growth retardant and intercropping on horse gram (Macrotyloma uniflorum) productivity. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 80(4): 335-337. 

Osman M., Shaik Haffis and Kareemulla K. 2009. Land use diversification as an index of watershed evaluation – A case study of Andhra Pradesh. Agricultural Situation in India, Vol. LXVI (2): 81-90. 

 

Padmaja. S and Kaushalya Ramachandran 2009. Environmental Forced Migration and Social Vulnerability: A Study of Rainfed Region around Hyderabad. Journal of Social Science, Jehangir Univ, Dacca, Bangladesh, 2008.

Palsanjya, D.R., Ramesh Singh, Yadav, R.S., Tewari, R.K., Dwivedi, R.P., Kumar, R.V., Venkatesh, A., Kareemulla, K., Bajpai, C.K., Rajendra Singh, Yadav, S.P.S., Chaturvedi, O.P. and Dhyani, S.K. 2009.  Participatory agro-ecosystem analysis and identification of problems in Garhkundar-Dabar Watershed of Central India.  Indian Journal of Agroforestry, 11(1): 91-98.

Prasad, J.V.N.S., Gangaiah, B., Kundu, S., Korwar, G.R., Venkateshwarlu, B and Singh, V.P. 2009. Potential of short duration woody crops for pulp fibre production from arable lands. Indian Journal of Agronomy, 54: 380-394. 

Prasad, J.V.N.S., Korwar, G. R., Rao, K.V., Mandal, K. U., Rao, R. C.A., Rao, R. G., Venkateswarlu, B., Rao, N. S., Kulkarni, D. H., Rao, R. Meka. 2010. Tree row spacing affected agronomic and economic performance of Eucalyptus-based agro forestry in Andhra Pradesh, Southern India, Agroforestry Systems, 78: 253-267. 

Prasad, J.V.N.S., Korwar, G.R., Rao, K.V., Srinivas, K., Rama Rao, C.A., Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Venkateswarlu, B., Rao, S.N., Kulkarni, H.D. 2010. Effect of modification of tree density and geometry on intercrop yields and economic returns in Leucaena based Agroforestry systems for wood production in Andhra Pradesh, Southern India, Experimental Agriculture, 46(2): 155-172. 

Pratibha, G., Korwar, G.R. and Yadav, S. K. 2010. Productivity, quality, nutrient use efficiency and economics of senna (Cassia angustifolia) as influenced by FYM and fertilizer nitrogen under rainfed conditions. Indian Journal of Agronomy, 55 (1): 79-83. 

Praveen Kumar, G., Desai, S., Ahmed, S.M.H., Rasul, A., Afroz, N. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Pseudomonas aeruginosa strain GPSD 29 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. Accession no NCBI. GU362710. 

Praveen Kumar, G., Desai, S., Ahmed, S.M.H., Rasul, A., Afroz, N., Leo Daniel Amalraj, E. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Alcaligenes sp. GPSD 14 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. NCBI Accession no. GU362711. 

Praveen Kumar, G., Desai, S., Ahmed, S.M.H., Rasul, A., Leo Daniel Amalraj, E. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Pantoea agglomerans strain GPSD 70 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence. NCBI Accession no. GU362712. 

Raju, B.M.K., Bhatia, V.K. and Bhar, L.M. 2009. Assessing Stability of Crop Varieties with Incomplete Data. Journal of Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics, 63: 139-150. 

Ranga Rao, G.V., Desai, S., Reddy, Y.V. R., Rameshwar Rao, V. and Das, V.S.R. 2008. Influence of weather factors on insect pests and diseases on groundnut in India: A case study. Journal of Agrometereology, 10: 502-507 (Special issue). 

Ranga Rao, G.V., Sahrawat, K.L., Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Binitha Das, Kiran Kumar Reddy, K., Bharath, B.S., Rameshwar Rao, V., Murthy, K.V.S., and Wani, S.P. 2009. Insecticide residues in vegetable crops grown in Kothapalli watershed, Andhra Pradesh, India: A case Study. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 24: 21-27. 

Rao, G.G.S., Rao, A.V.M.S., Rao, V.U.M., Vanaja, M., Srinivasa Rao, M., Rao, K.V., Desai, S., Srinivasa Rao, Ch. 2009. Impact, Adaptation and vulnerability of rainfed agriculture to climate change: Research at CRIDA.  Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development. 24(2): 10-20. 

Rao, K.V., Mishra, P.K., Korwar, G.R., Venkateshwarlu, B., Rao, V.U.M. and Osman 2009. Myths about small water harvesting systems. Economic and Political weekly: XLIV: 60-63. 

Ravi Shankar, K. and Pochaiah Maraty. 2008. Correlates of Adoption of Weather Forecasts by Farmers. Indian Journal of Extension Education, 44 (3&4): 33-37. 

Ravi Shankar, K., Pochaiah Maraty and Nagasree, K. 2009. Psycho-social Factors as Correlates of Weather Forecast Decision Making Behaviour among Farmers in Andhra Pradesh. Indian Research Journal of Extension Education, 9(2): 105-109. 

Reddy, B.S., Maruthi, V., Adake, R.V. and Mandal, U.K. 2009. Effect of different land configuration practices on productivity of sorghum-pigeonpea intercropping system in shallow Alfisols. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development. 24: 57-62. 

Sandhya, V., Ali, Sk.Z., Grover, M., Reddy, G. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Alleviation of drought stress effects in sunflower seedlings by exo-polysaccharides producing Pseudomonas putida strain P45. Biol Fert Soil.  46: 17-26. 

Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Maruthi, V., Adake, R.V. and Mandal, U.K. 2009. Effect of different Land Configuration Practices on Productivity of Sorghum-Pigeon pea Intercropping System in Shallow Alfisols. Indian Journal of Dryland Agriculture Research and Development, 24 (1): 57-63. 

Shalander Kumar and Upadhyay, A.D. 2009. Goat farmers’ coping strategies for sustainable livelihood security in arid Rajasthan: An empirical analysis. Agricultural Economic Research Review, 22 (2): 281-290.  

Shalander Kumar Kareemulla, K. and Rama Rao, C.A. 2009.  Goat marketing system in Rajasthan.  Indian Journal of Agricultural Marketing, 23 (3): 150-167. 

Sharma K. L., Ramachandra Raju, K., Das, S. K. Prasad Rao, B.R.C., Kulkarni, B.S., Srinivas, K., Kusuma Grace, J., Madhavi, M. and Pravin. N. Gajbhiye. 2009. Soil Fertility and Quality assessment under Tree, Crops and Pasture-based Land-Use Systems in Rainfed Environment. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 40(9&10): 1436 – 1461. 

Sharma, K. L., Kusuma Grace, J., Srinivas, K., Ramakrishna, Y. S., Korwar, G. R., Maruthi Sankar, G., Uttam Kumar Mandal, Ramesh, V., Hima Bindu, V., Madhavi, M., and Pravin N. Gajbhiye. 2009. Influence of Tillage and Nutrient Sources on Yield Sustainability and Soil Quality under Sorghum-Mung Bean System in Rainfed Semi-Arid Tropics. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 40 (15): 2579-2602. 

Sharma, K. L., Ramakrishna, Y. S., Samra, J. S., Sharma, K. D., Mandal, U. K., Venkateswarlu, B., Korwar, G. R. and Srinivas, K. 2009. Strategies for Improving the Productivity of Rainfed Farms in India with Special Emphasis on Soil Quality Improvement. Journal of Crop Improvement, 23 (4): 430-450.  

Sharma, K.L. and Biswapati Mandal. 2009. Soil quality and its relevance for sustainable agriculture. Journal of the Indian Society of Soil Science, 57 (4): 572-586.  

Sharma, K.L. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Conservation agriculture- A ray of hope to rehabilitate the rainfed marginal lands for realizing higher productive potential. Green farming an International Journal of Agriculture, Horticulture & Allied Sciences. 2(5): 317-320.    

Sharma, K.L., Subbaiah, K., Jawahar, D., Solaiappan, U., Subramanian, V., Mishra, P. K., Venkateswarlu, B., Kusuma Grace, J., Korwar, G.R., Maruthi Sankar, G., Ravindra Chary, G., Pravin N Gajbhiye, Madhavi, M., Mandal, U.K., Srinivas, K., Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Kausalya Ramachandran and Usha Rani, K. 2009. Soil quality assessment under long-term soil and nutrient management practices in Vertisol soils of Kovilpatti. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 24(1): 8-19. 

Sreedevi Shankar, K., Sumathi, S., Shankar, M. and Usha Rani, K. 2009. Effect of Organic Farming on Nutritional Profile, Quality characteristics and Toxic parameters Spinach crop. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 24 (2): 66-73.

Srinivas, I., Mayande, V.M., Adake, R.V., Thyagaraj, C. R., Veeraprasad, G., Atul Dange and Vijay Kumar, S. 2009. Selective Mechanization of Castor crop in Andhra Pradesh to Reduce the Cost of Cultivation: A Case Study, Indian Journal of Dryland Agriculture Research and Development, 24 (2): 79-83. 

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Rao, K.V., Chary, G.R., Sahrawat, K.L. and Sumanta Kundu. 2009. Water retention characteristics of various soil types under diverse rainfed production systems of India. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 24(1): 1-7. 

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Wani, S.P., Sahrawat, K.L. and Rajasekhara Rao, B.K. 2009. Nutrient management strategies in participatory watersheds in semi arid tropical India. Indian Journal of Fertilizers, 5 (12): 113-128. 

Srinivasa Rao, M., Srinivas, K., Vanaja, M., Rao, G.G.S.N., Venkateswarlu, B and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2009. Host plant (Ricinus communis Linn) mediated effects of elevated CO2 on growth performance of two insect folivores. Current Science, 97(7): 1047-1054.  

Srinivasa Rao, M., Ranga Rao, G.V and Venkateswarlu, B 2010 Impact of climate change on insect pests in. In: Lead Papers National Symposium on “Climate Change and Rainfed Agriculture”, (Eds: B. Venkateswarlu et al), 18-20 February 2010, ISDA, CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, pp:  43-54.  

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Vittal, K.P.R., Venkateswarlu, B., Wani, S.P., Sahrawat, K.L., Marimuthu, S. and Kundu, S. 2009. Carbon stocks in different soils under diverse rainfed production systems in tropical India. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 40 (15): 2338-2356. 

Srivastava, N.N., Rao, V.U.M. and Subba Rao, A.V.M. 2009.  Radiation and water use efficiencies of a popular variety (SPV 462) and a promising hybrid (CSH – 14) of Sorghum under semi arid climatic condition of Hyderabad.  Indian Journal of Dryland Agriculture Research and Development, 24(2): 46-52.

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Rajasekharao, B.K., Wani, S.P., Sahrawat, K.L. and Krishanappa, K. 2010.  Impact of balanced nutrition on yield and economics of vegetables in participatory watersheds in Karnataka. Indian Journal of Fertilizers. 6 (4): 39-42. 

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Vittal, K.P.R., Kundu, S., Gajbhiye, P.N. and Vijayasankar Babu, M. 2010. Twenty Years of Continuous Cropping, Fertilization and Organic Manure Application Effects on Forms of Potassium and Kinetics of Non-exchangeable K Release in the Profile of an Alfisol Under Arid Conditions. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 41:1-14. 

Suseelendra Desai, Anuradha, B., Sahadeva Reddy, B., Sreenath Dixit and Venkateswarlu, B., 2009. Seed Self Sufficiency in Groundnut: A Participatory Approach, Journal of Oilseeds Research, (Special issue) 26: 728-729.  

Thyagaraj, C.R., Srinivas, I., Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Rao, K.V., Vittal, K.P.R. and Rao, B.V. 2009. Influence of Tillage time, Implement and Rainfall on Soil moisture retention and Bulk density in Alfisols. Indian Journal Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 24 (2): 59 – 65. 

Usha Rani, K., Sharma, K. L., Nagasri, K., Srinivas, K., Vishnu Murthy, T., Maruthi Shankar, G. R., Korwar, G.R., Sridevi Sankar, K., Madhavi, M. and Kusuma Grace, J. (2009) Response of Sunflower (Helianthus annuus, L.) to Sources and Levels of Sulphur under Rainfed Semi-Arid Tropical Conditions. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 40: 2926-2944.   

Venkateswarlu, B. and Grover, M. 2009. Can microbes help crops cope with climate change? Indian Journal of Microbiology, 49:297-298.  

Yadav, S.K., Ramana, D.B.V. and Misra, A.K. 2008. Effect of rumen degradable nitrogen supplementation on in-vitro digestibility and performance of lambs fed sorghum stover as basal diet. Indian Journal of Animal Nutrition, 25(3): 261-264.

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Books/Reports/Bullets/Policy paper and brief    2009-10

Bharat, R., Sharma., Rao, K.V., Vittal, K.P.R. 2009. Converting rain into grain: Opportunities for realizing the potential of rainfed agriculture in India. In India’s Water Future: Scenarios and Issues: Edited by Amaransinghe UA, Shat T, Malik RPS, pp: 417. 

Grover M., Pandey AK., Mishra BK., Lata, Ray RC. 2009. Sugarcane crops: Plant growth promoting bacteria in growth, yield and productivity. In: Sugar Beet Crops: Growth, Fertilization and Yield. Hertsberg C.T. (Ed.). ISBN: 978-1-60741-491-9. 

Kareemulla, K. 2009. Economic Analysis of Agroforestry Systems: Methods and Illustrations.  Agroforestry – Natural Resources sustainability Livelihood and Climate Moderation. Economic analysis of agroforestry systems: Methods and Illustrations. Pub Satish Serial Publishing House, Delhi. (O.P.Chaturvedi, et al. eds) pp: 639-660. 

Kaushalya Ramachandran 2009: Urban Environmental Management in Hyderabad. State of Environment Report of Andhra Pradesh – 2009, EPTRI, Gachibowli, Hyderabad. 

Kaushalya Ramachandran and Padmaja, S. 2009.  National Resource Management for Sustainable Development – causes and concerns. Prof. R.S. Sharma’s felicitation Volume, University of Rajasthan Concept Publication. pp: 287 – 297. 

Kaushalya Ramachandran and Padmaja, S. 2009. Environmental Migration From Rain-Fed Regions In India Forced By Poor Returns From Watershed Development Projects. In (eds): Tamer Afifi and Jill Jäger:  Environment, Forced Migration And Social Vulnerability, Chapter 9. UNU Pub.  

Kaushalya Ramachandran and Padmaja, S. 2009: Issue of Ecological Sustainability of Urban Centres - A case study of Hyderabad Urban Agglomeration. Osmania University, Hyderabad. 

Kaushalya Ramachandran, 2009: Applications of MS-Office Tools like MS-Excel and MS-Access. (ed). H. Chandrasekharan, A.K. Mishra and Kaushalya Ramachandran Introduction to Agri-Informatics.  

Kaushalya Ramachandran, Srinivas, T., Shankar Rao, M., Gayatri, M., Bhaskar, V. and Sreekant, B. 2009. Evaluating Agricultural Sustainability in Rainfed regions in India. Aligarh  Muslim University. 

Kaushalya, R., Mandal, U.K., Sharma, K.L. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2010. Evaluation methodology for Post-facto assessment of watershed development project- a multi-disciplinary, multi-scale & multi-aspect approach. Natural Resource Management and Rural Livelihoods series. Published by Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. pp: 99.  

Khan, I.A., Kareemulla, K. and Chaturvedi, O.P. 2009. Economic Analysis of Agro forestry Systems: Methods and Illustrations.  Agroforestry - Natural Resources sustainability Livelihood and Climate Moderation. Biomass, bioenergy, environmental and livelihood benefits. Pub Satish Serial Publishing House, Delhi. (O.P.Chaturvedi et al. eds) pp. 147-164. 

Kumar Shalander, 2009. Economic aspects of production of goats and their products.. In Goat production: Processing of milk and meat (Eds. R B Sharma, M C Sharma and A K Goel). Central Institute for Research on Goats, Makhdoom, Mathura, India. pp 220-233.

Kumar Shalander, 2009. Socio-economics of goat rearing in India.. In Goat Enterprise. (Eds. S Kumar and M C Sharma), Central Institute for Research on Goats, Makhdoom, Mathura, India. pp: 309-326. 

Kumar Shalander, 2009. Sustainable livestock development: socio-economic perspective.. In Advances in production and reproduction of goats. (Eds. Kharche et al). Central Institute for Research on Goats, Makhdoom, Mathura, India. pp: 346-357. 

Maheswari, M., Vanaja, M., Arun K.Shanker and Venkaeswarlu, B. 2010. Strategies for developing climate ready crop varieties. In: Lead Papers National Symposium on “Climate Change and Rainfed Agriculture”, (Eds: B. Venkateswarlu et al), 18-20 February 2010, ISDA, CRIDA, Hyderabad, India, pp. 27-36. 

Mishra P.K., Cogle A.L., Sharma K.L., Smith G.D., Rao K.V., Freebairn D.M., Subba Reddy G., Christine King, Korwar G.R., Osman M., and Venkateswarlu B. 2010.Natural Resource Management in Semi-arid Regions, Published by CRIDA, India and Queensland Department of Natural Resources. 

Mishra, P.K. and Rao, K.V. 2008. Effect of Ploughing on runoff and soil loss in shallow alfisol:  A Rainfall Simulation study. 2009 In Conservation Farming, Post Publication of 2nd International Conference. (Bhan Suraj, Karale, R.L., Singh Shamsher, Bharti, V.K. and Blai, J.S. eds).  

Mishra, P.K., Sharma, K.L., Rao, K.V., Subba Reddy, G., Korwar, G.R., Osman, M., Venkateshwarlu, B., Cogle, A.L., Smith, G.D., Freebairn, D.M. and Christine King. 2010. Natural Resource Management in Semi-arid Regions Leanings from farm and watershed level action research of ICAR-ACIAR Collaborative Project. CRIDA, Hyderabad. pp: 184. 

Nirmala, G., Thyagaraj, C.R., Prasad, M.S., Sridevi Shankar, K., Mathad, P.K. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. “Neeti parivahaka pranta Abhivrudhi Mariyu Sthanika Samsthala Nirvahana” (Telugu) (watershed development – Management of local institutions) April, CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp: 20.  

Osman M, Wani S.P., Vineela, C. and Murali, R. 2009. Quantification of nutrients recycled by tank silt and its impact on soil and crop – A pilot study in Warangal district of Andhra Pradesh. Global Theme on Agroecosystems Report no. 52, Patancheru 502 324, Andhra Pradesh, India, International Crops Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics. 20 P.  

Padmaja, S. and Kaushalya Ramachandran 2009. Environmental Forced migration and Social Vulnerability: A Study of Rainfed Region around Hyderabad. Journal of Social Science, Jehangir Univ, Dacca, Bangladesh. 

Padmaja, S. and Kaushalya Ramachandran. 2009.  Indicators for achieving Women Empowerment for Sustainable Development – application to Indian household context.  Prof. R.S. Sharma’s Felicitation Vol. University of Rajasthan Concept Publication. pp: 52 – 68. 

Pathak, P., Mishra, P.K., Rao, K.V. and Wani, S.P. and Sudi, R: Best bet options on soil and water conservation. In: 2009. Best bet options for Integrated Watershed Managemnet. Proceedings of the Comprehensive Assessment of Watershed Programs in India. (Wani, S.P., Venkateswarlu, B., Sahrawat, K.L., Rao, K.V. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. eds) 25-27 July 2007 ICRISAT.  

Ramana, D.B.V., Shalander Kumar, Kareemulla, K., Rama Rao, C.A., Sreenath Dixit, Rao, K.V. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Livestock in Rainfed Agriculture: Status and Perspective. Policy Paper: SEPR Series-2, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. pp: 46.

Ramakrishna Y.S. Priara Singh, Kesava Rao A.V. R., and Osman M. 2009. Biophysical resource characterization of watersheds. In Best-bet Options for Integrated Watershed Management eds. SP Wani, B Venkateswarlu, KL Sharawat, KV Rao and YS Ramakrishna.  Proceedings of the Comprehensive Assessment of Watershed Programs in India, 25-27 July 2007, ICRISAT, Patancheru 502324, Andhra Pradesh, India, pp:41-52 

Ranga Rao, G.V., Desai, S., Rupela, O.P., Krishnappa, K. and Wani, S.P. 2009. Integrated pest management options for better crop production. In: Best-bet options for integrated watershed management. (Eds. S.P. Wani et al.) pp. 155-177.  

Rao, G.G.S.N., Ramana Rao, B.V., Srinivasa Rao, M., Ravindrachary, G., Rao, V.U.M., Desai, S., Rao, A.V.M.S., Venkateswarlu, B .2009. Weather based decisions for growing Kharif sorghum in Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh –a practical manual AICRPAM Tech. BullNo.2/2009.CRIDA Hyderabad, pp: 42. 

Rao, G.R., Prasad, Y.G., Prabhakar, M., Srinivas, I., Rao. K.V., Korwar, G.R., Venkateswarlu, B., Shankdar, A.K., Ravindra Chary, G. and Reddy, N.N. 2010. Biofuel Crops for Drylands: Cultivation and Processing Issues. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad, pp: 32.  

Rao, K. V., Venkateswarlu, B., Sahrawath, K. L., Wani, S. P., Mishra, P. K., Dixit, S., Srinivasa Reddy, K., Manoranjan Kumar and Saikia, U.S. (eds) 2010. Proceedings of National Workshop-cum-brainstorming on Rainwater Harvesting and Management and Reuse through Farm Ponds: Experience, Issues and Strategies. pp: 242. 

Rao, K.V., Venkateswarlu, B., Sahrawath, K.L., Wani, S.P., Mishra, P.K., Dixit, S., Srinivasa Reddy, K., Manoranjan Kumar and Saikia, U.S.  (Eds) 2010. Proceedings of National Workshop cum- Brain Storming on Rainwater Harvesting and Reuse through Farm Ponds: Experiences, Issues and Strategies, pp: 242.  

Ravi Shankar, K., Nagasree, K., Ramana, D.B.V., Padmanabhan, M.V., and Venkateswarlu, B. (eds.) 2009. Participatory Natural Resource Management for enhancing Water Productivity in Drylands, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Santoshnagar, Hyderabad. pp: 170. ISBN: 978-81-904360-9-0.  

Ravi Shankar, K., Nagasree, K., Ramana, D.B.V., Padmanabhan, M.V. and Venkateswarlu, B. (eds). 2009. Participatory Natural Resource Management for enhancing water Productivity in Drylands, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Santoshnagar, Hyderabad. pp: 170.  

Ravindra Chary, G., Srenath Dixit, Surve, S.P., Sharma, S.K., Padmalatha, Y., Ranade, D.H., Yadav, M.S., Sukhwinder Singh, Midha, L.K., Mariraju, H., Ramana, D.B.V., Mishra, P.K., Venkateswarulu, B and Vittal, K.P.R. 2009. Operational research in rainfed agro-ecosystem-Redefining a new vision through action research. All India Coordinated Research Project for Dryland Agriculture, CRIDA, Hyderabad-500 059, India. pp: 98. 

Ravindra Chary, G., Vittal, K.P.R., Venkateswarlu, B., Mishra, P.K., Rao, G.G.S.N., Pratibha, G., Rao, K.V., Sharma, K.L. and Rao, G.R.  2010. Drought Hazards and Mitigation Measures. In: M.K. Jha (editor), Natural and Anthropogenic Disasters: Vulnerability, Preparedness and Mitigation. Capital Publishing Company, New Delhi and Springer, The Netherlands, Chapter 22, pp: 197 -237. 

Shalander Kumar and Sharma, M.C. 2009. Directory of some Commercial Goat farms in India. Central Institute for Research on Goats, Makhdoom, Mathura, pp.1-24. 

Shalander Kumar, Kareemulla, K. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2010. Small ruminant production and sustainable rural livelihood. In Climate change and stress management: Sheep and goat production (Karim et al., eds). SS publishing, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. pp:  667-701. 

Shalander Kumar, Kareemulla, K., Rama Rao, C. A. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Markets for Livestock and Livestock Products in Rainfed Regions: Development Challenges and Opportunities. Policy Brief 1. CRIDA Hyderabad, pp: 4  

Shalander Kumar, Sharma, M.C. and Goel, A.K. 2009. Goat enterprise. Central Institute for Research on Goats, Makhdoom, Mathura, India pp: 1-380 (Eds).  

Singh H.P. and Osman M. 2009. Sustainable Development of Rainfed Semi-arid and sub-humid areas – Best-bet practices of soil and water management. In Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture (eds. PK Jain, BS Hansra, KS Chakraborty, JM Kurup and VK Bhati), U-Day Pub. New Delhi, pp:237-247  

Sreedevi T.K., Wani S.P., Osman M., and Shailendra Tiwari. 2009. Rehabilitation of degraded lands in watersheds. In Best-bet Options for Integrated Watershed Management eds. SP Wani, B Venkateswarlu, KL Sharawat, KV Rao and YS Ramakrishna. Proceedings of the Comprehensive Assessment of Watershed Programs in India, 25-27 July 2007, ICRISAT, Patancheru 502324, Andhra Pradesh, India, pp:205-220  

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Chary, G.R., Venkateswarlu, B., Vittal, K., Prasad, J.V.N.S., Kundu, S., Singh, S.R., Gajanan, G.N., Sharma, R.A., Deshpande, A.N., Patel, J.J. and Balaguravaiah, G. 2009. Carbon sequestration strategies in rainfed production systems of India. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad, India. pp: 102. 

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Chary, G.R., Venkateswarlu, B., Vittal, K.P.R., Prasad, J.V.N.S., Kundu, S., Singh, S.R., Gajanan, G.N., Sharma, R.A., Deshpande, A.N., Patel, J.J. and Balaguravaiah, G. 2009. Carbon sequestration strategies in rainfe production systems of India. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad, India. pp: 102. 

Srinivasa Rao, M., Srinivas, K., Vanaja, M., Rao, G.G.S.N., Venkateswarlu, B and Ramakrishna, Y. S. 2009. Impact of elevated CO2 on lepidopteron insect pests of Castor (Ricinus communis Linn) In Global Climate Change and Indian Agriculture –case studies from the ICAR network project. (Aggarwal, P.K. eds), Indian Council of Agriculture, New Delhi. pp: 66-70. 

Sudheer, D., Thyagaraj, C.R., Prasad, M.S., Ramana, D.B.V., Vidya Sekhar, S.M. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. “Padi Pasuvulu Mariyu etara Jeevala Pempakamlo Melukuvalu (Telugu)” (Tips for improved rearing of milch cattle and other animals), CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp: 32. 

Sunil, Vinod Kumar, Vara Prasad, K.S., Rao, G.R., Sujatha, M. and Sharma, S.K. 2010. Minimal Descriptors of Jatropha curcas L. National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources, Pusa Campus, New Delhi, viii + 32 p.  

Thyagaraj, C.R., Prasad, M.S., Venkateswarlu, B., Vidya Sekhar, S.M., Joseph,  R., Rami Reddy, R.D., Singh, P.R., Mathad, P.K., Vidyaadhari, A., Sudheer, D. and Nirmala, G. 2009 “Krishi Vigyan Kendra” - Three Decades in service of Farmers of Ranga Reddy District”, CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp: 82. 

Thyagaraj, C.R., Vidya Sekhar, S.M., Nirmala, G., Adake, R.V.K., Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Prasad, M.S. and Mathad, P.K. 2009. “Bindu (drip) sedyam mariyu tumpara (sprinkler) sedyam dwara neeti aada mariyu utpadakaala pempu”. (Telugu) (saving of water and increase of productivity through use of drip and sprinklers) June, , CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp: 18.

Vanaja, M., Raghu Ram Reddy, P., Maheswari, M., Jyothi Lakshmi, N., Yadav, S.K., Srinivas Rao, M., and Rao, G.G.S.N. 2009. Impact of elevated carbon dioxide on growth and yield of castor bean. In Global Climate Change and Indian Agriculture: Case studies from ICAR Network Project (P.K.Aggarwal ed), Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, pp: 32-34.  

Venkatesh, A., Tiwari, R.K., Rajendra Singh, Kareemulla, K., Kumar, A., Chaturvedi, O.P., Dhyani, S.K. 2009.  Agroforestry – Natural Resources sustainability Livelihood and Climate Moderation.  Biometrics and economics of poplar based agroforestry systems in Northern India. Pub Satish Serial Publishing House, Delhi. (O.P.Chaturvedi et al. eds) pp: 661-674. 

Venkateswarlu, B., Mishra, P.K., Rao, V.U.M., Chary, G.R., Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Sharma, K.L., Gopinadh, and Balloli, S. (Eds) .2010. Lead Papers, National Seminar on Climate Change. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad, India. pp: 201. 

Vidyaadhari, A., Thyagaraj, C.R. and Prasad, M.S. 2009. “Grameena Mahilalaku Jeevanopadhi Kalpinche Biscutlu Cakula Tayari” (Preparation of Biscuits and Cakes for livelihood of rural women” Bullein in Telugu, , CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp: 16.  

Vidyaadhari, A., Thyagaraj, C.R., Prasad, M.S. and Sambrajyam, A. 2009. “Mokkajonna Verusenga Tomato lato Jeevanopadhini Pempondinche vantakalu” (Telugu) (Nutritious recipes with Maize, Groundnut and Tomato for improved livelihood), CRIDA, Hyderabad.  pp: 26. 

Wani, S.P., Venkateswarlu, B., Sahrawat, K.L., Rao, K.V. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. (Eds) .2009. Best bet options for Integrated Watershed Managemnet. Proceedings of the Comprehensive Assessment of Watershed Programs in India. 25-27 July 2007 ICRISAT.  

Wani Suhas P., Sreedevi, T.K., Sreenath Dixit, Kareemulla, K., Ravindra Singh and Tirupataiah, K. 2009. Consortium Approach for Capacity Building for Watershed Management in Andhra Pradesh: A Case Study. Global Theme on Agroecosystems Report no. 51. Patancheru 502 324, Andhra Pradesh, India; International Crops Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics, pp:  48 pages.  

Wani, S.P., Sahrawat, K.L., Sreedevi, T.K., Parthasaradhi, G. and Dixit, S. 2009. Knowledge based entry point for enhancing community participation in integrated watershed management. Proceedings of the Comprehensive assessment of Watershed Programmes in India. 25-27 July, 2007 (eds. Wani, S.P., Venkateswarlu, B., Sahrawat, K.L., Rao, K.V. and Ramakrishna, Y.S.). International Crops Research Institute for Semi Arid Tropics. ISBN 978-92-9066-526-7. pp: 53-68.

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Popular Articles   2009-10

Gopinath, K.A. and Mina, B.L. 2009. Use of herbicides in integrated weed management in field crops of Uttarakhand hills. Indian Farming (August): 14-17. 

Nagasree, K., Sreenath Dixit, Venkateswarlu, B., Ravi Shankar, K. and Vijay Jesudasan. 2010. Rythanga Vignana Pennidulu Grameena Vignana Samachara Kendralu, Sthanika Palana, 12(1): 29-30. 

Ramana, D.B.V. and Vijay Kumar, A. 2009. Pottella pempakum dhvaara girijana mahilala jeevanopadhi (In Telugu). Padipamtalu, 12 (7): 18-19. 

Ramana, D.B.V. and Vijaya Kumar, A. 2010. Raillietina infestation in Vanaraja chicks. Intas polivet, 11(1): 126-127. 

Ramana, D.B.V., Nirmala, G., Maruthi, V. and Rao, G.R. 2010. Performance of Vanaraja Birds as Backyard Poultry. The Indian Veterinary Journal, 87 (5): 517-518. 

Ramana, D.B.V., Vijaya Kumar, A., Sreenath Dixit and Venkateswarlu B. 2009. Pasuvulaloo adhikotpattiki samagra poshana mariyu adhunika yaajamanya paddatulu (Telugu). Bulletin-3/2009, NAIP (Comp-3), CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp: 64. 

Saroja, D.G.M., Desai, S., and Prasad, Y.G. 2009. Disease management through Trichoderma (in Telugu). Padi Pantalu No. 34. 

Sudheer, D., TyagaRaju, C.R., Prasad, M.S., Ramana, D.B.V., Vidyasekhar, M.S and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Padi pasuvulu mariyu etara jeevala pempakumlo melakuvalu. (Telugu). Bulletin-1/2009, KVK, CRIDA, Hyderabad. pp: 32. 

Sudheer,.D. and Prasad, M.S.  “Pasugrasala Koratha nivarinchataniki… (Telugu)  (In order to remove shortage of fodders) in Sakshi daily Newspapaer dt.19 October, 2009. pp: 1-2. 

Thyagaraj, C.R., Vidhaya, S.M., Sekhar, Nirmala, G., Adake, R.V., Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Prasad, M.S. and Mathod, P.K. 2009. Bindu (Drip) mariyu Tumpara (Sprinkler) Sydyam dwara Neeti adaa mariyu Utpadakata pempu.  

Vijay Kumar, A. and Ramana, D.B.V. 2010. Azolla vutpattilo vacche samasyalu mariyu parisharaalu (in Telugu). Annadata, 2: 17-19.

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TV/Radio talks/shows  2009-10

Desai  2009  Radio talk on Rabi Verusanaga Sagu on October 30.

Desai 2010 A radio talk on Aflatoxin Contamination management in Agricultural Commodities delivered on 04.03.2010. 

Maheswari M 2009 Father of Green Revolution – Norman Borlaug in telugu broadcasted on 17th November 2009 in Vignaana Vaahini by AIR, Hyderabad. 

Sanjeeva Reddy 2009 A Radio talk was delivered on “ Vividha Pantala Nurpidi ki  Yanthra Parikaralu”13th December, at 19.15 hrs : All India Radio, Hyderabad Station.     

Srinivasa Rao Ch.: Importance of Soil Health Cards by All India Radio, Hyderabad, March, 2010.

 

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2008-09

Research Papers | Books/Reports/Bulletins | Book Chapters | Popular Articles | TV/Radio talks/shows

Research papers     2008-09

Adake R.V., Srinivas, I., Mayande, V.M. and Reddy B.S. 2008 Development and Performance Evaluation of Groundnut Stripper, Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 23(1): 96-101.

Adhikari, R.N., Singh, A.K., Math, S.K.N., Mishra, P.K. and Reddy, K. K. 2008. Response of water harvesting structures on ground water recharge process in red soil of semi arid region of Andhra Pradesh. Journal of Indian Water Resources Society, 28(2): 1-5.

Balloli, S.S., Sharma, K.L., Kaushalya Ramachandran, Ramesh,V., Venkateswarlu, B. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2008. Impact of Land use Practices on Soil fertility status of Dryland Alfisols. Indian Journal Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 22(1): 163-166.

Biggs, T. W., Mishra, P. K. and Turral, H. 2008. Evapotranspiration and regional probabilities of soil moisture stress from rainfed crops, southern India. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 148 (10): 1585-1597.

Desai, S., Anuradha, B., Sahadeva reddy, B., Dixit, S. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Seed self sufficiency in groundnut – A participatory approach. Journal of Oilseeds Research. 26: 728-729.

Dwivedi, R.P., Kareemulla, K. and Tiwari, R.K. 2008. Agro-forestry for rural livelihoods – A case study of Bundlekhand. Agricultural Extension Review, 20 (2): 23 – 29.

Girija, A., Maruthi Sankar, G.R. and Krishna Gandhi, B. 2008. Optimization of fertilizers at varying soil test values and crop seasonal rainfall for fingermillet under semi-arid alfisols. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development. 23 (1): 48–55.

Gopinath, K.A., Balloli, S.S., Venkateswarlu, S. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Performance of sesame under organic and conventional production systems. Indian Journal of Oilseeds Research, 26: 376-378.

Hari Krishna, Ch., Mahender, M., Ramana, D.B.V., Sarat Chandra, A. 2007. Performance of colored layer birds under backyard rearing system in Southern Telangana Region of Andhra Pradesh. Indian Journal of Animal Production and Management, 23: 102-106.

Hebbar, K.B.M., Venugopalan, V.M., Seshasai, M.V.R., Rao, K.V., Patil, B.C., Prakash, A.H., Kumar, V., Hebbar, K.R., Jeyakumar, P., Bandhopadhyay, K.K., Rao, M.R.K., Khadi, B.M. and Aggarwal, P.K. 2008. Predicting cotton production using Infocrop-cotton simulation model, remote sensing and spatial agro-climatic data. Current Science, 95, (11): 1570-1579.

Jat, M.L., Sodani, S.N., Sharma, K.L., Mishra, P.K., Sharma, S.K., Balyan, J.K. and Sharma, R.K. 2008. Alternative cropping strategies for assured and efficient crop production in dryland maize area of western India based on rainfall analysis. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 23(1): 72-86.

Kareemulla, K. 2008. Bank Credit for Agriculture versus Farm Indebtedness in Uttar Pradesh. Agricultural Situation in India, 64: 471-478.

Kareemulla, K., Ramesh Singh., Rizvi, R.H., Dwivedi, R.P. and Kuldeep Kumar. 2008. Economic Analysis of Agroforestry Systems in Western Uttar Pradesh. Journal of Tropical Forestry, 24 (1&2):1-9.

Khan, I.A., Pande, P.C., Luthra, S.K., Singh, S.V., Pandey, S.K., and Singh, B.P. 2008. Kufri Sadabahar: A potato variety for Uttar Pradesh. Potato Journal, 36 (1&2): 111-117.

Kishan Kumar, K. and Ramana, D.B.V. 2008. Effect of supplementation of yeast culture (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) to Deoni calves fed with complete diet. Indian Veterinary Journal, 85: 667-669.

Mandal, U.K. and Sharma, K.L. 2008. Impact of quality of irrigation water on soil aggregate stability using high-energy moisture characteristic. Journal of the Indian Society of Soil Science, 56(3): 281-289.

Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Pharande, A.L., Deshpande, A.N., Victor, U.S., Ravindra Chary, G., Vittal, K.P.R. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2008. Soil moisture based optimum nitrogen requirement for sustainable productivity of sorghum grown in vertisols of Solapur district, Maharashtra. Agropedology, 18 (2): 106 - 115.

Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Vittal, K.P.R., Pharande, A.L., Victor, U.S., Ravindra Chary, G., Rama Krishna, Y.S. and Girija, A. 2008. Optimal fertilizer requirement of rainfed sunflower based on varying soil moisture stress indices on semi-arid vertisols of India. Helia, 31 (48): 137-154.

Maruthi.V,.Srinivas K,.Reddy G.S,.Reddy B.S,.Reddy K.S, Reddy P.R.,.Sudhakar R. and Ramakrishna Y.S. 2008. Value addition to crop residues: An indigenous resource conserving and soil fertility enhancing technology of India. Journal of Sustainable Agriculture, 31(4): 5-27.

Mishra, P. K., Reddy, C. V. and Satish Kumar, U. 2008. An evaluation of furrows for managing soil and water loss from a shallow Alfisol under simulated rainfall. Soil Use and Management, 24, 171-180.

Mohanty, S.K., Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Behera, B., Mishra, A., Pal, A.K. and Subudhi, C.R. 2008. Statistical evaluation and optimization of fertilizer requirement of upland rice (Oryzae sativa) genotypes at varying levels of crop seasonal rainfall under moist sub-humid alfisols. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 78 (3): 18-23.

Nagasree, K., Subrahmanyam, K. V., Rama Rao, C. A., Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Ivarudrappa, B. 2008. Livelihoods approach for development of rainfed areas. Green Farming. 1(10-11) 25-28.

Nema, A.K., Maruthi Sankar, G.R. and Chauhan, S.P.S. 2008. Selection of superior tillage and fertilizer practices based on rainfall and soil moisture effects on pearl millet yield under semi-arid inceptisols. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering (ASCE). 134 (3): 361-371.

Nema, A.K., Maruthi Sankar, G.R. and Chauhan, S.P.S. 2008. Optimization of fertilizer nitrogen at varying levels of life-saving irrigation water for mustard (Brassica juncea) under semi-arid inceptisols. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 78 (11): 943-948.

Nirmala, G. and Prasad, M.S. 2008. Success of Improved backyard poultry – A source of nutritional security and Income generation. Agricultural Extension Review. 21 (1) 36-37.

Osman, M., Sreenivasulu, R. and Narsimulu, B. 2008. “Agroforestry Systems as Alternate Land Use Options to Tobacco in Rainfed Areas” Indian Journal of Dryland AgriculturalOsman, M., Wani, S.P., Balloli, S.S., Sreedevi, T.K., Srinivasarao,Ch. and D’Silva, E. 2009 Pongamia seed cake as a valuable source of plant nutrients for sustainable agriculture. Indian Journal of Fertilizers. 5 (2) 25-34.

Palsanjya, D.R., Ramesh Singh, Tewari, R.K., Yadav, R.S., Dwivedi, R.P., Kumar, R.V., Venkatesh, A., Kareemulla, K., Bajpai, C.K., Rajendra Singh, Yadav, S.P.S., Chaturvedi, O.P. and Dhyani, S.K. 2008. Socio-Economic and Livelihood Analysis of the People in Garhkundar-Dabar Watershed of Central India. Indian Journal of Agroforestry, 10 (1): 65-72.

Prabhakar, M., Prasad, Y. G. and Rao, G. R. 2009. Pests of economic importance on Jatropha curcas, a bio diesel plant. Entomon, 33 (1): 83-86.

Prabhakar, M., Prasad, Y.G. and Yella Reddy, D. 2008. Models for forewarning the incidence of castor semilooper Achaea janata Lin. (Noctuidae: Lepidoptera) and its parasitoids. Journal of Agrometeorology (2): 259-534.

Prabhakar, M., Prasad, Y.G., Rao, G.R. and Ramakrishna, D. 2008. Pests of economic importance on Jatropha curcas L., a biodiesel plant in Andhra Pradesh, India. Entomon, 33 (1): 1-4.

Prasad, J.V.N.S., Gill, A.S., Baig, M.J., Burman, D., and Gupta, S.K. 2008. Fodder and fuelwood production through agroforestry in the Semiarid Central India. Indian Journal of Agronomy, 53(2): 152-156.

Rama Rao, C.A, Sudhakara Reddy, P., Srinivas, V. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2008. Price spread and efficiency of sorghum grain marketing in Mahabubnagar district of Andhra Pradesh.Indian Journal of Agricultural Marketing, 22 (1): 13-24.

Ramesh, V., Balloli, S.S., Sharma, K.L., Ramachandran, K., Korwar, G.R. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2008. Characterization of soil physical properties under different land Use Systems. Indian Journal Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 3 (1): 102-109.

Ramesh, V., Korwar, G.R., Mandal, U.K., Prasad, J.V.N.S., Sharma, K.L., Ramakrishna, Y.S., and Venkanna, K. 2008. Influence of fly ash mixtures on early tree growth and physicochemical; properties of soil in semi-arid tropical Alfisol. Agroforestry Systems, 73 (1): 13-22. Research and Development, 23(2): 61-66.

Ranga Rao, G.V., Desai, S., Reddy, Y.V. R., Rameshwar Rao V. and Das, V.S.R. 2008. Influence of weather factors on insect pests and diseases on groundnut in India: A case study. Journal of Agrometereology, 10: 502-507.

Rao, G. R., Korwar, G. R., Shankar, A. K., Ramakrishna, Y. S. 2008. Genetic associations, variability and diversity in seed characters, growth, reproductive phenology and yield in Jatropha curcas (L.) accessions. Trees-Structure and Function, 22 (30): 697-709.

Rao, V.S. and Maruthi Shankar, G.R. 2008. Assessment of effect of clay mineral application on establishment of guava under semi- arid alfisols. Indian Journal of Agro forestry, 10 (1): 30-39.

Rao, G.R. and Ramana, D.B.V. 2009. Response of protein supplementation to Deccani lambs grazing on silvopastoral system. Indian Veterinary Journal, 86:155-157.

Ravi Shankar, K. and Pochaiah Maraty. 2009. Concerns of India’s Farmers. Outlook on Agriculture, 38 (1): 96-100.

Ravindra Chary, G., Vittal, K.P.R., Maruthi Sankar, G., Ramamurthy, V., Sharma, R.A., Dubey, D.P., Patil, M.N., Sharma, K.L., and Pratibha, G. 2008. Assessment of influence of soil-site characteristics on soybean productivity in swellshrink and associated soils of semi-arid tropics. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 23(2): 14-23.

Sandhya, V., Ali, Z.S.K., Meenakshi Grower, Kishore, N. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Pseudomonas sp. strain P45 protects sunflower seedlings from drought stress through improved soil structure. Journal of Oilseeds Research. 26: 600-602.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B. and Maruthi, V.2008. Development of a Prototype dehuller for Pre-treated Chickpea. Agricultural Mechanization in Asia, Africa and Latin America, 39 (2): 71 – 75.

Senthil Kumar, P., Ramana Reddy, Y., Ramesh, S., Gobinath, S. and Ramana, D.B.V. 2007. Nutritional evaluation of pigment extracted Annatto seed meal. Indian Journal of Animal Nutrition, 24: 182-184.

Sharma, K. L., Neelaveni, K., Katyal, J.C., Srinivasa Raju, A., Srinivas, K., Kusuma Grace, J., and Madhavi, M. 2008. Effect of conjunctive use of organic and inorganic sources of nutrients on sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) yield, soil fertility and overall soil quality in rainfed Alfisol. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 39: 1791-1831.

Sharma, K. L., Jain, P. M., Jat, M. L., Kothari, A. K., Laddha, K. C., Mishra, P. K., Korwar, G. R., Srinivas, K., Mandal, U. K., Sankar, G. M., Chary, G. R., Adke, R. V., Grace, J. K., Madhavi, M., Ramesh, G. and Usha Rani, K. 2008. Effect of different tillage and soil nutrient management treatments on soil quality under maize-(Zea mays L.) blackgram (Vigna mungo L. Hepper) system in inceptisol soils at Arjia. Indian Journal Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 23(1): 1-12.

Sharma, K. L., Ramachandra Raju, K., Das, S. K., Prasad Rao, B.R.C., Kulkarni, B.S., Srinivas, K., Kusuma Grace, J., Madhavi, M., and Pravin. N. Gajbhiye. 2009. Soil Fertility and Quality assessment under Tree, Crops and Pasturebased Land-Use Systems in Rainfed Environment. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 40 (9):1436-1461.

Sharma, K.L., Behara, B., Ashok Mishra, Mohanty, S.K., Subba Reddy, G., Korwar, G. R., Maruthi Sankar, G., Srinivas, K., Ravindrachary, G., Srinivas Rao, Ch., Kusuma Grace, J., Mandal, U. K., Balloli, S.S., and Madhavi, M. 2008. Assessment of soil quality under long-term soil and nutrient management practices in rainfed Alfisols and Oxisols at Phulbhani. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 23(2): 36-47.

Sharma, K.L., Gajbhiye, P.N., Mandal, U.K., Korwar, G.R., Kusuma Grace, J., Madhavi, M., Yadav, S.K., Srinivas, K., Ramesh, V. and Usharani, K. 2008. Effect of residue recycling on biological soil health indicators and surface CO2 emissions in rainfed semi-arid tropical Alfisol under minimum tillage conditions. Journal of Agrometeorology (Special issue Part I) 10(1): 46-50.

Sharma, K.L., Gehra, B., Mishra, A., Mohanty, S.K., Subbareddy, G., Korwar, G.R., Maruthi Sankar., Srinivas, K., Chary, G.R., Srinivasarao, Ch., Kusuma Grace, J., Mandal, U.K., Balloli, S.S. and Madhavi, M. 2008. Assessment of soil quality under long term soil nutrient management practices in rainfed Alfisol and Oxisols at Phulbani. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 23:14-23.

Sharma, K.L., Kusuma Grace, J., Mandal, U.K., Gajbhiye, P.N., Srinivas, K., Korwar, G.R., Hima Bindu, V., Ramesh, V., Kaushalya Ramachandran and S. K. Yadav 2008: Evaluation of long-term soil management practices using key indicators and soil quality in a semi-arid tropical alfisol. Australian Journal of Soil Research, 46: 368 – 377. CSIRO Pub.

Singh, K.K., Srinivasarao, Ch. and Ali, M. 2008. Phosphorus and mungbean residue incorporation improve soil fertility and crop productivity in sorghum and mungbean-lentil cropping system. Journal of Plant Nutrition (USA) 31, 459-471.

Solaiappan, U., Maruthi Sankar, G. R. and Subramanian, V. 2008. Soil –tested based optimal fertilizer N recommended for sustainable sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) yield in semi-arid vertic inceptisols of Tamil Nadu. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 78 (4): 285-292.

Sreedevi Shankar, K., Sumathi, S. and Shankar, M. 2008. Minerals and Microbiological Quality of Organically and Conventionally grown Vegetables, Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 23(1): 87-95.

Srinivas, I., Sharma, K.V., Mayande, V.M. and Adake, R.V. 2008. Effect of Compression Ratio and Speed on oil Recovery and Energy Consumption in Mini Oil Expeller for Pongamia and Jatropha seed Oil Expulsion. Indian Journal of Dry land Agricultural Research and Development, 23(2): 67-73.

Srinivas, I., Rajeswar Rao, G., Pratibha, G., Korwar, G.R. and Venkatwswarlu, B. 2009. “Effect of operating conditions on Oil extraction from Pongamia Pinnata seeds for onfarm value addition” Journal of Oil seeds Research 26, 698-699.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Rama Rao, C.A., Srinivas, K., Pratibha, G., SreeVani, G. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Intercropping as a tool of IPM in castor, Journal of Oil seeds Research 26 (Special issue): 509-511.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Vittal, K.P.R., Gajbhiye, P.N., Sumanta Kundu and Sharma K.L. 2008. Distribution of Micronutrients in Soil in Rainfed Production Systems of India. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 23(1): 29-35.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Wani, S.P., Rego, T.J., Pardhasaradhi, G., Rangu Rao, Ray Somnath and Chourasia, A.K. 2008. Enhanced productivity and income through balanced nutrition in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 23:1-5.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Wani, S.P., Sahrawat, K.L., Rego, T.J. and Pardhasaradhi, G. 2008. Zinc, boron and sulphur deficiencies are holding back the potential of rainfed crops in semi-arid India: Experiences from participatory watershed management. International Journal of Plant Production (Iran), 2: 89-99.

Srivastava, N.N., Rao, V. U. M., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Vijaya Kumar, Prasad, M.S., Prasad, J.V.N.S. and Subba Reddy, G. 2008. Studies on the radiation and water use efficiences of medium duration pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan (L.) Millispaugh) under different weather conditions. Journal of Agro meteorology (Special issue –2): 448-454.

Usha Rani, K., Sharma, K. L., Srinivas, K., Korwar, G.R., Nagasri, K. and Sreedevi Shankar, K .2008. How safe is the sewage water irrigation under Musi river basin of Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh. Green Farming, 1(4):10-12.

Usha Rani, K., Sharma, K.L., Kaushalya Ramachandran and V. Hima Bindu 2008. Assessment of Ground Water Quality in Different Villages Situated near Musi River Basin in Ghatkesar Mandal of Ranga Reddy District in Andhra Pradesh. Indian Journal Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 22(1): 89-94.

Venkateswarlu, B. and Arun Shankar, K. 2009. Climate change and agriculture: Adaptation and mitigation strategies. Indian Journal of Agronomy, 54(2): 226-230.

Vikas Abrol., Maruthi Sankar, GR., Peeyush Sharma. , Mahinder Singh. 2008. Optimization of organic and inorganic nitrogen for rainfed maize (Zea mays) in dry sub-humid inceptisols. Indian Journal of Agronomy 53(3): 40-45.

Vineela, C., Wani, S.P., Srinivasarao, Ch., Padmaja, B. and Vittal, K.P.R. 2008. Microbial properties of soils as affected by cropping and nutrient management practices in several long-term manurial experiments in the semi-arid tropics of India. Applied Soil Ecology, 40:165-173.
 

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Books/reports/bulletins    2008-09

Adhikari, R. N. and Mishra, P. K. 2009. Dugout Pond for Deep Black Soils in Deccan Plateau Region. CSWCRTI, Research Centre, Bellary (ICAR), Technical Bulletin, pp: 11.

Joseph, R., Ravi Shankar, K., Nagasree, K., Padmanabhan, M.V., Prasad, M.S., Thyagaraj, C.R., and Venkateswarlu, B. 2008. Impact of Maize Front-Line Demonstrations on
Knowledge and Adoption of Farmers. Extension Bulletin No. 5. Central Research Institute for Dry land Agriculture, Hyderabad. pp: 13.

Korwar, G.R., Pratibha, G., Prasad, J.V.N.S., Srinivas, K., Balloli, S.S., Chary, G.R. and Srinivas, I. 2009. Alternate land use systems for resource conservation, emerging market needs and mitigation of climate change in rainfed regions. Training Manual. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture Hyderabad. pp: 329.

Mishra, P. K. and Patnaik, U. S. 2009. Conservation Ditching for Efficient Resource Conservation and Enhanced Productivity of Semi-arid Vertisols. CSWCRTI, Research Centre, Bellary (ICAR), Technical Bulletin, pp:11.

Mishra, P. K., Sthool, V. A. and Akhare, B. N. 2008. Documentation and Analysis of Some ITKs on Soil and Water Conservation in Vertisols of Maharashtra. In “Natural Resources Management for Sustainable Development in Western India” (Prasad et. al., eds) Allied Publishers Pvt., Ltd., New Delhi. pp: 209-211.

Prasad, Y. G. and Prabhakar, M. 2009. An illustrated brochure on NAIP Component 4 sub-project C 2046. pp: 8.

Rama Rao, C. A., Kareemulla, K., Sreenath Dixit, Ramakrishna, Y. S. and Ravishankar, K. 2008. Performance of Agriculture in Andhra Pradesh – a policy paper. CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp. 34.

Ramana, D.B.V., Kareemulla, K., Rama Rao, C.A., Sreenath Dixit, Venkateswarlu, B. and Vijay Kumar, A. 2009. Status, Dynamics and Livelihood Contribution of Livestock in the Rainfed Areas of Andhra Pradesh. NAIP-SRL, Series-2, CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp: 24.

Ravindra Chary, G.,.Maruthi Sankar, G. R., Subba Reddy, G., Ramakrishna, Y. S., Singh, A. K., Gogoi, A. K. and Rao, K. V. (2008). District wise promising technologies for Rainfed Cereals based Production System in India. All India Coordinated Research Project for Dryland Agriculture, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Indian Council of Agricultural Resrach, Hyderabad – 500 059. Pages. 204

Reddy K.S., Reddy, B.M.K., Rao, K.V., Mandal, U.K., Reddy, B.S., Srinivas, K., Maruthi, V., Adake, R.V., Dixit, S. (Editors) 2009 Technological advances in conservation of natural resources in rainfed agriculture. Training manual. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Thyagaraj, B.C.R., Srinivas, I., Adake, R.V., Mathod, P.K., Venkateswarlu, B. 2008. Metta Vyavasayaniki Melaina Yentrparikaralu (Bulletin in Telugu) pp: 20.

Singh, D.K., Rao, K.V.R., Singh, R.M. and Reddy, K.S. 2008. Subsurface drip irrigation in vertisols. Bullettin no: CIAE/2008/135. pp: 1-18.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Srinivas, K., Vanaja M, Rao GGSN and Venkateswarlu B.2008. Impact of elevated CO2 on insect herbivore –host interactions. CRIDA, Research Bulletin. pp: 36.

Subba Reddy, G., Ramakrishna, Y. S., Ravindra Chary, G., and. Maruthi Sankar, G. R. (2008). Contingency Planning for Rainfed Regions of India – a compendium by AICRPDA. All India Coordinated Research Project for Dryland Agriculture, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture,  Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Hyderabad – 500 059. Pages. 174.
 

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Book chapters    2008-09  

Chandra Shekaran, H., Tadi, S.G., Sarangi, A., Trivedi, S.M., Yadav, B.R., and Kaushalya Ramachandran. 2008. Urbanization Effects on Ground Water Status of Delhi, India.
In (eds) Meenu Bhatnagar: Ground Water Management Sustainable approaches, The ICFAI University Press, Nagarjuna Hills, Panjagutta, Hyderabad. A.P. 262 – 269.
Jayaram Reddy, 2008. Cultivated and management of maize in dry land and irrigated conditions in Maize production technology by M.S. Prasad, Y.V.R. Reddy and B. M. K. Reddy, Agrotech Pub. Udaipur: 22-27.

Kaushalya Ramachandran and Padmaja, S. 2008. Study of Resource Plan and Land Use in Hyderabad Urban Agglomeration (1997 – 2000) to monitor society - Nature Interaction for Environmental Sustainability. In (eds) S.Padmaja: EIA studies and planning perspectives, Vipla computer services, Nallakunta, Hyderabad, A.P. 346-363.

Kaushalya Ramachandran and Padmaja, S. 2008. Environmental Migration From Rain-Fed Regions In India Forced By Poor Returns From Watershed Development Projects. In (eds): Tamer A & Jill Jäger: Environment, Forced Migration and Social Vulnerability, Chapter 9. UNU – IOM Pub., Geneva.

Kaushalya Ramachandran. 2008. Environmental Audit in the Vicinity of Hyderabad urban Agglomeration. In (eds) S.Padmaja: EIA studies and planning perspectives, Vipla
computer Services, Nallakunta, Hyderabad, A.P. 126 –140.

Kaushalya Ramachandran. 2008. Issue of Ecological Sustainability of Urban Centres – A case study of Hyderabad Urban Agglomeration. In (eds) Abha Laxmi Singh and Shahab Fazal: Urban Environmental Management. B.R. Publishing Corporation, Delhi. 269 – 287.

Nirmala, G. 2009. Gender and alternate land use systems. Compendium of lectures on Winter school on Resource conservation, emerging markets needs and mitigation of
climate change in rainfed regions. January 16- February 5, 2009.

Pratibha, G. 2009. Alternate land use options for resource conservation, emerging market needs and mitigation of climate change in SAT regions (Korwar, G.R., Pratibha,
G., Prasad, J.V.N.S., Srinivas, K., Balloli, S.S. and Ravindra Chary, G. eds) 271-278.

Pratibha, G. 2009. Resource conservation through Medicinal Aromatic and dye crops in Rainfed regions Training manual on Technological advances in conservation of natural resources in rainfed agriculture. (Reddy, K.S., Reddy, B.M.K., Rao, K.V., Mandal, U.K., Reddy, B.S., Srinivas, K., Maruthi, V., R. Adakae and Dixit, S. eds) 160-167.
Ramakrishna, Y.S., Rao, G.G.S.N., Rao, A.V.M.S., and Rao, V.U.M, 2008 “Agro Advisory Services – A National Perspective” in the book Climate Change and Food Security
(M. Datta, N.P.Sing and D.Daschaudhuri, eds) 65-78, New India Publishing Agency, New Delhi (India).

Ramana, D.B.V. 2008. Livestock and land management. In: Emerging concepts of soil and water management in drylands, 10th February -2nd March 2009, CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp. 237-250.

Ramana, D.B.V. 2008. Silvopastoral and hortipastoral models for small ruminant production. In: Alternate land use systems for resource conservation, emerging market needs and mitigation of climate change in rainfed regions, 16th January-5th February 2009, CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp. 239-249.

Ramana, D.B.V. 2008. Silvopastoral systems for small ruminant production. In: Technological Advances in conservation of natural resources in rainfed agriculture, 26th November-16th December 2008, CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp. 311-320.

Rao, G.G.S.N., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Kesava Rao, A.V.R., Rao, A.V.M.S., and Rao, V.U.M, 2008. “National Facility of Agromet Databank – A Boon to Sustainable Agriculture” in the book Climate Change and Food Security (M. Datta, N.P.Sing and D.Daschaudhuri, eds), New India Publishing Agency, New Delhi (India) pp: 65-78.

Shanker, A. K. 2008. Mode of action and toxicity of trace elements In: Trace Elements as Contaminants and Nutrients: Consequences in Ecosystems and Human Health (M. N. V. Prasad. 523-550 University of Hyderabad John Wiley & Sons, Inc. eds) pp: 525-556.

Shanker, A. K. 2009. Other Environmental Health Issues: Chromium: Environ pollution and health effects In: Encyclopedia of Environmental Health (JO Niragu, eds), Elsevier
Science, pp: 630-639.

Shanker, A. K., Venkateswarlu, B. 2008. Biotechnological approaches to mitigate multiple abiotic stresses in crops In: Plant Physiology: Current Trends (P.C. Trivedi, ed.)
Pointer Publishers, Jodhpur, India, pp. 1-32.

Srinivasa Rao, M. 2008. Pest management in Organic farming with crop-crop diversity in ‘Organic Farming in Rainfed Agriculture Opportunities and Constraints’ (B. Venkateswarlu, S.S. Balloli and Y.S. Ramakrishna, eds) pp. 119-125.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Srinivas, K. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2009. Pest control options in Organic farming in ‘Efficient use of on farm and off farm resources in organic farming’. (P. Ramesh and A. Subba Rao, eds) Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal, India). pp. 64-74.
 

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Popular articles   2008-09

Ramana, D.B.V. and Vijay Kumar, A. 2009. Karuvu Kaalumlo Pasu Poshana : Yajamanyamlo Melakuvalu (in Telugu). Annadata, 4: 20-23.

Ravi Shankar, K. and Prasad, M.S. 2008. Nela Neeti Samrakshana. In Sakshi Newspaper District edition, 19th July, pp: 11.

Reddy, N. N. 2009. Orchard Management Practices in Fruit Crops – Padi Pantalu.

Reddy, N.N. 2009. Alternative Land Use Systems For Efficient Rain Water Utilization– Padi Pantalu.

Sharma, K.L. and Venkateswarlu, B. (2009). Conservation agriculture – A ray of hope to rehabilitate the rainfed marginal lands for realizing higher productive potential. Green framing, Vol. 2 (5): 317-320.

Singh, A.K. and Venkateswarlu, B. (2009). Conservation agriculture in arid and semi-arid regions: Opportunities and Constraits. Indian Farming. Special Issue on Conservation Agriculture pp. 3-8.

Srinivasa Rao, CH., Gajbhiye, P. N., Sharma, K. L., Venkateswarlu, B. and Sumanta Kundu (2009). Management of microbial processes under rainfed production systems in India. Souvenir: Rahuri Chapter, ISSS, Department of SSAC, Rahuri, pp. 21-42.

Venkateswarlu, B. Rao, G.G.S.N. and Gogoi, A.K. (2009). Agrometeorology research in the National Agricultural Research Sysytem (NARS). Souvenir: INTROMET – 2009,
pp. 24-26.

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TV/Radio talks/shows    2008-09

Ramana, D.B.V., Adhika mamsotpattiki Jevaalalo Paranna Jeevula15th August, 2008 AIR, Hyderabad.

Ravi Shankar, Radio talk on Metta Vyavasayamulo Antara Pantala Avasyakatha on July 4, 2008.

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2007-08

Research Papers | Books/Reports/Bulletins/Brochures | Book Chapters | Technical/Popular Articles | Radio/TV

Research papers    2007-08

Balaji, V., Shaik, N. Mira. and Dixit, S. 2007. ICT-enabled knowledge sharing in support of extension: addressing the agrarian challenges of the developing world threatened by climate change, with a case study from India. Journal of SAT Agricultural Research (e-journal). 4 (1) available at http://www.icrisat.org/journal/ SpecialProject/sp9.pdf

Balloli, S.S., Sharma, K.L., Kausalya Ramachandran, Ramesh, V., Venkateswarlu, B. and Ramakrishna, Y. S. 2007. Impact of land use practices on soil fertility status of dryland soils. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development. 22(2): 163-167.

Behera, B., Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Mohanty, S.K., Pal, A.K.,Ravindra Chary, G., Subba Reddy, G. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Sustainable fertilizer practices for upland rice from permanent manorial trials under sub-humid alfisols. Indian Journal of Agronomy, 52 (2): 33 – 38.

Bhardwaj, A.K., Mandal, U.K., Bar-Tal, A., Gilboa, A. and Levy, G.J. 2008. Replacing saline–sodic irrigation water with treated wastewater: effects on saturated hydraulic conductivity, slaking, and swelling. Irrigation Science, 26: 139-146.

Desai, S., Narayanaiah, Ch., Kranthi Kumari, Ch., Reddy, M.S., Rao, G.R. and Venketeswarlu, B. 2007. Seed inoculation with Bacillus spp. improves seedling vigour in oil seed plant Jatropha curcas (L.) Biology and Fertility of Soils, 44:229-234.

Dixit, S. and Balaji, V. 2007. ICTs for ‘Second Green Revolution’ in Rainfed agro-ecosystem: issues and strategies. International Journal of Extension Education. 3:80-88

Dixit, S., Dileepkumar, G. and Balaji, V. 2007. ICT mediated agricultural extension: A case study. MANAGE Extension Reserach Reviews, 7(2): 101-108.

Dixit, S., Tewari, J.C., Wani, S.P., Vineela, C., Chaurasia, A. K. and Panchal, H.B. 2007. Participatory and conventional biodiversity assessments: creating awareness for better natural resource management. Annals of Arid Zone, 46 (2):197-204.

Dixit, S., Wani, S.P., Rego, T.J. and Pardhasardhi, G. 2007. Knowledge-based entry point and innovative up scaling strategy for watershed development projects. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 22(1): 22-31.

Kaushalya Ramachandran, Gayatri, M., Bhasker, V.,Srinivas, G., Venkatravamma, K., Srinivas, T., and Sankar Rao, M., (2007): Evaluating Livelihood Security of Farm Household in Treated Watershed in Semi – arid Region. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development,22(1): 95-108

Mandal, U.K., Bhardwaj, A.K., Warrington, D.N., Goldstein, D., Bar Tal, A. and Levy, G.J. 2008. Changes in soil hydraulic conductivity, runoff, and soil loss due to irrigation with different types of salinesodic water. Geoderma ,144: 509-516.

Mandal, U.K., Victor, U.S., Srivastava, N.N., Sharma, K.L., Ramesh, V., Vanaja, M., Korwar, G.R., Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Estimating yield of sorghum using root zone water balance model and spectral characteristics of crop in a dryland alfisol. Agricultural Water Management, 87:315-327.

Mandal, U.K., Warrington, D.N., Bhardwaj, A.K., Bar-Tal, A., Kautsky, L., Minz, D. and Levy, G.J. 2008. Evaluating impact of irrigation water quality on a calcareous clay soil using principal component analysis. Geoderma, 144: 189-197.

Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Thyagaraj, C.R., Ravindra Chary, G., Kaushalya Ramachandran and Girija, A. 2007. Characterization of rainfed pigeonpea growing regions based on soil, climate, crop and socioeconomic parameters. Indian Journal of Dryland Agriculture Research & Development, 22(1): 57–68.

Maruthi, V., Srinivas, K., Reddy, G.S., Reddy, B.S., Reddy, K.S., Reddy, P.R., Sudhakar, R. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2008. Value addition to crop residues: An indigenous resource conserving and soil fertility enhancing technology of India. Journal of Sustainable Agriculture 31(4): 5-27.

Maruthi, V., Subba Reddy, G., Reddy, K.S., Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Reddy, B. M. K., Srivastava, N.N., Victor, U.S. and Ramakrishna,Y.S. 2007. Indigenous raingauge (Rolu): A tool to measure rainfall. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 22 (2): 182 – 188.

Misra, A.K., Rama Rao, C.A., Subrahmanyam. K.V., Vijay Sankar Babu, M., Shivarudrappa, B. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Strategies for livestock development in rainfed agro-ecosystem of India. Livestock Research for Rural Development 19 (6) (On-line Journal).

Mohanty, S.K., Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Behera, B., Mishra, A., Pal, A.K. and Subudhi, C.R. 2008. Statistical evaluation and optimization of fertilizer requirement of upland rice (Oryza sativa) genotypes at varying levels of crop seasonal rainfall under moist subhumid alfisols. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 78 (3): 18 – 23.

Nagasree, K., Subrahmanyam, K.V., Sharma, K.L., Usha Rani, K. and Ramana D.B.V. 2008. Protein security through milk: strategies for enhanced productivity and use. Green Farming 1 (5): 37-40.

Nema, A.K., Maruthi Sankar, G.R. and Chauhan, S.P.S. 2008. Selection of superior tillage and fertilizer practices based on rainfall and soil moisture effects on pearl millet yield under semi-arid inceptisols. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering (ASCE), 134 (3).

Prasad, Y.G., Nagalakshmi, T., Prabhakar, M., Yella reddy, D., Rao, N.H.P., Prasada Rao, M.P., Srinivasa Rao, M., Desai, S., Rao, G.G.S.N. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Development of prediction models for bacterial leaf blight Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. malvacearum of cotton (Gossipium hirsutum) in Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 77: 752-756.

Pratibha, G., Korwar, G.R., PalaniKumar, D. and Vaishnavi Jois. 2007. Effect of planting materials, fertilizers and microsite improvement on yield and quality of henna (Lawsonia inermis) in alfisols of semi-arid regions Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 77: 721-725.

Rai, P., Ramana, D.B.V., Rao, G.R., Yadav, R.S., Handa, A.K. and Chaturvedi, O.P. 2007. Growth and production of Anogeissus pendula (Edgw.) – based silvopastoral system under different pruning managements. Annals of Arid zone, 46: 65-72.

Rajeswari, M., Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Ranghaswami, M.V. and Mishra, P.K. 2007. Screening of soil amendments for efficient water holding capacity based on a rainfall-infiltration model in a vertisol. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering (ASCE), 133 (5) : 468 – 474.

Rama Rao, C.A. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2007. Economics of crop production in different agro-climatic regions of A.P. Agricultural Situation in India, 63(10) 577-583.

Rama Rao, C.A., Reddy, Y V R, Sastry, G and Ramakrishna Y S 2007. Performance evaluation of watershed development programmes in different agroecological regions of India. Indian Journal of Dryland Agriculture and Development 22(1) 74-81

Rama Rao, C.A., Srinivasa Rao, M., Naraiah, P., Malathi, B. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2007. Profitability of cotton on a pest management continuum in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh. Agricultural Economics Research Review. 20(2) 273-282.

Rama Rao, C.A., Srinivasa Rao, M., Naraiah, P., Malathi, B. and Reddy, Y. V. R. 2008. An Economic Analysis of Adoption of Integrated Pest Management in Groundnut. Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics. 63(1) 97-107

Ramesh, V., Korwar, G., Uttam Kumar Mandal, Sharma, K.L., and Venkanna, K. 2007. Optimizing fly-ash dose for better tree growth and nutrient supply in an agroforestry system in semi-arid tropical India. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 38 (19): 2747-2766.

Ramesh, V., Korwar, G.R., Mandal, U.K., Prasad, J.V.N.S, Sharma, K.L., Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Venkanna, K. 2008. Influence of fly ash mixtures on early tree growth and physicochemical properties of soil in semi-arid tropical Alfisols. Agroforestry Systems, 73(1):13-22.

Ramesh, V., Korwar, G.R., Uttam Kumar Mandal, Sharma, K.L. and Venkanna, K. 2008. Influence of fly ash mixtures on early tree growth and physico chemical properties of soil in semi-arid tropical Alfisols, Agroforestry Systems. 73: 13-22.

Rao, V.S. and Maruthi Sankar, G.R. 2007. Effects of clay mineral application on soil moisture status, physiological traits and yield of rainfed tomato under semi-arid alfisols. Journal of Horticultural Sciences,2 (1) : 26 – 33.

Ravi Shankar, K., Subrahmanyam, K.V., Reddy, B.M.K. and Sharma, K.D. 2007. Farmers’ perceptions and adoption patterns of soil and water conservation measures: A case in Nalgonda district of Andhra Pradesh. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 22 (2): 197-200.

Ravindra Chary, G., Dixit, S., Vittal, K.P.R., Subba Reddy, G. and Maruthi Sankar, G.R. 2007. Technology diffusion and up-scaling in rainfed agro ecosystem: policy and institutional approaches. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development. 22 (2): 132-146.

Senthil Kumar, P., Ramana Reddy, Y., Ramesh, S., Gobinath, S and Ramana, D.B.V. 2007. Evaluation of pigment extracted annatto seed (Bixa orellana) by chemical, in-vitro and in-sacco techniques in buffaloes. Buffalo Bulletin 26 (1): 5-9.

Sharma, K.L., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Korwar, G.R., Mandal, U.K., Srinivas, K. and Kusuma Grace, J. 2007. Strategies for improving the productivity and income of rainfed marginal and small farms – needs for technological and policy interventions. Green Farming 1 (2): 1-6.

Sharma, K.L., Guled, M.B., Vittal, K.P.R., Subba Reddy, G., Maruthi Sankar, G., Ravindra Chary, G., Kusuma Grace, J., Mandal, U. K., Srinivas, K., Pravin N. Gajbhiye and Madhavi, M. 2007. Soil quality assessment using deviation method under different soil and management practices in rainfed vertisol. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 22(2): 173-181.

Sharma, K.L., Kusuma Grace, J., Korwar G.R. and Ramakrishna Y.S. 2007. Strategies for soil quality restoration and its maintenance in rainfed areas. Green Farming 1 (1): 10-13.

Sharma, K.L., Neelaveni, K., Srinivas, K., Katyal, J.C., Srinivasa Raju, A., Kusuma Grace, J., and Madhavi, M. 2007. Recycling of different organic wastes through vermicomposting and evaluating their efficacy on yield and N uptake in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) crop. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 22(2): 189-196.

Sharma, K.L., Srinivas, K., Mandal, U.K., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Vittal, K.P.R., Das, S.K., Martin, D., Kusuma Grace, J. and Balloli, S.S. 2007. Kinetics of decomposition of un-conventional farm-based residues and their composting and quality monitoring. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 38 (17): 2423-2444.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Rama Rao, C.A., Sreevani, G. and Anjaiah, E. 2007. Impact of crop-crop diversity on pod-borer (Helicoverpa armigera) of pigeonpea (Cajanua cajan). Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 77(8) 495-501.

Usha Rani, K., Sharma, K.L., Kausalya Ramachandran and Hima Bindu, V. 2007. Assessment of ground water quality in different villages situated near Musi River basin in Ghatkesar mandal of Ranga Reddy district in Andhra Pradesh. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 22(1): 89-94.

Vanaja, M., Raghuram Reddy, P., Jyothi Lakshmi, N., Maheshwari, M., Yadav, S.K. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2007. Germination and seedling response of pulse crops to elevated CO2. Journal of Food legumes. 20 (2): 165-168.

Vanaja, M., Jyothi, M., Ratnakumar, P., Vagheera, P., Raghuram Reddy, P., Jyothi Lakshmi, N., Yadav, S.K., Maheshwari, M. and Venkateswarlu. B., 2008. Growth and yield responses of castor bean (Ricinus communis L.) at two enhanced CO2 levels. Plant Soil and Environment 54 (2): 38-46.

Vanaja, M., Reddy, P.R., Jyothi Lakshmi, N., Maheswari, M., Vagheera, P., Ratnakumar, P., Jyothi, M., Yadav, S.K., and Venkateswarlu, B. 2007. Effect of elevated atmospheric CO2 concentrations on growth and yield of blackgram (Vigna mungo L. Hepper)-a rainfed pulse crop. Plant, Soil and Environment 53: 81-88.

Varalaxmi, Y., Vijayalakshmi, A., Yadav, S.K., Venkateswarlu, B. and Maheshwari, M. 2007. Efficient plant regeneration from cotyledons of Vigna mungo L. Hepper. Indian Journal of Biotechnology 6: 414-417.

Venkateswarlu, B., Srinivasa Rao, Ch, Ramesh, G., Venkateswarlu, S. and. Katyal, J.C. (2007). Effects of long term – legume cover crop incorporation on soil organic carbon, microbial biomass, nutrient build up and grain yields of sorghum / sunflower under rainfed conditions. Soil Use and Management, vol. 23, 100-107.

Venkateswarlu, B., Medeleine Pirat, Kishore, N, and Abdul Rasul (2007). Mycorrhizal inoculation in neem (Azadirachta indica) enhances azadirachtin content in seed kernels. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology, DOI–10.1007/s 11274-007-9593-2.

Vikas Abrol, Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Mahinder Singh and Jamwal, J.S. 2007. Optimization of fertilizer requirement of maize based on yield and rainfall variations from permanent manorial trials under drysub humid inceptisols. Indian Journal of Dryland Agriculture Research & Development, 22(1):15–21.

Vikas Abrol, Vikas Sharma, Peeyush Sharma, Deepak Khar, Vittal, K.P.R., and Sharma, K.L. 2007. Direct and residual effect of organic an inorganic sources of nutrients on maize (Zea mays)- mustard (Brassica napus) cropping sequence under rainfed conditions. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development, 22(1): 82-88.

Yadav, S.K., Korwar, G.R., Vanaja, M., Pratibha, G. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2007. Curry leaf essence: a high value low volume product for rainfed farmers. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development 22 (1): 48-51.

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Books/reports/bulletins/brochures    2007-08

Balloli, S.S., Venkateshwarlu, B., Korwar G.R. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. Bhoosara Pariksha Karyakramamu (Telugu) pp Kareemulla, K., Rama Rao, C.A., Sreenath Dixit, Ramana, D.B.V., Venkateswarlu, B. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2008. A profile of target districts in Andhra Pradesh: demography, land use and agriculture. NAIP-SRL Series-1. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculturte, Hyderabad. pp.32.

Maruthi, V., Srinivas, K., Reddy, G.S., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Reddy, K.S., Reddy, B.M.K., Reddy, B.S., Reddy, P.R. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2008. Value addition to crop residues: a case study of groundnut shell. Research Bulletin No. TB/01/08. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad.pp. 12.

Maruthi, V., Srinivas, K., Subba Reddy, G., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Reddy, K.S., Reddy, B.M.K., Reddy, B.S., Reddy, P.R and Venkateswarlu, B., 2008. Value addition to crop residues: A Case study of Groundnut shell (English) pp Prasad M.S., Reddy, B.M.K., Reddy, N.N., Reddy, Y.V.R 2007Maize Production Technology’. pp192 Agro tech publishing academy, Udaipur.

Prasad, M.S., Dixit, S. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Contribution of krishi vigyan kendra in Rangareddy district. Krishi Vigyan Kendra, CRIDA, Hyderabad pp48

Prasad, M.S., Mayade, V.M., Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Reddy, Y.V.R.2007 Krishi Vigyan Kendras for rural transformation. pp192 Agro tech publishing academy, Udaipur.

Pratibha, G., Korwar, G.R., .Srinivas, I., Srinivasa Rao, M., Yadav, S.K., Venkateswarlu, B. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Crop diversification with dye crops for sustainability of drylands. Technical bulletin. pp. 24.

Pratibha, G., Korwar, G.R., Srinivas, I., Srinivasa Rao, M., Yadav, S. K., Venkateswarlu, B. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Crop diversification with medicinal & aromatic plants for sustainability of drylands. A technical bulletin. CRIDA, Hyderabad. pp.24.

Pratibha, G., Korwar, G.R, Srinivas, I., Srinivasa Rao, M. and Ramakrishna. Y.S. 2007. Metta praanthalaku anuvaina pratyamnaya pantalu. Technical bulletin pp. 24.

Rama Rao, C.A. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Production and marketing of coarse cereals in Andhra Pradesh.Research Bulletin / Ag. Econ/1/2007, CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp.32.

Rama Rao, C.A. Kareemulla, K., Dixit, S., Venkateswarlu, B. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Participatory farming systems analysis – An innovative tool for designing livelihood interventions. CRIDA, Hyderabad .pp 4

Rama Rao, C.A., Srinivasa Rao, M., Srinivas, K. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Adoption and impact of integrated pest management in cotton, groundnut and pigeonpea. Research Bulletin. Ag. Econ/2/2007.pp32.

Ramesh,V., Wani, S.P., Tego, T.J., Sharma, K.L., Bhattacharyya, T., Sahrawat, K.L., Padmaja, K.V., Gangadhar Rao, D., Venkateswarlu, B., Vanaja, M., Manna, M.C., Srinivas, K. and Maruthi, V. (2007). Chemical Characterization of Selected Benchmark Spots for C sequestration in the Semi-Arid Tropics, India. Global Theme on Agroecosystems Report no. 32. Patancheru 502 324, Andhra Pradesh, India: International Crops Research Institute for the Semi Arid Tropics (ICRISAT); and New Delhi, India: Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR). pp.106.

Ravi Shankar, K., Pochaiah Maraty., Murthy, V.R.K., and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2008. Indigenous rain forecasting in Andhra Pradesh. CRIDA, Hyderabad pp67. ISBN: 978-81-904360-5-2.

Singh, P.R., Prasad, M.S., Rao, V.S., Reddy, N.N. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Poola Thotallo Adikotpathi ki Yajamanya Paddathulu, Bulletin No.12, Krishi Vigyan Kendra, CRIDA, Hyderabad, pp.16.

Subba Reddy. G, Reddy YVR, Vittal KPR, Thyagaraj C.R., Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Somani LL, 2008, Dryland Agriculture. Published by Agrotech Publishing Academy, Udaipur .pp 368.

Venkateswarlu, B., Balloli, S.S. and Ramakrishna Y.S. 2008. Organic Farming in Rainfed Agriculture: Opportunities and Constraints, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. pp.185.

Venkateswarlu B and Ramakrishna Y.S. (2007). Sustainable Rural Livelihoods Through Enhanced Farming Systems Productivity and Efficient Support System,s in Rainfed Areas, Project brochure, NAIP pp:8.

Venkateswarlu B., Subba Reddy G., Prabhakar M., Mayande V.M., Korwar G.R., Ramakrishna Y.S. 2008. Rainfed farming: A profile of doable technologies, CRIDA, Hyderabad. pp:1-47.

Yadav, S.K., Maheswari, M., Vanaja, M. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2007. Genetic transformation of green gram for enhancing abiotic stress tolerance. A technical bulletin. CRIDA, Hyderabad. pp.8.

Yadav, S.K., Maheswari, M., Vanaja, M. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2007. Improving abiotic stress tolerance in black gram . A technical bulletin. CRIDA, Hyderabad .pp.8.

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Book chapters    2007-08

Jyothi lakshmi, N., Maheswari, M., Vanaja, M., Yadav, S.K., Raghuram Reddy, P., Venkateshwarlu, B. and Subba Reddy, G. 2007. Influence of water deficit at flowering stage on grain yield of green gram (Vigna radiata L.Wilczek) In Proceedings of the International Food Legumes Research Conference- IV. Food Legumes for Nutritional Security and Sustainable Agriculture, IARI, New Delhi. pp.61-66.

Nirmala, G. 2008. Extension services for the development of agriculture and allied activities. In Enterprises and Technologies for Rural Development (Y.V.R. Reddy, Y.S. Ramakrishna and L.L. Somani. eds) Agrotech Publishing Academy, Udaipur. pp.384-387

Prasad, M.S., Ramakrishna, Y.S., and Reddy, Y.V.R.2007. Krishi vigyan kendra for rural development. Souvenir of Silver Jubilee Celebrations of the Telangana Agricultural Officers’ Association, Hyderabad. pp. 49-56.

Pratibha, G., Korwar, G.R., Venkateswarlu, B., Srinivasa Rao, M. and Yadav, S.K. 2007. Production potential and agro techniques for natural dye yielding crops for rainfed regions. In Advances in Medicinal Plants (K.J. Reddy, Bir Bahudur, Bhadhrayya and M.L.N. Rao eds) University Press (India) Pvt. Ltd Hyderabad pp. 233-247.

Rama Rao C.A. 2008 Maize economy of India. In Maize production technology. ( Reddy, Y.V.R., Somani, L.L. and Ramakrishna, Y.S.eds)Agrotech Publishing Academy, Udaipur, pp 167-173 (ISBN:81-8321- 102-X).

Rama Rao, C.A. 2008. Profile of Rangareddy district. In Enterprises and technologies for rural development. ( Y V R Reddy, L L Somani and Y S Ramakrishna.eds) Agrotech Publishing Academy, Udaipur, pp20-37 (ISBN:81-8321-103-8)

Rao, G.G.S.N., Rao, A.V.M.S., Vanaja, M., Rao, V.U.M. and Ramakrishna Y.S. 2008. Impact of regional climate change over India. In: Climate Change and Agriculture over India. (Prasada Rao, G.S.L.H.V., Rao, G.G.S.N., Rao V.U.M. and Ramakrishna, Y.S.eds) AICRP on Agrometeorology and Kerala Agricultural University. , pp 13-48.

Rao, G.R. 2007. Criteria to be followed for DUS testing for Neem. In: Discussion Note of National Level Consultative Meeting on DUS Testing of Trees. FC&RI, TNAU, Mettupalayam.p.56.

Rao, J.V., Rao, G.R., Chary, G.R., Srinivas, I. and Ramakrishna Y.S. 2007. On-farm research experiences on biofuel establishments in Andhra Pradesh. In: Proceedings of National Workshop on Production, Methodologies, Utilization Techniques and Challenges Ahead. MERADO, Ludhiana. p.163-170.

Reddy, B.M.K., Reddy, N.N., Rama Rao, C.A. and Maruthi, V. 2008. Problems and prospects for rural enterprises.. In: Enterprises and technologies for rural development. (Reddy, Y.V.R. Somani, L.L. and Ramakrishna, Y.S.eds) Agrotech Publishing Academy, Udaipur, pp155-165 (ISBN:81-8321-103-8)

Sharma, K.L., Vittal, K.P.R., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Srinivas, K., Venkateswarlu, B., and Kusuma Grace, J. 2007. Fertilizer use constraints and management in rainfed areas with special emphasis on nitrogen use efficiency. In Agricultural Nitrogen Use and Its Environmental Implications. (Y. P. Abrol, N. Raghuram and M. S. Sachdev eds), I. K. International Publishing House, Pvt., Ltd. New Delhi. pp 121-138.

Srinivasa Rao, M. 2007. Microclimate and insect relationships in dryland crops. In Agricultural Drought: Aspects of micrometeorology (Y.S. Ramakrishna, G.G.S.N. Rao P.S.N. Sastry and V.U.M. Rao.eds) ISBN NO:978-81-904360-0-7.pp 267-273.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Pratibha, G., Korwar, G.R. and Venkateshwarlu, B. 2007 Medicinal and aromatic plants and their extracts in insect pest management: A Review. In Advances in Medicinal Plants.(Janardhan Reddy K, Bir Bahadur and Rao M.L.N. eds.) University Press (India) Pvt. Ltd Hyderabad pp269-280.

Vanaja, M. 2007. Measuring plant water potential, stomata conductance and photosynthetic rate. In: Agricultural Drought: Aspects of Micrometeorology. (Ramakrishna, Y.S., Rao, G.G.S.N., Sastry, P.S.N. and Rao, V.U.M.eds) ISBN NO: 978-81-904360-0-7.pp 348-353.

Vanaja, M., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Rao, G.G.S.N., Rao, K.V. and Subba Rao, A.V.M. 2007. Climate change and dryland agriculture. In:Dryland Ecosystem: Indian Perspective. (Vittal, K.P.R., Srivastava, R.L., Joshi, N.L., Amal Kar, Tewari, V.P. and Kathju, S.eds) Central Arid Zone Research Institute, Jodhpur and Arid Forest Research Institute, Jodhpur. pp 23-34.

Venkateswarlu, B. (2007). Nitrogen fixation in arid and semi-arid agriculture : Opportunities and constraints. In Agricultural Nitrogen Use and Its Environmental Implications (Eds.Y.P.Abrol, N.Raghuram, M.S.Sachdev), I.K. International Publishing House Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi. pp.415-436.

Vittal, K.P.R. and Ravindra Chary, G 2007 Horizontal and vertical Diversifications of rainfed cropping system in India. In Dryland Ecosystem – Indian Perspective (Vittal, K.P.R., Srivastava, R.L.,.Joshi, N.L., Amal Kar, Tewari, V.P. Kathju, S. eds) Central Arid Zone Research Institute and Arid Forest Research Institute, Jodhpur.pp

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Technical/popular articles    2007-08

Dixit, S. 2007. Come, let us research. Adike Patrike. 19 (7): 33-34.

Dixit, S., 2007. Whither rainfed agriculture Adike Patrike. 19 (5): 30.

Dixit, S., Kishtappa, V., Ravindra Chary, G. and Ramamohan, R.V. (2007). Social regulation: A viable option for groundwater management. LEISA India 9 (1): 18-19.

Maruthi, V., Srinivas, K. and Dixit, S. 2007. Excellent manure from groundnut shell Adike Patrike. 19 (6):34-35.

Nagasree, K., Subrahmanyam, K.V., Sharma, K.L., Usha Rani, K. and Ramana D.B.V. 2008. Protein security through milk: strategies for enhanced productivity and use, Green Farming Sustainable Agriculture Special: 1(5): pp

Nagasree, K., Subrahmanyam, K.V., Reddy, B.M.K. and Subbareddy, G. 2007 Fertiliser management in Castor (In Telugu). Amudam pantalo yeruvula yajamanyam Padipantalu pp 30.38.

Ramana, D.B.V. 2007. Neeti parivaahika pramtaallo pasu poshana dhwara adhika aadhayam. Annadata (Telugu), 4: 8-11.

Rao, J.V., Srivasthava, N.N., Victor, U.S. and Ravindra Chary, G. 2007 Dakshina Telangana pranthapu varshadhara boomulo vathavaranamu nanusarinchina prathnamnaya pantala ejamanyam. Padipantalu (Telugu) Vol. 65(2): 14-18, 2007.

Ravi Shankar, K. and Prasad, M.S. 2007. Mokkajonna Panta Yajamanyam . Padi Pantalu, (Telugu), 65(4):41-42.

Ravi Shankar, K. and Prasad, M.S. 2007. Nela neeti samrakshana. Padi Pantalu(in Telugu), 64 (9): 9-10.

Sharma, K.L., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Korwar, G.R., Mandal, U.K., Srinivas, K. and Grace, K. 2007. Strategies for improving the productivity and income of rainfed marginal and small farms – Needs for technological and policy interventions. Green Farming 1(2): 1-6.

Sharma, K.L., Kusuma Grace, J., Korwar, G.R. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. (2007) Strategies for soil quality restoration and its maintenance in rainfed areas. Green Farming 1(1): 10-13.

Sharma, K.L., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Korwar, G.R. and Srinivas, K. 2008. Enhanced use of organics is must in arid and semi-arid farms for improving organic matter in soil: Part – I. Green Farming 1(4): 1-4.

Sharma, K.L., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Korwar, G.R., Srinivas, K. and Balloli, S.S. 2008. Enhanced use of organics in arid and semi-arid farms for improving soil organic matter: Part – II. Green Farming 1(5): 1-4.

Usha Rani, K., Sharma, K.L., Srinivas, K., Korwar, G.R., Nagasri, K. and Shankar, K.S. 2008. How safe is the sewage water irrigation under Musi river basin of Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh. Green Farming 1(4): 10-12.

Yadav, Sushil Kumar and Venkatesswarlu, B. 2007. Balancing Food Imbalances. Agriculture Today (English) 2007. pp. 27-28.

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Radio/TV    2007-08

Ramana, D.B.V., Karuvu paristitulalo pasuvulu, jeevala yajamanyam (in Telugu) 17th April, 2007 AIR, Hyderabad.

Rami Reddy, R.D. Botanical pesticides and its use in plant protection15-12-2007 AIR, Hyd.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B. Tractor tho Mettapantalu Vitthe Parikaram. 22nd October, 2007 at 18.30hrs. Annapurna Programme, TV – 5 Telugu Channel.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Aruvarusallo Vittanalu Veyu Tractor tho Panicheyu CRIDA Parikaram. 13th June, 2007 at 18.30hrs. D.D. Saptagiri Telugu Channel.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Poddutirugudu Pulanundi Vitthanalu Verucheche Parikaramu. 24th October, 2007 at 18.30hrs. Annapurna Programme, TV – 5 Telugu Channel.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Vyavasayamlo Mahilala Shrama Tagginche Parikaralu. 6th October, 2007 at 18.30hrs. Annapurna Programme, TV – 5 Telugu Channel.

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2006-07

Research Papers | Publications | Books/Reports | Book Chapters | Technical Bulletins/Articles

Research papers    2006-07

Janardhan Reddy, K. and Vanaja, M. 2006. Plant responses to drought stress. Journal of Plant Biology 33 (1- 2):115-124.

Kausalya Ramachandran, Sharma, K.L., Srinivas, T., Shankar Rao, M., Gayatri, M. and Bhaskar,V. 2006. Assessing agricultural sustainability in watersheds in India using geomatics (http:// www.gisdevelopment.net/application/agricultural/overview/ma 06183 pf.html)

Korwar G.R., Pratibha, G., Ravi, V. and Palanikumar, D. 2006. Influence of organics and inorganics on growth, yield of aonla (Emblica officinalis) and soil quality in semi-arid tropics. Indian Journal of Agricultural Science 76(8): 457-461.

Korwar, G.R., Pratibha, G., Ravi, V. and Palanikumar, D. 2006. Performance of castor (Ricinus communis) and green gram (Vigna radiata) in agroforestry systems in semi-arid tropics. Indian Journal of Agronomy 51 (2): 112-115.

Luthra, S.K., Pande, P.C., Singh, S.V., Pandey, S.K., Paul Khurana, S.M., Khan, I.A. and Singh, B.P. 2006. Kufri Arun; a new red skin potato variety. Potato Journal 33 (1-2): 20-25.

Mandal, U.K., Victor, U.S., Srivastavsa, N.N., Sharma, K.L., Ramesh, V., Vanaja, M., Korwar, G.R. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Estimating yield of sorghum using root zone water balance model and spectral characteristics of crop in a dryland Alfisol. Agricultural Water Management 87(3): 315-327.

Mani, M., Krishnamoorty and Sreenivasa Rao, M. 2002. Selective toxicity of different pesticides to citrus mealy bug parasitoid Coccidoxenoides peregrina Timberlake Journal of Insect Science 15(1-2):49-52.

Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Vittal. K.P.R., Ravindra Chary, G., Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Girija, A. 2006. Sustainability of tillage practices for rainfed crops under different soil and climatic situations in India. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development 21(1): 60-73.

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Publications    2006-07

Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Vittal. K.P.R., Ravindra Chary G., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Khan I.K. and Girija, A. 2006. Statistical assessment of sustainability of Genetic resources under different agro-climatic conditions. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development 22 (2): 185-197.

Misra, A.K., Mehra, U.R. and Das, R.S. 2006. Assessment of feeding urea ammoniated wheat straw on growth performance, feed intake and nutrient utilization in crossbred calves reared under stall-fed or grazing condition. Livestock Research for Rural Development 16:11:1-8 (http://www.cipav.org.co/ lrrd/lrrd18/11/misr18164.htm).

Misra, A.K., Subrahmanyam, K.V., Shivarudrappa, B. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2006. Experiences on participatory action research for enhancing productivity of dairy animals in rainfed agroecosystem of India. Journal of SAT Agricultural Research 2:1-14 (http://www.icrisat.org/Journal/ aesrpaper.htm).

Misra, A.K., Subrahmanyam, K.V. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Effect of urea molasses mineral block supplementation on milk yield in buffaloes: On-farm evaluation under smallholder mixed farming system in semi-arid India. Indian Journal Animal Sciences 77: 94-100.

Pandey, P.S., Koshal, A.K., Jawahar Singh and Rao, A.V.M.S. 2006. Geographic information system application in cropping systems analysis of Indo gangetic plains using ground based survey. Journal of Farming Systems Research and Development 12(1-2): 54-58.

Pratibha, G., Korwar, G.R., Sharma, K.L. and Reddy, B.N. 2006. Effect of nutrient management and moisture conservation practices on yield and economics of sunflower cultivars. Journal of Oilseeds Research 23 (1): 117-121.

Rai, P, Ramana, D.B.V. and Singh, U.P. 2006. Performance of small ruminants under stall feeding and grazing condition in silvopastoral system. Forage Research Journal 31: 255-258.

Raina, P.K. and Desai, S. 2006. Variability among isolates of Aspergillus flavus from groundnut for aflatoxin and cyclopiazonic acid production. Electronic Journal of Environment and Agricultural Food Chemistry 5(4):1458-1463.

Rama Rao, C.A., Chowdry, K.R., Reddy Y.V.R. and Krishna Rao, G.V. 2006. Total factor productivity growth in crop production in Andhra Pradesh. Asian Economic Review 48(2) : 239-248.

Raman, G.V. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2006. Bio-efficacy of neem seed kernel extracts prepared from seeds with varying azadirachtin content against Helicoverpea armigera Hubner. Journal of Ecofriendly Agriculture 1 (2): 144 147.

Rao, V.S., Reddy, Y.N., Singh, H.P. and Jayakumar, G.W.L. 2006. Suitability of clay minerals for improving micro-site for horticulture under Alfisols. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development 21 (1): 91-93.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B, Maruthi, V. and Thyagaraj, C.R. 2006. Mini Dhal Mill : Income generation through on-farm value addition of pulses. Indian Journal of Rural Technology 2(6) : 264-268.

Senthil Kumar, P., Ramana Reddy, Y., Ramesh, S., Gobinath, S. and Ramana, D.B.V. 2007. Evaluation of pigment extracted annatto seed (Bixa orellana) by chemical, in-vitro and in-sacco techniques in buffaloes. Buffalo Bulletin 26(1): 5-9.

Shaik Haffis, Reddy, M.J. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2004. Inequalities in income and variations in rural employment of farm women : A comparative study of Andhra Pradesh and Orissa. Agricultural Situation in India 61(11) : 751-757.

Shaik Haffis, Reddy, Y.V.R. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2005. Male female differences in agricultural productivity: A decomposition analysis. Agricultural Situation in India 62(7): 507-511.

Singh, S.N., Jyothirmai., V.K., Anil Kumar, B. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2006. Economic evaluation of watershed management in semi-arid region of India: Viability and acceptability. The Asian Economic Review 48 (3): 387-404.

Singh, S.N., Shaik Haffis and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2007. Dimension of drought and food security in India. Man and Development 29(1): 67-82.

Sridevi, S., Srinivas, K. and Sharma, K. L. 2006. Nitrogen mineralization from soil amended with gliricidia and sorghum residues. Journal of Indian Society of Soil Sciences 54: 345-347.

Srinivas, K., Singh, H. P., Raju, A. S. and Sharma, K. L. 2006. Synchronizing N supply with crop demand by mixing plant residues of contrasting quality for kharif sorghum. Journal of Indian Society of Soil Science 54: 255-259.

Srinivas, K., Singh, H. P., Vanaja, M., Sreenivasa Raju, A., and Sharma, K.L. 2006. Effect of chemical composition of plant residues on nitrogen mineralization. Journal of Indian Society of Soil Science 54: 300-306.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Masood Khan, M.A., Srinivas K., Vanaja, M., Rao, G.G.S.N. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2006. Effects of elevated CO2 and temperature on insect plant interactions a review. Agricultural Reviews 27 : 200-207.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Dharma Reddy, K., Singh, T.V.K. and Subba Reddy, G., 2005. Impact of crop duration and intercropping on incidence of Clavigralla gibbosa and Mylabris spp on pigeonpea. Legume Research 28 (3): 172-177.

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Vittal K.P.R., Ravindra Chary, G., Gajbhiye, P.N., Venkateswarlu, B. 2006. Characterization of available major nutrients in dominant soils of rainfed crop production systems of India. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development 22 (2): 105-113.

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Basu, P.S., Venkateswarlu, B. and Masood Ali, 2006. Variations in nodulation and nitrogen uptake in twenty chickpea genotypes under rainfed condition. Indian Journal of Dryland Agricultural Research and Development 21 (1) : 50-52.

Subba Reddy, G., Maruthi, V. and Sreerekha, 2006. Drought management options for rainfed pigeonpea in Alfisols. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 21(1): 7-11.

Subba Reddy, G, Maruthi, V., Vanaja, M. and Sree Rekha, M. 2006. Use of soil amendments on productivity of sunflower, castor and sorghum in rainfed environment. Journal of Oilseeds Research 23 (2): 230-233.

Sujatha, S., Rao, J.V., and Reddy, N.N. 2006. Economic feasibility of drop irrigation and nutrient management in mango (Mangifera indica). Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 76 (5): 312-314.

Sujatha, S., Rao, J.V and Reddy, N.N. 2006. Effect of drip irrigation and nutrient management on (Mangifera indica) in Alfisols of semi arid tropics. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 76 (10): 618-22.

Tripathi, M.K., Rao, V.U.M., Diwan Singh and Raj Singh. 2006. Leaf appearance and chlorophyll content in Indian mustard (Brassica Juncea L.) under different crop growing environments. J. Phytology Res. 19(2): 275-279.

Vanaja, M., Maheswari, M., Ratna Kumar, P. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2006. Monitoring and controlling of CO 2 concentration in open top chambers for better understanding of plants response to elevated CO 2 levels. Indian Journal of Radio and Space Physics 35: 193-197.

Vanaja, M., Ratnakumar, P., Vagheera, P., Jyothi, M., Raghuram Reddy, P., Jyothi Lakshmi, N., Maheswari, M. and Yadav, S.K. 2006. Initial growth responses of blackgram (Vigna mungo L. Hepper) under elevated CO 2 and moisture stress. Plant Soil Environment 52 (11): 164-170.

Vanaja, M., Reddy, P.R., Lakshmi, N. J., Maheswari, M., Vagheera, P., Ratnakumar, P., Jyothi, M., Yadav, S.K. and Venkateswarulu, B. 2007. Effect of elevated atmospheric CO2 concentration on growth and yield of balckgram (Vigna mungo L. Hepper) - a rainfed pulse crop. Plant Soil Environment 53(2): 81-88.

Venkateswarlu, B., Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Ramesh, G., Venkateswarlu, S. and. Katyal, J.C. 2007. Effects of long term legume cover crop incorporation on soil organic carbon, microbial biomass, nutrient build up and grain yields of sorghum / sunflower under rainfed conditions. Soil Use and Management 23: 100-107.

Vittal, K.P.R., Sharma, K.L., Vamsi Krishna, P., Srinivas, K., Mandal, U.K., and Kusuma Grace, J. 2006. Effect of alternate land use systems on soil quality in semiarid tropical Alfisols. Indian Journal Dryland Agricultural Research and Development 21 (2): 141-153.

Wani, S.P., Osman, M., Emmanuel DSilva and Sreedevi, T.K. 2006. Improved livelihoods and environmental protection through biodiesel plantation in Asia. Asian Biotechnology and Development Review 8 (2): 11-29.

Yella Reddy, D., Prabhakar, M., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Reddy, C.S., Prasad, Y.G. and Nagalakshmi,, T. 2006. Indices for predicting rice leaf blast disease. Journal of Agrometerology 8(1) : 1-6.

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Books/reports    2006-07

Reddy, Y.V.R., Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Somani, L.L. 2006. Pongamia: A Versatile Tree. Agrotech Publishing Academy, Udaipur. P.104.

Reddy Y.V.R., Narsimlu, B., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Reddy, B.M.K. and Somani L.L. 2007. Watershed Management. Agrotech. Publishing Academy, Udaipur. P.200.

Shaik Haffis, Reddy, Y.V.R., Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Somani, L.L. 2007. Rural transformation: A Socio-Economic Perspective of Indian Context. Agrotech Publishing Academy, Udaipur. P.168.

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Book chapters    2006-07

Desai, S., Ghewande, M.P. and Basu, M.S. 2006. Achivements in biological control of diseases of groundnut with antagonisitc organisms. In Current Status of Biological Control of Plant Diseases using Antagonisitc Organisms in India Technical Document No. 57 (B. Ramanujam and R.J. Rabindra eds.). Project Directorate of Biologcal Control, Bangalore. pp. 284-304.

Kausalya Ramachandran and Ramakrishna, Y.S. (2006). Programs for watershed-plus phase for Rainfed regions in India. In Agriculture and Hydrology Applications of Remote Sensing (R.J Kuligowski, J.S. Parihar, and G. Saito eds.). Proceedings of SPIE, 6411, 64110V 0277-786.

Korwar, G.R. 2006. Alternate land uses under rainfed agriculture. In Land Use Diversification for Sustainable Agriculture (K.D. Sharma and Soni eds.). Atlantic Publishers & Distributors, New Delhi. pp.181-190.

Korwar G.R. and Pratibha. G. 2006. Prospects and challenges in adoption of agroforestry systems for improved livelihoods of rainfed farmers - CRIDAs experiences. In Sustainable Rural Employment through Appropriate Land Use Policy-Challenges and opportunities (Sinha BKP, Saran S and Husain HJ eds). AMITY School of Natural Resources & Sustainable Development pp. 23-33.

Padmaja, S. and Kausalya Ramachandran. 2006. Water resources in India: Potentials and utilization for development. In Population, Resources and Development A Geographical Perspective (M.M. Das, ed.). EBH Publishers (India), Guwahati. pp. 94-115.

Padmaja, S. and Kausalya Ramachandran. 2006. The problem and prospects of water utilization in Hyderabad metropolitan region. In Use and Misuse of Land and Water Resources in India (Abha Laxmi Singh ed.) B.R. Publication Corporation - A Division of B.R.P.C. India Ltd. Delhi. pp. 191-206.

Prabhakar, M., Prasad, Y.G., Mandal, U.K., Ramakrishna, Y.S. , Ramalakshmaiah, C., Venkateswarlu, N.C. and Subramanyam, K. 2006. Spectral characteristics of peanut crop infected by late leafspot disease under rainfed conditions. In Agricultural and Hydrology Applications of Remote Sensing (Robert J. Kuligowski, Jai S.Parihar, G. Saito eds.). Proceeding of SPIE, 6411, 64110V-0277-786.

Prasad, Y.G. 2006. Pest forecasting: Trends and development in India. In Gleanings in Entomology (V.V.Ramamurthy, V.S.Singh, G.P. Gupta, A.V.N. Paul eds.). IARI, New Delhi. pp 145-168.

Ramakrishna, Y.S., Rao, G.G.S.N., Rao, A.V.M.S. and Rao, V.U.M. 2006. Value added agromet services for managing India and Afghanistan deserts in NASS Special Issue on Converting Deserts into Oasis. pp. 12-18.

Ramakrishna, Y.S., Vittal, K.P.R., and Sharma, K.L. 2006. Conservation agriculture in rainfed semi-arid tropics. Some past experiences, lessons learnt and future scopes In Conservation Agriculture-Status and Prospects (I.P. Abrol, R.K. Gupta, R.K. Malik eds.). Centre for advancement of sustainable agriculture, National Agricultural Science Centre (NASC) complex, DPS Marg, Pusa Campus, New Delhi. pp. 199-209.

Ramakrishna, Y.S., Rao, G.G.S.N., Srinivasa Rao, G. and Vijaya Kumar, P. 2006. Climate change. In Environment and Agriculture (K.L. Chada and M.S. Swaminathan eds.) Malhotra Publishing House, New Delhi. pp. 1-30.

Ramakrishna, Y.S., Rao, G.G.S.N., Rao, V.U.M., Rao, A.V.M.S. and Rao, K.V. 2006. Water management water use in rainfed regions of India. In Managing Weather and Climate Risks in Agriculture (Mannava V.K. Sivakumar and Raymond P. Motha eds.) Springer-Verlag New York. pp. 245-263.

Rao, J.V. 2006. Wasteland development. In Land Use Diversification for Sustainable Rainfed Agriculture (K.D. Sharma & B.Soni eds.). Atlantic Publishers and Distributors, New Delhi. pp. 263-276.

Rao, J.V. and Sujatha, S. 2006. Agri-horticultural systems for rainfed areas. In Land Use Diversification for Sustainable Rainfed Agriculture (K.D. Sharma & B. Soni eds). Atlantic Publishers and Distributors, New Delhi. pp. 191-204.

Reddy, N.N. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2006. Diversification in rainfed agro-ecosystem : An agri-horticultural systems approach. In Horticulture for Sustainable Income and Environmental Protection. Vol. I. Advances in Horticultural Practices-Fruits and Ornamentals (V.B.Singh, A.Sema and P.Alila eds.) Concept Publishing Co. New Delhi. pp. 68-75.

Sharma, K.L. 2006. Characterization and nutrient management of soils of rainfed agro-ecosystem. In Land Use Diversification for Sustainable Rainfed Agriculture (K.D. Sharma and B. Soni eds.). Atlantic Publishers and Distributors, New Delhi. pp. 108-131.

Sharma, K.L. 2006. Role of mechanization in improving fertilizer use efficiency in rainfed agriculture. In Mechanization of Dryland Agriculture (V.M. Mayande, Y.S. Ramakrishna, C. R. Thyagaraj, G. R. Korwar and I. Srinivas eds.). Agritech Publishers Academy, Udaipur. pp. 211-233.

Sharma, K. L., Vittal, K. P. R., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Srinivas, K., Venkateswarlu, B., and Kusuma Grace, J. 2006. In Agricultural Nitrogen Use & its Environmental Implications (Y.P. Abrol, N. Raghuram, and M. S. Sachdev eds.). IK International Publishing House, Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi. pp. 121-138.

Sharma, S.K., Kamta Prasad, Jat, M.L. and Subba Rao, A.V.M. 2006. Alternate land use. In Environment and Agriculture (K.L. Chadha and M.S. Swaminathan eds.) Malhotra Publishing House, New Delhi. pp. 588-611.

Vittal, K.P.R., Ravindra Chary, G., Rama Rao, C. A. and Sankar, G.R.M. 2006. Crop diversification in rainfed regions of India. In Land Use Diversification for Sustainable Rainfed Agriculture (K.D. Sharma and B. Soni eds.) Atlantic Publishers and Distributors, New Delhi. pp. 24-70.

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Technical bulletins / Articles    2006-07

Joseph, R., Reddy, R.D.R., Vidyasekar, S.M., Reddy, B.M.K., Prasad, M.S., Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Improved management practices for production of different crops (Telugu). P. 47.

Maruthi, V., Reddy, P.R., Prasad, M.S., Reddy, B.M.K., Reddy, D.D.R. and Reddy, N.N. Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Mokkajonna Saagu Parignanamu-A Technical Bulletin on maize. P.12.

Maruthi, V. and Srinivas, K. 2006. Transferring an indigenous practice for soil improvement: Cattle manure with groundnut shells. IKNotes. World Bank. 98 (http://www.worldbank.org/).

Maruthi, V., Srinivas, K., Subba Reddy, G., Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Sudhakar, R. and Vittal, K.P.R. 2006. Groundnut shells boost crop yields. Appropriate Technology 33(1): 13.

Mishra, A.K., Ramana, D.B.V., Prasad, M.S., Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Feeding and management of small ruminants (English). P.40.

Mishra, A.K., Ramana, D.B.V., Prasad, M.S., Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Strategies for forage production and utilization (English). P. 56.

Nagasree, K. and Subrahmanyam K.V. 2006. Farming systems approach for rural development. Kurukshetra 54 (8) : 22-25.

Nirmala, G., Ramana, D.B.V., Prasad, M.S., Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Improved management practices for cultivation of fodder crops/grasses. P.23.

Nirmala, G., Ramana, D.B.V., Prasad, M.S. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Paadipasuvulaku

Poshakalu Andhinche Pasugraasalu (Nutritive fodder for cattle) KVK Technical Bulletin No. V. P. 23.

Prabhakar, M, Prasad, Y.G., Reddy, R.D.R., Prasad, M.S., Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Integrated pest management in Dryland crops (Telugu). P. 56.

Pratibha, G, Srinivas, I., Korwar, G.R, Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Mayande, V.M. (2006) Onfarm value addition of rainfed crops with CRIDA herbal dryer. Research Bulletin, CRIDA, Hyderabad. P.16.

Pratibha, G., Korwar, G.R., Srinivas Rao, M. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Mettapranthalaku anuvaina Prathyamnaya pantalu (Alternate crops for Dryland regions), Research Bulletin, CRIDA, Hyderabad. P.24.

Prasad, M.S., Dixit, S., Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Contribution of KVK in Ranga Reddy district (English). P. 48

Ramana, D.B.V., Mishra, A.K., Nirmala, G., Prasad, M.S. 2007. Improved scientific management practices for livestock development (Telugu). P.24.

Ramana, D.B.V., Mishra, A.K., Prasad, M.S., Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Management of Dairy Animals (English). P. 24.

Rao, J.V., Srivastava, N.N., Victor, U.S. and Ravidnra Chary, V. 2007. Dakshnia Telangana pranthapu varshadhara bhoomulalo vathavaranamu nanusarinchina prathyamnaya pantala yajamanyam. Padi Pantalu (Teleugu Magazine) 65 (2) : 14-18.

Reddy, B.M.K., Maruthi, V., Prasad, M.S., Reddy, N.N., Reddy, R.D.R. 2007. Improved management practices for higher production of pulse crops (Telugu). P. 40. 

Reddy, B.M.K., Maruthi, V., Prasad, M.S., Reddy, N.N., Reddy, R.D.R., Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Aparaalu Adhika Dhigupadiki Melaina Yaajamaanya Padhathulu. P.40

Sambrajyamma, A., Sushma Dhavan, Prasad, M.S., Laxminarasu, N., Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Different recipes from water melon fruit (Telugu). P. 12.

Sambrajyamma, A., Prasad, M.S., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Reddy, Y.V.R., Mathad, P.K. 2007. Organic fertilizers (Telugu). P. 13.

Singh, P.R., Prasad, M.S., Reddy, N.N., Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Improved management practices for higher production of fruit crops (Telugu). P. 24.

Singh, P.R., Prasad, M.S., Reddy, N.N., Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Management practices for higher production of vegetable crops (Telugu). P. 24.

Singh, PR., Prasad, M.S., Rao, V.S., Reddy, N.N., Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2007. Management practices for higher production of flower crops (Telugu). P. 16.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Rama Rao, C A., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Srinivas, K., Sree Vani, G and Vittal, K.P.R. 2006. Crop-crop diversity and insect pest incidence a meta-analysis study. Research Bulletin. P.24.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Rama Rao, C.A., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Srinivas, K., Sree Vani, G., Venkateswarlu, B. and Vittal, K.P.R. 2006. Crop-crop diversity as key component of IPM in castor. Research Bulletin. P.20.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Rama Rao, C.A., Anjaiah, E., Srinivas, K., Pratibha, G., Vidyashekar S.M. and Prasad. M.S. 2007. Samagra Sasyarakshanalo Yajamanya Paddathulu. Technical Bulletin. P.16.

Surender Singh, Diwan Singh and Rao, V.U.M. 2006. Fog and Dew Climatology over Hisar, India. ICTP, IC/ 2006/031. P.9.

Surender Singh, Rao, V.U.M. and Diwan Singh. 2006. Optimal use of agrometeorological information for sustainable agricultural production in semi-arid regions of India. ICTP, IC/2006/032. P.12.

Vidyadhari, A., Prasad, M.S., Sambrajyamma, A., 2007. Rural livelihood cooperation of KVK (Telugu). P. 24.

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2005-06

Research Papers | Books/Reports | Book Chapters | Technical Bulletins

Research papers    2005-06

Balloli, S.S., Sharma, K.L. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2005. Thrust on limiting nutrients in rainfed agriculture with special emphasis on secondary and micronutrients. Indian Fertilizer Scene Ann. 65-72.

Burman, D., Shivdhar, Das, S.K. and Prasad, J.V.N.S. 2004. Effect of foliage incorporation and mulch on crop yields and soil properties under rainfed conditions. Range Management Agroforestry 25(1): 51-56.

Choudhary, J. Mandal, U.K., Sharma, K.L., Ghosh, H. and Mandal, B. 2005. Assessing soil quality under long-term rice based cropping system. Communications Soil Sci. Plant Analysis 36:1141-1161.

Dey, P., Rao, M., Kumar, S., Nath, V., Das, B. and Reddy, N.N. 2005. Effect of bio-fertilizer on physico-chemical characteristics of guava (Psyidium guajava) fruit. Indian J. agric. Sci. 75 (1):95-96.

Ganeshamurthy, A.N., Srinivasarao, Ch., Ali, M. and Singh, B.B. 2005. Balanced fertilization of greengram cultivars on a multinutrient deficient Typic Ustochrept soil. Indian J. agric. Sci. 75: 192-96.

Maheswari, M., Jyothi Lakshmi, N., Yadava, S.K., Varalaxmi, G., Vijaya Lakshmi, A., Vanaja, M. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2006. Efficient regenration from shoot apices of sorghum ( Sorghum bicolor L. Moench). Biol. Plant. 50(4):741-744.

Mandal, U.K., Ramesh, V., Sharma, K.L., Kausalya Ramachandran and Victor, U.S. 2005. Tension infiltration for estimating pore distribution of Alfisols under different land management systems. J. Indian. Soc. Soil Sci. 53(3): 296-301.

Mandal, Uttam Kumar, Rao, K.V., Mishra, P.K., Vittal, K.P.R., Sharma, K.L., Narsimlu, B. and Venkanna, K. 2005. Soil infiltration, runoff and sediment yield from a shallow soil with stone cover as affected by intensity of rain. European J. Soil Sci. 56:435-443.

Maruthi Sankar, G.R. and Raghuram Reddy, P. 2005. Identification of maize ( Zea mays L.) genotypes for rainfed conditions based on modeling of plant traits. Indian J. Genet. 65 (2) : 88-92.

Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Gupta, G.P., Dharmaraj, P.S., Yadav, I.P.S., Ghajbiye, K.S., Autkar, V.N. and Thyagaraj, C.R. 2005. Identification of productive chickpea growing areas from trials in farmers’ fields under different soil and climatic situations. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 20 (1) : 8-18.

Maruti, V., Subba Reddy, G., Vanaja, M. and Raghuram Reddy, P. 2005. Alternate weed management strategies for dryland cropping systems. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 20 (1): 41-45.

Misra, A.K., Subba Reddy, G. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2006. Participatory on-farm evaluation of urea molasses mineral block as a supplement to crossbred cows for dry season feeding in rainfed agro-ecosystem of India. Livestock Res. Rural Development 16:2:1-11 (www.cipar.org.co/Irrd 18/2/misr 18024.htm)

Misra, A.K., Subrahmanyam, K.V., Reddy, T.Y., Sankar Babu, M.V., Shivarudrappa, B. and Ramakrishna,Y.S. 2005. Improving the livelihood of landless and marginal farmers through sheep rearing in semi-arid India. Livestock Res. Rural Development 16:5:1-11 (www.cipar.org.co/Irrd18/2/misr 18073.htm)

Nimbole, N.N., Mandal, U.K. and Adake, R.V. 2005. Integrated nutrient management for castor (Ricinus communis L.)-sorghum (Sorghum bicolor L. Moench) crop rotation in relation to tillage under rainfed Alfisol. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 20 (2): 118-121.

Nirmala, G., Kausalya Ramachandran, Mandal, U.K., Ramesh, V. and Ramesh, G. 2004. Wealth ranking and livelihood analysis for micro watershed development. Manage Extension Res. Rev. 2 (July – December) : 45-61.

Osman, M. and Mishra, P.K. 2005. Indigenous and modern knowledge for productivity enhancement through resource conservation in semi-arid areas. J. Agric. Res. Development 1: 96-102.

Padmaja, P.G., Prabhakar, M., Yella Reddy, D. and Prasad, Y.G. 2005. Influence of weather on sorghum shootly: models for forewarning their incidence. J. Agrometeorol. 7: 51-58.

Padmaja, P.G., Ratnavathi, C.V. and Prabhakar, M. 2005. Influence of corn plant hopper infestation on chemical constituents in sweet sorghum. Indian J. Plant Protection 33: 39-42.

Prabhakar, M. and Prasad, Y.G. 2005. Biology and seasonal dynamics of Snellenius maculipennis, a larval parasitoid of castor semilooper. J. Biol. Control 19: 29-34.

Pratibha, G. and Korwar, G.R. 2005. Influence of stages of harvest, nitrogen and phosphorous fertilization on biomass yield and dye in indigo. J. Medicinal Aromatic Plants 27:10-15.

Pratibha, G. and Korwar, G.R. 2005. Response of indigo to stages of harvest, nitrogen and phosphorous levels under rainfed semiarid tropical conditions. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 20: 141-144.

Rama Rao, C.A., Subrahmanyam, K.V., Nagasree, K. and Sharma, K.D. 2005. An ex-ante assessment of returns to investment in soil and water conservation research. Indian J. Soil Conservation 33(3) : 230-234.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B. 2006. Indigenous technical knowledge on pulses storage and processing practices in Andhra Pradesh. Indian J. Traditional Knowledge 5(1) : 87-94.

Sastry, G., Reddy, Y.V.R., Saidulu, R. and Om Prakash 2004. Watershed management programmes – physical and socio-economic impacts in semi-arid Regions of India. Agric. Situation India LXI (7): 461-466.

Sharma, K. L., Mandal, U. K., Srinivas, K., Vittal, K. P. R., Mandal, B., Grace, J. K. and Ramesh, V. 2005. Long-term soil management effects on crop yields and soil quality in a dryland Alfisol. Soil Tillage Res. 83: 246-259.

Sharma, K.L., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Vittal, K.P.R., Balloli, S.S., Mandal, U.K. and Kusuma Grace, J. 2005. Role of inorganic and organic sources of nutrients and their integration in rainfed agriculture in India. Indian Fertilizer Scene Ann. 23-35.

Singh, K.K., Srinivasrao, Ch. and Ali, M. 2005. Root growth, nodulation, grain yield and P use efficiency in lentil as influenced by P, moisture regimes and inoculation. Communications Soil Sci. Plant Analysis (USA) 36: 1919-1929.

Sridevi, S., Srinivas, K. and Sharma, K.L. 2005. Effect of sole and conjunctive applications of plant residues and inorganic nitrogen on profile soil water content and mineral nitrogen in dryland Alfisol. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 20 (2): 104-109.

Srinivas, K., Sridevi, S. and Sharma, K.L. 2005. Effect of sole and conjunctive applications of plant residues and inorganic nitrogen on growth, yield ad N uptake of sorghum. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 20 (1): 62-69.

Srinivas, K. and Sridevi, S. 2005. Role of soil processes in global climate change – A review. Agric. Rev. 26(1): 27-38.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Ganeshamurthy, A.N., Ali, M. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2006. Phosphorus and micronutrient nutrition of chickpea genotypes in a multi nutrient deficient Typic Ustochrept. J. Plant Nutrition 29: 1-17.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Ganeshamurthy, A.N., Ali, M. and Singh,R.N. 2006. Phosphorus and micronutrient nutrition of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) on multinutrient deficient Typic Ustochrept. Journal of Plant Nutrition (USA)29:747-764.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Rupa, T.R., Subba Rao., Singh, S.P. and Bansal, S.K. 2006. Kinetics of nonexchangeable potassium release from important benchmark soils of India: Effects of mineralogy, soil depth and extraction media. Communications Soil Sci. Plant Analysis(USA) 36 (3&4):1-19.

Srinivasarao, Ch.,. Singh R.N., Ganeshamurthy, A.N and Ali, M. 2005. Sulphur and potassium fractions of two Inceptisol profiles as influenced by different elevations. Agropedol. 15(2):114-117.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Dharma Reddy, K., Singh, T.V.K. and Subba Reddy, G. 2005. Impact of crop duration and intercropping on incidence of Clavigralla gibbosa and Mylabris spp on pigeonpea. Legume Res. 28(3): 172-177.

Vanaja, M., Vagheera, P., Ratnakumar, P., Jyothi Lakshmi, N., Raghuram Reddy, P., Yadav, S.K., Maheswari, M. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2006. Evaluation of food and oil seed crops for their response to elevated CO2 at vegetative stage. Plant Soil Environment 52 (4):164-170.

Venkateswarlu, J., Sastry, G. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2005. Evaluation of watershed impact programmes. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 20: 75-80.

Vijaya Kumar, P., Binor, M., Crisci, A. and Maracchi, G. 2005. Detection of variation in air temperature at different time scales during the period 1889-1998 at Firenze, Italy. Climate Change 72: 123-50.

Vijaya Kumar, P., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Rao, D.V.B., Sridhar, G., Rao, G.S. and Rao, G.G.S.N. 2005. Use of remote sensing for drought stress monitoring, yield prediction and varietal evaluation in castor beans (Ricinus communis L.), International J. Remote Sensing 26(24): 5525-5534.

Vijaya Kumar, P., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Srivastava, N.N., Victor, U.S. and Rao, G.G.S.N. 2003. Influence of environmental variables on infrared thermometric parameters in castor beans (Ricinus communis L.) under low and high moisture regimes. J. Agrometeorol. 7(1):29-35.

Vittal, K.P.R., Rao, K.V., Victor, U.S., Ravindra Chary,G., Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Sharma, K.L., Samra J.S. and Ram Mohan, I. 2004. Agricultural options for reducing yield gap in rainfed maize in India. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 17(2): 79-88.

Yadav, S.K., Jyothi Lakshmi, N., Maheswari, M., Vanaja, M. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2005. Influence of water deficit at vegetative, anthesis and grain filling stages on water relations and grain yield in sorghum. Indian J. Plant Physiol. 10 (1): 20-24.

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Books/reports    2005-06

Mayande, V.M., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Thyagaraj, C.R., Korwar, G.R. and Srinivas, I.(Eds). 2006. Mechanization of Dryland Agriculture. Agrotech Publishers, Udaipur. p.608.

Mayande, V.M., Shankar, M.A., Singh, S.R. and Indra Kumar, N. (Eds.) 2004. Revival of Green Revolution Through Mechanization of Dryland Agriculture. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. p.114.

Mayande, V. M., Srinivas, I. and Adake, R.V. 2005. Directory of Industries for Dryland Mechanization. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. p.22.

Rao, J.V. and Khan, I.A. (Eds). 2003. Research Gaps in Intercropping Systems under Rainfed Conditions in India: an on-farm survey. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. p. 132.

Reddy, Y.V.R., Reddy, M.J., Hemalatha, B., Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Somani, L.L. 2005. Economic Evaluation of Dairy Farming in Rural India. Agrotech Publishing Academy, Udaipur. p.191.

Samra, J.S., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Desai, S., Subba Rao, A.V.M., Rama Rao, C.A., Reddy,

Y.V.R., Rao, G.G.S.N., Victor, U.S., Vijaya Kumar, P., Lawande, K.E., Krishna Prasad, V.S.R. and Srivastava, K.L. 2006. Impact of Excess Rains on Yield, Market Availability and Prices of Onion. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. p. 52.

Shaik Haffis, Reddy, M.J., Arya, M.S., Reddy, Y.V.R., Naseem Fathima, Hemalatha, B., Hema Pandey and Somani, L.L. 2005. Women and Crop Production Technologies. Agrotech Publishing Academy, Udaipur. p. 176.

Sharma, K.D. and Ramasastri, K.S. (Eds.). 2005. Drought Management. Allied Publishers Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi. p.397.

Venkateswarlu, B. (Ed.) 2005. Rainfed Agro-Eco system Completion Report 1999-2004. Agro-Ecosystem Directorate (Rainfed), CRIDA. Hyderabad. p.202.

Vittal, K.P.R., Ali, M., Ravindra Chary, G., Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Srijaya, T., Udaya Bhanu, M., Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Samra, J.S. 2005. District Wise Promising Technologies for Rainfed Chickpea based Production System in India. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. p.119.

Vittal, K.P.R., Kerkhi, S.A., Ravindra Chary, G., Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Srijaya, T. and Samra, J.S. 2005. District Wise Promising Technologies for Rainfed Linseed based Production System in India. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. p.72.

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Book chapters    2005-06

Adake, R.V. 2006. Bio-mass incorporation studies using different mechanization options. In Mayande, V.M. et al. eds. 2006. op. cit. pp. 307-317.

Balloli, S.S. and Ramesh, V. 2005. Soil and crop management strategies to mitigate agricultural drought impacts. In Sharma, K.D. and Ramasastri, K.S. eds. 2005. op. cit. pp. 216-227.

Desai, Suseelendra 2005. Aflatoxin contamination in agricultural commodities with special reference to groundnut: An overview. In Plant Protection for the New Millennium (A.V.Gadwar and B.P. Singh eds.). Satish Serial Publishing House, New Delhi. pp. 181-227.

Desai, Suseelendra 2005.Research and policy issues in mycotoxin contamination management in agricultural commodities in India. In Annual Review of Plant Pathology (R. Khetrapal, Arjunn Lal and H.N.Gaur eds.). Scientific Publishers (India), Jodhpur. pp.443-470.

Desai, Suseelendra and Bagwan, N.B. 2005. Fungal and bacterial diseases of groundnut. In Diseases of Oilseed Crops. (G.S.Saharan, N.Mehta, M.S.Sangwan, eds.). Indus Publishing Company, New Delhi. pp. 108-152.

Dixit, S. 2006. New initiative for community mobilization: action learning. In Mayande, V.M. et al. eds. 2006. op. cit. pp. 542-560.

Korwar, G.R. 2005. Alternate land uses. In Sharma, K.D. and Ramasastri, K.S. eds., op.cit. pp.307-314.

Korwar, G.R. 2006. Microsite improvement for perennials in agroforestry: role of farm mechanization. In Mayande, V.M. et al., 2006. eds. op. cit. pp. 234-240.

Korwar, G.R. 2006. Weed control in drylands: scope for mechanization. In Mayande V.M. et al. 2006. eds. op. cit. pp.360-370.

Korwar, G.R. and Pratibha, G. 2005. Existing and improved agroforestry systems in low rainfall areas of India. In Omanya, G.O. and Pasternak, D. eds. Sustainable Agriculture Systems for the Drylands. ICRISAT, Patancheru. pp.3-16.

Maruthi Sankar, G.R., 2006. Sustainability of tillage practices for rainfed crops under different soil and climate situation in India. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op.cit. pp. 283-296.

Maruthi, V. 2006. Gender issues in mechanization of dryland farming. In V.M.Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op cit. pp.573-581.

Maruthi, V., Srivasatava, N.N. and Subba Reddy, G. 2004. Rainwater measurement using rolu (indigenous rain gauge). In Cross-sectoral Validation of Indigenous Technical Knowledge in Agriculture, Document 4. Mission Unit, Division of Agricultural Extension, ICAR. pp. 10-14.

Mayande, V.M. 2004. Linkage between research institute, development departments, industries and farmers In Mayande, V.M. et al. eds. 2004. op. cit. pp.60-65.

Mayande, V.M. 2004. Relevance of interculture implements in enhancing productivity of dryland crops. ibid pp. 110-111.

Mayande, V.M. 2006. Intellectual Property Rights in Agricultural Research System: design patenting. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op. cit. pp.442-452.

Mayande, V.M. 2006. Mechanization of dryland agriculture in India: scope and importance. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op. cit. pp.30-43.

Mayande, V.M. 2006. Negotiating drought through engineering interventions in agriculture. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op. cit. pp. 331-339.

Mayande, V.M. 2006. Research and educational issues in dryland mechanization. In V.M.Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op.cit. pp.92-96.

Misra, A.K., 2005. Contingency planning for feeding and management of livestock during drought. In K.D. Sharma and K.S. Ramasastri eds. 2005. op.cit. pp.276-286.

Mishra, P.K. 2005. Planning for drought risk mitigation in Andhra Pradesh: an example with a cluster of mandals. ibid. pp. 387-397.

Mishra, P.K. 2006. Rainfall and overland flow simulation in laboratory for soil and water conservation. In Mayande, V.M. et. al. eds. 2006. op. cit. pp.274-282.

Osman, M. 2006. Prospects of mechanization in nursery development and management. In Mayande, V.M. et al. eds. 2006. op. cit. pp. 297-306.

Pratibha, G. 2006. Mechanization for value addition in medicinal, aromatic and dye crops. In Mayande, V.M. et al. eds. 2006. op.cit. pp. 343-360

Pratibha, G. and Korwar, G.R. 2005. Scope of henna in semiarid tropics of southern India In Manjit Singh, Singh Y.V., Jindal, S.K. and Narain, P. eds. Henna- Cultivation, Improvement and Trade. CAZRI, Jodhpur. pp. 8-10.

Pratibha, G., Korwar, G.R., Srinivasa Rao, M. and Yadav, S.K. 2005. Prospects of shrubs in rainfed regiions of southern peninsular India. In Shrubs of Indian Arid Zone. Arid Agro-ecosystem Directorate, CAZRI, Jodhpur. pp.61-66.

Prasad, Y.G. 2006. Paramteres for improving the use efficiency of chemical sprays for effective pest control. In Mayande, V.M. et al. eds. 2006. op.cit. pp.141-148.

Rajeswar Rao, G. 2006. Scope of bio-diversity in farm mechanization. In Mayande, V.M. et al. eds. 2006. op.cit. pp.246-256.

Rama Rao, C.A. 2005. Drought : Impact on economy and management. In K.D.Sharma and K.S.Ramasastri eds. 2005. op. cit. pp. 174-182.

Rama Rao, C.A. 2006. Progress and impact of farm mechanization in India. In Mayande, V.M. et al. eds. 2006. op.cit. pp.561-572.

Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2006. Dryland agriculture in India: National Prospective. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op.cit. pp.13-29.

Ramakrishna, Y.S., Rao, G.G.S.N., Vijaya Kumar, P. and Kesava Rao, K.V.R. 2005. Droughts and their impact. In K.D. Sharma and K.S. Ramasastri eds. 2005. op.cit. pp. 147-156.

Ramakrishna, Y.S., Rao, G.G.S.N., Rao, G.S. and Vijaya Kumar, P. 2006. Climate change. In Environment and Agriculture (Eds. Chadda, K.L. and Swaminathan, M.S.). Malhotra Publishing House, New Delhi. pp.1-30.

Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Rao, J.V. 2005. Technologies for mitigating stresses : alternative land uses in semi-arid regions. In Livestock Feeding Strategies for Dry Regions (eds. P.S.Pathak and S.S. Kundu). International Distributing Co., Lucknow. pp.499-528.

Rao, G.G.S.N. 2006. Meteorological instruments for agricultural research. In V.M. Mayande. et. al. 2006. op. cit. pp. 371-392.

Rao, J.V. 2006. Mechanization needs for intercropping systems in rainfall agriculture. In V.M. Mayande et a.l eds. 2006. op.cit. pp.97-111.

Rao, J.V. and Sujatha, S. 2005. Agroforestry interventions to mitigate drought in rainfed Alfisols. In K.D.Sharma and K.S.Ramasastri eds. 2005. op. cit. pp. 266-275.

Rao, K.V.2006. Equipment and design of micro-irrigation system for dryland crops. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op.cit. pp. 428-441.

Reddy, N.N. 2005. Drought Management in semi-arid tropical regions through horticultural crops. In K.D.Sharma and K.S.Ramasastri eds. 2005. op. cit. pp. 376-386.

Reddy, N.N. 2006. Scope of mechanization in horticultural crops. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op.cit. pp. 112-125.

Reddy, Y.V.R. 2005. Evaluation of impact of drought on dryland crops. In K.D.Sharma and K.S.Ramasastri eds. 2005. op. cit. pp. 157-161.

Reddy, Y.V.R. 2006. Socio-economic factors in mechanization of dryland agriculture. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op. cit. pp. 532-541.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B. 2006. On-farm value addition of rainfed crops. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006.op.cit. pp. 318-329.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B. 2006.Wear mechanism in agriculture tools and studies on soil tools interaction in drylands. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op.cit. pp.82-91.

Sharma, K.L. 2006. Role of mechanization in improving fertilization use efficiency in rainfed agriculture. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op. cit. pp. 211-233.

Sharma, K.L., Mandal, U.K. and Kusama Grace, J. 2005. Assessment and improvement of soil quality and resilience for sustainable productivity under moisture stress environment. In K.D.Sharma and K.S.Ramasastri eds. 2005. op. cit. pp. 228-242.

Singh, H.P. 2005. Drought management strategy for Asia-Pacific: FAO initiative. In K.D. Sharma and K.S. Ramasastri eds. op.cit. pp. 25-38.

Singh, H.P. and Sharma, K.D. 2005. Drought mitigation strategies in rainfed regions of India. ibid. pp. 39-55.

Srinivas, I. 2006. Bio-fuel processing and utilization. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op.cit. pp. 257-266.

Srinivas, I. 2006. Design of post harvest equipments for dryland crops. ibid. pp.66-71.

Srinivasa Rao, Ch. 2005. Role of optimum plant nutrition in drought management. In K.D.Sharma and K.S.Ramasastri eds. 2005. op.cit. pp. 197-215.

Subba Reddy, G. 2006. Small farm mechanization to reduce drudgery of farm women in rainfed agriculture. In Mayande, V.M. et al. eds. 2006. op.cit. 491-501.

Subba Reddy, G. 2006. ITK of farm mechanization in rainfed areas. ibid. pp. 502-514.

Subrahmanyam, K.V. 2006. Policy issues and implication of mechanization in dryland agriculture. In V.M. Mayande et. al. eds. 2006. op.cit. pp.189-199.

Subrahmanyam, K.V. and Nagasree, K. 2005. Drought management : present policies and future prospects. In K.D. Sharma and K.S. Ramasastri eds. 2005. op.cit. pp. 12-24.

Thyagaraj, C.R. 2006. Changes in farm power and energy scenario in dryland agriculture. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op. cit. pp.50-65.

Thyagaraj, C.R. 2006. Decision support system in farm machinery applications – a case study on tillage. ibid. pp.404-415.

Venkateswarlu, B. 2006. Mechanization research under rainfed agro-ecosystem of NATP. In V.M. Mayande e. al. eds. 2006. op.cit. 330-342.

Victor, U.S. 2005. Drought indices. In K.D.Sharma and K.S.Ramasastri eds. 2005. op. cit. pp. 139-144.

Virmani, S.M., Maruthi, V. and Kausalya Ramachandran 2005. Weather parameters and pulses production. In Pulses (eds. Guriqbal Singh, H.S. Sekhon and J.S. Kolar), Agrotech Publishing Academy, Udaipur, pp. 187-202.

Vittal, K.P.R. 2006. Role of farm power in bridging yield gap in dryland. In V.M. Mayande et al. eds. 2006. op.cit. pp.72-76.

Vittal, K.P.R. 2006. Farm power based land use planning in rainfed agriculture. ebid. pp.77-81.

Vittal, K.P.R., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Ravindra Chary, G. and Maruthi Sankar, G.R. 2005. Sustainable farming systems for dryland agriculture. In Sustainable Agriculture for Drylands of the Deccan Plateau : Knowledge for Application. AME Foundation, Bangalore. pp. 205-213.

Vittal, K.P.R., Rao, K.V., Sharma, K.L., Victor, U.S., Ravindra Chary, G. and Maruthi Sankar, G.R. 2005. Guidelines for rainfed production system and management. In K.D.Sharma and K.S.Ramasastri eds. 2005. op. cit. pp. 76-103.

Vittal, K.P.R., Ravindra Chary, G. and Maruthi Sankar, G.R. 2005. Scope and limitations of sustainable agriculture in rained situations. In Sustainable Agriculture for Drylands of the Deccan Plateau : Knowledge for Application. AME Foundation, Bangalore. pp. 98-115.

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Technical Bulletins    2005-06

Ramakrishna, Y.S., Maruti, V., Nirmala, G., Pratibha, G. Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Srinivasa Rao, M., Ramana, D.B.V., Rama Rao, C.A., Rao, K.V. and Rao, G.R. 2004. Empowerment of Women Farmers Through Participatory Dryland Agriculture Technology Interventions. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. p.15.

Rao, G.R., Prasad, Y.G., Prabhakar, M., Rao, J.V., Korwar, G.R. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2006. Agrotechniques for Biodiesel Plantations in Rainfed Areas. Technical Bulletin 2/2006. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. p.16.

Rao, G.R., Rao, J.V., Prasad, Y.G., Prabhakar, M. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2006. Cultivation of Biodiesel Plants in Drylands. Technical Bulletin 1/2006. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. p.16.

Rao, G.R., Rao, J.V., Prasad, Y.G., Prabhakar, M. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2006. Metta Bhoomulalo Bio-diesel Mokkala Sagu (Cultivation of Bio-diesel Plants in Drylands). Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. p.16.

Reddy, G.S., Reddy, B.M.K., Misra, A.K., Prabhakar, M. and Sambarajayam, A. 2005. On-farm Assessment and Refinement of Technologies in Southern Telangana Zone of Andhra Pradesh. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. p.54.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Maruthi, V., Mayanade, V.M., and Subba Reddy, G. 2004. Mini Dhal Mill. Technical Bulletin UNDP/CRIDA/TB-1/04.p.8.

Venkateswarlu, B. and Korwar, G.R. 2005. Micropropagation Technology for Multipurpose Trees: From Laboratory to Farmers Fields. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. p.30.

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2004-05

Research Papers | Publications | Books/Reports | Book Chapters | Technical Bulletins

Research Papers    2004-05

Babjee Rao, N., Mishra, P. K. and Ashok Kumar, S. 2004. Adoption of soil and water conservation practices in arable lands by the farmers of rainfed agro-eco system. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 19(2):48-53.

Bhattacharya, R.C., Maheswari, M., Dinesh Kumar, V., Kirti, P.B., Bhat, S.R. and Chopra, V.L. 2004. Transformation of Brassica oleracea var. capitata with bacterial bet A gene enhances tolerance to salt stress. Sci. Hort. 100:215-227.

Chauhan, J.S., Tyagi, M.K., Kumar, S., Tyagi, Khan, N., Yadav, S.K. and Singh, N.B. 2004. Development and characterization of low erucic /low glucosinolate lines in Indian mustard. J Oilseeds Res. 21(1):28-33.

Das, N.D., Srivastava, N.N., Indira, S. and Shobha Rani, G. 2004. Weather-based forecasting on grain-mold disease of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) in Palem, Andhra Pradesh. Indian J. agric. Sci. 74(3):159-61.

Desai, A.G., Chattopadhyay, C., Ranjana Agrawal, Kumar, A., Meena, R.L., Meena, P.D., Sharma, K.C., Srinivasa Rao, M., Prasad, Y.G., and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2004. Brassica juncea powdery mildew epidemiology and weather-based forecasting models for India – a case study. J. Plant Diseases and Protection. 111(5):429-438.

Desai, S., Bagwan, N.B. and Yeole, R.D. 2004. Effect of mustard cake extract on Sclerotium rolfsii causing stem rot of groundnut and Trichoderma, a common biocontrol agent. Indian Journal of Plant Protection 32:158-159.

Krishnan, P., Joshi, D.K., Maheswari, M., Nagarajan, S. and Moharir, A.V. 2004. Characterization of soybean and wheat seeds by nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy. Biol. Plant. 48:177-120.

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Publications    2004-05

Lal, R.R., Prasoon Verma and Sanjeeva Reddy, B., 2004. Development and evaluation of a low capacity dal chakki for pre-treated pigeon pea (Cajanus cajan L.). Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 19(2):138-142.

Mandal, U.K., Victor, U.S., Rao, K.V., Srivastava, N.N. and Vittal, K.P.R. 2003. Estimation of solar radiation from temperature and rainfall observations. J. Agrometeorol. 5(2):15-26.

Maruthi Sankar G.R., Gajbhiye, K.S., Gupta, G.P., Yadav, I.P.S, Dharmaraj P.S., Autkar, V.N., Thyagaraj, C.R., Ramamurthy, V., Ravindra Chary, G. and Vittal K.P.R. 2004 Integrated land resources appraisal of rainfed chickpea productivity in sub-humid and semi-arid agro-eco-subregions. Agropedol.14(2):100-107.

Maruthi Sankar, G.R. and Vanaja, M. 2003. Crop growth prediction in sunflower using weather variables in a rainfed Alfisol. Helia 26 (39): 125-140.

Maruthi Sankar,G.R., Vanaja M., Maruthi V., Raghuram Reddy, P. and Narasimha Murthy, D. 2004. Selection of consistent plant traits for sunflower growth using principal component analysis. Helia 27(41):113-122.

Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Yadav, I.P.S., Dharmaraj, P.S., Gupta, G.P., Autkar, V.N., Gajbhiye, K.S., Thyagaraju, C.R., Girija, A., Vittal, K.P.R. and Ravindra Chary, G. 2004. Constraint analysis of low productivity of rainfed chickpea and pigeonpea in India. Indian J. Pulses Res. 7(2): 162-166.

Mishra, P.K., Rao, K.V., Sivaprasad, S., Maheswar Babu, B., Sharma, S. and Padmanabhan, M.V. 2003. Development of a programmable rainfall simulator for soil hydrological studies. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 18(2):143-148.

Nageswara Rao, G., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Kesava Rao, A.V.R. and Rao, G.G.S.N. 2003. Advance estimation of rice production in India from weather incides. International Rice Res. Notes. December: 56-58.

Narsimlu, B., Venkateswara Rao, B., Mishra, P.K., Sivaprasad, S. and Rao, K. V. 2004. Effects of covers for soil and water conservation using tilting flume. J. Irrigation Drainage Engineering 130(2):154-159.

Osman, M., Mishra, P. K. and Haffis, S. 2004. Drought assessment in Andhra Pradesh in the year 2002: Farmers’ perspective. e-planet J. 2(1):47-50.

Prasad, M.S., Padmanabhan, M.V., Nimbole, N.N. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2004. Role of transfer of technology in dryland agriculture. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 19 (1): 64-67.

Pratibha, G. and Korwar, G.R. 2004. Influence of dates of planting, microsite improvement and planting materials on the yield and quality of Lawsonia inermis. J. Medicinal Aromatic Plants 26(3):486-492.

Pratibha, G., Korwar, G.R. and Sharma, K.L. 2004. Production potential of oilseed crops-on farm evaluation. J. Oilseeds Res. 21(2):322-324.

Raghuram Reddy, P., Maruthi Sankar, G.R. and Das, N.D. 2004. Genotype X Environment interactions in rabi sorghum. J. Maharastra Agric. Universities 29(1):21-24.

Ramakrishna, Y.S., Subrahmanyam, K.V. and Nagasree, K. 2005. Livelihood interventions for rural poor in the semi arid tropics. AgREN Newsletter No.51:9-10.

Rama Rao, C.A., Chowdry, K.R., Krishna Rao, G.V. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2004. Growth and technological change in groundnut production in Andhra Pradesh. Agric. Situation India LXI (2):65-69.

Reddy, M.J., Reddy, Y.V.R. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2004. Economic evaluation of crossbred cows in different regions. Dairy Planner 1(2):7-9.

Sastry, G., Reddy, Y.V.R. and Singh, H.P. 2004. Watershed-based land management treatments for augmenting and sustaining water resources in different semi-arid regions of India. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 19(1):68-77.

Sastry, G., Reddy, Y.V.R. and Om Prakash 2004.Soil and water conservation interventions in watershed development programmes- economic viability, acceptability and emerging issues.  Indian J. Soil Conservation 32(2):81-90.

Satyanshu Kumar, Yadav, S.K., Chauhan, J.S., Singh, A.K., Khan, N.A. and Kumar, P.R.2004. Total glucosinolate estimation by complex formation between glucosinolates and tetrachloropalladate (II) using ELISA reader. J. Food Sci. Technol. 41(1):63-65.

Sharma, K.L., Srinivas, K., Mandal, U.K., Vittal, K.P.R., Kusuma Grace, J. and Maruthi Sankar, G.R. 2004. Integrated nutrient management strategies for sorghum and green gram in semi arid tropical Alfisols. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 19(1):13-23.

Shivakumar, B.G., Balloli, S.S. and Saraf, C.S. 2004. Effect of sources and levels of phosphorus with and without seed inoculation on the performance of rainfed chickpea. Annals Agric. Res. 25(2):320-326.

Singandhupe, R.B., Rao, G.G.S.N., Patil, N.G. and Brahmanand, P.S. 2003. Fertigation studies and irrigation scheduling in drip irrigation system in tomato crop. European J. Agron. 19:327-340.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Dharma Reddy and Singh, T.V.K. 2003. Impact of intercropping onEmpoasca kerri of pigeonpea in rainy and post rainy seasons. Indian J. Entomol. 65(5):506-512.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Dharma Reddy, K. and Singh, T.V.K 2004. Impact of intercropping on the incidence of Maruca vitrata Geyer and Helicoverpa armigera Hubner and their predators on pigeonpea during rainy and post rainy seasons. Shashpa (A Journal of Entomological Research) XI(1):61-70.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Dharma Reddy, K., Srivastava, N. N., Singh, T.V.K., Subba Reddy, G. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2004. Effect of change in microclimate on insect pests and their predators  in pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan L.). Indian J. agric. Sci. 74(7):399-402.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Ali, M., Ganeshamurthy, A.N., Singh, R.N and Singh, K.K. 2004. Subsoil nutrient availability in different soil types of pulse growing regions of India. Fertilizer News 49(8):55-59.

Srinvasarao, Ch., Benzioni, R.. Eshel, A and Waisel,Y. 2004. Effects of salinity on root morphology and nutrient acquisition by faba beans (Vicia faba L.). J. Indian Society Soil Sci. 52 (2):184-191.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Datta, S.C. and Khera, M.S.2004. Degradation illite clay as a consequence of potassium depletion under intensive cropping. Fertilizer News 49(5):57-63.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Ganeshamurthy,A.N., Ali,M. and Singh,K.K. 2004. Sulphur availability and response of urdbean and mungbean in different soil types of pulse growing regions of India. Communications Soil Science Plant Analysis (USA) 34:1713-1723.

Srinivasarao, Ch., Ganeshamurthy,A.N., Ali, M. and Singh, K.K. 2004. Sulphur fractions in different soil types of pulse growing regions of India. Communications in Soil Science Plant Analysis (USA) 34:2757-2770.

Srivastava, N.N., Victor, U.S. and Vijaya Kumar, P. 2004. Relative contribution of energy and aerodynamic components in Penman’s equation at a semi-arid tropical location. J. Agrometeorol. 6(2):172-177.

Subba Reddy, G., Maruthi, V. and Sreerekha, M. 2004. Assessing the method of application of farm yard manure on dryland crops. Indian J. Agronomy 49(2):104-107.

Subba Reddy, G., Maruthi, V. and Vanaja, M. 2004.. Effect of soil depth on productivity of mungbean and pigeonpea under rainfed environment. Legume Res. 27(1):1-10.

Subba Reddy, G., Maruthi, V., Vanaja, M. and Sreerekha, M. 2004. Influence of soil depth on productivity of rainfed castor and clusterbean in sole and intercropping system. Indian J. Agric. Res. 38(2):79-86. 

Venkateswarlu, B. 2004. Response of greengram and pigeonpea to Bradyrhizobium inoculation and soil moisture conservation practice. Indian J. Microbiol. 44(3):215-217.

Venkateswarlu, B. and Srinivasa Rao, Ch. 2004. Soil microbial diversity and the impact of agricultural practices. Indian J.Dryland Agric. Res. Development 19(2):97-105.

Victor, U.S., Mandal U.K., Rao K.V. and Vittal K.P.R. 2003. Comparative evaluation of different soil water balance models in the estimation of root-zone soil moisture. J. Agrometeorol. 5(2):1-14.

Vijaya Kumar, P. and Vanaja, M. 2004. Effect of weather parameters on photosynthesis in four castor bean genotypes. Indian J. Plant Physiol. 9(4):442-446.

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Books/Reports    2004-05

Das, P., Das, S.K., Mishra, A., Subba Reddy, G., Verma, L.R., Singh Ratan, R.P. and Arya, H.P.S., Geetha Rani, Gupta, H.S. and Ray, D.P. 2004. Geographical Indicators of ITK in Agriculture (Vol.5). Division of Agricultural Extension, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi. p.325.

Das, P., Das, S.K., Mishra, A., Verma, L.R., Singh Ratan, R.P., Arya, H.P.S., Subba Reddy, G., Geetha Rani, Gupta, H.S., Ray, D.P. and Kavia, Z.D. 2004. Validation of ITK in Agriculture (Volumes 3 and 4).Division of Agriculture Extension, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi. p.450.

Mishra, P. K., Osman, M., Rao K. V. G. K. and Murthy, V. V. N. (Eds.). 2004. Rainfed Agriculture Technologies for Different Agro-eco Regions of Andhra Pradesh. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. p.166.

Om Prakash, Reddy, Y.V.R. and Sastry, G. 2004. Evaluation of Watersheds in India. International Book Distributors, Dehra Dun and IBD Publishers & Distributors, New Delhi. p.153

Om Prakash, Sastry, G. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2004. Impact of Watershed Development Programme in India. International Book Distributors, Dehra Dun and IBD Publishers & Distributors, New Delhi. p.256.

Sastry, G., Venkateswarlu, J., Reddy, Y.V.R., Om Prakash and Vittal, K.P.R. 2004. Evaluation of Watersheds in India. Scientific Publishers, Jodhpur. p.231.

Vittal, K.P.R., Basu, M.S., Ravindrachary, G., Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Srijaya, T., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Samra, J.S. and Gurbachan Singh. 2004. District wise Promising Technologies for Rainfed Groundnut-based Production System in India. CRIDA, Hyderabad. p.92.

Vittal, K.P.R., Duhoon, S.S., Ravindrachary, G., Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Srijaya, T, Ramakrishna, Y.S., Samra, J.S. and Gurbachan Singh. 2004. District wise Promising Technologies for Rainfed Seasame-based Production System in India. CRIDA, Hyderabad. p.125.

Vittal, K.P.R., Ali, M., Ravindrachary, G., Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Srijaya, T, Samra, J.S. and Gurbachan Singh. 2004. District wise Promising Technologies for Rainfed Pigeonpea-based Production System in India. CRIDA, Hyderabad. p.132.

Vittal, K.P.R., Rajendran, T.P., Ravindrachary, G., Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Srijaya, T, Ramakrishna, Y.S., Samra, J.S. and Gurbachan Singh 2004 District wise Promising Technologies for Rainfed Cotton-based Production System in India. CRIDA, Hyderabad. p.80.

Vittal, K.P.R., Sinha, P.K., Ravindrachary, G., Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Srijaya, T, Samra, J.S. and Gurbachan Singh. 2004. District wise Promising Technologies for Rainfed Rice-based Production System in India. CRIDA, Hyderabad. p.114.

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Book Chapters    2004-05

Korwar, G.R. and Satyanarayana Rao, V. 2004. Identification of efficient/ appropriate fodder crops and trees for different AESRs in AP. In Rainfed Agriculture Technologies for Different Agro-Eco Regions of Andhra Pradesh (Mishra, P.K., Osman, M., Rao, K.V.G.K.  and Murthy, V.V.N. eds). Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad pp.105-109.

Maruthi, V., Srivastava, N.N. and Subba Reddy, G. 2004. Rainwater measurement using rolu. in Indigenous Technical Knowledge in Agriculture, Document 3. Division of Agricultural Extension, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi. pp.3-7.

Osman, M., and Giri Rao, L.G. 2004. Tree-based farming systems for different agro-eco-sub regions of Andhra Pradesh. In Rainfed Agriculture Technologies for Different Agro-Eco Regions of Andhra Pradesh. (Mishra P.K., Osman, M., Rao., K.V.G.K. and Murthy, V.V.N. eds). Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. pp.110-119.

Ramakrishna, Y.S., Rao, G.G.S.N. and Kesava Rao, A.V.R. 2004 Climatic constraints and their management in the Indian Arid Zone. Vol. I. In Advances in Arid-horticulture pp.29-40.

Rao, J.V. and Rao, V.S. 2004. Rainfed horticulture in different AESRs of A.P. In Rainfed Agriculture Technologies for Different Agro-Eco Regions of Andhra Pradesh.(eds. P.K. Mishra, et al.), Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad. pp.86-93.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B. Nirmala, G. and Subba Reddy, G. 2004. Pingali dhanti for intercultural operation in tomato. In Validation of Indigenous Technical Knowledge in Agriculture - Document 3. Division of Agricultural Extension, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi. pp.111-114.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B, Nirmala, G. and Maruthi V. 2004. Guddeli to uproot ginger. In Validation of Indigenous Technical Knowledge in Agriculture" Document 3. Division of Agricultural Extension, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi. pp.117-119.

Singh H.P., Sharma, K.D., Subba Reddy, G., and Sharma, K.L. 2004. Dryland agriculture in India. In Challenges and Strategies of Dryland Agriculture, CSSA Special Publications No.32 (American Society of Agronomy). pp.67-92.

Trivedi, T.P., Das, D.K., Dhandapani, A., Kanojia, A.K., Yelshethy Suhas, Chona, N., Bhandari, P., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Vishwadhar, Sahaa, S. and Behera, K.S. 2004 Forewarning systems developed for pests of important crops in validation of IPM technologies for selected crops. In Amerika Singh, H.R. Sardana and Naved Sabir (Eds.). NCIPM, New Delhi. pp.225-231.

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Technical Bulletins    2004-05

Adake, R. V., Mayande, V. M. and Srinivas, I. 2004. CRIDA Groundnut Stripper. Technical bulletin. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad.

John Wesley, B., Yellmanda Reddy, T. and Mayande, V.M. 2004. Adoption of Improved Tools for Groundnut Cropping System in Anantpur District: Technical Bulletin. ANGRAU Agricultural Research Station, Anantpur.

Krishnaiah, N.V., Ramaprasad, A.S., Reddy. C.S., Pasalu, I.C., Mishra, B., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Prasad, Y.G. and Prabhakar, M., 2004. Forewarning and management of rice yellow stem borer, Scirpophaga incertulas (Walker). Technical Bulletin No. 7. Directorate of Rice Research, Hyderabad, India. p.48.

Mayande, V. M., Srinivas, I., Adake, R. V. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2004. CRIDA Implements for Timely Sowing of Dryland crops. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad.

Mayande, V.M., Srinivas, I., Adake, R.V. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2004. Success Story on CRIDA Implements for Timely Sowing of Dryland Crops". Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad.

Prabhakar, M. and Y.G. Prasad. 2005. Trichogramma egg parasitoid for biological control of insect pests. Technical brochure 2/05, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad.

Prasad, Y.G. and Prabhakar, M 2005. Viral biopesticides for ecofriendly pest management. Technical brochure 1/05, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad.

Ranade, D.H., Chourasia, M.C., Sharma, R.A. and Mayande. V.M. 2004. Improved Tools and Scope for Their Custom Hiring in Malwa Region. Technical Bulletin. Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vidyapeeth, Indore.

Reddy, Susheela, C.S., Kapoor, A.S., Kundal, R., Krishnaiah, N.V., Mishra, B., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Prasad, Y.G., Yella Reddy, D. and Prabhakar, M., 2004. Forewarning rice blast in India, Technical Bulletin No. 9. Directorate of Rice Research, Hyderabad. p.46.

Sidhpuria, M.S., Raj Milakh, Chopra, Singh, Jatasra, D.S., Kumar, and Mayande, V.M. 2004. Feasibility of Modified Ridger Seeder for Custom Hiring. Technical Bulletin. Dryland Agriculture Research Project, CCSHAU, Hisar.

Singh. S.R., Singh, Yeshwant., Singh Awnindra., Mayande. V.M., and Singh Bhagat. 2004. Impact of Mechanization for Rice Based Cropping System for Drylands of Eastern Uttar Pradesh. Technical Bulletin. Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi.

Srinivas, I., Mayande V. M. and Adake, R. V. 2004. CRIDA Castor Sheller (A machine with minimal power requirement for shelling castor). Technical bulletin. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad.

Srinivas, I., Mayande, V.M. and Adake. R.V. 2004. CRIDA Groundnut Stripper. Technical Bulletin. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad.

Srinivas, I., Mayande, V. M. and Adake, R. V. 2004. CRIDA Preservator (An eco-friendly invention to preserve fruits and vegetables). Technical bulletin. Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad.

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2003-04

Research Papers | Book Chapters | Papers presented in Symposia, Seminars, Workshops | Popular Articles | TV and Radio talks

Research Papers    2003-04    

Babjee Rao, N. and Venkata Ramaiah, P. 2003. Awareness-knowledge and attitude of teachers and parents and awareness-knowledge of students of operation Black Board programme. J. Res. ANGRAU 31:58-61.

Ganeshamurthy, A.N., Ali, M., Srinivasa Rao, Ch. and Mathur, R.S. 2003. Nutrient mining in central plain zone of Uttar Pradesh. Fertilizer News 48 (11):51-58.

Hemalatha, B., Prashanth, V.R.N. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2003. Economics of milk production of different breeds of bovines in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra. Indian Dairyman 55(10):41-44.

Hemalatha, B. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2003. Present status and prospects of agriculture in India. Agric. Situation India LIX (10):629-634.

Kausalya Ramachandran. 2003. Agricultural sustainability through strategic land use planning in rainfed regions of AP, India. GIS India 12(10):24.

Kausalya Ramachandran and Govil, P.K. 2003. Environment audit and remediation for industrial contamination - a case study of Hyderabad and its surrounding areas. GIS India 12(11):10.

Kausalya Ramachandran, Sai Kiran, D., Kalpana, M. and Purnendu, M. 2003. Contamination of urban India environment by hazardous industries www.gisdevelopment.net / application / environment / conservation/envm0009pf. html:1-7.

Mandal, Uttam Kumar, Gurcharan Singh, Victor, U.S. and Sharma, K.L. 2003. Green manuring: its effect on soil properties and crop growth under rice-wheat cropping system. European J. Agron. 19(2):225-237.

Mishra, P.K., Rao, K. V., Sivaprasad, S., Maheswar Babu, B., Sharma, S. and Padmanabhan,

M. V. 2003. Development of a programmable rainfall simulator for soil hydrological studies. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 18(2): 143-148.

Nirmala, G., Maruthi Sankar, G.R., Babjee Rao, N., Prasad, M.S. and Rama Rao, C.A.2003. Participatory watershed management programmes of southern Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh, India. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 18(2):118-125.

Prabhakar, M., Srinivasa Rao, M. and Prasad Y.G. 2003. Evaluation of bio-intensive integrated pest management modules for castor semilooper, Achaea janata L. Indian J. Plant Protection 31(1):56-58.

Rama Rao, C.A., Chowdry, K.R., Reddy, Y.V.R. and Krishna Rao, G.V. 2003. Measuring and explaining technical efficiency in crop production in Andhra Pradesh. Indian J. Agric. Economics 58(4):768-780.

Ramesh, V. and Varghese, S. S. 2003. Effect of fertilizer levels of N,P and K on the yield and juice quality of sugarcane. Indian Sugar LIII(3): 175-178.

Ramesh, V. and Varghese, S.S. 2003. Influence of varying fertilizer N, P and K levels on nutrient uptake of sugarcane. Indian Sugar LIII(2):99-102.

Raghuram Reddy, P., Maruthi Sankar, G.R. and Das, N.D.2004. Genotype X Environment interaction in rabi sorghum (Sorghum bicolor). J. Maharashtra Agric. Univ. 29(1):21-24.

Reddy, Y.V.R., Om Prakash, Sastry, G. and Singh, H.P. 2002. Evaluation of watershed programme and strategies for development of natural resources. Agric. Situation India LIX (9):565-570.

Reddy, Y.V.R., Om Prakash, Sastry, G. and Singh, H.P. 2002. Watershed programme in India. Agric. Situation India LIX (8):487-492.

Samantha, A.K., Singh, K.K., Verma, N.C., Misra, A.K. and Das, M.M. 2003. Silage quality of different forages ensiled in plastic bag. Range Management and Agroforestry 24 (1) :42-44.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B, Lal, R.R., Adake, Ravikanth, V. and Verma, Prasoon. 2003. Effect of pre-milling treatments and milling mechanisms on dehulling of blackgram. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 18(1):61-64.

Sastry, G., Reddy, Y.V.R., Om Prakash and Singh, H.P. 2002. Impact of watershed development programme on biophysical and economic factors in India. J. Soil Water Conserv. India 1 (4):296-303.

Sastry, G., Reddy, Y.V.R., Om Prakash, Rama Rao, C.A. and Singh, H.P. 2003. Evaluation of watershed development programmes in India- SWOT analysis. Agric. Situation India LX (4):173-184.

Satyanshu Kumar, Singh, A. K., Kumar, M., Yadav, S. K., Chauhan, J. S. and Kumar, P. R. 2003. Standardization of Near Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy (NIRS) for determination of seed oil and protein contents in rapeseed-mustard. J. Food Sci. Technol. 40(3):306-309.

Sharma, K. L., Srinivas, K., Mandal, U. K., Vittal, K. P. R., Grace, J. K. and Sankar, G. R. M. 2004. Integrated nutrient management strategies for sorghum and greengram in semi-arid tropical Alfisol. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 19:13-23.

Singh, H.P., Sharma, K.D. and Korwar,G.R. 2003. Sustainable dryland agriculture development. Financing Agriculture 35:38-43.

Singh, S.V., Luthra, S.K.,Khan, I.A. and Pandey, S.K. 2003. Performance of Kufri Anand in North - Western and Western - Central plains of India. J.Indian Potato Assoc.30(1-2):11-12.

Sridevi, S., Katyal, J.C., Srinivas, K. and Sharma, K.L. 2003. Carbon mineralization and microbial biomass dynamics in soil amended with plant residues and residue fraction. J. Indian Soc. Soil Sci. 51(2):133-139.

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Ali, Masood, Ganeshamurthy, A.N. and Singh, R.N. 2003. Potassium availability, releasing power and uptake by chickpea and rajmash in different soil types of pulse growing regions of India. Indian J. Pulses Res. 16(2): 128-132.

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Ganeshamurthy, A.N., Ali, M., Singh, R.N and Singh, 2003. Potassium supplying power of different soil types of pulse growing regions of India. J. Indian Soc. Soil Sci. 51(3):312-315.

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Prasad, J.V.N.S., Vittal, K.P.R, Venkateswarlu, B. and Sharma, K.L. 2003. Role of optimum nutrition in drought management. Fertilizer News 48 (12):105-112.

Srinivasa Rao, M. 2003. Yield infestation relationships in short duration pigeonpea. Indian J. Dryland Agric. Res. Development 18(2):187-191.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Dharma Reddy, K., Singh, T.V.K. and Subba Reddy, G. 2002. Crop-Crop diversity as a key component of IPM. Agric. Rev. 23(4): 272-280.

Srinivasa Rao, M. and Dharma Reddy, K. 2003. IPM of pod borers in long duration pigeonpea. Annals Plant Protection Sci. 11(1):26-30.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Dharma Reddy, K. and Singh, T.V.K. 2003. Impact of intercropping on predators of insect pests of pigeonpea in rainy and post rainy season. Indian J. Entomol. 65(2):245-251.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Dharma Reddy, K. Singh, T.V.K. and Subba Reddy, G. 2003. Effect of duration of pigeonpea cultivars and intercropping on pod borers. Annals Plant Protection Sci. 11 (2): 232-236.

Venkateswarlu, J., Reddy, Y.V.R. and Sastry, G. 2003. Access to the harvested rainwater. LEISA India 5(3):10.

Victor, U.S., Das. N.D., Srinivasa Rao, M., Vijayakumar, P., Srivastava, N.N., Vittal K.P.R. and Ramana Rao, B.V. 2003. Risk management options using weather forecasts in insect pests and diseases management for some dryland crops. J. Agrometeorol. 5(1):12-24

Vimala Devi, P.S. and Prasad, Y.G. 2003. Influence of different temperatures on the efficacy of Nomuraea rileyi (F) Samson against Spodoptera litura (F.). J. Oilseeds Res. 20 (1): 162-164.

Vimala Devi, P.S., Prasad, Y.G., Anitha Chowdary, D., Mallikarjuna Rao, L. and Balakrishna, K. 2003. Identification of virulent isolates of the entomopathogenic fungus Nomuraea rileyi (F.) Samson for the management of Helicoverpa armigera andSpodoptera litura. Mycopathologia 156: 365-373. 9.2 Books / reports

Indra Kumar, N., Shankar, M.A., Mayande, V.M., Sreenatha, A. and Umesh, M.R. 2003. Adoption of Improved Tools for Fingermillet - based Cropping System in Eastern Dry Zone of Karnataka. Technical Bulletin No. NATP/MMPDM/CRIDA/TB-05/03. UAS, Bangalore. p.12.

Pacharne, D.T., Pharande, A.L., Sanglikar, R.V. and V.M. Mayande. 2003. V Harrow. Technical Bulletin No. NATP/MMPDM/CRIDA/TB-01/03. MPKV, Sholapur. p.8. Prasad, M.S., Rama Rao, C.A., Nirmala, G., Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Reddy, Y.V.R.(Eds.)2003.

Technologies for Farm and Household Development in Rangareddy District (A.P.). CRIDA, Hyderabad. p.158.

Rama Rao, C.A., Srinivasa Rao, M., Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2003. Economic Analysis of Castor Seed Multiplication at Gunegal Research Farm. Research Bulletin. CRIDA, Hyderabad. p.16.

Rama Rao, C.A., Srinivasa Rao, M., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Vittal, K.P.R. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2003. Economics of Some Dryland Agricultural Technologies. Research Bulletin. CRIDA, Hyderabad. p.22.

Ranade, D.H., Chaurasia, M.C., Sharma, R.A and V.M. Mayande. 2003. Natural Resource Management Through Land Development Process with Heavy Farm Machinery. Technical Bulletin No. NATP/MMPDM/CRIDA/TB-06/03. JNKV, Indore. p.15.

Rao, J.V. 2003. Compendium of Lecture Notes of Winter School on Wasteland Development in Rainfed Areas, Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad, A.P., p.300.

Rao, J.V., Khan, I.A. and Sujatha, S.(Eds.)2004.Critical Review of Research on Intercropping Systems in Rainfed Regions of India. NATP, CRIDA, Hyderabad.p.100.

Samra, J.S., Singh, G. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2003. Coldwave of 2002-2003: Impact on agriculture. ICAR, New Delhi. p.49.

Sastry, G., Reddy, Y.V.R., Om Prakash. 2003. Review Report on Impact of Watershed Management Practices on Sustainability of Land Productivity and Socio-Economic Status (ROPS-14 & 14A). p.116.

Sastry, G., Reddy, Y.V.R., Om Prakash, Mishra, P.K. and Rama Rao, C.A.2003. Preliminary Survey Report on Impact of Watershed Management Practices on Sustainability of Land Productivity and Socio-Economic Status (ROPS-14 & 14A). p.154.

Sidhpuria, M.S., Milakh Raj., Ashwin, K., Singh, Sube and Mayande, V.M. 2003. A Manual on Ridger Seeder. Technical Bulletin No. NATP/MMPDM/CRIDA/TB 02/03. CCSHAU, Hisar. p.12.

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Ganeshamurthy, A.N. and Ali, M. 2003. Nutritional Constraints in Pulse Production. Indian Institute of Pulses Research, Kanpur. p.34.

Subba Reddy, G., Venkateswarlu, B., Dixit, S., Srinivas Rao, Ch., Prabhakar, M. and Maruthi, V. (Eds.). 2003. TAR-IVLP Success Stories, NATPCRIDA, Hyderabad. p.32.

Subba Reddy, G., Venkateswarlu, B., Srinivasa Rao, Ch. and Ramesh, G. 2004. Achievements at a Glance of TAR-IVLP. NATP-CRIDA, Hyderabad. p.8.

Vittal, K.P.R., Singh, H.P., Rao, K.V., Sharma, K.L., Victor, U.S., Chary, G.R., Sankar, G.R.M., Samra, J.S. and Gurubachan Singh. 2003. Guidelines on Drought Coping Plans for Rainfed Production Systems-An AICRPDA contribution. CRIDA, Hyderabad. p.39.

Vittal, K.P.R., Singh, H.P., Ravindra Chary, G., Maruthi Sanker, G.R., Prasad, Y.G., Srinivasa Rao, M., Samra, J.S. and Gurbachan Singh. 2003. Improved Agronomic Practices for Dryland Crops in India. CRIDA, Hyderabad. p.210.

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Book Chapters    2003-04

Mayande, V.M. 2004. Improved farm implements for rainfed region. In Land Use Diversification for Sustainable Rainfed Agriculture (eds. K.D. Sharma and B. Soni). National Institute of Hydrology, Roorkee, pp.428-438.

Mayande, V.M. 2004. Negotiating drought through engineering interventions in agriculture.InDrought Management (eds. K.D. Sharma and K.S. Ramasastri). National Institute of Hydrology, Roorkee, pp.130-138.

Mishra P.K. 2003. Analysis of some indigenous methods of soil moisture conservation by soil amendment and mulching. In Watershed Management (eds. V. P. Singh and R. N. Yadav). Allied Publishers Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, pp.413-421.

Osman, M. 2003. Alternate land use systems for sustainable production in rainfed areas. In Agroforestry : Potentials and Opportunities (eds. P.S.Pathak and Ram Newaj). Agrobios (India) Jodhpur, pp.171-182.

Rai, P. and Misra, A.K. 2003. Agroforestry systems for sustainable livestock production in India. In Agroforestry: Potentials and Opportunities. (Eds. P.S. Pathak and Ram Newaj). Agrobios (India) Jodhpur, pp. 281-303.

Ramakrishna, Y.S., Sharma, K.D. and Mishra, P.K. 2003. Integrated watershed management in dryland tracts. In Land use / Land Cover and Management Practices in India (eds. N.C.Gautam and V. Raghavswamy). BS Publications, Hyderabad, pp. 233-252.

Yadav, Sant Ram and Sharma, K.L. 2003. Krishi anusandhan mein Hindi ka siksha prasar kekshetron mein Hindi ka yogdan- samasyaein avam nidan. In Rajbhasha Alok. Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, pp. 29-32.

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Papers presented in symposia, seminars, workshops    2003-04

Jayachandra Reddy, M., Hemalatha, B., Raja Reddy, K.and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2004. Performance of agriculture development pre and post liberalization : evidence of Andhra Pradesh. National Workshop on Impact of Liberalization on Agriculture and Rural Poor. NIRD, Hyderabad, 19-21 January, 2004.

Jayachandra Reddy, M., Hemalatha, B., Saidulu, R, Raja Reddy, K. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2004. The role of watershed management programme to control forest degradation in India. Workshop on Devolution and Community Based Forest Management, NIRD, Hyderabad, 1-3 March, 2004.

Korwar, G.R. and Pratibha, G. 2003. Existing and improved agroforestry systems in low rainfall areas of India. International Symposium on Sustainable Dryland Agriculture Systems, Niamey, Niger, 2-5 December, 2003.

Korwar, G.R. and Pratibha, G. 2003. Influence of different factors on quality of henna. National Seminar on New Perspectives in Spices, Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Goa, 27-29 November, 2003.

Korwar, G.R. and Pratibha, G. 2003. Optimization of spacing for curry leaf in rainfed regions of semiarid tropics. National Seminar on New Perspectives in Spices, Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Goa, 27-29 November, 2003.

Korwar, G.R. and Pratibha, G. 2004. Diversity in henna accessions. National Seminar on Research and Development in Production, Protection, Quality, Processing and Marketing of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Hisar, 27-29 February, 2004.

Korwar, G.R. and Singh, H.P. 2003. Biomass energy production through agro forestry in dry lands. UNCCDs Fourth Asia-Africa Forum on Combating Desertification on Agroforestry and Soil Conservation, Cotonou, Benin, 24-27 June, 2003.

Luthra, S.K.,Khan, I.A. and Jai Gopal. 2003. Tuber dormancy behaviour of tuberosum potatoes under West Central plains. In National Symposia on Processing and Export Potential of Potatoes in Asia, CPRI, Modipuram, 10 March, 2003.

Mandal, U.K., Ramesh, V., Sharma, K.L., Ramachandran, K. and Victor, U.S. 2003. Tension infiltrometer for estimating pore distribution in rainfed red soil under different land use systems. National Symposium on Emerging Trends in Agricultural Physics, IARI, New Delhi, 22-23 April, 2003.

Maruthi, V., Vanaja, M., Rao, V.S., Khan, I.A., Subba Reddy, G., Latha, G. and Ramesh, G. 2003. Dryland weeds as medicinal plants. National seminar on Biodiversity, Conservation and Commercial Exploitation of Medicinal Plants. Osmania University, Hyderabad, 8-10 November, 2003.

Mayande, V.M. 2003 Agriculture engineering: a key to second green revolution. Chief guest address, Engineers Day celebrations, College of Agricultural Engineering (ANGRAU), Bapatla, 15 September, 2003.

Mayande, V.M. 2003. Relevance of interculture implements in enhancing productivity of dyland crops. National Seminar on Revival of Green Revolution through Dryland Mechanization. Bangalore, 29-30 May, 2003.

Mayande, V.M. 2004. Agricultural engineering intervention for sustainable rainfed horticulture. 38th Annual Convention of Indian Society of Agricultural Engineers, College of Agricultural Engineering & Technology, Dapoli, 16-18 January, 2004.

Mishra, P.K. 2003. Analysis of some indigenous methods of soil moisture conservation by soil amendment and mulching. International Conference on Water and Environment. Regional Research Laboratory (CSIR), Bhopal. 15-18 December, 2003.

Mishra, P.K. 2004. Analysis of some indigenous methods of water harvesting and ground water recharging structures. National Conference on Traditional Knowledge Systems of India, E-Proceedings, IIT, Kharagpur, 9-11 January, 2004.

Mishra, P.K. 2004. Re-look on indigenous knowledge on soil and water conservation in semi-arid India for addressing researchable issues. Conference on Water Resources Development and Management Practices (WARM-2004), M.V.S.R. Engineering College, Hyderabad, 27 February, 2004.

Mishra, P.K. 2004. Documentation and analysis of indigenous methods of in-situ moisture conservation and runoff management. National Symposium-cum-exhibition on Enhancing Productivity and Sustainability in Rainfed Agro-ecosystem, NATP, Hyderabad, 24-26 March, 2004.

Mishra, P.K. and Osman, M. 2004. Analysis of some indigenous methods of water harvesting and ground water recharging structures. National Conference on Traditional Knowledge Systems of India, IIT, Kharagpur, 9-11 January, 2004.

Nimbole, N.N. and Raghuram Reddy, P. 2003. Ratooning of pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan) as a source of recurring vegetable and household medicine. National Seminar on Biodiversity, Conservation and Commercial Exploitation of Medicinal plants, Osmania University, Hyderabad, 8-10 November, 2003.

Nirmala, G. 2003. Mechanisms to promote community participation in watershed programme in A.P National seminar on Extension Strategy on Water Conservation and Irrigation Management, MPKV, Rahuri, 13-14 December, 2003.

Om Prakash, Sastry, G., Reddy, Y.V.R. and Jayachandra Reddy, M. 2004. Impact of watershed programme on groundwater and surface water development. 3rd National Seminar on Inland water resources and environment, University of Kerala & Limnological Association of Kerala, Thiruvanthapuram, 2-4 February, 2004.

Prabhakar, M., Prasad Y.G. and Srinivasa Rao. M. 2003. Biology of Microplitis maculipennis Szep. larval parasitoid of castor semilooper, Achaea janata L. National Symposium on Frontier Areas of Entomological Research, IARI, New Delhi, 57 November, 2003.

Prasad, J.V.N.S., Korwar, G.R., Rao, K.V., Rama Rao, C.A., Srinivas, K. and Rao, S.N. 2003. Industry promoted agro forestry systems for pulpwood production under rainfed conditions in India. International conference on Rural Livelihoods, Forests and Biodiversity, Bonn, Germany, 19-23 May, 2003.

Pratibha, G. and Korwar, G.R. 2003. Crop diversification in semiarid regions with medicinal plants. National Seminar on Biodiversity, Conservation and Commercial Exploitation of Medicinal Plants, OU, Hyderabad, 8-10 November, 2003.

Pratibha, G. and Korwar, G.R. 2003. Diversification in semiarid regions with aromatic plants. National Seminar on New Perspectives in Spices, Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Goa, 27-29 November, 2003.

Pratibha, G. and Korwar, G.R. 2003. Crop diversification through medicinal, aromatic and dye-yielding plants for sustainability in semiarid areas. First National Interactive Meet on Medicinal & Aromatic plants, CIMAP, Lucknow.

Pratibha, G. and Korwar, G.R and Yadav, S.K 2004. Potential and prospects of Indigofera tinctoria - a dye yielding and multipurpose crop for semi-arid regions. National Seminar on Research and Development in Production, Protection, Quality, Processing and Marketing of Medicinal and aromatic Plants, Hisar, 2729 February, 2004.

Ragnuram Reddy, P., Vanaja, M., Reddy, B.M.K., Subba Reddy, G. and Maruthi, V. 2003. In situ conservation of biodiversity of medicinal plants under dryland conditions. National seminar on Biodiversity, Conservation and Commercial Exploitation of Medicinal Plants, Osmania University, Hyderabad, 8-10 November, 2003.

Raghuram Reddy, P., Vanaja, M., Reddy, B.M.K., Subba Reddy, G. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2003. Policy issues for safeguarding bio-diversity of Indian medicinal plants. National seminar on Biodiversity, Conservation and Commercial Exploitation of Medicinal Plants, Osmania University, Hyderabad, 8-10 November, 2003.

Rajeshwar Rao, G. and Korwar, G.R. 2003. Research priorities of pongamia as biodiesel plant. Consultative workshop on Scientific Strategies for Production of Non-edible Vegetable Oils for Use as Biofuels, IISc, Bangalore, 6-7 September, 2003.

Rajeshwar Rao, G. and Korwar, G,R. 2003. Research priorities to popularize Jatropha among farming community. National workshop on Jatropha and Other Perennial Oilseed Species, BAIF, Pune, 5-7 August, 2003.

Ramakrishna, Y.S., Rao, J.V. and Korwar, G.R.2003. Biomass energy source development in agroforestry in rainfed areas. UNCCDs Asia-Pacific Regional Agroforestry Workshop, Bangalore, India, 17-20 December, 2003.

Ramakrishna,Y.S., Sharma, K.D. and Mishra, P.K. 2003. Integrated watershed management in dryland tracts. National Conference on Land use/Land cover and Management Practices. Centre for Land Use Management (CLUMA), Hyderabad, 21-22 August, 2003.

Ramakrishna, Y.S. and Osman, M. 2004. Community- based land use planning for natural resource management for livelhihood security. National Seminar on Soil Survey for Land Use Planning and National Convention of Indian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use Planning, NBSS & LUP, Nagpur, 20-21 January, 2004.

Ramana, D.B.V., Reddy, N.N. and Rao, G.R. 2003. Performance of Nellore Tup Lambs under Hortipastoral systems. National Symposium on Agroforestry and Sustainable Production and Silver Jubilee of Agroforestry Initiative in India, IGFRI, Jhansi.

Rama Rao, C.A., Ramakrishna, Y.S., Reddy, Y.V.R. and Shaik Haffis 2003. Foreign trade in agricultural commodities and some implications. National Seminar on Impact of New Economic Policies on Rural Industries. National Institute of Rural Development, Hyderabad, 8-10 September, 2003.

Ramesh, V., Mandal, U.K., and Korwar, G.R. 2003. Improving soil physical properties of dry land alfisols with fly ash. National Symposium on Emerging Trends in Agricultural Physics, IARI, New Delhi, 22-24 April, 2003.

Rao, G.R., Mishra, V.K. and Gupta, B. 2003. Dynamics of herbage in chirpine based silvipastoral system in North-West Himalaya. National Symposium on Agroforestry and Sustainable Production and Silver Jubilee of Agroforestry Initiative in India. IGFRI, Jhansi.

Rao, V.S. 2004. Improvement in traditional method of processing of amla. National Conference on Traditional Knowledge Systems of India, E-Proceedings, IIT, Kharagpur, 9-11 January, 2004.

Reddy, B.M.K., Raghuram Reddy, P., Maruthi, V., and Vanaja, M. 2003. Utility of the biodiversity of medicinal plants in dryland agriculture. National Seminar on Biodiversity, Conservation & Commercial Exploitation of Medicinal Plants, Osmania University, Hyderabad, 8-10 November, 2003.

Saidulu, R., Jayachandra Reddy, M., Rama Rao, C.A. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2004. Socio-economic condition of indigenous people through watershed management in the context of globalization and liberalization. National Workshop on Impact of Liberalization on Agriculture and Rural Poor. NIRD, Hyderabad, 19-21 January, 2004.

Saidulu, R., Jayachandra Reddy, M., Rama Rao, C.A., Reddy, Y.V.R. and Sastry, G. 2004. Agroforestry and rural development with special reference to Ralegan Siddhi watershed management. Workshop on Devolution and Community Based Forest Management, NIRD, Hyderabad, 1-3 March, 2004.

Sastry, G., Reddy, Y.V.R. and Singh, H.P. 2003. Recharge dams for the artificial infiltration of floodwater to stabilize ground water table in semi-arid tracts of India. National Conference on Integrated Sustainable Water Resources Planning And Management. Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani, 11-12 October, 2003.

Sastry, G., Reddy, Y.V.R., Om Prakash, Rama Rao, C.A. and Singh, H.P. 2003. Augmentation of fresh water resources through watershed development and management in semi-arid regions of India. International Seminar on Watershed Development, Visakhapatnam, 1618 October, 2003.

Sastry, G., Reddy, Y.V.R., Om Prakash and Singh, H.P. 2003. Watershed development programmes for runoff and soil loss moderations to increase crop productivity. National Seminar on Hydrology of Small Watersheds, Thiruvanthapuram, May 6-7, 2003.

Sastry, G., Reddy, Y.V.R., Reddy, N.N. and Singh, H.P. 2003. Watershed development programmes for reduction in SPRs in river valley catchment of India. International Yellow River Forum (IYRF) on River Basin Management, China, May, 2003.

Shaik Haffiz, Singh, S.N. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2003. Women in agriculture in Rural India : An empirical analysis. National Conference, NIRD, Hyderabad, 1-2 November, 2003.

Sharma, K. L., Singh, H. P., Mandal, U. K., Srinivas, K., Vittal, K. P. R., Ramesh, V. and Grace, J. K. 2003. Assessment of soil quality using physical, chemical and biological characteristics in Alfisol under sorghum-castor rotation. 8th International Symposium on Soil and Plant Analysis, Somerset West, South Africa, 13-17 January, 2003.

Sharma, K.L., Singh, H.P., Mandal, U.K., Vittal, K. P.R., Balloli, S. S. and Kusuma Grace, J.2003. Soil quality indicators for soil management-emerging concepts. National Seminar on Soil Survey for Land Use Planning, NBSS&LUP, Nagpur, 20-21 January, 2004.

Singh, H.P., Subba Reddy, G. and Maruthi V. 2003. Rain water conservation and management technologies in rainfed agriculture focusing indigenous knowledge. National symposium on Rainwater Management for Water Security, Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya, Jabalpur, 6-7 January, 2004.

Singh, S.N., Rama Rao, C.A. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2003. Review of employment trends during pre and post economic reforms. National Conference on Impact of New Economic Policy on Rural Industries, NIRD, Hyderabad, 8-10 September, 2003.

Singh, S.N., Shaik Haffis, Om Prakash and Reddy, Y.V.R. (2003). Drought mitigation vs. watershed management in the semi-arid tropics of India. International Seminar on Watershed Development, Visakhapatnam, 16-18 October, 2003.

Singh, S.N., Shaik Haffiz and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2003. Labour wages discrimination amongst gender: A relevant example of gender inequality in India. National Conference, NIRD, Hyderabad, 1-2 November, 2003.

Singh, S.N., Shaik Haffis, Singh, S.R. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2003. Dryland agro-eco systems and livelihood in India. Third Biennial Conference of Indian Society for Ecological Economics, Biodiversity and Quality of Life, Kolkata, December 18-20, 2003.

Singh, S.N., Anil Kumar, B. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2004. Experience of liberalization on employment and poverty in Indian economy. National Workshop on Impact of Liberalization on Agriculture and Rural Poor. NIRD, Hyderabad, January 19-21, 2004.

Singh, S.N., Anil Kumar, B. Sastry, G. and Reddy,Y.V.R. 2004. Food insecurity in drought years of India. 3rd National Seminar on Inland water resources and environment. University of Kerala & Limnological Association of Kerala, Thiruvanthapuram, February 2-4, 2004.

Singh, S.N., Hegde, M.R. and Reddy, Y.V.R. 2004. Economics of sustainable development of wasteland in India. International Conference on Sustainable Development of Natural Resources, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 11-14 February, 2004.

Srinivas, K., Prasad J.V.N.S. and Rao, S.N. 2003. Eucalyptus - based agroforestry systems for improving the productivity of arable lands. National symposium on Agroforestry and Sustainable Production and Silver Jubilee of Agro-forestry Initiative in India, IGFRI, Jhansi, 7-9 November, 2003.

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Ali, M., Ganeshamurthy, A.N. and Singh, R.N. 2003. Sub-soil nutrient availability in different soil types of pulse growing regions of India. 68th annual convention of Indian Society of Soil Science, CSAU&T, Kanpur, 4 - 8 December, 2003.

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Ali, M., Ganeshamurthy, A.N., Singh, R.N. and Singh, K.K. 2003. Nutrient deficiencies in different soil types of pulse growing regions of India. National Symposium on Pulses in Crop Diversification and Natural Resource Management. IIPR, Kanpur, 20-22 December, 2003.

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Ali, M., Ganeshamurthy, A.N., Ghansham Singh, Singh, R.N. and Singh, .K.2003. Fixation and recovery added phosphorus and potassium in different soil types of pulse growing regions of India. National Symposium on Resource Management for Eco-friendly Crop Production, CSAU &T, Kanpur, 26-28 February, 2003.

Srinivasa Rao, Ch., Singh, R.N., Singh, S.K. and Singh, K.K.2003. Grain yields and nutrient removal by different pulse based cropping sequences in farmers fields under different nutrient management options. National Symposium on Resource management for Eco-friendly Crop Production, CSAU &T, Kanpur, 26-28 February, 2003.

Srinivasa Rao, M., Dharma Reddy, K., Singh,T.V.K. and Subba Reddy, G. 2003. Yield infestation relationships in long duration pigeonpea. National symposium on Frontier Areas of Entomological Research, 5-7 November, 2003.

Subba Reddy, G. 2004. Improved practices in dryland farming. Workshop on Agriculture, Horticulture and Soil Conservation, MCRHRD Institute, Hyderabad, 23-25 March, 2004.

Subba Reddy, G. 2004 Success stories under TARIVLP. National Symposium cum Exhibition on Enhancing Productivity and Sustainability in Rainfed Agroecosystem, CRIDA - NATP, Hyderabad, 24-26 March, 2004.

Subba Reddy, G., Maruthi V. and Sanjeeva Reddy, B. 2004. Traditional Knowledge for risk management in rainfed agriculture. National Conference on Traditional Knowledge Systems of India, IIT, Kharagpur, 9-11 January, 2004.

Vanaja, M. Maheswari, M., Raghuram Reddy, P., Yadav, S.K., Jyothi Lakshmi, N. and Venkateswarlu, B. 2003. Identification of efficient rainfed food and oilseed crops and their cultivars in seedling stage under elevated CO2. National seminar on Physiological Interventions for Improved Crop Productivity and Quality: opportunities and constraints, S.V.Agric. College, Tirupati, 12 14 December, 2003.

Venkateswarlu, B. 2003. Implications of IPRs in commercialization of agricultural biotechnologies after the TRIPS agreement. National Conference on WTO Impact on Agriculture, MANAGE, Hyderabad, 26-27 June, 2003.

Venkateswarlu, B. 2003. Rural biocenters as a model for application of biotechnology in dryland agriculture. National conference on convergence of Biotechnologies to Address the problems of Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad, 13-14 October, 2003.

Venkateswarlu, B. and Srinivasa Rao, Ch. 2003. Pulses research under rainfed eco system achievements and future outlook. National Symposium on Pulses for Crop Diversification, IIPR, Kanpur, 20-22 December, 2003.

Venkateswarlu, B. and Ramakrishna, Y.S. 2004. Soil microbial diversity in rainfed agro ecosystem. National symposium on Preservation of Microbial Resources - New Techniques and Role of Biocenters, NBAIM, New Delhi, 16-17 March, 2004.

Venkateswarlu,B. and Srinivasa Rao, Ch. 2004. Limitations in the adoption of organic farming. National Symposium on Organic Farming, MAU, Parbhani, 6 March, 2004.

Victor, U.S., Mandal, Uttam Kumar, Rao, K.V. and Vittal, K.P.R. 2003. Assessment of different water balance models for root zone soil moisture estimation under rainfed chickpea. National Symposium on Emerging trends in Agricultural Physics IARI, New Delhi, 22-23 April, 2003.

Vittal, K.P.R., Sharma, K.L., Vamsi Krishna, P., Srinivas, K., Mandal, U.K. and Kusuma Grace, J. 2004.

Effect of different landuse systems on physicochemical parameters and soil fertility in Alfisol under semi-arid tropical conditions. National Seminar on Soil Survey for Land use Planning & National Convention of Indian Society of Soil Survey and Land Use Planning, NBSS&LUP, Nagpur, 20-21 January, 2004.

Yadav, S.K., Vanaja, M., Mohan Krishna, M., Jyothi Lakshmi, N., Maheshwari, M., Reddy P.R. and Venkteshwarlu, B. 2003. Seed reserve mobilization and utilization at seedling stages in sorghum under enhanced carbondioxide levels. National seminar on Physiological Interventions for improved Crop Productivity and Quality: Opportunities and Constraints, S.V. Agricultural College, Tirupati, 12-14 December, 2003.

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Popular articles    2003-04

CRIDA, 2004. Grameena vyavasayabhivrudhiki CRIDA karyacharana pranalika. Eenadu, 21 January, 2004.

CRIDA, 2004. Vyavasayam, grameenabhivrudhiki CRIDA. Andhra Jyothi, 21 January, 2004.

CRIDA, 2004. Mahila rythula sikshana sadassu. Eenadu, 6 February, 2004.

CRIDA, 2004. Adhunika padhatula dwara adhika digubadulu sandhincha vachhu. Adhra Jyothi, 6 February, 2004.

Korwar, G.R. 2003. Agroforestry for livelihoods. Krishibandhu 1(1): 12-13.

Korwar, G.R.2003 On-farm generation of green leaf manure in dryland areas. Krishibandhu 1(4): 62-63.

Mayande,V.M, Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Srinivas, I., Sriramulu, V. and Veeradas, S. 2003. Metta vyavasayaniki adhunika parikaralu.In Mettasagulo Melaina Sanketika Vignanamu, CRIDA, Hyderabad.

Ranade, D.H., Chaurasia, M.C., Sharma, R.A and V.M. Mayande. 2003. Malwa ke Paramparik va Unnat Krishi Yantra. Bulletin No.: NATP/MMPDM/ CRIDA/IB-01/03. JNKVV, Indore.

Ranade, D.H., Sharma, R.A and V.M. Mayande. 2003. Improved Seed Drill- NRCS Design: A success story. JNKVV, Indore.

Rao, J.V. 2003. Bhada-pada Jameenugalally paryaya Belegalu. Krishi Ke Bandhu 1(1):19-21.

Rao, J.V., Osman, M. and Reddy, N.N. 2003. Pashugrasapu pantalu mariyu chetla pempakam In Metta Sagulo Meliana Sankethika Vignanum, CRIDA, Hyderabad.

Reddy, N.N. 2003. Agri-Horti paddhatulatho sathphalithalu. Andhra Jyothi, 17 October, 2003.

Reddy, N.N. 2003. Atavee vyavasayam tho sirulu. Andhra Jyothi, 27 August, 2003.

Reddy, N.N. 2003. Beedubhoomullo pandla thotala pempakam. Andhra Jyothi, 16 July, 2003.

Reddy, N.N. 2003. Boppailo antara pantalu. Andhra Jyothi, 17 June, 2003.

Reddy, N.N. 2003. Jaama thotala pempakam - Melakuvalu. Andhra Jyothi, 5 November, 2003

Reddy, N.N. 2003. Maamidi thotalanu aasinche purugulu, thegullu. Andhra Jyothi, 9 December, 2003

Reddy, N.N. 2003. Maamidi thotalu - Yaajamaanyam. Andhra Jyothi, 2 December, 2003.

Reddy, N.N. 2003. Metta pandla thotalalo kuragaayala saagu - Melakuvalu Andhra Jyothi, 22 September, 2003.

Reddy, N.N. 2003. Metta pranthalaku anuvaina Agri horticulture vidhanalu. Andhra Jyothi, 15 October, 2003.

Reddy, N.N. 2003. Yerragarpanelallo anjira sagu. Andhra Jyothi, 29 June, 2003.

Reddy, N.N. and V.S.Rao 2003. Varshadarapu pandla thotalu.In Metta Sagulo Melaina Sankethika Vignanum. CRIDA, Hyderabad.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B. 2003. Metta sedyaniki adhunika vyavasaya parikaralu. Annadata 35(5): 8- 11.

Sanjeeva Reddy, B. and Hemantha Kumar. 2003. Pantala noorpidiki adhunika yantralu-Nurpidi cylinderlu panichese vidhanam. Annadata 35(8) : 19-20.

Sidhpuria, M.S., Milakh Raj, Jatasra, D.S., Ashwani, K., Chopra, Deepak, Singh, Sube and Mayande,

V.M. 1998. Animal drawn CRIDA Drill-Plough: A success story. CCSHAU, Hisar. Singh, S.V., Khan, I.A. and Luthra, S.K. 2003. Aloo ki unnat prajati-Kufri Anand. Krishi Chayanika 24 (2):20-22.

Srinivasa Rao, M. and Rama Rao, C.A.2003. Aamudalalo Dasari Purugu Nivarana, Andhra jyothi. 1 August.

Srinivasa Rao, M. Anil Kumar, B. and Sri Vani, G. 2003 Metta panatallo cheeda peedala nivaranayajamanya padhatalu.Andhra jyothi, 10October.

Subba Reddy, G., Maruthi, V. Sanjeeva Reddy B., and Reddy, B.M.K. 2004. Saampradaya vyavasaaya saanketika vignanam - Aavashyakatha. Annadata, February, 2004.

Subba Reddy, G., Sanjeeva Reddy, B., Subhramanyam, K.V. and Maruthi, V. (Eds.) 2003. Mettasagulo Melaina Sanketika Vignanamu, CRIDA, Hyderabad. p.70.

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T.V. and Radio talks    2003-04

Joseph, R. Activities of KVK in adopted villages of Rangareddy dist. AIR, Hyderabad, 24 September, 2003.

Rami Reddy, R.D. Plant Protection in Pigeonpea, AIR, Hyderabad, 22 July, 2003.

Reddy, N.N. Beedubhoomullo teku sagu paddhatulu. Annadata ETV, 23 July, 2003.

Reddy. N.N. Mamidilo anthara pantalu. Annadata ETV, 21 July 2003

Reddy, N.N. Mamidi thotalalo kattarimpu vidhanalu. Annadata ETV, 22 July, 2003.

Reddy, N.N. Mettapantalaku neeti viniyogam- Thotala pempakam. AIR, Hyderabad,31 May, 2003.

Reddy, N.N. Mamidi thotalalo pashu grasalu mariyu gorrela pempakam. Annadata ETV, 24 July, 2003,

Reddy, N.N.Pandla thotalalo gorrela pempakam. Annadata ETV, 15 September, 2003,

Reddy, N.N. Rabi lo soyachikkudu saagu. AIR, Hyderabad. 10 November, 2003,

Sanjeeva Reddy B. Metta vyavasaya nelallo bhusaram, thema parirakshinche paddathulu. AIR, Hyderabad, 7 August, 2003.

Venkateswarlu, B. Steps farmers need to take post - WTO, AIR, Hyderabad, 21 August, 2003.

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