Agronomy


Majji Jitendra

M.Sc Ag., Assistant Professor, Department of Agronomy
Email Id : :jitendramajji@gmail.com

DATE OF JOINING: 02-01-2023

ADDITIONAL DUTIES: Addl. Warden (Boys Hostel), Farm Manager, Manger (ELP Organic production technology Unit)

Working Experience

  • NAME OF THE INSTITUTIONS STUDIED(UG,PG,PH.D): Agricultural college, Bapatla (UG and PG)
  • WORKING EXPERIENCE: 2 Yrs 10 Months
  • Masters Research work on “Evaluation of Post-emergence herbicides in Groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.)

AWARDS AND CERTIFICATIONS

  • Actively participated in student development programme 2017-18.
  • Worked as Teaching Assistant (TA) at Sri Swaminathan Agriculture Polytechnic College for 10 Months from 1st November 2018 to 31st August 2019.
  • Worked as Teaching Associate (TA) for 5 Months and Principal for 7 Months at B.R. Agriculture Polytechnic College from 1st November 2021 to 31st October 2022.
  • Actively participated and completed training on “Preparation of Bio-pesticides and Bio-fertilizers” under sustainable agriculture, health, education and rural development programme.
  • Participated in the annual post graduate students national seminar on “Multidimensional Approaches for Sustaining Food and Nutritional Security”.
  • Participated in national seminar for Post Graduate Students on “Challenges and opportunities for profitable agriculture”.

NAME: Dr. Kommireddy Poojitha

DESIGNATION: Assistant Professor & Head, Department of Agronomy

QUALIFICATION: Ph.D in Agronomy

DATE OF JOINING: 30-03-2024

ADDITIONAL DUTIES: Managing Director of Organic Farming Unit

ID: pujithareddy.71@gmail.com

NAME OF THE INSTITUTIONS STUDIED(UG,PG,Ph.D):

UG- S.V. Agricultural College, Tirupati, ANGRAU

PG- GKVK, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore

Ph.D- GKVK, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore

WORKING EXPERIENCE: 2 years

Research papers:

  1. R. Anand, H. D. Shiva Kumar, Kommireddy Poojitha and K. N. Kalyana Murthy, 2019, Secondary and micronutrient management practices in organic farming- An Overview. Current Agriculture Research Journal, 7(1): 4-18.
  2. Kommireddy Poojitha, M. T. Sanjay, K. N. Kalyana Murthy, G. N. Dhanapal, N. Nagaraju and A. Satish, 2021, Bioefficacy and phytotoxicity of different new herbicide molecules on weed growth, crop growth and yield parameters of maize. Indian Journal of Plant Protection, 49(1): 85-90.
  3. Kommireddy Poojitha, M. T. Sanjay, K. N. Kalyana Murthy, 2021, Weed and nutrient dynamics in maize as influenced by different weed management practices. Biological Forum – An International Journal, 13(4): 632-636.
  4. Narayani Priyadarshini Panda, K. N. Kalyana Murthy, Madam Vikramarjun and Kommireddy Poojitha, 2021, Effect of different post-emergence herbicides on weeds, crop yield and economics of greengram grown in rainy season. Indian Journal of Weed Science, 53(3): 300-304.
  5. Kommireddy Poojitha, M. T. Sanjay, K. N. Kalyana Murthy and Mude Ashok Naik, 2022, Influence of weed management by new generation herbicides on yield and economics of maize (Zea mays ). The Pharma Innovation Journal, 11(6): 1350-1353.
  6. Kommireddy Poojitha, N. Kalyana Murthy, G. N. Dhanapal, M. T. Sanjay, Y. A. Nanja Reddy and L. Krishna Naik, 2022, Effect of different weed management practices on weed growth, yield and economics of direct seeded rice in eastern dry zone of Karnataka. Mysore Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 56(1): 186-192.
  7. Sheri Vaishnav, M. R. Ananda, Madam Vikramarjun and Kommireddy Poojitha, 2022, Growth and development of groundnut (Arachis hypogaea) as influenced by different levels and timing of phosphogypsum nutrition. International Journal of Environment and Climate Change, 12(5): 80-83.
  8. Kommireddy Poojitha, K. N. Kalyana Murthy, M. T. Sanjay and G. N. Dhanapal, 2022, Impact of Weed Management Practices on the Weed Dynamics, Nutrient Uptake Pattern of Weeds and Direct Seeded Rice. International Journal of Plant & Soil Science, 34(23): 1093-1104.
  9. Kommireddy Poojitha, K. N. Kalyana Murthy, M. T. Sanjay and G. N. Dhanapal, 2022, Yield and Economics of different Weed Management Practices in Summer Direct Seeded Rice (Oryza sativa). Biological Forum – An International Journal 14(4a): 199-202.
  10. Kommireddy Poojitha, K. N. Kalyana Murthy, M. T. Sanjay and G. N. Dhanapal, 2022, Effect of Different Herbicides and Allelochemicals on Weed Density and Soil Microbial Population under Direct Seeded Rice (Oryza sativa). International Journal of Environment and Climate Change, 12(12): 589-596.

Kommireddy Poojitha, K. N. Kalyana Murthy, M. T. Sanjay and G. N. Dhanapal, 2023, Weed management efficacy of herbicides and allelochemicals in direct seeded rice. Indian Journal of Weed Science, 55(2):153-

POPULAR ARTICLES: 17

S. No

Authors

Topic

Year

Magazine

1

Kommireddy Poojitha, Darthiya. M and Mude Ashok Naik

Nanofertilizers

 

2021

Just Agriculture, 1(8), e-ISSN: 2582-8223.

2

Mude Ashok Naik, Kommireddy Poojitha and Darthiya. M

Best Agronomic Practices of Tomato Cultivation

2021

Just Agriculture, 1(8), e-ISSN: 2582-8223.

3

Darthiya, M., Mude Ashok Naik and Kommireddy Poojitha

Super Plants” (Azolla) For Sustainable Rice Production

2021

Just Agriculture, 1(8), e-ISSN: 2582-8223.

4

Arakanti Chaitanya, G. Adi Lakshmi, Kommireddy Poojitha

Liquid organic’s: a potential source of nutrients in organic agriculture.

2021

Agriculture and Food e-newsletter, 3(6), e-ISSN: 2581-8317, pp: 512-513.

5

Arakanti Chaitanya, G. Adi Lakshmi, Kommireddy Poojitha

Agronomic bio fortification – A way out to deal micronutrient deficiencies

2021

Agriblossom, 1(10), ISSN: 2582-8258, Pp: 39-42.

6

Darthiya, M., Mude Ashok Naik and Kommireddy Poojitha

Indigenous red rice: A nutri – rich food.

2021

Readers shelf, 17(11), ISSN No.:2321-7405, pp: 15-17.

7

Darthiya, M., Mude Ashok Naik and Kommireddy Poojitha

Agricultural ornithology.

2021

Readers shelf, 17(11), ISSN No.:2321-7405, pp: 24-27.

8

Kommireddy Poojitha, Darthiya, M. and Mude Ashok Naik

Floating bed cultivation-The indigenous hydroponic system.

2021

Readers shelf, 17(11), ISSN No.:2321-7405, pp: 29-31.

9

Darthiya, M., Mude Ashok Naik and Kommireddy Poojitha

Forensic entomology – An Indian perspective.

2021

Readers shelf, 17(12), ISSN No.:2321-7405, pp: 6-9.

10

Kommireddy Poojitha, Darthiya, M. and Mude Ashok Naik

Facts of organic farming issues.

2021

Readers shelf, 17(12), ISSN No.:2321-7405, pp: 9-10.

11

Darthiya, M., Mude Ashok Naik and Kommireddy Poojitha

Cashew nut shell liquid as a biopesticide and biofertilizer.

2021

Readers shelf, 17(12), ISSN No.:2321-7405, pp: 45-47.

12

Darthiya, M., Mude Ashok Naik and Kommireddy Poojitha

Good organic agriculture practices.

2021

Readers shelf, 18(1), ISSN No.:2321-7405, pp: 4-7.

13

Darthiya, M., Mude Ashok Naik and Kommireddy Poojitha

Soil health management system (SHMS).

2021

Readers shelf, 18(1), ISSN No.:2321-7405, pp: 7-9.

14

Kommireddy Poojitha, Darthiya, M. and Mude Ashok Naik

Applications of remote sensing in weed management

2022

Readers shelf, 18(6), ISSN No.:2321-7405, pp: 18-19.

15

Kommireddy Poojitha, Darthiya, M. and Mude Ashok Naik

Herbicide residue estimation techniques

2022

Readers shelf, 18(7), ISSN No.:2321-7405, pp: 7-8.

16

Kommireddy Poojitha, Darthiya, M. and Mude Ashok Naik

Formulations of biofertilizers

2022

Readers shelf, 18(7), ISSN No.:2321-7405, pp: 8-10.

17

Kommireddy Poojitha, Arakanti Chaitanya, D. V. Kusumalatha G. Adi Lakshmi,

Carbon farming and Carbon trading

2022

Agriculture Letters, 3(11), ISSSN No.:2582-6522, pp: 66-68.

PRESENTATIONS  IN WORKSHOPS/SYMPOSIUMS/CONFERENCES : 10

 Conference paper:

1.      Kommireddy Poojitha, K. N. Kalyana Murthy, M.T. Sanjay and G.N. Dhanapal, 2022, managing weeds for sustainable production of direct seeded rice in the emerging cases of herbicide resistance. Innovative Technologies and its Applications in Higher Education – Agriculture, 17-19th October, Pp.180-186. ISBN 978-93-92042-44-7.

2.      Kommireddy Poojitha, K. N. Kalyana Murthy and M. T. Sanjay, G. N. Dhanapal, Y. A. Nanja Reddy and L. Krishna Naik, 2022, Investigations on herbicide resistance in Echinochloa colona and their management strategies under direct-seeded rice in 3rd International weed conference on “Weed problems and management challenges: Future perspectives” 20th-23rd December, 2022 at Anand Agricultural University, Gujarat. Pp.108.

        Extended Summaries:

3.      Kommireddy Poojitha, K. N. Kalyana Murthy, M.T. Sanjay and G.N. Dhanapal, 2022, Response of direct seeded rice (Oryza sativa L.) to various pre and post emergence herbicides. International Conference on System of Crop Intensification (ICSCI 2022) for Climate-Smart Livelihood and Nutritional Security.12th-14th December, 2022, IIRR, Hyderabad. Pp.459-460.

4.   Kommireddy Poojitha and M. T. Sanjay, Integrated farming systems, an option to double the farmer’s income in National symposium in Integrated Farming Systems for 3Es, 23-24th December, 2018. Pp.134.

5.      Kommireddy Poojitha and K. N. Kalyana Murthy, Integrated fish-poultry-vegetable farming system for sustainable rural livelihood security for small farmers in National symposium in Integrated Farming Systems for 3Es, 23-24th December, 2018. Pp.133.

6.      Kommireddy poojitha, 2019, Bio-efficacy and phytotoxicity of new herbicide molecules for effective weed management in maize (Zea mays L.). Mysore Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 53(1): 139.

7.      Kommireddy Poojitha, M. T. Sanjay, K. N. Kalyana Murthy and G.N. Dhanapal, Bio-efficacy and phytotoxicity of new herbicide molecules on weed and crop growth and yield of maize in Indian Society of Weed Science Biennial Conference on “Weed Management for Enhancing Farmers’ Income and Food Security”, ICAR – Central Coastal Agricultural Research Institute, Goa (India); 5-7th February, 2020. Pp.173.

8.      Kommireddy Poojitha, K. N. Kalyana Murthy and Arakanti Chaitanya, Climate smart agriculture – an approach for food security in NCPGS on “Multidimensional Approaches for Sustaining Food and Nutritional Security” 4-5th February, 2021 at S.V. Agricultural College, Tirupati. Pp.140-141.

9.      Kommireddy Poojitha, Arakanti Chaitanya and G. Adi Lakshmi, Utilization of paper and pulp industry waste and byproducts in agriculture in National seminar on “Empowerment of Rural Youth with Novel Agricultural Technologies (ERYNAT 2022)” 28-29th, January 2022, organized by The Andhra Agricultural Union, Agricultural college, Bapatla. Pp.132.

10.  Kommireddy Poojitha, K. N. Kalyana Murthy and M. T. Sanjay, 2023, Evaluation of different allelochemicals for the control of herbicide resistant population of Echinochloa colona in 6th International conference on “Strategies and challenges in agricultural and life science for food security and sustainable environment” 28-30th April, 2023 at Shimla, HP, India. Pp.165.

AWARDS, PATENTS & OTHERS – 7 gold medals

1.      University of Agricultural Sciences Gold Medal

2.      Dr. K. Somasekhara Memorial Gold Medal

3.      Smt. Anita Kumaraswamy Gold Medal

4.  Dr. K. Krishnamurthy Gold Medal Certificate

5.      University of Agricultural Sciences Gold Medal

6.      Dr. H. R. Arakeri Gold Medal

7.      Dr. Premnath Agricultural Science Foundation Gold Medal

   Text books: 1

Anand M. R., Poojitha Kommireddy, Seenappa C., Kalyana Murthy K. N. and Ningaraju G. K., 2023, Textbook on Agroecology. Elite publishing house.

NAME:Dr. S. Pradeep Kumar

DESIGNATION: Assistant Professor

QUALIFICATION: Ph.D, (Ag), Agronomy

DATE OF JOINING:08.04.2024

ID: pradeepagro004@gmail.com

NAME OF THE INSTITUTIONS STUDIED(UG,PG,PH.D): UG & PG Agricultural college Naira,- ANGRAU, Ph.D at Agriculture College and Research Institute, Coimbatore – TNAU

WORKING EXPERIENCE:3. 6 years

RESEARCH ARTICLES:

1.Eco-friendly Synthesis and Characterization of Amorphous Nanosilica from Rice Husk (1st author )

2.Influence of rice husk ash- derived silica nanoparticles on sweetcorn (Zea mays L. saccharata) seed germination (1st author )

3.Fortification of Zinc In Rice – Greengram Cropping System (1st author )

4.Yield And Quality Of Rice- Greengram System as Influenced by Zinc Fortification (1st author )

5.Bio Efficacy and Residual Trials of Diuron 80 WP Formulation Against Weeds in Maize (1st author )

6.Bio efficacy of insecticides against gram pod borer, Helicoverpa armigera in Redgram (2nd author )

7.Ensuing economic gains from finger millet (Eleusine coracana.L) due to different dates of sowing in varieties (3rd author)

8.Growth and yield of finger millet (Eleusine coracana.L) at different sowing dates in coastal A.P. (3rd author)

PRESENTATIONS IN WORKSHOPS/SYMPOSIUMS/CONFERENCES:

Poster presentation  on Crop improvement through zinc fortification (National Seminar onFuturistic Agriculture For Sustainable Food Security)

AWARDS,PATENTS&OTHERS:

Delivered talk through I.R (All India Radio) on “ARUTHADI PANTALALO SASYAPOSHANACHARYALU”