MADRAS AGRICULTURAL JOURNAL

Editor Board


Chief Editor


Dr. U. Sivakumar
Chief Editor

Professor, Department of Agrl. Microbiology,

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

914226611294 (O), 918903611294 (M)

Email- usivakumartnau@gmail.com.


Advisory Board


Dr.S.R.Sree Rangasamy

(Retd).Professor Plant Breeding and genetics

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9443295403

Email- sreerang2002@yahoo.co.in


Dr.P.Muthukrishnan

(Retd).Professor Agronomy

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9442738576

Email- pmuthukrishnan_28@yahoo.co.in

Dr.P.Singaram

(Retd).Professor Agrl Microbiology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9442255831

Email- singaramtnau@yahoo.com

Dr.S.Antony Raj

(Retd).Professor Soil Science

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9442255831

Email- arulpeter1971@gmail.com

Dr.M.Chandrasekaran

(Retd).Professor Plant Agrl Economics and Rural Development

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9443506483

Email- mcsekaran@gmail.com


Executive Editors


Dr.D. Sudhakar

Department of Plant Molecular Biology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9442624342

Email- dsudhakar@hotmail.com dsud@tnau.ac.in

Dr K.S. Subramanian

Director of research

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

98940 65449 0422-6611568

Email- Kssubra2001@rediffmail.com

Dr.M.D. Janaguiraman

Abiotic Stress Physiology Dept. of Nanoscience and Technology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

94439 34168

Email- janitnau@gmail.com


Dr.N. Senthil

Biotechnology & Bioinformatics

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

98422 32057

Email- senthil_natesan@yahoo.com

Dr.N. Manivannan

Plant Breeding

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

98947 95694 0422-2450812

Email- nm68@tnau.ac.in nmvannan@gmail.com

Dr.J. Ramalingam

Centre for Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

994438 51743

Email- jrjagadish@tnau.ac.in

Dr.D. Sureshkumar

Department of Agricultural Economics

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- rithusuresh@yahoo.com


Associate Editors


Dr.E.Somasundaram

Soil&Crop Management

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9443578172

Email- eagansomu@rediffmail.com

Dr.S.Mohankumar

Plant Molecular Biology &Biotechnology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9442224572

Email- smktnau@gmail.com

Dr.A.Ramar

Horticulture

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9003354959

Email- a.ramarhort@gmail.com

Dr.S.Ganapathy

Agricultural Engineering

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9443534273

Email- ganap66@gmail.com

Dr.A.Manivannan

Plant Breeding & Genetics

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

8940080450

Email- manivannan461@gmail.com

Dr.Ravikesavan

Plant Breeding & Genetics

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9443754711

Email- chithuragul@gmail.com

Dr.M.Asokhan

Social Science

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9994974442

Email- masokhan@gmail.com

Dr.S.Nakkeeran

Plant Pathology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

7598489226

Email- nakkeeranayya@gmail.com

Dr.N.Ganapathy

Agricultural Entomology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9486232533

Email- ngpathy@rediffmail.com

Dr.K.T.Parthiban

Forestry

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9894065449

Email- ktparthi2001@gmail.com

Dr.R.Senthilkumar

Agricultural Economics

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9894361497

Email- senthilkumar.r@tnau.ac.in

Dr.K.S.Subramanian

Natural Resource Management

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

9894065449

Email- kssubra2001@gmail.com

Dr.M. Mohamed Amanullah

Soil & Crop Management Department of Agronomy, Directorate of Crop Management,

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

94439 72873 Phone (O): 0422-6611246

Email- aman_agron@yahoo.co.in

Dr.R. Ravikesavan

Plant Breeding & Genetics Professor and Head, Department of Millets, TNAU, Coimbatore-641003

TNAU Coimbatore 641003

94437 54711 Off 91-422-2450507

Email- chithuragul@gmail.com

Dr.M. Raveendran

Plant Molecular Biology & Biotechnology Plant bio

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

98421 81968

Email- raveendrantnau@gmail.com


Dr.N. Muthukrishnan

Department of Agricultural entomology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

94862 57548

Dr.S. Nakkeeran

Department of Plant Pathology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

75984 89226

Dr.A. Ramar

Horticulture Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore 641 003, India

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

90033 54959

Email- a.ramarhort@gmail.com

Dr.K. Kumaran

Department of Forest Biology & Tree Improvement

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

94433 77970

Email- kumaran.k@tnau.ac.in

Dr.T. Chitdeshwari

Soil fertility, Micronutrient research,Natural Resource Management

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

94435 50775

Email- chithukesh@gmail.com

Dr.S. Ganapathy

Department of Food Process Engineering

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

94435 34273

Dr.K.M. Shivakumar

Principal Economist and Lead Data Scientist Department of Agricultural

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

98940 99007

Email- shivanomics@gmail.com

Dr.R. Arunachalam

Agricultural Extension Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

99521 97187

Email- r.arunachalam@tnau.ac.in

Dr.G. Hemalatha

Professor and Head Dept. of Food Science and Nutrition

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

97881 47325

Email- ghlatha68@gmail.com

Dr.E. Somasundaram

Department of Sustainable Organic Agriculture Tamil Nadu Agricultural university Coimbatore - 641003 Agronomy

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

94435 78172 0422 -6611206

Email- organic@tnau.ac.in


Technical Editors


Dr. Murari Suvedi, Professor

Department of Community, Agriculture, Recreation and Resource Studies (CARRS)

Michigan State University East Lansing, MI 48824

(517) 432-0265

Email- suvedi@anr.msu.edu

Dr.Julie Maupin-Furlow

Professor, Microbiology and Cell Science, IFAS,

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611.

352-392-4095

Email- jmaupin@ufl.edu

Dr. Oxana P.Taran

Professor, Boreskov Institute of Catalysis

Boreskov Institute of Catalysis, Novosibirsk, Russia

Email- oxanap@catalysis.ru

Dr. Ksenia N. Sorokina

Boreskov Institute of Catalysis, Novosibirsk, Russia

Email- sorokina@catalysis.ru

Dr. Raman

All india coordionated Research Project on nemotology

Indian Agricultural Research Institute New delhi

98963 99684

Email- raman261152@gmail.com raman161156@yahoo.co.in

Dr.R.Jaganmohan

Professor Food science

Indian institute of Food Processing Technology

pudhukottai,Thanjavur

97509 68402, 04362- 226676

Email- jagan@iifpt.edu.in

Dr.S.Usha Rani

Senior Scientist

Central institute of cotton research coimbatore

0422 2430045 9843298422

Email- ushajoshua@rediffmail.com

Dr.D.Sudhakar

Director,Centre for fisheries management

Tamilnadu Fisheries university chennai

9443844820

Email- drdsukumar@gmail.com

Dr K.Narasimhulu

Department of Biotechnology

National Institute of Technology, Warangal - 506004, Telangana,

8702462883

Email- simha7762006@gmail.com simha_bt@nitw.ac.in

Dr. Ramesh Sundar

Senior Scientist (Plant Pathology)

Sugarcane Breeding Institute Coimbatore

91-422-2472621-211

Email- ramesh@sugarcane.res.in

Dr.K.Lakshmi

Scientist (Plant Biotechnology)

Sugarcane Breeding Institute Coimbatore

Office: 0422-2476260 Extn:308

Email- lakshmimbb@gmail.com

Dr. S. R. Prabagaran

Assistant Professor, Molecular Microbiology Lab, Department of Biotechnology,

BHARATHIAR UNIVERSITY, Coimbatore

Phone: +91-422-2428294; 91-9865076485

Email- prabagaran@buc.edu.in prabagaran1@gmail.com

Dr. V. Salom Gnana Thanga

Associate Professor Department of Environmental Science

University of Kerala Kariavattom Thiruvananthapuram

9447220009

Email- sgthangavincent@gmail.com

Dr. T.Raj Parvin

Associate professor Department of Agricultural Extension

Faculty of agriculture Annamalai University

9486385423

Email- trajparvin@gmail.com

Megh Mallavarapu,Ph.D.,

Professor of Environmental Biotechnology

University of Newcastle Advanced Technology Centre. NSW 2308 Australia

(02) 4913 8734

Email- megh.mallavarapu@newcastle.edu.au

Dr Gary Owens, Ph.D.,

Foundation Fellow (Senior Research Fellow) Future Industries Institute Mawson Lakes Campus (MM3-01B)

University of South Australia SA 5095

+61 8 830 25043

Email- Gary.Owens@unisa.edu.au

Dr. Murari Suvedi

Department of Community, Agriculture, Recreation and Resource Studies (CARRS)

Michigan State University East Lansing, MI 48824

(517) 432-0265

Email- suvedi@anr.msu.edu

Dr. J. Paul Mansingh,

Professor Department of Rural Development & Agricultural Extension,

AMBO University, AMBO, ETHIOPIA.

+251 94 638 0423

Email- paul461967@gmail.com

Dr. R. Sendil Kumar

Professor (Agrl.Extension)

College of Co-operation, Banking & Management Kerala Agricultural University.Thrissur-680656

+91-9497250534

Email- kausendil@yahoo.co.uk

Dr. D.Puthira prathap

Principal Scientist (Agrl Ext)

Sugarcane breeding Institute (ICAR), Coimbatore

0422 2472621 9443578232

Email- puthira@yahoo.com

Dr.G. Senthilkumar

Department of Agronomy

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Dr.R. Anandham

Department of Agricultural Microbiology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- anandhamranga@gmail.com

91590 29745

Dr.P. Jeyakumar

Department of Crop Physiology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- jeyakumar@tnau.ac.in

94421 73705

Dr. Sara Parvin Banu

Department of Ecology & Environment

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- parwink@gmail.com

95975 11023

Dr.R.K. Kaleeswari

Department of Soil Science &Agrl. Chemistry

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- kaleeswarisenthur@gmail.com

98423 85240

Dr.V. Thiruvengadam

Department of Plant Breeding & Genetics

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- thirugen@gmail.com

95004 39930

Dr.N. Suganthi

Department of Agricultural Entomology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

94864 77255

Dr.S. Harish

Department of Plant Pathology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- sankarshari@rediffmail.com

94480 53358

Dr.Tamilmani Evera

Department of Seed Science & Technology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Dr.M. Kavino

Department of Horticulture

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- mkavino_hort@rediffmail.com

94864 38422

Dr.K.T. Parthiban

Department of Forestry

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- ktparthi2001@gmail.com

94435 05844

Dr.S. Hari Priya

Department of Nano science & Technology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

99523 42287

Dr.G. Gurumeenakshi

Department of Food Science & Nutrition

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- ggurumeenakshi@gmail.com

94438 55065

Dr.S. Pazhanivelan

Department of Remote Sensing & GIS

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- pazhanivelans@gmail.com

90475 99446

Dr. Pragdeswaran

Department of Agricultural Economics

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Dr.P.P. Murugan

Department of Agricultural Extension

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- ppmurugan2008@gmail.com

94436 54740

Dr.K. Mahendran

Department of Rural Management

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- mahendran@gmail..com

94438 16857

Dr.P. Rajkumar

Department of Agricultural Engineering

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

94430 46665

Dr. Shibi Sebastian

Department of Agricultural Extension

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

98940 11333

Dr.N. Manikanda Boopathi

Department of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- nmoopathi@tnau.ac.in

98425 09611

Dr.S. Raguraman

Department of Agricultural Entomology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

Email- Raguraman99@gmail.com

94430 79214

Dr.M. Jayakanthan

Department of Plant Molecular Biology

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

98436 96114

Dr.T. Thirumurugan

Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics

TNAU, Coimbatore 641003

96267 77444