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Dr. K. Suman Kalyani
M.Sc; M.Phil; Ph.D.(Home Science)
Principal ScientistContact Address:
ICAR-Central Tobacco Research Institute, Bhaskar Nagar, Rajahmundry - 533 105, AP
Phone (Mobile): 9440999035
Email Address: sumankalyanik@yahoo.co.in
Employment Record
  • Principal Scientist, CTRI, Rajahmundry  05.07.2011 onwards
  • Senior Scientist. CTRI, Rajahmundry  05.07.2005 to 04.07.2011
  • Training Organizer Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Kalavacherla, CTRI, 26.08.2003 to 04.07.2005
  • Scientist (Sr. Scale) CTRI, Rajahmundry 05.07.2000 to 04.07.2005
  • Scientist, CTRI, Rajahmundry 05.071996 to 04.07.2000 
Area of Interest Drudgery reduction constraints in adoption, gender issues, scientific storage practices and changing scenario of tobacco cropping pattern, innovative technologies in agriculture, tribal empowerment & peasant agriculture
Publications
  1. Suman Kalyani, K., Rayalu, T.R. and Mayuri, K. (2005). Women in Agriculture – A Socio Economic Perspective. Indian Research Journal of Extension Education 5 (2&3):152-154.
  2. Suman Kalyani, K., and Deo Singh, K. (2006). Impact Analysis of Krishi Vigyan Kendra Training Programmes. Indian Research Journal of Extension Education  6 (1&2): 34-36.
  3. Suman Kalyani, K., Deo Singh, K. and Naidu, S.K. (2008). Occupational Health Hazards of Farm Women in Tobacco Cultivation.  Indian Res. J. Ext. Edu. 8 (1): 9-12.
  4. Suman Kalyani, K., Krishnamurthy, V., Chandra Sekhar Rao, C. and Aruna Kumari, N. (2010). Constraint analysis and prioritization through PRA techniques in the agency area of East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh. Journal of Progressive Agriculture 1 (1): 35-38.
  5. Suman Kalyani, K., Krishna murthy, V., Chandra Sekhara Rao, C. and Aruna Kumari, N. (2010). Front Line Demonstration on Management of Tea Mosquito Bug. Indian Journal of Plant Protection 38 (1): 95-97.
  6. Suman Kalyani, K., Krishnamurthy, V., Chandrasekhar Rao, C. and Aruna Kumari, N. (2011). Role performance of tribal women in agriculture - A study in agency area of East Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh. Journal of Dairying, Foods and Home Sciences 30 (3): 221-224.
  7. Suman Kalyani, K., Naidu, S.K., Nageswara Rao, S., Aruna Kumari, N. (2012). Changing socio-economic scenario of FCV tobacco farmers in NLS area of Andhra Pradesh. Agricultural Science Digest 32 (1): 58-60. 
  8. Suman Kalyani, K. and Murthy, T.G.K. (2012). On-farm testing of Natu tobacco line (L 45-90) in NLS area of Andhra Pradesh – an analysis J. Res. ANGRAU 40 (4): 115-117.
  9. Suman Kalyani, K., Murthy, T.G.K. and Mani, M. (2012). On-farm testing of FCV tobacco hybrids (CH 1 & CH3) in NLS area of Andhra Pradesh an analysis. J. Res. ANGRAU 40 (4): 98-100.
  10. Suman Kalyani, K., Murthy, T.G.K and Chandrasekhara Rao, C. (2014). Profitability, Production & Sustainability through Innovative Extension Approaches among Tribal Farm Families to East Godavari District Productivity- A quarterly journal of the national productivity council 55 (2): 135-139. 
Awards/Honors
  • Biotechnology Social Development Award, 2015. DBT, New Delhi.
  • Swamy Sahajanand Saraswati Outstanding Extension Scientist Award, 2014 ICAR, New Delhi 
  • Best  Paper Presentation Award, 2011  NDRI, Karnal. Society for Community Mobilization.
  • Best  Paper Award, 2009  Navsari Agricultural University, KVK, Waghai,  Dangs Dist. Gujarat 
  • Best  Poster Presentation Award, 2009. CSA University of Agriculture & Technology, Kanpur (UP).  Society of Extension Education,Agra.
  • Young Scientist Award, 2007.  JNKVV, Madhya Pradesh. Society of Extension Education, Agra. 
  • Dr. B.R.Tripati Award,  2007. Manthan Foundation, Agra. 
  • Best  Paper Award, 2005. NDRI, Karnal.  Society of Extension Education, Agra
  • Fellowship from Govt. of Netherlands for participation at Wageningen, CDI, Netherlands, 15.09.2014 to 26.09.2014