Name:
Dr. Amarpreet Singh
Scientist
 eMail:
amarpreet225@gmail.com
 Qualification
Ph.D in Agronomy
 Years of experience
6 years
Contact Address
ICAR-Central Research Institute of Cotton Research (ICAR-CICR),
Regional Station, Sirsa, Haryana 125 055, INDIA
Mobile: + 91 7086607507; + 91 9088897770
Email ID: amarpreet225@gmail.com

 

 


Academic Qualification

Examination/ Degree/ Diploma Year   Major field of Specialization Name of the University/ Institute/ Board
Division/ OGPA
B. Sc. (Agri.) 2005 Agriculture Punjabi University, Patiala, Punjab.
First / 75.23 %
M.Sc. (Agri.) 2008 Agronomy Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), Ludhiana, Punjab.
First with distiction / 8.48 out of 10.00
Ph. D. 2014 Agronomy
Major subject:
Agronomy / Crop husbandry
Minor subject(s): 1. Environmental Sciences 2. Plant Physiology
Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), New Delhi
First / 9.15 out of 10.00
  • Received IARI Merit Medal / GOLD MEDAL for Outstanding Academic Performance in Ph. D. (Agronomy) degree programme,
  • Obtained (Indian Agricultural Research Institute) IARI’s SRF (Senior Research Fellowship) during Ph.D. (Agronomy) degree programme.

 

Honours/ Professional Recognitions such as Fellowships of Academies and Societies.

  • Obtained (Indian Council of Agricultural Research) ICAR’s JRF (Junior Research Fellowship) during M.Sc. (Agronomy) degree programme.
  • Received GOLD MEDAL for Outstanding Academic Performance in M.Sc. (Agronomy) degree programme.
  • Obtained (Indian Agricultural Research Institute) IARI’s SRF (Senior Research Fellowship) during Ph.D. (Agronomy) degree programme.
  • Obtained GOLD MEDAL (IARI MERIT MEDAL) at 52nd Convocation of IARI, New Delhi (held during February, 2014) for outstanding performance during Ph. D. (Agronomy) degree programme.
  • Obtained FAI (Fertiliser Association of India) Golden Jubilee Award for “Outstanding Doctoral Research in Fertiliser Usage” during FAI Annual Seminar 2014 held on the 10th December, 2014 at New Delhi, India.
  • Obtained “The Mosaic Company Foundation Award for Outstanding Doctoral Research in the area of Plant Nutrition 2014-15” during 21st February, 2015 at Gurgaon, Haryana, India.
  • Obtained Dr. Amarpreet Singh, Scientist In-Charge, RRS, Sorbhog obtained the Indian Society of Agronomy (ISA) Best Ph. D. Thesis Award for the year 2014 during the 4th International Agronomy Congress on "Agronomy for Sustainable Management of Natural Resources, Environment, Energy and Livelihood Security to Achieve Zero Hunger Challenge" organized by Indian Society of Agronomy, during 22nd - 26th November, 2016, at New Delhi, India.
  • Obtained Dr. Amarpreet Singh, Scientist In-Charge, RRS, Sorbhog obtained the Young Scientist Award from Astha Foundation for his outstanding contribution in the field of Agronomy during the National Conference on “Innovative and Current Advances in Agriculture and Allied Sciences” held during 10th – 11th December, 2016, at Hyderabad, Telangana, India (Plate - 67).
  • Obtained “Best poster award” for Poster / Paper presented at International conference on “Natural Fibres” organized by “The Indian Natural Fibre Society” during 1st-3rd August, 2014 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India for the Poster / Paper entitled “Enhancement of pectinase production by Bacillus subtilis for biochemical degradation of pectin in ramie fibre”. Authored by: Mitra, S., Saha, M., Amarpreet Singh, Satya, P. and Mandal, K. Paper / Poster presented in: “International conference on Natural Fibres held during 1st-3rd August, 2014 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

Research Experience:

Research Projects:

  • Assessment of nutrient management options in jute seed crop. (Exploratory Project), as Principal Investigator, In-house / Institute.
  • Assessment of planting methods and nutrient management options in jute seed crop. (Exploratory Project), as Principal Investigator, In-house / Institute
  • Effect of sulphur and potassium application on yield and quality of jute seed, as Principal Investigator, In-house / Institute
  • Improving water productivity of jute and mesta and its retting under low volume water. (2013-14 to 2016-17), as Co-Principal Investigator, Extra mural / Externally Funded [Funded by ICAR under Technology Mission on Jute (TMJ)]
  • Refinement and up scaling of eco-friendly microbial degumming technology in ramie. as Co-Principal Investigator, Extra mural / Externally Funded [Funded by ICAR under Technology Mission on Jute (TMJ)]
  • Improvement of nitrogen use efficiency (NUE) in jute. as Co-Principal Investigator, Extra mural / Externally Funded [Funded by ICAR under Technology Mission on Jute (TMJ)]
  • Prospects of growing medicinal and aromatic plants in jute and sisal based cropping systems. In-house / Institute, acted as Co-PI till 14th July, 2017
  • Use of jute fabrics and gunny bags in agricultural field. In-house / Institute, acted as Co-PI till 14th July, 2017
  • Collection, maintenance and evaluation of ramie germplasm. In-house / Institute, acted as Co-PI till 14th July, 2017
  • Development of high yielding genotypes with enhanced fibre quality through hybridization. In-house / Institute, acted as Co-PI till 14th July, 2017
  • Introduction maintenance characterization and conservation of jute mesta and flax germplasm. In-house / Institute, acted as Co-PI till 14th July, 2017
  • ICAR Seed Project: Seed Production in agricultural crops and fisheries. Extra mural / Externally Funded [Funded by ICAR under ICAR Seed Project], acted as Co-PI till 14th July, 2017
  • Development of jute and allied fibre informatics. Extra mural / Externally Funded, acted as Co-PI till 14th July, 2017
  • Project Title : Land Resource Inventory of Chakchaka Block, Barpeta District, Assam (at 1:10000) for Optimal Agricultural Land Use Planning Using Geo- Spatial Technique. In-house / Institute, acted as Co-PI till 14th July, 2017 (Project started in 2016)
  • Soil health characterization and carbon sequestration potential in ramie based cropping system in North Eastern India. (2016-19). In-house / Institute, acted as Co-PI till 14th July, 2017 (Project started in 2016)
  • Development of improved cultural and weed management practices to enhance productivity of ramie. (2016-19). In-house / Institute, acted as PI till 14th July, 2017 (Project started in 2016)

Research Articles:

Research Article- International

        • Amarpreet Singh and Y. S. Shivay. (2016). Effect of Green Manures and Zinc Fertilizer Sources on DTPA-extractable Zinc in soil and Zinc Concentration in Basmati Rice Plants at Different Growth Stages. Pedosphere. (Accepted for publication in Pedosphere). [2017 NAAS Rating: 7.54]
        • Amarpreet Singh and Shivay, Y. S. (2013). Residual effect of summer green manuring crops and Zn fertilization enhanced quality and Zn concentration of durum wheat (Triticum durum Desf.) under Basmati rice-durum wheat cropping system. Biological Agriculture and Horticulture 29(4): 271-287.
                (DOI: 10.1080/01448765.2013.832381). [2017 NAAS Rating: 6.77]
        • Amarpreet Singh and Shivay, Y. S. (2013). Effect of summer green manuring crops and zinc fertilizer Sources on productivity, Zn-uptake and economics of Basmati rice. Journal of Plant Nutrition. (Accepted for publication in Journal of Plant Nutrition). (DOI: 10.1080/01904167.2015.1009108) [2017 NAAS Rating: 6.51] 
        • M. S. Behera, D. K. Kundu, S. Satpathy, A. K. Jha, Amarpreet Singh and Ranjan Kumar, Nayak. (2015). Scope and opportunities of intercropping medicinal and aromatic plants with sisal cultivation. International Journal of Tropical Agriculture 33(2): 1771-1773.  [2017 NAAS Rating: 3.49]
        • M. S. Behera, D. K. Kundu, S. Satpathy, A. K. Jha, Amarpreet Singh and Ranjan Kumar, Nayak. (2015). Prospects of growing spices and MAPs in jute (fibre cum seed) cropping system. International Journal of Tropical Agriculture 33(4): 3265-3267.[2017 NAAS Rating: 3.49]
        • Amarpreet Singh and Shivay, Y. S. (2014). Enhancement of growth parameters and productivity of Basmati Rice through summer green manuring and zinc fertilization. International Journal of Bio-resource and Stress Management 5(4): 486- 494. (DOI: 10.5958/0976-4038.2014.00600.9) [2017 NAAS Rating: 4.65]

        Research Article- National

            • Mukesh Kumar, Singh, S. R., Jha, S. K, Shamna, A., Mazumdar, S. P., Amarpreet Singh, Kundu, D. K. and Mahapatra, B. S. (2014). System productivity, profitability and resource use efficiency of jute (Corchorus olitorius) based cropping systems in the eastern Indo-Gangetic plain. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 84(2): 209-213. [2017 NAAS Rating: 6.17]
            • Amarpreet Singh and Shivay, Y. S. (2013). Residual effect of summer green manure crops and zinc applied to rice (Oryza sativa) on succeeding durum wheat under basmati rice-wheat cropping sequence. Indian Journal of Agronomy 58(3): 327-333.   [2017 NAAS Rating: 5.46]
            • Amarpreet Singh and Shivay, Y. S. (2015). Zinc application and green manuring enhances growth and yield in basmati rice (Oryza sativa L.). Indian Journal of Plant Physiology 20(3): 289–296. (DOI 10.1007/s40502-015-0167-2) [2017 NAAS Rating: 5.18]
            • Behera, M. S., Mahapatra, P. K., Singandhupe, R. B., Kundu, D. K., Kannan, K., Mandal, K. G. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Effect of drip fertigation on growth, seed and root yield of ashwagandha [Withania somnifera (L.) Dunal]. Indian Journal of Plant Physiology 19(3): 281–286. (DOI 10.1007/s40502-014-0111-x)  [2017 NAAS Rating: 5.18]
            • M. S. Behera, D. K. Kundu, S. Satpathy, A. K. Jha, Amarpreet Singh and Ranjan Kumar, Nayak. (2016). Scope and opportunities of MAPs and spices in jute based cropping system. Indian Journal of Ecology 43(1) Special Issue-I: 272-274. [2017 NAAS Rating: 4.96]
            • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D.K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K. and Amarpreet Singh. (2016). Production Potential and economic feasibility of growing medicinal and aromatic plants in jute based cropping system. Journal of Indian Society of Coastal Agricultural Research, 34(1): 68-72.  [2017 NAAS Rating: 4.00]
            • Singh, M. P., Singh, R., Saquib, M., Ansari, M. A., Amarpreet Singh, Tiwari, D. D. and Ansari, M. H. (2015). Yield, nutrient content and uptake of chickpea, (Cicer arietinum L.) as influenced by sulphur, boron and Rhizobium. Environment and Ecology 33(1A): 345-350. [2017 NAAS Rating: 4.18]
            • Behera, M. S., Mahapatra, P. K., Singandhupe, R. B., Kundu, D. K., Kannan, K., Mandal, K. G. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Effect of drip fertigation on yield, water use efficiency and water productivity of mint (Mentha arvensis L.) Journal of Agricultural Physics 14(1): 37-43. [2017 NAAS Rating: 4.31]
            • Amarpreet Singh, Shivay, Y. S. and Ansari, M. A. (2014). Enhancing productivity and Zn-use efficiency of Basmati rice through summer green manuring and Zn fertilization. Indian Journal of Fertilisers 10(2): 42-48. [2016 NAAS Rating: 3.78]
            • Naik, M. R., Amarpreet Singh, Kundu, D. K., Kumar, M., Barman, D. and Maruthi, R. T. (2015). Effect of salt stress on germination and seedling growth of jute (Corchorus olitorius). Bioinfolet 12(1) January-March, 2015 (Accepted for Publication). [2017 NAAS Rating: 3.75]
            • M. Kumar, A.K. Ghorai, Amarpreet Singh and D.K., Kundu. (2015). The critical period for weed competition in relation to yield of jute (Corchorus olitorius L.) Journal of Agri Search 2(3): 225-228.

         

Technical / Popular articles:

  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R. K. (2016). Integration of MAPs and spices in jute based cropping system: Scope and strategies. Jaf News 13(1): 20.
  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R. K. (2016). Integration of MAPs and spices in jute based cropping system: Scope and strategies. Jaf News 13(1): 20.
  • Ghorai, A.K., Kundu, D.K., Naik, R.K. and Amarpreet Singh. (2015). New technique for retting of jute (in Bengali). Feerey Asuk Sobuj 1(12): 3.
  • Naik, M. R., Amarpreet Singh, Kundu, D. K., De, R. K. and Bera, A. (2014). Scientific cultivation of jute for higher seed productivity. Agri Gold Swarna Sedyam 17(9): 43-45.
  • Kumar, S., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, M. R. (2014). Krishak upbhogta ke adhikar (In Hindi). Kisan Kheti 3(1): 77-80.
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Majumdar, S. P., Bera A., Kundu, D. K. and Naik, M. R. (2014). Paired row planting and nitrogen application for increasing seed yield of jute. Jaf News 12(1): 17-18.
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Kundu, D. K., Majumdar, S. P., Naik, M. R., Bera, A. and Behera, M. S. (2014). Application of sulphur and zinc improves seed yield of jute in alluvial soils. Jaf News 12(2): 26.
  • Naik, M. R., Barman, D., Mandal, U. K., R. T. Maruthi, Kumar, M., Kundu, D. K. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Performance of Jute (Corchorus olitorius L. & C. capsularis L.) under salt affected soils. Jaf News 12(2): 27.
  • Mitra, S., Saha, M., Mandal, K., Kumar, M. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Biochemical degradation of ramie pectin. Jaf News 12(2): 27-28.
  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R. K. (2014). Scope of intercropping of medicinal and aromatic plants with sisal. Jaf News 12(2): 28.
  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R. K. (2014). Integration of medicinal and aromatic plants - a profitable enterprise for jute growing farmers. Jaf News 12(2): 20.
  • Naik, M. R., Kumar, M., Amarpreet Singh, Kundu, D. K. and Barman, D. (2014). Sathai phasal utpadan ke liye nirdarit urvakon ka paryog. (Published in Hindi). Resha Kiran 1: 18-20.
  • Kumar, M., Ghorai, A. K., Amarpreet Singh, Naik, M. R., and Kundu, D. K. (2014). Patsan main kharpatvar niyantran ki krantic avastha. (Published in Hindi). Resha Kiran 1: 21-22.
  • Ansari, M. A., Prakash, N., Punitha, P., Ansari, M. H. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Green manuring: An ideal approach to improve soil fertility in Jhum area of NEH region of India. Popular kheti, 2(2): 222-229.

Technical bulletins / Books / Book chapters / Training Manuals / Chapters in Training Manual:

  • Amarpreet Singh and Monu Kumar. (2016). Problems and Prospects of Ramie Cultivation in North East India. Chapter In: Brain storming workshop on ramie grading. Published by: ICAR-NIRJAFT, 12-Regent Park, Kolkata, West Bengal, India 700 040 & B. N. College of Agriculture, Biswanath Chariali, Assam, India 784 176. Pp.  20-30.
  • Behera, M.S., Kundu, D.K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A.K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R.K. (2016). Introduction of medicinal and aromatic plants as intercrops in sisal plantation for increasing income of tribal farmers in plateau region of India. In: Family Farming: Challenges and Opportunities (Eds. Mondal, B. et al.). Renu Publishers, New Delhi. Pp.131-134.
  • Kumar, M., Satya, P., Mitra, S., Amarpreet Singh, Jana, S. and Karan, M. (2016). Ramie Germplasm: unlocked potential for genetic improvement. In: Training manual on Conservation and evaluation of jute and allied fibre germplasm for sustainable yield and quality improvement. Edts. S. B. Choudhary, H. K. Sharma, A. Anil Kumar, Maruthi, R. T., S. K. Pandey, S. Mitra, J. Mitra, I. Chowdhury. All India Network Project on Jute and Allied Fibres, ICAR-Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Barrackpore, Kolkata, West Bengal-700 120, India. PP 89.
  • Kumar, M., Satya, P., Mitra, S., Amarpreet Singh, Jana, S. and Karan, M. (2016). Ramie Germplasm: unlocked potential for genetic improvement. Chapter In: Training manual on Conservation and evaluation of jute and allied fibre germplasm for sustainable yield and quality improvement. Edts. S. B. Choudhary, H. K. Sharma, A. Anil Kumar, Maruthi, R. T., S. K. Pandey, S. Mitra, J. Mitra, I. Chowdhury. All India Network Project on Jute and Allied Fibres, ICAR-Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Barrackpore, Kolkata, West Bengal-700 120, India. Pp 55-60.
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M. and Sarkar, S.  (2015). Training manual on “Improved Production Technology of Ramie”. Training manual in English language. Ramie Research Station, P. O.: Sorbhog, Barpeta, Assam 781 317 [Regional Station of “ICAR-Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India”], 30 p.
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M. and Sarkar, S.  (2015). Training manual on “Rami Ki Vaigyanik Kheti”. Training manual in Hindi language. Ramie Research Station, P. O.: Sorbhog, Barpeta, Assam 781 317 [Regional Station of “ICAR-Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India”], 30 p.
  • Kumar, M., S. Mitra, Tripathy, M. K., Naik, M. R., Naik, R. K., Jha, A. K., Gawande, S. P., Mazumdar, S. P., Amarpreet Singh, Saha, A. R. and Majumdar, B. (2015). Energy and economic analysis of jute and allied fibre crops. Technical bulletin 2/2015. ICAR-RIJAF, Barrackpore, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. 26 p.
  • Kumar, M., Ghorai, A. K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, M. R. (2015). Adhik utpadanshilata o ayer upajogi pat nirbhur sasyaparjay. (in Bengali) In: Training manual on “Improved production technologies of jute and mesta”. In Bengali “Pat o mesta utpadaner unnatta prjukti”. All India Network Project on Jute and Allied Fibres, ICAR- Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres (ICAR-CRIJAF), Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India, 12-13 p.
  • Ghorai, A. K., Kumar, M. and Amarpreet Singh. (2015). Pat o mesta chaser khetre susanghata agaccha daman. (in Bengali) In: Training manual on “Improved production technologies of jute and mesta”. In Bengali “Pat o mesta utpadaner unnatta prjukti”. All India Network Project on Jute and Allied Fibres, ICAR- Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres (ICAR-CRIJAF), Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India, 7-8 p.
  • Pandey, S. K., Sarkar, S., Shamna, A., Amarpreet Singh and Mazumdar, S. P. (2014). Training manual on “Improved production and post-harvest technologies of jute”. In Bengali “Pat utpadaner o fasal katar parer unnatta prjukti bishaye prasikkhan”. All India Network Project on Jute and Allied Fibres. Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India, 31 p.
  • Naik, R. K., Mitra, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Kundu, D. K. and Satpathy, S. (2014). Mechanical extraction of jute and allied fibres. Technical bulletin No. 03. Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India, 13 p.
  • Ghorai, A. K., Kumar, M. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Pat o mesta chaser khetre susanghata agaccha daman (in Bengali) In: Training manual on “Improved production and post-harvest technologies of jute”. In Bengali “Pat utpadaner o fasal katar parer unnatta prjukti bishaye prasikkhan”. All India Netwotk Project on Jute and Allied Fibres, Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India, 7-8 p.
  • Kumar, M., Ghorai, A. K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R. (2014). Adhik utpadansilata o ayer upajogi pat nirbhur sasyaparjay. (in Bengali) In: Training manual on “Improved production and post-harvest technologies of jute”. In Bengali “Pat utpadaner o fasal katar parer unnatta prjukti bishaye prasikkhan”. All India Network Project on Jute and Allied Fibres, Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India, 22-23 p.
  • Behera, M. S., Mahapatra, P. K., Singandhupe, R. B., Kundu, D. k., Satpathy, S. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Drip fertigation effect on yield, quality, water use and economics of ashawagandha in rice based cropping system. 944-954. Book chapter in: “Integrated water resources management”. Editors: Prasad, N. B. N., Harikumar, P. S., Josef, E. J., Gopinath, G., Resmi, T. R., Surendran, U. and Ambili, G. K. Allied publishers private limited, New Delhi, India.
  • Kumar, M., Singh, S. R., Jha, S. K., Mazumdar, S. P., Amarpreet Singh , Mitra, S., Kundu, D. K. and Mahapatra, B. S. (2014). Productivity, economics and energy analysis of jute based cropping system. 182-140. Book chapter in: “Jute and Allied Fibres: Issues and Strategies”. Editors: Nag, D., Ray, D. P., Ganguly, P. K., Ammayappan, L., Satpathy, S., Mitra, S., Kundu, D. K., Roy, A. N., Satya, P., Banik, S., Bose, G. and Nayak, L. K. The Indian Natural Fibre Society, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
  • Pandey, S. K., Saha, S. C., Mazumdar, S. P., Selvaraj, K., Amarpreet Singh, Sharma, H. K., Mandal, K. and Mitra, S. (2013). Training manual on “Advances in improved production technology and fibre quality assessment of jute and allied fibre crops”. All India Network Project on Jute and Allied Fibres. Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India and National Institute of Research on Jute and Allied Fibre Technology, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, 12, Regent Park, Kolkata – 700 040, West Bengal, India, 117 p.
  • Mitra, S., Kumar, M., Barman, D. and Amarpreet Singh. (2013). Improved production technology of ramie. In: Training manual on “Advances in improved production technology and fibre quality assessment of jute and allied fibre crops”. All India Network Project on Jute and Allied Fibres. Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India and National Institute of Research on Jute and Allied Fibre Technology, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, 12, Regent Park, Kolkata – 700 040, West Bengal, India, 85-88 p.
  • Majumdar, B., Sarkar, S., Saha, A. R., Jha, S. K., Shamna, A., Kumar, M., Amarpreet Singh and Kundu, D. K. (2013). Training manual on “Improved retting methods of jute and allied fibres with special reference to quality assessment”. Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India, 36 p.
  • Jha, S. K., Majumdar, B., Sarkar, S., Shamna, A., Chaudhary, S. B., Kumar, S. and Amarpreet Singh. (2013). Evaluation of microbial formulation mediated jute retting in the farmers’ field and its economics. In: Training manual on “Improved retting methods of jute and allied fibres with special reference to quality assessment”. Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India, 19-22 p.
  • Mitra, S., Saha, M., Amarpreet Singh, Gawande, S. P. and Ray, D. P. (2013) Improved degumming technology for quality ramie fibre production. In: Training manual on “Improved retting methods of jute and allied fibres with special reference to quality assessment”. Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India, 33-36 p.
  • Kumar, Mukesh, Amarpreet Singh, Ghorai, A. K., and Mazumdar, S. P. (2013). Susthaiyee sasya utpadaner janya unnato maner babyasthypana (in Bengali) In: Training Manual on Soil test and targeted yield based fertilizer management for enhancing crop productivity. Under Tribal Support programme, AICRP on STCR, Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India.

Extension Folders / Leaflets:

  • Amarpreet Singh, Monu Kumar, Sitangshu Sarkar, S. Mitra and Mukesh Kumar. (2017). Gaoje thakhani khunkhura mavdehunthay. Folder in Bodo. Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog, Barpeta Assam 781 317. [Regional Station of “ICAR-Central Research Institute for jute and Allied Fibres (Indian Council of Agricultural Research), Barrackpore, Kolkata-700 120, West Bengal, India”].
  • Amarpreet Singh, Monu Kumar and Sitangshu Sarkar. (2016). Diseases of ramie [Boehmeria nivea (L.) Gaud.] and their management. Folder in English. January, 2016. Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog, Barpeta Assam 781 317. [Regional Station of “ICAR-Central Research Institute for jute and Allied Fibres (Indian Council of Agricultural Research), Barrackpore, Kolkata-700 120, West Bengal, India”].
  • Amarpreet Singh, Monu Kumar, Sitangshu Sarkar S. Mitra, C S Kar, Mukesh Kumar and N L Das. (2016). Riha [Boehmeria nivea (L.) Gaud.] kheti utpadner vaigyanik padhati. Folder in Assamese. February, 2016. Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog, Barpeta Assam 781 317. [Regional Station of “ICAR-Central Research Institute for jute and Allied Fibres (Indian Council of Agricultural Research), Barrackpore, Kolkata-700 120, West Bengal, India”].
  • Amarpreet Singh, Monu Kumar, Sitangshu Sarkar, S. Mitra and C. S. Kar. (2016). Ramieko ge.ani niamrang. Folder in Garo. February, 2016. Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog, Barpeta Assam 781 317. [Regional Station of “ICAR-Central Research Institute for jute and Allied Fibres (Indian Council of Agricultural Research), Barrackpore, Kolkata-700 120, West Bengal, India”].
  • Amarpreet Singh, Monu Kumar, Sitangshu Sarkar, S. Mitra and M. Ramesh Naik. (2016). Riha (Ramie) [Boehmeria nivea (L.) Gaud.] ki vaigyanik kheti. Folder in Hindi. Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog, Barpeta Assam 781 317. [Regional Station of “ICAR-Central Research Institute for jute and Allied Fibres (Indian Council of Agricultural Research), Barrackpore, Kolkata-700 120, West Bengal, India”].
  • Amarpreet Singh, Monu Kumar and Sitangshu Sarkar. (2015). Scientific methods of ramie [Boehmeria nivea (L.) Gaud.] cultivation. Folder in English. August, 2015. Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog, Barpeta Assam 781 317. [Regional Station of “ICAR-Central Research Institute for jute and Allied Fibres (Indian Council of Agricultural Research), Barrackpore, Kolkata-700 120, West Bengal, India”].
  • Amarpreet Singh, Monu Kumar and Sitangshu Sarkar. (2015). Insects pests of ramie [Boehmeria nivea (L.) Gaud.] and their management. Folder in English. December, 2015. Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog, Barpeta Assam 781 317. [Regional Station of “ICAR-Central Research Institute for jute and Allied Fibres (Indian Council of Agricultural Research), Barrackpore, Kolkata-700 120, West Bengal, India”].
  • S. R. Singh, S. K. Pandey, M, Kumar, S. K. Jha, Amarpreet Singh and D. K. Kundu. (2013). Ready reckoner for soil test and targeted yield based nutrient management in rice. Folder in English. February, 2013. Central Research Institute for jute and Allied Fibres (Indian Council of Agricultural Research), Barrackpore, Kolkata-700 120, West Bengal, India.
  • Sarkar, S., Shamna, A., Jha, S. K., Kumar, S., Ghorai, A. K., Gotyal, B. S., Tripathy, A. N., Kumar, M., Sharma, H. K., Chaudhary, B., Amarpreet Singh and Mazumdar, B. (2013).  Patsan utpadan ki unnatt takniq: Krshkon ka path-pardarshak. Folder in Hindi. February, 2013. ICAR- Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres (ICAR-CRIJAF), Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Barrackpore 700120, West Bengal, India.

Presentations in Conferences / symposia / seminars / other fora:

 

National

  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R. K. (2017). Integration of spices medicinal and aromatic plants for crop diversification and enhancing farm income in jute seed based cropping system. Paper presented in:  National conference on “Enhancing Nutritional Security through Climate Smart Farming Practices” held during 17th-18th March, 2017 at Regional Research Station (Hill Zone), UBKV, Kalimpong, West Bengal, India.       (Oral presentation: Presented by- M. S. Behera)
  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D.  K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh, Panda, A. R. and Naik, R. K.(2016). Post-harvest Root grading of Ashwagandha in increasing Profitability of Farmers in Jute-rice-medicinal plants cropping sequence. Paper presented in:  All India Seminar on “Post-Harvest Management of Fruits and Vegetables” held during 01st-02nd June, 2016 organized by Agricultural Engineering, Division, West Bengal State Center, The Institution of Engineers (India), Kolkata, West Bengal, India.       (Oral presentation: Presented by- M. S. Behera)
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Mazumdar, S. P., Bera, A., Naik, M. R., Kundu, D. K., Behera, M. S., Kumar, M. and Sarkar, S. (2016). Effect of sulphur and potassium application on yield and quality of jute seed in alluvial soils of West Bengal. Paper presented in: National conference on “Innovative and Current Advances in Agriculture and Applied Sciences (ICAAAS-2016)” held during 10th & 11th December, 2016 at PJTSAU, Rajendranagar, Hyderbad, Telengana, India.       (Oral presentation: Presented by- Amarpreet Singh)
  • Behera, M.S., Kundu, D.K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A.K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R.K. (2016). Introduction of medicinal and aromatic plants as intercrops in sisal plantation for increasing income of tribal farmers in Plateau region of India. Paper presented in: National Seminar on “Sustainable Family Farming for Food, Nutritional & livelihood Security” held during 5-6th March, 2016, at Visva Bharati, West Bengal, India.      (Oral presentation: Presented by- M. S. Behera)
  • Behera, M.S., Kundu, D.K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A.K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R.K. (2016). Production potential and economic feasibility of growing MAPs in jute fibre based cropping system. Paper presented in: 11th National Symposium on “Innovations in Coastal Agriculture - Current Status and Potential under Changing Environment” held during 14-17th January, 2016 at ICAR-Indian Institute of Water Management, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India.       (Oral presentation: Presented by- M. S. Behera)
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Majumdar, S.P., Bera, A., Naik, M.R., Kundu, D.K., Behera, M.S., Sarkar, S. and Kumar, Monu. (2016). Yield and quality of jute seed as influenced by sulphur and potassium application in Burdwan district of West Bengal. Paper presented in: National Seminar on “Integrating Agri-Horticultural and Allied Research for Food and Nutritional Security in the Era of Global Climate Disruption” held during 4-6th March, 2016 at Imphal, Manipur, India.       (Oral presentation: Presented by- Amarpreet Singh)
  • Mukesh Kumar, Kundu, D. K., A. K. Ghorai, Sonali P. Mazumdar and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Impact of long term use of manure and fertilizers on weed infestation in jute in Indo-Gangetic plain. Paper presented in: Biennial Conference of Indian Society of Weed Science on “Emerging Challenges in Weed Management”, held during February, 15-17, 2014 at Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India.       (Oral presentation: Presented by- Mukesh Kumar)
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar M., Majumdar, S. P., Bera, A., Kundu, D. K., Naik, M. R. and Behera M. S. (2014). Effect of planting methods and nitrogen levels on jute seed crop. Paper presented in: National Symposium On “Agricultural Diversification for Sustainable livelihood and Environmental Security" held during 18-20th November, 2014 at Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, Punjab, India.       (Poster presentation: Presented by- Amarpreet Singh)
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Majumdar, S. P., Kundu, D. K., Naik, M. R., Bera, A., and Behera, M. S. (2014). Nutrient management for higher growth and seed yield of jute under transplanted condition. Paper presented in: National Conference On “Indigenous Innovations and Foreign Technology Transfer in Fertilizer Industry: Needs, Constraints and Desired Simplification" held during 17th January,2015at ICAR- Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres (ICAR-CRIJAF), Barrackpore, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.       (Poster presentation: Presented by- Amarpreet Singh)
  • Mukesh Kumar, S. R. Singh, S. K. Jha, A. K. Ghorai, Sonali P. Majumdar, Amarpreet Singh, S. Mitra and D. K. Kundu. (2013). Productivity, economics and energy analysis of jute based cropping system. Paper presented in: National Seminar on “Jute and Allied Fibres in Changing Times: Issues and Strategies”, held during Janurary, 3-5, 2013 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India.       (Oral presentation: Presented by- Mukesh Kumar)
  • A.K. Ghorai, Mukesh Kumar, B. Majumdar, H. Chaudhury, S. Sarkar, D. K. Kundu, A. K. Chakraborty and Amarpreet Singh. (2013). Integrated weed management of jute (Corchorus spp.) and allied fibres. Paper presented in: National Seminar on “Jute and Allied Fibres in Changing Times: Issues and Strategies”, held during Janurary, 3-5, 2013 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India.  (Oral presentation: Presented by- A. K. Ghorai)


International

  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R. K. (2016). Prospects of medicinal and aromatic plants for crop diversification and enhancing farm income in jute based cropping system. Paper presented in: Fourth International Agronomy Congress on “Agronomy for Sustainable Management of Natural Resources, Environment, Energy and Livelihood Security to Achieve Zero Hunger Challenge” held during 22th-26th November, 2016 at ICAR-IARI, Pusa Campus, New Delhi, India.   (Poster presentation: Presented by- M. S. Behera)
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Mazumdar, S. P., Bera, A., Naik, M. R., Kundu, D. K., Behera, M. S., Kumar, M. and Sarkar, S. (2016). Sulphur and potassium fertilization for improved productivity and quality of jute seed. Paper presented in:  Fourth International Agronomy Congress on “Agronomy for Sustainable Management of Natural Resources, Environment, Energy and Livelihood Security to Achieve Zero Hunger Challenge” held during 22th-26th November, 2016 at ICAR-IARI, Pusa Campus, New Delhi, India. (Poster presentation: Presented by- Amarpreet Singh)
  • Behera, M.S., Kundu, D.K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A.K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R.K. (2016). Scope and opportunities of MAPs and spices in jute seed based cropping system. Paper presented in: International Conference on “Natural Resource Management: Ecological Perspectives” held during 18-20th February, 2016 organized by Indian Ecological Society at Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agriculture, Science and Technology at Jammu, Jammu & Kashmir, India. (Oral presentation: Presented by- M. S. Behera)
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Mazumdar, P. S., Bera, A., Naik, M.R., Kundu, D.K., Behera, M.S., Sarkar, S. and Kumar, M. (2016). Effect of sulphur and potassium application on yield and quality of jute seed in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal. Paper presented in: International Conference on “Recent Advances in Agriculture, Aquaculture, Food Technology, Environmental Dynamics and Climate Change (AFTEC-2016)” organized by Krishi Sanskriti, during 17th January, 2016 at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India. (Oral presentation: Presented by- Amarpreet Singh)
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Majumdar, S. P., Bera, A., Naik, M. R., Kundu, D. K. and Biswas, S. (2015). Yield and quality of jute seed as affected by Sulphur and potassium application in Burdwan district of West Bengal. Paper presented in: “The Second International conference on Bio-resources and Stress Management” held during 7-10th January, 2015 at PJTSAU, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad, India. (Oral presentation: Presented by- Amarpreet Singh)
  • Naik, M. R., Barman, D., Kumar, M., Amarpreet Singh, Kundu, D.K. and Sharma, H. K. (2015). In vitro screening of jute (Corchorus capsularis L. and Corchorus olitorius L.) against salt stress. Paper presented in: “The Second International conference on Bio-resources and Stress Management” held during 7-10th January, 2015 at PJTSAU, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad, India.   (Oral presentation: Presented by- M. Ramesh Naik)
  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh, Nayak, R. K. (2015). Profitability of growing medicinal and aromatic plants in jute based cropping system. Paper presented in: “The Second International conference on Bio-resources and Stress Management” held during 7-10th January, 2015 at PJTSAU, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad, India. (Oral presentation: Presented by- M. S. Behera)
  • Behera, M. S., Mahapatra, P. K., Singandhupe, R. B., Kundu, D. K. Satpathy, S. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Drip fertigation effect on yield, quality, water use and economics of ashawagandha in rice based cropping system. Paper presented in: International Symposium on “Integrated Water Resources Management”, held during February, 19-21, 2014 at Kozhikode, Kerala, India. (Oral presentation: Presented by- M. S. Behera)
  • Choudhary, S. B., Sharma, H. K., Kumar, A. A., Karmakar, P. G. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Abroma augusta L., A potential fibre producing agroforestry crop for dry and degraded lands. Paper presented in: World Congress on Agroforestry, held during February, 10-14, 2014 at New Delhi, India. (Poster presentation: Presented by- S. B. Choudhary)
  • Naik, R. M., Amarpreet Singh, Kundu, D. K. and Kumar, M. (2014). Screening of jute (Chorchorus capsularis) genotypes for salinity tolerances. Paper presented in: International Conference on “Biodiversity, Bio-resources and Biotechnology”, held during January, 30-31st, 2014 at Mysore, Karnataka, India. (Oral presentation: Presented by- M. Ramesh Naik)
  • Naik, M. R., Barman, D., Kumar, M., Kundu, D. K., Amarpreet Singh and Sharma, H. K. (2014). Effect of salinity on germination and seedling growth of tossa jute (Corchorus olitorius). Paper presented in: “International conference on Natural Fibres” held during 1st-3rd August, 2014 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India. (Poster presentation: Presented by- M. Ramesh Naik)
  • Kumar, M., Ghorai, A. K., Mitra, S., Amarpreet Singh, Naik, M. R., Majumdar, S. P. and Kundu, D. K. (2014). Effect of nutrient and crop residue management on productivity and resource use efficiency of different jute based cropping system. Paper presented in: “International conference on Natural Fibres” held during 1st-3rd August, 2014 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India. (Oral presentation: Presented by- Mukesh Kumar)
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Majumdar, S. P., Bera, A., Naik, M. R., and Kundu, D. K. (2014). Yield and quality of jute seed as influenced by application of potassium and sulphur in alluvial soil. Paper presented in: “International conference on Natural Fibres” held during 1st-3rd August, 2014 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India.                  (Poster presentation: Presented by- Amarpreet Singh)
  • Adhikary, B., Ghose, B., Barman, S. K., Adhikary, A. K., Mondal, A., Mitra, S., Sarkar, D., Mitra, J., Saha, D., Kar, C. S., Kumar, M. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Effect of nitrogen on growth and physiology of tossa (Corchorus olitorius) jute. Paper presented in: “International conference on Natural Fibres” held during 1st-3rd August, 2014 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India. (Poster presentation: Presented by- Sabyasachi Mitra)
  • Mitra, S., Saha, M., Amarpreet Singh, Satya, P. and Mandal, K. (2014). Enhancement of pectinase production by Bacillus subtilis for biochemical degradation of pectin in ramie fibre. Paper presented in: “International conference on Natural Fibres held during 1st-3rd August, 2014 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India. (Poster presentation: Presented by- Sabyasachi Mitra)
  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Kumar, M. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Potential of growing medicinal and aromatic crops in jute based cropping system for higher income. Paper presented in: “International conference on Natural Fibres held during 1st-3rd August, 2014 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India. (Poster presentation: Presented by- M. S. Behera)
  • Ghorai, A. K., Kundu, D. K., Jagannadham, G., Barman, D., Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, S., Biswas, A. and Gope, S. (2014). Innovative ways of enhancing growth and fibre yields of jute and mesta under limited water supply. Paper presented in: “International conference on Natural Fibres held during 1st-3rd August, 2014 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India.(Poster presentation: Presented by- A. K. Ghorai)
  • Mitra, S., Saha, M., Mondal, A., Kumar, M., Amarpreet Singh, Satya, P. and Mandal, K. (2014). Integrated nutrient management in ramie (Boehmeria nivea L. Gaud.). Paper presented in: “International conference on Natural Fibres” held during 1st-3rd August, 2014 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
                  (Oral presentation: Presented by- Sabyasachi Mitra)
  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh and Nayak R. K. (2014). Integration of medicinal and aromatic plant in jute based cropping system for increasing farm income. Paper presented in: National Symposium on “Management options for enhancing farm productivity and livelihood security under changing climate”, held during 29-31st October, 2014 at Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT), Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. (Poster presentation: Presented by- M. S. Behera)
  • Amarpreet Singh and Y. S. Shivay. (2013). Residual effect of zinc fertilizer sources and green manuring crops on durum wheat. Paper presented in: 1st International Conference on “Bio-resource and Stress Management”, held during February, 6-9, 2013 at Kolkata, West Bengal, India.(Oral presentation: Presented by- Amarpreet Singh)
  • Amarpreet Singh and Y. S. Shivay. (2012). Agronomic bio-fortification of Basmati rice (Oryza sativa L.) with zinc. Paper presented in: 3rd International Agronomy Congress, held during November, 26-30, 2012 at New Delhi, India. (Poster presentation: Presented by- Amarpreet Singh)

Abstracts published in the Book of Abstracts of Conference / Seminars / Workshops / Congress etc.

  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik RK. (2017). Integration of spices medicinal and aromatic plants for crop diversification and enhancing farm income in jute seed based cropping system. In: Book of Abstracts, National conference on “Enhancing Nutritional Security through Climate Smart Farming Practices” held during 17th-18th March, 2017. Pp. 46-47.
  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D.  K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh, Panda, A. R. and Naik, R. K. (2016). Post-harvest Root grading of Ashwagandha in increasing Profitability of Farmers in Jute-rice-medicinal plants cropping sequence. In: Book of Abstracts, All India Seminar on “Post-Harvest Management of Fruits and Vegetables” held during 01st-02nd June, 2016 organized by Agricultural Engineering, Division, West Bengal State Center, The Institution of Engineers (India), Kolkata, West Bengal, India.  Pp. 39.
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Mazumdar, S. P., Bera, A., Naik, M. R., Kundu, D. K., Behera, M. S., Kumar, M. and Sarkar, S. (2016). Effect of sulphur and potassium application on yield and quality of jute seed in alluvial soils of West Bengal. In: Book of Abstracts, National conference on “Innovative and Current Advances in Agriculture and Applied Sciences (ICAAAS-2016)” held during 10th & 11th December, 2016 at PJTSAU, Rajendranagar, Hyderbad, Telengana, India. Pp. 122.
  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R. K. (2016). Prospects of medicinal and aromatic plants for crop diversification and enhancing farm income in jute based cropping system. In: Book of Extended Summaries, Vol-I, Fourth International Agronomy Congress on “Agronomy for Sustainable Management of Natural Resources, Environment, Energy and Livelihood Security to Achieve Zero Hunger Challenge” held during 22th-26th November, 2016 at ICAR-IARI, Pusa Campus, New Delhi, India. Pp. 195-196.
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Mazumdar, S. P., Bera, A., Naik, M. R., Kundu, D. K., Behera, M. S., Kumar, M. and Sarkar, S. (2016). In: Book of Extended Summaries, Vol-I, Sulphur and potassium fertilization for improved productivity and quality of jute seed. Paper presented in:  Book of Extended Summaries, Vol-II, Fourth International Agronomy Congress on “Agronomy for Sustainable Management of Natural Resources, Environment, Energy and Livelihood Security to Achieve Zero Hunger Challenge” held during 22th-26th November, 2016 at ICAR-IARI, Pusa Campus, New Delhi, India. Pp.679-680.
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Majumdar, S.P., Bera, A., Naik, M.R., Kundu, D.K., Behera, M.S., Sarkar, S. and Kumar, M. (2016). Yield and quality of jute seed as influenced by sulphur and potassium application in Burdwan district of West Bengal. In: Book of Abstracts, National Seminar on “Integrating Agri-Horticultural and Allied Research for Food and Nutritional Security in the Era of Global Climate Disruption”. 4-6 March 2016, Imphal, Manipur, India. Pp.26.
  • Behera, M.S., Kundu, D.K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A.K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R.K. (2016). Production potential and economic feasibility of growing MAPs in jute fibre based cropping system. In: Book of Abstracts, 11th National Symposium on “Innovations in Coastal Agriculture-Current Status and Potential under Changing Environment”.14-17 January 2016, ICAR-Indian Institute of Water Management, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. Pp.147.
  • Behera, M.S., Kundu, D.K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A.K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R.K. (2016). Scope and opportunities of MAPs and spices in jute seed based cropping system. In: Book of Abstracts, International Conference on “Natural Resource Management: Ecological Perspectives” held during 18-20th February, 2016 organized by Indian Ecological Society at Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agriculture, Science and Technology, Jammu, Jammu & Kashmir, India. Pp.141-142.
  • Behera, M.S., Kundu, D.K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A.K., Amarpreet Singh and Naik, R.K. (2016). Introduction of medicinal and aromatic plants as intercrops in sisal plantation for increasing income of tribal farmers in Plateau region of India. In: Book of Abstracts, National Seminar on “Sustainable Family Farming for Food, Nutritional & livelihood Security” held during 5-6th March, 2016, at Visva Bharati, West Bengal, India. Pp.23-24.
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Mazumdar, P. S., Bera, A., Naik, M.R., Kundu, D.K., Behera, M.S., Sarkar, S. and Kumar, M. (2016). Effect of sulphur and potassium application on yield and quality of jute seed in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal. In: Journal of Agro-ecology and Natural Resource Management, 3(1). International Conference on “Recent Advances in Agriculture, Aquaculture, Food Technology, Environmental Dynamics and Climate Change (AFTEC-2016)” organized by Krishi Sanskriti, during 17th January, 2016 at JNU, New Delhi, India. Pp.76.
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Majumdar, S. P., Bera, A., Naik, M. R., Kundu, D. K. and Biswas, S. (2015). Yield and quality of jute seed as affected by Sulphur and potassium application in Burdwan district of West Bengal. In: Compendium of Abstracts, The Second International conference on Bio-resources and Stress Management,7-10th January, 2015, Hyderabad, India. Pp. 348.
  • Naik, M. R., Barman, D., Kumar, M., Amarpreet Singh, Kundu, D.K. and Sharma, H. K. (2015). In vitro screening of jute (Corchorus capsularis L. and Corchorus olitorius L.) against salt stress. In: Compendium of Abstracts, The Second International conference on Bio-resources and Stress Management,7-10th January, 2015, Hyderabad, India. Pp. 273.
  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh, Nayak, R. K. (2015). Profitability of growing medicinal and aromatic plants in jute based cropping system. In: Compendium of Abstracts, The Second International conference on Bio-resources and Stress Management,7-10th January, 2015, Hyderabad, India. Pp. 97.
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Majumdar, S. P., Kundu, D. K., Naik, M. R., Bera, A., and Behera, M. S. (2015). Nutrient management for higher growth and seed yield of jute under transplanted condition. In: Souvenir and Book of Abstracts, National Conference on “Indigenous Innovations and Foreign Technology Transfer in Fertilizer Industry: Needs, Constraints and Desired Simplification", 17th January, 2015, Barrackpore, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Pp. 39-40.
  • Naik, M. R., Barman, D., Kumar, M., Kundu, D. K., Amarpreet Singh and Sharma, H. K. (2014). Effect of salinity on germination and seedling growth of tossa jute (Corchorus olitorius). In: Invited Lectures and Book of Abstracts, International conference on Natural Fibres, 1-3rd August, 2014, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Pp. 214.
  • Kumar, M., Ghorai, A. K., Mitra, S., Amarpreet Singh, Naik, M. R., Majumdar, S. P. and Kundu, D. K. (2014). Effect of nutrient and crop residue management on productivity and resource use efficiency of different jute based cropping system. In: Invited Lectures and Book of Abstracts, International conference on Natural Fibres, 1-3rd August, 2014, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Pp. 113.
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Majumdar, S. P., Bera, A., Naik, M. R., and Kundu, D. K. (2014). Yield and quality of jute seed as influenced by application of potassium and sulphur in alluvial soil. In: Invited Lectures and Book of Abstracts, International conference on Natural Fibres, 1-3rd August, 2014, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Pp. 199.
  • Adhikary, B., Ghose, B., Barman, S. K., Adhikary, A. K., Mondal, A., Mitra, S., Sarkar, D., Mitra, J., Saha, D., Kar, C. S., Kumar, M. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Effect of nitrogen on growth and physiology of tossa (Corchorus olitorius) jute. In: Invited Lectures and Book of Abstracts, International conference on Natural Fibres, 1-3rd August, 2014, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Pp. 204.
  • Mitra, S., Saha, M., Amarpreet Singh, Satya, P. and Mandal, K. (2014). Enhancement of pectinase production by Bacillus subtilis for biochemical degradation of pectin in ramie fibre. In: Invited Lectures and Book of Abstracts, International conference on Natural Fibres, 1-3rd August, 2014, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Pp. 227.
  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Kumar, M. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Potential of growing medicinal and aromatic crops in jute based cropping system for higher income. In: Invited Lectures and Book of Abstracts, International conference on Natural Fibres, 1-3rd August, 2014, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Pp. 205.
  • Ghorai, A. K., Kundu, D. K., Jagannadham, G., Barman, D., Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, S., Biswas, A. and Gope, S. (2014). Innovative ways of enhancing growth and fibre yields of jute and mesta under limited water supply. In: Invited Lectures and Book of Abstracts, International conference on Natural Fibres, 1-3rd August, 2014, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Pp. 203.
  • Mitra, S., Saha, M., Mondal, A., Kumar, M., Amarpreet Singh, Satya, P. and Mandal, K. (2014). Integrated nutrient management in ramie (Boehmeria nivea L. Gaud.). In: Invited Lectures and Book of Abstracts, International conference on Natural Fibres, 1-3rd August, 2014, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Pp. 111.
  • Behera, M. S., Kundu, D. K., Satpathy, S., Jha, A. K., Amarpreet Singh and Nayak R. K. (2014). Integration of medicinal and aromatic plant in jute based cropping system for increasing farm income. In: Extended Summary, National Symposium on “Management options for enhancing farm productivity and livelihood security under changing climate”, 29-31st October, 2014, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. Pp. 141-143.
  • Mukesh Kumar, Kundu, D. K., A. K. Ghorai, Sonali P. Mazumdar and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Impact of long term use of manure and fertilizers on weed infestation in jute in Indo-Gangetic plain. In: Book of Abstracts, Biennial Conference of Indian Society of Weed Science on “Emerging Challenges in Weed Management”, February, 15-17, 2014, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India. Pp. 29.
  • Behera, M. S., Mahapatra, P. K., Singandhupe, R. B., Kundu, D. K. Satpathy, S. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Drip fertigation effect on yield, quality, water use and economics of ashawagandha in rice based cropping system. In: Abstracts, International Symposium on “Integrated Water Resources Management”, February, 19-21, 2014, Kozhikode, Kerala, India. Pp. 168.
  • Choudhary, S. B., Sharma, H. K., Kumar, A. A., Karmakar, P. G. and Amarpreet Singh. (2014). Abroma augusta L., A potential fibre producing agroforestry crop for dry and degraded lands. In: Book of Abstracts, World Congress on Agroforestry, February, 10-14, 2014, New Delhi, India. Pp. 303.
  • Naik, R. M., Amarpreet Singh, Kundu, D. K. and Kumar, M. (2014). Screening of jute (Chorchorus capsularis) genotypes for salinity tolerances. In: Proceedings of International Conference on “Biodiversity, Bio-resources and Biotechnology”, January, 30-31, 2014, Mysore, Karnataka, India. Pp. 32.
  • Amarpreet Singh, Kumar, M., Majumdar, S. P., Kundu, D. K., Ghorai, A. K., Mitra, S., Naik, R. and Behera, M. S. (2014). Balanced fertilization for higher jute seed production under transplanted condition. In: Proceedings of International Conference on “Biodiversity, Bio-resources and Biotechnology”, January, 30-31, 2014, Mysore, Karnataka, India. Pp. 32-33.
  • Mukesh Kumar, S. R. Singh, S. K. Jha, A. K. Ghorai, Sonali P. Majumdar, Amarpreet Singh, S. Mitra and D. K. Kundu. (2013). Productivity, economics and energy analysis of jute based cropping system. In: Book of Abstracts, National Seminar on “Jute and Allied Fibres in Changing Times: Issues and Strategies”, January, 3-5, 2013, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Pp. 5.
  • Amarpreet Singh and Y. S. Shivay. (2013). Residual effect of zinc fertilizer sources and green manuring crops on durum wheat. In: Abstracts, 1st International Conference on “Bio-resource and Stress Management”, February, 6-9, 2013, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Pp. 39.
  • A.K. Ghorai, Mukesh Kumar, B. Majumdar, H. Chaudhury, S. Sarkar, D. K. Kundu, A. K. Chakraborty and Amarpreet Singh. (2013). Integrated weed management of jute (Corchorus spp.) and allied fibres. In: Book of Abstracts, National Seminar on “Jute and Allied Fibres in Changing Times: Issues and Strategies”, January, 3-5, 2013, Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Pp. 46.
  • Amarpreet Singh and Y. S. Shivay. (2012). Agronomic bio-fortification of Basmati rice (Oryza sativa L.) with zinc. In: Extended Summaries Volume-2: 3rd International Agronomy Congress, November, 26-30, 2012, New Delhi, India. Pp 123-124.

Membership of Professional Societies / Bodies acquired:

  • Indian Society of Agronomy (Life Member)
  • Indian Society for Plant Physiology (Life Member)
  • Indian Society of Weed Science (Life Member)
  • International Weed Science Society (Life Member)
  • Indian Science Congress Association (Life Member)
  • Indian Science News Association (Life Member)
  • The Indian Natural Fibre Society (Life Member)
  • Indian Ecological Society (Life Member)
  • Crop; Weed Science Society (Life Member)
  • Indian Association of Biological Sciences (Life Member)
  • Indian Society of Agricultural Science (Life Member)
  • Indian Society of Soil Science (Life Member)
  • International Society for Applied Life Sciences (Life Member)
  • The Agricultural Society of India (Life Member)
  • The Indian Society of Agro Physics (Life Member)
  • Society for Scientific Development in Agriculture and Technology (Life Member)
  • Astha Foundation (Life Member)

Administration/ Management/ Coordination:

  • Worked as the Scientist-In-Charge of Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog [Regional Research Station of ICAR-Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Barrackpore, Kolkata, West Bengal] (from 15th June, 2015 to 14th July, 2017).
  • Management & Maintenance of all the Genetic / Soil / Water / Farm / Facilities at Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog and performance of different day-to-day administrative activities was done (from 15th June, 2015 to 14th July, 2017) as the Scientist-In-Charge of Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog.
  • Worked as the Chairman of Sales and Purchase Committee, Farm Management Committee, Repairing and Construction Committee and Swachha Bharat Mission Committee of Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog (from 15th June, 2015 to 14th July, 2017).
  • Acted as a Team Member of Member of Rajbhasha Implementation Committee of ICAR-CRJIJAF, Barrackpore.
  • Acted as an Organizer / Convener / Coordinator / Team Member for Management & Maintenance of Genetic / Soil / Water / Farm / Facilities at Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog (from 15th June, 2015 to 14th July, 2017) and helped / supervised in various farm management practices at Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog.
  • Multiplied and maintained ramie gene pool of all the existing collections / selections of ramie at Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog (from 15th June, 2015 to 14th July, 2017).
  • Maintenance of > 60 ha farm area of Ramie Research Station, Sorbhog was done (from 15th June, 2015 to 14th July, 2017).
  • Maintenance and Agronomic management of ramie plantation at RRS, Sorbhog was done  (from 15th June, 2015 to 14th July, 2017) for continuous and assured supply of quality planting material (plantlets and rhizomes etc.) to the farmers / state agriculture departments / NGOs / KVKs / SHGs etc. and for quality ramie fibre (un-degummed) to the industries.
  • Tossa Jute germplasm (>1,700 accessions) were maintained and screened against stem rot under sick plot conditions of RRS, Sorbhog for two cropping seasons (2014-15 and 2015-16).

 

I certify that the above information is correct to the best of my knowledge - Dr. Amarpreet Singh

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