Dr. Ramchandra
Dr. Ramchandra
Assistant Professor


Department
Department of Silviculture And Agroforestry
Qualification
B.Sc. (Ag.); M.Sc; Ph.D;
Area of Specialization
Agricultural Economics
Phone No
9839094242
E-mail
ramchandra@shiats.edu.in, ramchandra@shiats.edu.in

Educational Details
DegreeUniversity/BoardYear
Ph.DKanpur University, Kanpur1994
M.Sc(Ag)University of Allahabad1983
B.Sc.(Ag.)University of Allahabad1981


Professional Summary

Dr. Ramchandra is presently working as Assistant Professor in field of Agricultural Economics and Forest Economics, School of Forestry & Environment, Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences (formerly Allahabad Agricultural Institute) Deemed to-be-University, Allahabad w.e.f April 1, 2011 to till date. Started  carrier as Junior Scientist in “Operational Research Project in Mixed Farming,” Indian Council of Agricultural Research (I.C.A.R.) at Allahabad Agricultural Institute, Allahabad from July 15, 1986 to August 1992. Worked as Programme Officer in Zonal Coordinating Unit -1,Indian Council of Agricultural Research (I.C.A.R.) P.A.U. Campus Ludhiana (Pb.) from September 1, 1992 to March 31, 2003. Worked as Principal in GuruTeg Bahadur Degree College, Allahabad from April1, 2003 to March 31, 2004. Work as Project Associate in different projects in School of Forestry and Environment, SHIATS, Allahabad from April1, 2004 to March31, 20011.


    Expertise

    Agricultural Economics and Forest Economics


    Projects

    Principal Investigator:

    Title of the project: “Economic analysis of Post- Harvest Losses and Marketing of Vegetables in Eastern Uttar Pradesh”. (University Funded during the Year 2013-14)


    Publications

    BOOK  PUBLISHED

    • Ramchandra, Agrawal 2014 -Principles of Forest Economics, Rubi Press &Co. Daryaganj, New Delhi
    • Ramchandra, Agrawal Rahul 2013. Gadhian Political Economics, Maxford Books Darya Ganj New Delhi 

    BOOK ACCEPTED FOR PUBLICATION IN 2015-16: The following two books have been accepted for publication under the Directorate of Knowledge Management in Agriculture Krishi Anusandhan Bhavan ICAR, New Delhi 110012:

    • Ramchandra (2015) -“Fundamental of Forest Economics” Under the Directorate of Knowledge Management in Agriculture Krishi Anusandhan Bhavan ICAR, New Delhi 110012.
    • Ramchandra (2015) – “Principles of Agricultural Economics” Under the Directorate of Knowledge Management in Agriculture Krishi Anusandhan Bhavan ICAR, New Delhi 110012.
    1. Winter School Attended on
      • Managing Natural Resources for Sustainable Rural Security” from 18 November to 8 December, 2015 at School of Forestry and Environment, SHIATS, Allahabad.

    Association with Academic Organizations

    • Reviewer, World Journal of Agricultural Research, from Science and Education Publishing, USA.
    •  VMCof Kendrya Vidyalaya, Old Cant. Allahabad.
    • VMC of Kendrya Vidyalaya, CRPF, Phapha Mau. Allahabad

    RESEARCH PAPER PUBLISHED (In International Journal)

    1. Ramchandra (1993); Resources allocation for establishing a Broiler Enterprise Poultry Guide, June-July (XXX) 6 -7.
    2. Bamboo cultivation Through Flute Technology in the wasteland of Allahabad District S.B. Lal, Biswarup Mehera and Ramchandra, New Agriculturist Vol. 15 No. (1, 2) Year 15 (1,2)2004 page 149 - 151.
    3. Performance evaluation of Jatropha curcas in different Districts of Utter Pradesh      S.B. Lal, Biswarup Mehera, Ramchandra and Amit Larkin, New Agriculturist Vol. 15 No. (1,2) Year 2004 141 - 144.
    4. Economic Feasibility of Papaya Based Agro-Forestry System under Irrigated Conditions. S. B. Lal, Ramchandra, B. Mehera, P. Charan, Amit Larkin and Arun Yadav, New Agriculturist Vol. 16 No. (1,2) Year 2005 page 105 – 108.
    5. Ecorehabilitation and Social Upliftment through Bamboo based Agroforestry Models in Allahabad District S.B.Lal, Biswarup Mehera and Ramchandra, New Agriculturist Vol. 16 No. (1, 2) Year 2005.
    6. Economics of production and Marketing of Papaya in Allahabad district Uttar Pradesh Ramchandra, S.B.Lal, and Biswarup Mehera, New Agriculturist Vol. 17 No. (1, 2) Year 2006.
    7. Comparative study of Chlorophytum borivilianum sole crop with inter crop as cauliflower in Allahabad district, U.P. Ramchandra, S.B. Lal and B. Mehera, New Agriculturist Vol. 17 No. (1, 2) Year 2006page 85 - 87.
    8. Sustainable Economic Cultivation of Jatropha curcas L. as Future Transportation Fuel S.B.Lal, Biswarup Mehera, Ramchandra, E. P. Lal and Navneet Sharma in 3rd International biofuel Conference January 18-19, 2006 Hotel Meridians New Delhi, India.
    9. Necessity of growing elite planting material of Jatropha curcas L - as an alternative fossil fuel, Ramchandra, .B. Mehera and S. B. Lal New Agriculturist Vol. 18 No. (1, 2) Year 2007 page 119 - 121.
    10. Input-output analysis of Jatropha based agroforestry models in district Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh Ramchandra, B. Mehera and S. B. Lal. New Agriculturist Vol. 18 (1, 2) Year 2007 page 91 - 93.
    11. Generation of income and employment pattern of landless agricultural laborers under Eco-rehabilitation and social upliftment of rural people in Allahabad district of Uttar Pradesh, Ramchandra, B. Mehera and S. B. Lal New Agriculturist Vol. 19 No.(1, 2) Year 2008 page 151 - 153.
    12. Economics of banana production in Kaushambi district of Uttar Pradesh Ramchandra and B. Mehera New Agriculturist Vol. 20 No.(1, 2) Year 2009 page 71 – 74
    13. Bamboo based agroforestry models suitable for cultivable wastelands of eastern Uttar Pradesh Uttar Pradesh B. Mehera, Ramchandra and S. B. Lal, New Agriculturist Vol. 20 No. (1, 2) Year 2009 page 123 – 125.
    14. Biodiesel plants Jatropha curcas  as transport fuel source – A case study of Allahabad (U.P.) India Vinod Kumar,  Ramchandra and Wilson Kispotta New Agriculturist Vol. 22 (2) Year 2011 page 211 - 214.     
    15. Location of resources for production and marketing of potato in Allahabad District, Uttar Pradesh Ramchandra, B. Mehera and S. B. Lal, New Agriculturist Vol. 23(1, 2) Year 2012.
    16. Ramchandra, Yojna Lal, Afaqu M.Wani and B. Mehera-2013 Valume-3(2), International Journal of Farm Sciences: Economic analysis of integrated pest management in pigeon pea (Cajanus cajan) production in Pratap Garh district of Uttar Pradesh.
    17. Ramchandra and Vinod Kumar -2013 Valume-6(3), Trends in Biosciences-A Bimonthly International Journals: Production and marketing of papaya in Kaushambi District of Uttar Pradesh.
    18. Ramchandra, Yojna Lal, and S.B.Lal -2013 Valume-1(1), International Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences: A scenario of media awareness for social networking.
    19. Ramchandra, C. Praveen, Larkin A. and Kumar Vinod: Economic Aspect for Establishing Layer Poultry Farming in  Eastern Uttar Pradesh (2013) Bioved An International Bi-annual journal of life sciences 24 (1) 167-168.
    20. Ramchandra, Vinod Kumar and Wilson Kispotta 2014, Economic Analysis of Jatropha (Jatropha curcas L.) Cultivation in Allahabad district of Uttar Pradesh-India, Trends Biosciences, 7(2):221-223.
    21. Ramchandra, Harsh Bodh Paliwal, Abhishek James, Hemant Kumar, Sameer Daniel    and Rajiv Umrao (2015). “Economic analysis of post-harvest losses in marketing of Major vegetables in Allahabad district of Uttar Pradesh” Journal of International Academic Research for Multidisciplinary. Impact factor 1.625, ISSN: 2320-5083, Volume 3(2). pp. 203-211.
    22. Ramchandra, Sameer Daniel, Neelam Khare, B. Mehera, Harsh Bodh Paliwal and Mohd Sameer (2015). “Role of bamboo cultivation for generation of income and Employment under wasteland development with special reference to Pratap Garh district of eastern Uttar Pradesh” Journal of International Academic Research for Multidisciplinary. Impact factor 1.625, ISSN: 2320-5083, Volume 3(2). pp. 300-305.
    23. Ramchandra, Sameer Daniel, B. Mehera, Harsh Bodh Paliwal and S. Sen. (2015). “Marketing strategies and limitation in agroforestry of India perspectives” Journal of International Academic Research for Multidisciplinary. Impact factor 1.625, ISSN: 2320-5083, Volume 3(2). pp. 306-314.
    24. Ramchandra and Neelam Khare (2015). “Financial Appraisal of Indian Gooseberry (Emblica Officinalis) Cultivation in Pratap Garh District of Uttar Pradesh, India” Journal of International International Journal of Multidisciplinary Approach and Studies Impact factor 2.593, ISSN: 2348 – 537X, Volume 2(5). pp. 1-9.

    Research Paper published in National Journal

    1.         Progress of fish farmer’s development agency in Allahabad-A Case Study, Ramchandra and A.C. Broadway, Indian Journal of Agricultural Economics1990 Vol.II.

    2.         Promoting pulse Production, Ramchandra and Bhupendra Singh, Indian FarmingOct.1992.

    3.                     Scientific method of guava farming (Regional Language Hindi) Dr. Chandra Bhan Singh, Surya Nath Singh, Ramchandra CORDET, March 1998.

    5.     Cottage Industries for farmers. Ramchandra CORDET, June 1998(Regional Language Hindi)

    6. Growing of lime in kitchen garden throughout the year, (Regional Language Hindi)Dr. A.K. Sharma &Ramchandra, Gram VikasJyoti (Regional Language Hindi) March 1994.

    ABSTRACT PUBLISHED

    1.     Promotion of Jatrophacurcas L. plantation as an alternative fossil fuel. S. B. Lal , Dr. Ramchandra, and B. Mehera, in 8th  Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on  21- 22 February, 2006 at Varanasi Hindu University,  Varanasi, India.                                                                                                                                            

    2.     Promotion of Bamboo based agroforestry models for upliftment of rural people in Allahabad district Uttar Pradesh Ramchandra, Dr. S. B. Lal , and B. Mehera in 8th  Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on  21- 22 February, 2006 at Varanasi Hindu University,  Varanasi, India.

    3.         Production Feasibility of ginger based horti-medicin system under irrigated system Ramchandra, S. B. Lal , and B. Mehera in 8th  Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on  21- 22 February, 2006 at Varanasi Hindu University, India.

    4.         Promotion of Agri – Silvi Models on Soil Fertility Under Wasteland Conditions in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh Ramchandra, Biswarup Mehera and  S.B. Lal in 9th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 29- 30 January 2007 at Allahabad University, Allahabad, India.

    5.         Wastelands Development Through Bamboo Based Agroforestry Models in Uttar Pradesh Ramchandra,BiswarupMehera and S.B.Lal in 9th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 29- 30 January 2007 at Allahabad University, Allahabad, India.

     

    6.         Bamboo Cultivation for Ecorehabilitation of Degraded Lands in Uttar Pradesh. Ramchandra, B. Mehera, and S.B. Lal in 9th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 29- 30 January 2007 at Allahabad University, Allahabad, India.

    7.         Investigation of root growth dynamics of subabul (Leucaena leucocephala), AntonyJoseph Raj, S. B. Lal and Ramchandra in 9th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 29- 30 January 2007 at Allahabad University, Allahabad, India.

    8.         Effect of biofertilizer application on quality seed production in Siris (Albizia lebbek)Antony Joseph Raj, S. B. Lal and Ramchandra in 9th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 29- 30 January 2007 at Allahabad University, Allahabad, India.

    9.         Importance of non – timber forest products in agroforestry. B. Mehera and Ramchandra in 10th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 16- 17 January 2008 at Chitrakut Gramodaya Vidyalaya, India.

    10.   Phenotypic variability in seedlings of JatrophacarcusL.under Allahabad conditions. B. Mehera and Ramchandra in 10th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 16- 17 January 2008 at Chitrakut GramodayaVidyalaya, India.

     

    11.   Performance of different species of bamboo under Allahabad condition. B. Mehera and Ramchandra in 10th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 16- 17 January 2008 at ChitrakutGramodayaVidyalaya, India.

    12.   Impact of Jatrophacurcas L. based agroforestry models in Allahabad district of Uttar Pradesh, India : Ramchandra, B.Mehera and S. B. Lal in  11th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 14- 15 February 2009.

    13.   Strategies of wastelands development through bamboo based agroforestry models in Uttar Pradesh: Ramchandra, B.Mehera and S. B. Lal in 11th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 14- 15 February 2009.

     

    14.   Impact of JatrophacarcusL.based propagation through different vegetative means in district Allahabad: Ramchandra, B.Mehera and S. B. Lal in 11th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 14- 15 February 2009.

    15.   Enhancement in vitro secondary metabolite protection in Hypericum spp.: Poonam Singh and Ramchandra in 11th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 14- 15 February 2009.

    16.   Identification of polymorphic micro satellite DNA marker in Labeudyocheilus for assessing genetic variability.  : Poonam Singh and Ramchandra in 11th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 14- 15 February 2009.

    17.   Analysis of immunoglobulin heavy chain gene in multiple mycloma patients using PCR: Poonam Singh and Ramchandra in 11th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 14- 15 February 2009.

     

    1. Impact of agroforestry models for generation of income and employment in Eastern Uttar Pradesh. Ramchandra, B.Mehera and S. B. Lal in 11th Indian Scientist and Farmers Congress held on 14- 15 February 2009.

    Conferences

    International-01                                       

    1. National seminar on “Protected cultivation of horticultural crops and value addition”-    

    29-30 November 2013 organized by Allahabad School of Agriculture, SHIATS,

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    1. Workshop on “Intellectual property and active participation in knowledge era” held on 7th November 2013 at SHIATS, Allahabad.
    2. A workshop Attended on “Intellectual Property & Innovation Management in Knowledge Era” jointly organized by NRDC, New Delhi & SHIATS Allahabad U.P. (7th November, 2013).
    3. National Seminar attended on “Protected Cultivation of Horticultural Crops & Value Addition” organized by Dept. of Horticulture, SHIATS, Allahabad U.P. (29-30 November, 2013).
    4. Attended “16th Indian Agricultural Scientists & Farmers Congress on Nano biotechnological Approaches for Sustainable Agriculture & rural Development “organized by Research Institute of Bioved Research Society, Allahabad (22-23February, 2014).
    5. Attended Training Program on “Developing Winning Research Proposals in Agriculture” jointly organized by National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (Hyderabad) & SHIATS, Allahabad. (12-13June, 2014).
    6. Attended All India women conference on “Climate Change issues & Challenges” organized by IWE, Allahabad. (26th July 2014)
    7. Attended Training on “Improving eGovernance” from organised by in Agriculture organized by National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (Hyderabad) & SHIATS, Allahabad.(09-12 September,2014)

    Teaching Experience

    Total 6yrs


    Other

    T. V. Programme- 05

    Total Radio Talks (AIR)-53till 24-08-2014

    Radio Talks (AIR), Allahabad -56

    Life Membership of Professional Journal

    1. International New Agriculturist
    2. International Journal of farm Sciences(SADHANA)