Manoj Kumar Yadav

Banaras Hindu UniversityIndia

Manoj K Yadav is an Agronomist and affiliate as Technical Officer to Agro-met Field Unit, D/o- Geophysics, Banaras Hindu University. Dr. Yadav is a native of East UP of India and received both B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Agriculture from Narendra Deva University of Agriculture & Technology, Faizabad (India) and Ph.D. degree majoring in Agronomy from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi (India). Dr. Yadav’s primary responsibilities are preparation and dissemination of agro-met advisory bulletins twice in a week i.e. on every Tuesday and Friday for the benefit to the farmers of Vindhyan agro-climatic zone of east UP under the Integrated Agro-met Advisory Services (IAAS) scheme sponsored by India Meteorological Department, New Delhi (Ministry of Earth Science, Govt. of India). Dr Yadav is engaged in conducting research addressing the climate’s impact on pattern of field crop’s growth and productivity. He also involved in crop yield forecasting by DSSAT 4.5 (Crop growth simulation Model) under Forecasting of Agriculture outputs through Satellite, Agrometeorology and Land based observations (FASAL) project sponsored by India Meteorological Department, New Delhi (Ministry of Earth Science, Govt. of India).

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