Yashbir Singh Shivay
Division of Agronomy
Indian Agricultural Research Institute
Yashbir Singh Shivay is a Principal Scientist at Indian Agricultural Research Institute,New Delhi.He has quite good number of publications to his credit: (i) Research papers 158; (ii) Review papers 16; (iii) Book chapters 17; (iv) Popular articles (a) English 54 (b) Hindi 81; (v) Books 4; (vi) Manuals 3; (vii) Edited books / publications 5; (viii) Technical reports 2; and (ix) papers presented in seminars/symposia/conferences (a) International (52) (b) National (37). He received National Talent Scholarship of UP Board (1983-86), Chinese Government Scholarship (1998-99) and Norwegian Government Scholarship (2003-04), National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS) Associate Fellowship (2007), Fellow of Indian Society of Agronomy (2009), Distinguished Scientist Award 2009 from Society for Recent Development in Agriculture, Indian Agricultural Research Institute Best Teacher Award 2009, IARI First Prize for best Hindi article 2010, FAI Golden Jubilee Award of Excellence 2012, FAI Shriram Puraskar 2012, IARI. He is also life member of fourteen Professional Societies.He have attended 12 specialized training programmes in India and one each on crop nutrition and ecological agriculture in China and in Norway.
He is specialized in the areas of research are Soil fertility, Crop Nutrition, Rice-wheat agronomy and Ecological/Organic Agriculture.