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People : Dr. Virendra Kumar

Name: Dr. Virendra Kumar
Designation: Assistant Professor
School : School of Agriculture & Development Studies, Agriculture
Qualification: PhD
Phone : 05946286039
Email : [email protected]

Dr. Virendra Kumar is Assistant professor in the field of Horticulture. He has taught courses of Certificate and Diploma level. His interest is in research, teaching and teaching administration. He is skilled in protected cultivation. He has published various papers in International and National journals. His current area of research interest is protected cultivation of vegetable crops.

Publications : 

Research Papers

  1. Kumar Virendra, K.P.Pant and N.P.Singh. 2005.Performance of potato genotypes in tarai of Uttaranchal. Progressive Horticulture. 37(1):132-135.
  2. Kumar Virendra, K.P.Pant and P.K.Shukla. 2005. In-vitro clonal propagation through somatic embryogenesis and organogenesis in patchouli plants. Progressive Horticulture. 37(1):169-174.
  3. Singh N.P., Manoj Raghav and Virendra Kumar. 2005.Evalution of potato for better yield under short day condition. Progressive Horticulture. 37(2):429-433
  4. Singh S, C.S. Pandey and Virendra Kumar. 2005. Impact of farm yard manure and nitrogen levels on growth characters and herbage yield of Bacopa monneiri in mollisol of Uttaranchal. The Journal of Rural and Agriculture Research.5(1&2):32-33.
  5. Pandey C.S., S.Singh and Kumar Virendra. 2005. Crop growth rate and uptake of nitrogen phosphorus and potassium as affected by treatments in Bacopa monneiri under tarai conditions. The Journal of Rural and Agriculture Research.5(1&2):37-38.
  6. Mishra A.C., Singh N.P., S.Kamal and Kumar Virendra. 2006. Studies on genetic, heritability and genetic advance in potato (Solanum tuberosum L.). International Journal of Plant Science.1 (1):39-41.
  7. Kamal S, Singh N.P., Kumar Virendra. 2006. Growth analysis of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) under short day condition.  International Journal of Plant Science.1(1):124-126
  8. Kumar Virendra and H.S.Chawla. 2007. Organogenic regeneration from different explants of Patchouli (Pogostemon cablin). Indian Journal of Genetics and Plant Breeding. Vol-67(2) May 2007
  9. Kumar Virendra and R.K.Mandel.2007. Effect of sowing time and nitrogen levels on seed yield of bhindi (Abelmoschus esculentus). The Journal of Rural and Agriculture Research.7 (1&2):49-50.
  10. Kumar Virendra and R.K.Mandel. 2007. Effect of growth regulators and urea on flowering, fruiting and seed production of Okra. The Journal of Rural and Agriculture Research.7(1&2):107-108
  11. Kumar Virendra, Kamal, S. And Rajkumar. 2008. Performance of potato genotypes in western Uttar Pradesh conditions. Environment and Ecology. Vol.26 (3A) sep. 2008 pp 1321-1324
  12. Kamal S., Kumar Virendra, Rana S. And Singh M.P. 2008. Response of inoculation of bio-fertilizers on flowering, quality and yield of tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.) Environment and Ecology. Vol.26 (4A) Dec. 2008 pp 1858-1861
  13. Kumar Virendra, Maurya S.K., Singh M.P. and Bhatt J.C. 2008 Evaluation of promising cultivars of bittergourd under naturally ventilated polyhouse to study the correlation among the yield and yield attributes. Annals of Horticulture. December (1):37-40
  14. Raghav, M.; Kumar, Virendra; and Kamal. S. 2009. Evaluation of capsicum Varieties/Hybrids production in naturally ventilated polyhouse.  Progressive Horticulture. 41 (1):69-71
  15. Singh, Dhirendra and Kumar, Virendra. 2014. Effect of Integrated Fertilizer Management on Fruit Quality and Yield of Capsicum Pepper (Sweet) Under Protected Cultivation. Progressive Research  9 (1) : 349-350
  16. Pant, Rakesh and Kumar, Virendra. 2018. Role of Libraries in the Life of Farmers. Airo international Research Journal (XIV) Feburary 2018
  17. Jat,Rajkumar, Singh, Vijay.P and Kumar, Virendra. 2020. Greenhouse cultivation of fruits crops with special reference to India: An overview. Journal of Applied and Natural Science 12(2):252-260
  18. Kumar, Virendra. 2020. Impact of plastic mulch colour on earliness and yield of summer squash in the bhabar are of Uttarakhand. Progressive Research-An International Journal  15 (2) : 120-122
  19. Kumar, Virendra. 2020. Performance of capsicum (Capsicum annum) under various growing environments in the bhabar area of Uttarakhand. Progressive Research-An International Journal  15 (2) : 147-148
  20. Kumar, M., Singh V.P., Jat,Rajkumar, Ahamad,S., and Kumar, Virendra. 2021. Pre-harvest fruit bagging for quality improvement in fruit crop: A review. The Pharma Innovation Journal  2021;10(7): 530-541


Anuj Chaudhary, Anju Arora, Virendra Kumar and H.S.Chawla 2004 Mass propagation of patchouli plants through tissue culture In: Souvenir and Abstracts of National Symposium on Plant Biotechnology, To be held at GBPUA&T, Pantnagar from 12th to 14th October, 2004.

Virendra kumar, Anju Arora, H.S.Chawla and N.P.Singh 2005. Patchouli cultivation and its feasibility. In: National Consultative Workshop on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants. To be held at GBPUA&T, Pantnagar from 25th to 27th June, 2005.

M. Raghav, M.P. Singh and Virendra Kumar 2010. Off season capsicum production in naturally ventilated polyhouse under tarai condition of uttarakhand In: National Symposium on conservation Horticulture, 21-23 March 2010.

M. Raghav, M.P. Singh and Virendra Kumar 2010. Off season bittergourd production in naturally ventilated polyhouse under tarai condition of uttarakhand In: National Symposium on conservation Horticulture, 21-23 March 2010.

1. Kumar, A ; Kumar, V. 2003.Adhik Aamdani ke liye saunf ugayen. Kisan Bharti. October : 24 & 34.
2. Kumar, A; Kumar, V; and Bhatt, M. 2003.Lahsun ki safal kheti kaise karein. Kisan Bharti. November : P 29 -34.
3. Kumar, A; Kumar, V. 2003. Pyaz ki unnat sheed kismo ke bare mein Janiye. Kisan Bharti. December : 35 -36.
4. Singh, N ; Kumar, V ; and Bhatt, M. 2004.Chhote Krasko ke Liye Ajvain ek mukhya fasal. Kisan Bharti. February : 17–18.
5. Singh, N ; Singh, K.M ; M, Razat ; and Kumar, V. 2004. Kiwi ki Vaigyainik Kheti. Kisan Bharti. July : 19 –20.
6. Singh, N ; Singh, K.M ; and Kumar, V. 2004. Ajwain ka aushdhiye upyog evam utpadan. Kisan Bharti. September : 34-35.
7. Kumar, V; Kumar, A. 2004.Aallo ka safal utpadan. Kisan Bharti. October : 15-16.
8. Kumar, V; Vikram, A. 2004. Patchouli ki unnat kheti .Adhunik Kisan. November: 21-23.
9. Singh, S; Kumar, V; Kumar, R; and Pandey, C.S. 2004.Sadhabahar ki Kheti evam upyogita. Adhunik Kisan. Oct-Nov. : 27-30.
10. Singh, S; Kumar, R; Kumar, V; and Pandey, C.S. 2004.Babchi ki unnat kheti evam upyogita. Adhunik Kisan. December : 15-17
11. Singh, N; Singh, K.M; and Kumar, V. 2005. Kaunch ka aushdhiye upyog evam utpadan. Kisan Bharti. February. : 10-11.
12. Singh, K.M.; Kumar, V; and Singh, N.P. 2005.Chameli ka aushdhiye upyog evam utpadan. Kisan Bharti. February. :15-16.
13. Kumar, V; and Bhatt; M. 2005.Uttaranchal ke liye matar ki unnat prajatiyan. Kisan Bharti. February. : 10-11.
14. Kumar, V; and Arora, A. 2005. Adrak ki kheti. Adhunik Kisan. April-June : 12-15
15. Kumar, V; and Arora A. 2005. Haldi ki unnat kheti. Adhunik Kisan. April-June : 12-15
16. Singh, S; Pandey, C.S.; Pant, K; and Kumar, V. 2005.Gudmar-madhumaha roogiyo kia leya rambarh. Kisan Bharti. October : 23-25
17. Awasthi, A.;Maurya, S.K.; Kumar, V. and Singh D.K. 2006.Kundru Ki vaigyanik kheti. Kisan Bharti. January:12-13
18. Mahajan, A.R.; Kumar, V; Singh, N.P.; and fakirchand. 2006.Uttaranchal me kiwi fal ki vaigyanik kheti. Kisan Bharti. December : 23-24
19. Singh, N.P.; Bist, C.P.; and Kumar, V. 2007.Uttarakhand me alu utpadan.kisan bharti.June : 17-18
20. Kumar, V; Singh, P.K.; and Bist, C.P. 2007. Tamatar ka beej utpadan. kisan bharti.October : 25-27
21. Kumar, V; Singh, S; and Vishnoi, K.2007. kalheri Ki kheti avam aushdhiye upyog. kisan bharti. November : 12-14
22. Kumar, V; Thakur, S; and Bist, C.P. 2007. Bagyian ke unnat kheti. kisan bharti. December : 36-40.
23. Ansari,M.W.; Kumar, V; Singh, A.K.; and Chawla, H.S. 2007.Intellectual Property Rights in Agriculture. Indian farmers digest. December : 9-10
24. Mahajan, A.R.; Kumar, V; Singh, N.P.; and fakirchand. 2008. Parvatiyae anchal me alu ka utpadan kaise bharaye. kisan bharti March : 31&35
25. Kumar, V; and Thakur, S. 2008.Tamatar ki unnat kheti. kisan bharti March : 32-35
26. Bist, C.P; Singh, D.; and Kumar, V. 2008.Parwal ki viganik kheti. kisan bharti Oct :36-37
27. Singh, D.;Bist, C.P.and Kumar, V. 2009. Karela Ki unnat khetii. kisan bharti July :21-22
28. Singh, D.; Bist, C.P.;and Kumar, V. 2008 Acchi paudh tayar karna wa paudh pratiropan. kisan bharti December : 34-35
29. Kumar, V; Raghav, M.; and Kumar, P. 2009. Aspargus (Sativari) Ki kheti. kisan bharti October :36
30. Singh, A.P.; Kumar, V; and Singh, D.K. 2010.Parvatia chatro me bemausami sabji utpadan- arthik sampantta ka aayam. kisan bharti March : 19-20
31. Singh, A.P.; and Kumar, V. 2010.Satya beej dhawara alu utpadan. kisan bharti. August : 27-28
32. Bist, C.P; Kumar, V; and Verma, S. 2010. Sem ki kheti. kisan bharti. November :5-6
33. Singh, A.P.; Rehamin, S.M.A.; and Kumar, V. 2010. Alu ke vavasik kheti. kisan bharti. November : 32-33
34. Kumar, V; Raghav M; and Kumar P. 2010. Brusellsprout ki vaganiyak kheti. kisan bharti. December : 06

35. Bist, C.P; Kumar, V; and Singh, A.P. 2010. Sabji ki fasal me zev urbarko ka mathaw. kisan bharti. December: 9-10
36. Bist, C.P; Kumar, V; and Thakur, S. 2010. Tulshi ek ausodhya paudha. kisan bharti. December: 31-32
37. Bist, C.P; Kumar, V; and Verma, S. 2011. Amandani ka shrot lobia. kisan bharti. January: 29-30
38. Bist, C.P; Kumar, V; and Thakur, S. 2011. Haldi ek Kam Anik. kisan bharti. March: 35-36


Singh N, Singh D.K., Singh Y.K. & Kumar V.,2006 Vegetable Seed Production Technology, IBDC- Lucknow

Chapter in Book

Raghav M. and Kumar V.2009 Padhap Vradhi Nintrik Kaya, Kuya Aur Kaise.Chapter:-Sabji Utpadan Udyog me Padhap Vradhi Nimiako ka Upyiog GBPUA&T, Pantnagar-263145 Uttarakhand: 131-140

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