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Projects
S.No. Title of the Project PI & Co-PI Funding Agency
1.
IFAD-ICARDA project on “Enhancing food and nutritional security and improved livelihoods through intensification of rice- fallow system with pulse crops in South Asia (Bangladesh, India & Nepal)
PI- Prof. A.K. Barik
CO PI- Prof. B.K. Saren, Prof. G.K. Ghosh,
Prof. S. Ghosh,
Prof. R. Nath,
Dr. S.K. Maity,
Dr. S. Bhattacharya,
Dr, S. Debnath,
Dr. S. Mondal,
Dr (Mrs.) R. Addy
IFAD (International Fund for Agriculture Development), Rome, Italy
2.
Improved Crop Management and strengthened Seed Supply System for Drought prone rainfed lowlands in South Asia (ICMSDSA)
Dr. B. Duary International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Manila, Philippines  
3.
Sustainable farming systems: Farm diversification under ICAR-IRRI Collaborative Project / Rice Flagship Theme
Dr. B. Duary International Rice Research Institute, Manila, Philippines                                                                                                          
4.
Direct seeded Rice Consortium under ICAR-IRRI Collaborative Project Window 3 
Dr. B. Duary International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Manila, Philippines
5.
Testing of HYV as well as Hybrids newly evolved by GMS Agritech Pvt. Ltd.
Dr. B. Duary GMS Agritech Private Limited
6.
Bio-efficacy study of different agro-chemicals in field crops.
PI- Prof. G.C. Malik
CO PI- Dr. (Mrs.) M. Banerjee
Sumitumo Chemical India Limited
7.
Evaluation of some new formulations of agro-chemicals in different crops
PI- Dr. (Mrs.) M. Banerjee
CO PI- Prof. G.C. Malik
SARASWATI AGRO CHEMICALS LIMITED
8. Bio-efficacy study of different agrochemicals   in field crops PI- Dr. (Mrs.) M. Banerjee
CO PI- Prof. G.C. Malik
Crystal Crop Protection Pvt. Ltd.
9.
Bio efficacy and Phytoxicity evaluation of some herbicides and insecticides in different crops against different weeds and insect scenario”
PI- Prof. G.C. Malik
CO PI- Dr. (Mrs.) M. Banerjee
SYNGENTA India Ltd.
10. Bio-efficacy study of different agrochemicals   in field crops PI- Dr. (Mrs.) M. Banerjee
CO PI- Prof. G.C. Malik
India Pesticides Limited
11. Bio-efficacy study of different agrochemicals   in field crops PI- Prof. G.C. Malik
CO PI- Dr. (Mrs.) M. Banerjee
Insecticides India Limited
12. Bio-efficacy study of different agrochemicals   in field crops PI- Dr. (Mrs.) M. Banerjee
CO PI- Prof. G.C. Malik
Swarup Chemical (p) Ltd.
13. Bio-efficacy study of different agrochemicals   in field crops PI- Dr. (Mrs.) M. Banerjee
CO PI- Prof. G.C. Malik
Swarup Chemical (p) Ltd.
14. Bio-efficacy test of Sabuj Gold (Organic manure) in different crops  PI- Prof. G.C. Malik
CO PI- Dr. (Mrs.) M. Banerjee
Organic Agro India
15.
Study on Bio-Efficacy, Phytotoxicity and Residue analysis of Some Herbicides in different crops (Ground nut, cotton and rice)
Dr. K. Pramanik
Willowood Chemicals Pvt. Ltd,New Delhi - 110 025, India
16.
Study on Bio-Efficacy, Phytotoxicity and Residue analysis of Some Herbicides in Tea and non-cropped area
PI- Dr. K. Pramanik
CO PI- Dr. (Mrs.) S. Mondal
Willowood Chemicals Pvt. Ltd
New Delhi - 110 025, India
17.
Study on Bio-Efficacy and Phytotoxicity analysis of herbicides and fungicides on agronomic and horticultural crops
Dr. K. Pramanik Willowood Chemicals Pvt. Ltd
New Delhi - 110 025, India
18.
Study on Bio-Efficacy, Phytotoxicity and Residue analysis of Some Herbicides in different crops (Ground nut, cotton and rice)
Dr. K. Pramanik Willowood Chemicals Pvt. Ltd
New Delhi - 110 025, India
19.
Livelihood improvement through climate-smart agriculture: An Australia-India Initiative
Dr. N.C. Sarkar Australia-India Council
Prof. Binay Kumar Saren
Professor and Head

Email(HoD):
bksaren@rediffmail.com
Department of Agronomy
The activities of the Department comprise mainly of teaching, research and extension work. The Department offers teaching programme both in undergraduate and post-graduate level. The Department started its post graduate courses in M.Sc.(Ag) in Agronomy since 1977. Department of Agronomy emerged as individual department from 1st October, 2016 from a amalgamated department of ASEPAN (Agronomy, Soil Science, Agricultural Engineering, Plant Physiology & Animal Science). Besides teaching and research activities, the teachers and students are involved in extension activities like farmers -scientist meet, farmers training, women training programme, All India Radio and TV programme for knowledge dissemination to the farmers. Recommendations are made from the findings of the investigations carried out by the Department for farmers’ adoption in crop cultivation, water management, weed management, soil and fertility management, agro-techniques for improving crop quality and productivity and post harvest processing of field crops. Extensive RAWE programme is offered to the UG students.
Faculty
Prof. Arun Kumar Barik
Professor

Mo. 9434838041
Email:akbarikpsbvb@rediffmail.com /
arunkumar.barik@visva-bharati.ac.in
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Prof. Binay Kumar Saren
Professor and Head

Mo. 9434061291
Email:bksaren@rediffmail.com /
        binoykumar.saren@visva-bharati.ac.in
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Prof. Ganesh Chandra Malik
Professor

Mo. 9434220839
Email:ganeshmalik_2004@rediffmail.com
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Dr. Buddhadeb Duary
Associate Professor

Mo. 9434326193
Email:bduary@yahoo.co.in
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  Dr. Swapan Kumar Maity
Assistant Professor

Mo. 9434375275
Email:swapankumar.maity@visva-bharati.ac.in
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  Dr. Kalipada Pramanik
Assistant Professor

Mo. 8900441060
Email:kalipada.pramanik@visva-bharati.ac.in
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  Dr. (Mrs.) Mahua Banerjee
Assistant Professor

Mo. 7584949997
Email:mahua.banerjee@visva-bharati.ac.in /
        mbanerjee16@rediffmail.com
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  Dr. Narayan Chandra Sarkar
Assistant Professor

Mo.
8420623442
Email:
narayanchandra.sarkar@visva-bharati.ac.in
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  Dr. Pritam Ghosh
Assistant Professor

Mo.
9474682034
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pritampsbvb@gmail.com / pritambckv@gmail.com
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