Scientific Staff

Dr. Anuradha Narala

Dr. Anuradha Narala

Discipline: Agricultural Economics | Designation: Scientist | At IIMR Since: 25th November, 2019

Email: anuradha@millets.res.in

Academic Qualifications

Degree Institute / University Year of completion Subject(s) with major field
Ph D Anand Agricultural University, Anand, Gujarat 2010 Agricultural Economics
M.Sc. (Ag) Anand Agricultural University, Anand, Gujarat 2006 Agricultural Economics
B.Sc. (Ag) Acharya NG Ranga Agricultural University, Bapatla College, Bapatla, Andhra Pradesh 2003 Agricultural Sciences

Employment Record & Experience (Starting from the present position)

Designation Organization Institution & place of posting Period
(From-to)
Duration
(years, months)
Scientist ICAR Indian Institute of Millets Research, Hyderabad 25 November 2019-till date
Scientist ICAR Central Institute for Cotton Research, Nagpur, Maharashtra 17-09-2010 to 24-11-2019 9 years 1 month

Current responsibilities:

  • Database of Millets

Recent major contributions:

  • Cotton Price Forecasting models
  • Socio-Economic impact analysis of cotton production
  • Gender related analysis

Recent awards and recognitions:

  • Nil

Current collaborative activities:

  • Nil

Relevant experiences

    Impact analysis and price forecasting models.

Recent most significant publications:

    Journal papers
  • Anuradha Narala and Usha rani (2019) Gender issues : Women in cotton Farming in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra, Indian Journal of Extension Education(Accepted)
  • Isabella Agarwal and Anuradha Narala (2019): Comparing predictive accuracy through price forecasting models in cotton, Journal of Cotton Research Development,34(1):146-157.
  • A.R.Reddy, D. Blaise,and Anuradha N.(2018): Cost escalation in cotton cultivation: An Analysis. Economic Affairs, Vol 63, No.4, pp. 833-838.
  • A.Ravindra Raju, N.Anuradha, Rachana Deshmukh and Shilpa Babar, (2018). Participatory evaluation of technologies for improving the profitability of Bt hybrids cotton based cropping systems in calcareous soils: Journal of Cotton.Res.Dev, 32(2)218-225.
  • A.R. Reddy, M.V.Venugopal, Isabella Aggarwal and Anuradha Narala, (2016), IS MSP relevant for cotton farmers in India; Cotton research Journal, Vol.7, no.2.
    Popular Articles:
  • Narala Anuradha, Pantwane P, Meshram M ans Suke R, “India’s Cotton Trade : An Overview’’(2016), International Journal of Life Sciences, An International Peer Reviewed Open Access Journal : Special issue A6 ; February 2016 ; A-47.
  • Meshram Jayant H, Narala A, Kharche R, Rodge C, Pantawane P, Suke R, Meshram M and Kranthi KR (2016), “Role of Technology Mission on Cotton (TMC) in enhancing cotton productivity’’, International Journal of Life Sciences, An International Peer Reviewed Open Access Journal : Special issue A6 ; February 2016 ; A- 23.
  • Pantwane Pranali T, Narala A, Raju AR, Meshram MP and Suke R (2016), “Trends of Minimum Support Price for Cotton’’, International Journal of Life Sciences, An International Peer Reviewed Open Access Journal : Special issue A6 ; February 2016 ; A- 19.
  • Anuradha Narala, 2018, Insight on profitability of cotton farming-Post Bt era, Cotton Statistics&News, Cotton association of India, N0-33, 13th November.
  • Anuradha Narala, 2019, Cotton Trade of India, A breif time series analysis, Cotton Statistics&News, Cotton association of India, N0-9, 2019.
  • Conference papers
  • A R Reddy, M V Venugopalan, Isabella Aggarwal and Anuradha Narala. 2017. Is MSP relevant for cotton farmers in India, 7th Asian Cotton Research and Development Network Meeting, 15-17 September 2017, Nagpur, India.

Other professional activities

  • Member of Indian Society of Cotton Improvement (ISCI)
  • Member, Society for Millet Research, Hyderabad

Dr. Anuradha Narala