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Sh Raghunath  Kulakarni

Sh Raghunath Kulakarni

Designation: Senior Technical Assistant | At IIMR Since: 2010

Email: raghunath@millets.res.in; r.kulakarni@icar.gov.in |  Mobile:9985215020

Phone(O): +91-40-24599305 | Fax: +91-40-24599304

Academic Qualifications

M. Sc (Ag) Genetics & Plant breeding, B.Sc (Seed technology)

Work Experience:

  • Seed Production activates of f sorghum and millets Nucleus seed production Breeder seed production Hybrid seed production with synchrony techniques
  • AICSIP trials
  • DUS testing
  • Registration of sorghum parental lines / varieties / Hybrids with PPV & FRA

Conference / Seminar / training Attended:

  • ICAR Winter School on “Recent Developments in Seed Trade Production, Export Regulations and Treaties” during 18 NOV. to 08 Dec. 2015 at AC, Vijayapura
  • Maintenance breeding: training-cum-Exposure visit organized at IARI, Regional Station, Karnal on 26-27th Sep 2014

Publications / Books

  • Sorghum Cultivars of India: Hybrid, Varieties and parental lines ISBN: 81-89335-23-5
  • DUS characteristics of Indian Sorghum parental lines, Hybrids and Varieties ISBN: 81-89335-33-2
  • Plant Variety Protection Made Easy. ISBN: 81-89335-25-1
  • Legislations Protecting IPRs in India. ISBN: 81:-89335-03-0.
  • Effect of PPV & FR Act on Seed Industry
  • Intellectual Property Management At DSR 2008-2014
  • Millet Seed Technology - Seed production, Quality control & Legal compliance ISBN 81-89335-54-5

Poster / paper

  • Genetic variability among Indian rainy season sorghum cultivars revealed by morpho-agronomic traits, Indian Journal of Genetics 73(1) 2013 (page No 110-115) N Kanna babu, S rakshit, S adilakshmi, VA Tonapi, JV Patil, DCS Reddy, K Venugopal, M Swarnalatha, G balakrishna K Raghunath and V subhakar
  • Grain number estimation, regression model and garin distribution pattern in Sorghum(Sorghum bicolor) genotypes, Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 84(1) Jan 2014 (page No 90-92)Kumar SR, Kulkarni R and Rajappa PV
  • Preliminary screening of indigenous germplasm for ergot resistance in sorghum. In: Global consultation on millets promotion for health & nutritional security, 18-20th December 2013.356pp Raghunath Kulakarni, Vilas A Tonapi, YD Narayana and M Elangovan.
  • Sorghum ergot: A threat for hybrid seed production in India?. In: Global consultation on millets promotion for health & nutritional security, 18-20th December 2013. Vilas A Tonapi, M Elangovan and Raghunath Kulakarni

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Raghunath Kulakarni

Last Updated on 23th February 2017