Division of Agronomy
Indian Agricultural Research Institute
Dinesh Kumar is a Principal Scientist at Indian Agricultural Research Institute.He has published in high-level, peer reviewed national and international journals and authored or co-authored many books, book chapters, bulletins and manuals. His awards include the JRF (ICAR), SRF (IARI), Dr P.R. Deshmukh Young Agronomist Award (2000), Chinese Government Scholarship (2001-02), Commonwealth Academic Staff Fellowship (2008), Dr. D. N. Puri Memorial Award (2007-2008) and Fellow-Indian Society of Agronomy (2012). He specializes in organic agriculture, soil fertility & nutrient management, and rice agronomy.