Profile of Dr K. Sammi Reddy

 

Name: Dr. K Sammi Reddy

Designation: Director

Date of Birth: 12.10.1965

Area of Specialization: Soil health and quality; Carbon Pool Dynamics and Carbon Sequestration in Soils, Soil Testing and Fertilizer and Manure Recommendations to Diêerent Crops; Eícient Nutrient Management in Diêerent Production Systems

Email Id: k.sammireddy@icar.gov.in; director.niasm@icar.gov.in

Mobile: +91-9652114864; Phone: 02112-254055, Fax: 02112-254056

 

Education

Ph.D. in Soil Science and Agril. Chemistry

 

Professional History

Position

Year

Organization

Director

09.12.2022 to till date

ICAR-NIASM, Baramati

Head, DRM

02.01.2014 to 08.12.2022

CRIDA, Hyderabad

Principal Scientist

22.05.2012 to 01.01.2014

ICAR- CRIDA, Hyderabad

Principal Scientist

05.08.2008 to 21.05.2012

ICAR-IISS, Bhopal

Senior Scientist

05.08.2000 to 04.08.2008

ICAR-IISS, Bhopal

Scientist (Senior Scale)

27.07.1998 to 04.08.2000

ICAR-IISS, Bhopal

Scientist

05.08.1991 to 26.07.1998

ICAR-IISS, Bhopal

Scientific Assistant

14.05.1990 to 13.05.1991

NRSA, Hyderabad

Publications

Full length papers in refereed journals (159)
 

a. International Journals (26)
 

  1. Sammi Reddy K., Subba Rao, A. and Takkar, P.N. (1996).  Transformation of  fertilizer P in a Vertisol amended with farmyard manure.  Biol. Fertil. Soils 22:279 – 282.
  2. Sammi Reddy K., Muneshwar Singh, Swarup, A., Subba Rao, A. and Singh, K.N. (2002) Sulfur mineralisation in two soils amended with organic manures, crop residues and green manures.  J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci. (Germany) 165: 167-171.
  3. Sammi Reddy K., Muneshwar Singh, Tripathi, A.K., Anand Swarup and Dwivedi, A.K. (2001)  Changes in organic and inorganic sulfur fractions and S mineralisation in a Typic Haplustert after long-term cropping  with different fertilizer and organic manure inputs.  Australian J. Soil Res. 39: 737-748.
  4. Sammi Reddy K., Tripathi, A.K., Muneshwar Singh, Anand Swarup and Sudhir, K. (2002) Changes in soil sulphur fractions and S mineralization in a Kandic Paleustalf after long term-cropping with fertiliser and farmyard manure applications.  Agrochimica  (Italy) XLVI (3-4): 123-137.
  5. Sammi Reddy, K., Muneshwar Singh, Tripathi, A. K., Singh, M. V. and Saha, M. N. (2003) Changes in amount of organic and inorganic fractions of nitrogen in an Eutrochrept soil after long-term cropping with different fertilizer and organic manure inputs. J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci. (Germany) 166: 232-238.
  6. Sammi Reddy, K., Kumar, N., Sharma, A. K., Acharya, C. L. and Dalal, R. C. (2005) Biophysical and sociological impacts of farmyard manure and its potential role in meeting crop nutrient needs: a farmers’ survey in Madhya Pradesh, India. Australian Journal of Experimental Agriculture 45: 357-367.
  7. Sammi Reddy, K., Singh, M., Tripathi, .K., Subba Rao, A. and Sudhir, K. (2008). Contents and depth distribution of nitrogen fractions in  Kandic Paleustalf soil following long-term cropping with fertilizer and farmyard manure applications. Agrochimica (Italy) LII (6): 337-351.
  8. Sammi Reddy, K., Mohanty, M., Rao, D.L.N., Singh, M., Dalal, R.C., Suuba Rao, A, Pandey, M. and Menzies, N. and (2008). Nitrogen mineralization in a Vertisol from organic manures, green manures and crop residues in relation to their quality. Agrochimica (Italy) LII (6): 377-388.
  9. Sammi Reddy, K., Mohanty, M., Rao, D. L. N., Subba Rao, A., Pandey, M., Singh, M., Dixit, S. K., Dalal, R. C., Blamey, F. P. C., and Neal W. Menzies (2013) Farmer involvement in the development and adoption of improved nutrient management technologies using the Mother- Baby Trail Approach in Vertisols. Proc. Natl. Acd. Sci/ India Sect B: Biol Sci. DOI: 10.1007/s40011-013-024-1.
  10. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K. and Takkar, P.N. (1996) Residual effects of phosphorus applied to soybean or wheat in soybean-wheat cropping system on a Typic Haplustert. J.Agric. Sci. (Cambridge) 127: 325-330.
  11. Subba  Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K.  and Takkar, P.N. (1997) Malachite green method compared to ascorbic acid for estimating small amounts of phosphorus in water, 0.01 M calcium chloride and Olsen soil extracts.  Commun. Soil Sci. Plant Anal. 28:589 – 601.
  12. Mohanty, M., Sammi Reddy, K., Probert, M.E., Dalal, R.C., Subba Rao, A. and Menzies, N.W. (2011)  Modelling N mineralization from green manure and farmyard manure from a laboratory incubation study. Ecological Modelling 222:719-726.
  13. Ganeshamurthy, A.N. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2000) Effect of integrated use of farmyard manure and sulphur in a soybean and wheat cropping system on nodulation, dry matter production and chlorophyll content of soybean on swell – shrink soils of Central India.  J. Agronomy and Crop Science (Germany) 185 (2): 91-97.
  14. Muneshwar Singh, Sammi Reddy, K., Singh, V. P. and Rupa, T. R. (2006) Phosphorus availability to rice (Oriza sativa L.) –wheat (Triticum estivum L.) in a Vertisol after eight years of inorganic and organic fertilizer additions. Bioresource Technology 98(7): 1474-1481.
  15. Damodar Reddy, D., Subba Rao, A. Sammi Reddy, K.  and Takkar, P.N. (1999) Yield sustainability and phosphorus utilization in soybean-wheat system on Vertisols in response to integrated use of manure and fertilizer phosphorus.  Field Crops Res. 62: 181-190.
  16. Muneshwar Singh, Tripathi, A.K., Sammi Reddy, K. and Singh, K.N. (2001) Soil phosphorus dynamics in a Vertisol as affected by cattle manure and nitrogen fertilization in soybean-wheat system.  J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci. (Germany) 164: 691 – 696.
  17. Ramesh, P., Ghosh, P. K., Sammi Reddy, K., Ajay, Ramana, S. and Choudhary, R. S. (2005) Assessment of biomass, productivity and sustainability of soybean based cropping systems at three levels of nitrogen in deep vertisols of semi-arid tropical India. Journal of Sustainable Agriculture 26(2): 43-59.
  18. Mohanty, M., Probert, M. E., Sammi Reddy, K.,  Dalal, R. C.., Subba Rao, A., Menzies, N. W., (2011) Modelling N mineralization from high C:N crop residues, Agrochimica  55(3): 178-192.
  19. Mohanty, M., Probert, M. E., Sammi Reddy, K.,  Dalal, R. C., Mishra, A. K, Subba Rao, A., Singh, M. and Menzies, N. W. (2012) Simulating soybean-wheat cropping system: APSIM model parameterization and validation. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment  152:68-78.
  20. Pramod Jha, De, A., Lakaria, B. L., Biswas, A. K., Singh, M., Sammi Reddy, K. and Subba Rao, A. (2012) Soil carbon pools, mineralization and fluxes associated with land use change in Vertisols of Central India. National Academy Science Letters 35(6): 475-483. DOI 10.1007/s40009-012-0082-2.
  21. Brij Lal Lakaria, Singh, M.,  Sammi Reddy, K., Biswas, A. K., Jha, P., Chaudhary, R. S., Singh, A. B. and Subba Rao, A.  (2012) Carbon Addition and Storage Under Integrated Nutrient Management in Soybean–Wheat Cropping Sequence in a Vertisol of Central India. Natl. Acad. Sci. Lett. (May–June 2012) 35(3):131–137. DOI 10.1007/s40009-012-0040-z
  22. Grace, J. K., Sharma, K. L., Sumachandrika, D., Srinivas, K., Mandal, U. K., Raju, B. M. K., Korwar, G. R., Venkateswarlu, B., Shalander Kumar, Maruthi Sankar, G. R. , Munnalal, Satish Kumar, T., Sammi Reddy, K. and Reshma Shinde (2013) Effect of long-term use of tillage, residues and N levels in sorghum (sorghum vulgare (l)) – castor (ricinus communis) cropping system under rainfed conditions – crop responses and economic performance – part I. Experimental Agriculture. doi: http://dx.doi.org /10.1017/s001447971200124x.
  23. Mohanty, M., Sinha, N. K., Sammi Reddy, K., Chaudhary, R. S., Subba Rao, A., Dalal, R. C. and Menzies, N. W. (2013)  How important is the quality of organic amendments in relation to mineral N availability in soils. Agriculture Research  DOI: 10.1007/s40003-013-0052-z.
  24. G. R. Maruthi Sankar , K. L. Sharma , V. V. Gabhane , M. B. Nagdeve , M. Osman , Pushpanjali , K. A. Gopinath , Reshma Shinde , M. M. Ganvir , A. P. Karunakar , B. Anitha Chorey , P. K. Mishra , B. Venkateswarlu , A. K. Singh , M. Suma Chandrika & K. Sammi Reddy (2014) Effects of Long-Term Fertilizer Application and Rainfall Distribution on Cotton Productivity, Profitability, and Soil Fertility in a Semi-arid Vertisol, Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 45:3, 362-380,DOI: 10.1080/00103624.2013.857413
  25. 25.     Manna, M.C., Bhattacharrya, P., Adhya, T.K., Singh, M., Wnajari, R.H., Ramana, S., Sammi Reddy, K., Subba Rao, A.,   Sisodia, R.S., Dongre, M., Jha, P., Neogi, S., Roy, K. S., Rao, K. S., Sawarkar, S. D. and Rao, V. R. (2013) Carbon fractions and productivity under changed climate scenario in soybean-wheat system. Field Crops Research 145: 10-20.
  26. Ramesh, K., Sammi Reddy, K., Rashmi, I., Biswas, A. K. and Subba Rao, A. (2014) Crystal morphology and differential meso-micro pore-volume distribution patterns of clinoptilolite fractions. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., India Sect. B. Biol. Sci. DOI 10.1007/s40011.014-0319-6.

b. Indian Journals (26)

  1. Sammi Reddy K., Subba Rao, A. and Takkar, P.N. (1997) Optimum external and internal P requirements of soybean and wheat for maximizing production on a phosphorus deficient Typic Haplustert.  J. Indian Soc. Soil Sci. 45: 297 – 301.

  2. Sammi Reddy K., and Narayanasamy, G. (2000) Thermally promoted phosphate rocks I.  Preparation and characterization. J. Indian Soc. Soil Sci. 48 (2) : 306 –314.

  3. Sammi Reddy K. and Narayanasamy, G. (2000) Thermally promoted phosphate rocks II.  Phosphorus release characteristics in a Typic Ustochrept soil. J. Indian Soc. Soil Sci. 48 (2): 314 – 319.

  4. Sammi Reddy K., Narayanasamy, G. and Subba Rao, A. (2000) Thermally promoted phosphate rocks III.  Direct and residual effects in a Typic Ustochrept soil.  J. Indian Soc. Soil Sci. 48 (2): 320 – 325.

  5. Sammi Reddy, K.,  Subba Rao, A., Singh, S. and Damodar Reddy, D. (2003) Crop responses to residual phosphorus and economic evaluation in soybean – wheat system on Vertisols. J. Maharashtra Agric. Univ. 28 (1): 12-16.

  6. Sammi Reddy K,  Tripathi, A.K., Muneshwar Singh, Subba Rao, A. and Swarup. A (2000)  Sulphate sorption-desorption characteristics in relation to properties of some acid soils.  J. Indian Soc. Soil  Sci. 49: 74-80.

  7. Sammi Reddy, K., Muneshwar Singh, Tripathi, A.K. Anand Swarup and Sudhir, K. (2003) Sulphate sorption behaviour of a Kandic Paleustalf after long-term cropping with diffferent fertilizer and farmyard manure inputs.  J. Indian Soc. Soil Sci. 51:30-35.

  8. Sammi Reddy K., Sriramamurthy, V.M.M. and Shantaram, M.V. (1992) Nitrogen, phosphorus and sulphur nutrition of groundnut (Arachis hypogea  L) grown in Alfisols. Indian J.Oilseeds Res. 9:189 – 195.

  9. Sammi Reddy, K., Sharma, K. L., Reddy, A.G.K., Indoria, A.K., Srinivas, K., Reddy, K. S., Srinivas, B. and Venkateswarlu, B. (2013) Use of Polymers for Alleviating Moisture Stress and Improving Water Use Efficiency in Different Crops in Rainfed Areas. International Journal of Bio-Resource and Stress Management 4(2) Special: 334-338.

  10. Tabassum, Shahina, Sammi Reddy, K., Vaishya, U.K., Singh, Muneshwar and Biswas, A.K. (2010) Changes in organic and inorganic forms of nitrogen in a typic haplustert under soybean-wheat system due to conjoint use of inorganic fertilizers and organic manures. J. Indian Soc. Soil Sci. 58(1): 76-85.

  11. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K., and Takkar, P.N. (1997) Evaluation  of phosphorus efficiency in soybean and wheat cropping system in relation to fertilizer P on a Typic Haplustert.  Indian J. Agric. Sci. 67: 518 – 522.

  12. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy K., and Takkar, P.N. (1995) Phosphorus management: A key to boost productivity of soybean-wheat system on swell-shrink soils.  Fert. News. 40 (12): 87-95.

  13. Subba Rao, A., Damodar Reddy, D., Sammi Reddy K, and Takkar, P.N. (1998) Crop yields and phosphorus recovery in soybean–wheat cropping system on a Typic Haplustert under integrated use of manure and fertilizer phosphorus.  J. Indian Soc. Soil Sci. 46: 249 – 253.

  14. Tabassum, Shahina, Vaishya, U.K., Sammi Reddy, K., Singh, Muneshwar, Biswas, A.K. and Khamparia, R. S.  (2008) Biological N2 fixation by soybean as influenced by integrated plant nutrient supply in a Vertisol (Typc Haplustert). JNKVV Res. J. 42(1): 42-44. 

  15. Ganeshamurthy, A.N., Subba Rao, A., and Sammi Reddy K. (1994) Phosphorus and sulphur constraints for soybean, wheat and gram production on some swell-shrink soils.  Agropedology 4: 99 – 106.

  16. Muneshwar Singh, Singh, V.P. and Sammi Reddy K. (2001) Effect of integrated use of fertilizer nitrogen and farmyard manure or green manure on transformations of N, K and S and productivity of rice-wheat system on a Versitol.  J. Indian Soc. Soil Sci. 49: 430-435.

  17. Subba Rao, A., Ganeshamurthy, A.N., Sammi Reddy, K., and Takkar, P.N. (1995) Evaluation of some phosphate carriers for their efficiency in Vertic Ustochrept to sustain high productivity of wheat and rice. J. Indian Soc. Soil Sci. 43: 386 – 391.

  18. Tripathi, A.K., Sammi Reddy, K. and Muneshwar Singh (2000) Flood water parameters and nitrogen use efficiency of flooded rice as affected by fertilizer placement techniques.  Annals of Plant and Soil Research 2 (2): 193 – 198.

  19. Ramesh, P. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2004) Productivity and nutrient use efficiency of soybean (Glycine max) and sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) intercropping at different levels of nitrogen in rainfed deep Vertisols. Indian Journal of Agronomy 49 (1): 31-33.

  20. Anand Swarup, Sammi Reddy, K. and Tripathi, A.K. (2001).  Nutrient mining in agro-climatic zones of Madhya Pradesh.  Fertilizer News.46 (4): 33-38 & 41-45.

  21. Ramesh, P. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2004) Productivity and nutrient balance of soybean  (Glycine max) –based cropping systems as influenced by nitrogen levels in deep Vertisols of Central India. Indian Journal of Agronomy 49(3): 140-142.

  22. Ajay, Ramesh, P., Sammi Reddy, K. Ramana, S. and Maji, B. (2005) Effect of nitrogen and farmyard manure on physiological parameters in Ashwagandha under Vertisol soil type. Indian Journal of Plant Physiology 10 (4): 389-393.

  23. Gurbachan Singh, Ravibhat, Sammi Reddy, K., and Singh, N.T. (1997) Response of woody species to methods of irrigation and amendments in calcareous sodic soils.  J. Indian Soc. Soil Science 45: 846 – 847.

  24. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K. and Ramesh, P. (2007) Protecting soil health under conventional agriculture and organic farming. Green Farming 1 (1): 1-9.

  25. Kundu, S., Vassanda Coumar, M., Saha, J. K., Rajendra, S., Hati, K. M., Biswas, A. K., Sammi Reddy, K. and Subba Rao, A. (2012) Assessing soil health of vertisol of AESR 10.1 using selected physical, chemical and biological attributes of soils. J. Indian Soc. Soil Sci. 60: 281-287.

  26. Kundu, S., Vassanda Coumar, M., Saha, J. K., Rajendran, S., Hati, K. M., Biswas, A. K., Sammi Reddy, K. and  Subba Rao, A. (2012) Assessing soil health of Vertisol of AESR 10.1 using selected physical, chemical and biological attributes of soils. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences (Accepted).

 

2. Books/Reports/Book Chapters (31)

(i) Books (11)
 

  1. Singh, A.B., Sammi Reddy, K., Manna, M.C. and Subba Rao, A. (2011) Recycling organic wastes for soil health and productivity. Agrotech Publishing Academy, Udaipur. Pp.1-344.

  2. Singh, A.B., Sammi Reddy, K., Manna, M.C. and Subba Rao, A. (2011) Efficient utilization of farm wastes for sustainable agriculture. Agrotech Publishing Academy, Udaipur. Pp.1-328.

  3. Muralidharudu, Y., Sammi Reddy, K., Mandal, B. N. , Subba Rao, A., Singh, K. N. and Sahilendra Sonekar (2011) GIS Based Soil Fertility Maps of Different States of India.  All India Coordinated Research Project on Soil Test Crop Correlation Studies, Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal, pp. 1-224.

  4. Muralidharudu, Y., Subba Rao, A. and Sammi Reddy, K. (Eds)  (2012) District-Wise Soil Test Based Fertilizer and Manure Recommendations for Balanced Nutrition of Crops.  Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal, pp. 1-270.

  5. Muralidharudu, Y., Sammi Reddy, K. and Subba Rao, A. (2010) Farmers’ Resource based Site Specific Integrated Nutrient Management and On-line fertilizer Recommendations using GPS and GIS  Tools.. Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal, pp. 1-270.

  6. Acharya, C. L., Subba Rao, A., Biswas, A. K., Sammi Reddy, K., Yadav, R. L., Dwivedi, B. S., Shukla, A. K., Singh, V. K., and Sharma, S. K. (2003) Methodologies and package of practices on improved fertilizer use efficiency under various agro-climatic regions for different crops/cropping systems and soil conditions. Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  7. Acharya, C. L., Sammi Reddy, K. and Sharma, A. K. (Eds.) (2003) Proceedings of the ICAR-ACIAR workshop on “Farmyard manure: Life cycle analysis and management”, Feb 18-20, 2003, Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  8. Subba Rao, A.,  Sharma, A. K. and Sammi Reddy, K  (2008) Soil Science Research in India (A Bibliography of IISS Scientists’ Research Contribution – 1988-2008), Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. P. 90.

  9. Subba Rao, A., Biswas, A. K., Sammi Reddy, K., Hati, K. M. and Ramana, S (Eds) (2009) IISS: Two Decades of Soil Research, Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. Pp.12-132.

  10. Sammi Reddy, K., Srivastava, S. and Sharma, A.K. (2007). IISS Perspective Plan: Vision-2025. Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. Pp.1-64.

  11. Mohanty, M., Chaudhary, R. S., Sinha, N. K., Sammi Reddy, K., Dey, P and Subba Rao, A. (2013) Crop Growth Simulation Modelling: Theory and Practices. Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. Pp. 1-110.

(ii) Reports edited (15)

  1. Sammi Reddy, K. (2008) (Ed.) IISS at a Glance. Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.  

  2. Sammi Reddy, K. and Somasundaram, J. (2011) IISS Newsletter, July – December 2010, Vol 13 (2), Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  3. Subba Rao, A., Ramesh, P., Sammi Reddy, K. and Saha, J. K. (2003) Proceedings/Abstracts of poster sessions: 6th Agricultural Science Congress, National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS), February 13-15, 2003, Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  4. Acharya, C.L., Biswas, A.K.,.Sharma., A.K, Sammi Reddy, K.  and Sanjay Srivastava (2000) IISS Annual Report 1999 – 2000.  Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  5. Acharya, C.L., Biswas, A.K., Sharma, A.K. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2001) IISS Annual Report 2000-2001, Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  6. Sharma, A.K. and Sammi Reddy, K.  (2000) IISS Newsletter, July – December 2000, Vol 3 (2), Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  7. Muneshwar Singh and Sammi Reddy, K. (2003) IISS Newsletter, July – December 2003, Vol 6 (2), Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  8. Subba Rao, A., Ramesh, P., Sammi Reddy, K. , Ghosh P. K. and Manna, M. C.  (2005) IISS Annual Report 2004-2005.  Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  9. Subba Rao, A., Singh, A. B., Biswas, A. K., Sammi Reddy, K. , Damodar Reddy, D., Hati, K. M. and Tripathi, A. K. (2006) IISS Annual Report 2005-06.  Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  10. Subba Rao, A., Singh, A.B., Saha, J.K., Sammi Reddy, K., Srivastava, S., Hati, K.M. and Tripathi, A.K.(2007). IISS Annual Report (2006-07). Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. Pp.1-125.

  11. Subba Rao, A., Blaise D’Souza, Sammi Reddy, K., Tripathi, A.K., Brij Lal, Panwar, N. R. and Ranjit Kumar (2008). IISS Annual Report (2007-08). Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. Pp.1-120.

  12. Subba Rao, A., Hebbar, K.B., Sammi Reddy, K., Tripathi, A.K., Somasundaram, J., Panwar, N.R. (2009). IISS Annual Report (2008-09). Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. Pp.1-125.

  13. Subba Rao, A., Hebbar, K.B., Balise Desouza, Sammi Reddy, K., Tripathi, A.K., Parmod Jha, and Mohanty, S. R. (2010). IISS Annual Report (2009-10). Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. Pp.1-133.

  14. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K., Tripathi, A. K., Lenka, N. K., Mohanty, S. R. and M. Vassond Coumar (2011). IISS Annual Report (2010-11). Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. Pp.1-172.

  15. Muralidharudu, Y, Mandal, B.N., Sammi Reddy, K and Subba Rao, A.(2011) Progress Report of All India Coordinated Research Project for Investigations on Soil Test Crop Response Correlation (2007-10). Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. pp.1-219.

(iii) Book Chapters (5)

  1. Tandon, H. L. S. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2013) Soil chemical health and its management. In: Soil Health Management: Productivity-Sustainability-Resource Management (H. L. S. Tandon ed.), Fertilizer Development and Consultation Organization (FDCO), New Delhi. Pp. 28-54.

  2. Subba Rao, A. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2010) Nutrient Management in Soybean. In: Soybean: Botany, Production and Uses (Guriqbal Singh Ed.), CAB International, Wallingford OX10 8 De, UK. Pp. 161-190.

  3. Subba Rao, A. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2005) Analysis of soils for pH, EC and Available major nutrients. In: Methods of Analysis of Soils, Plants, Waters, Fertilisers and Organic Manures (HLS Tandon Ed.), Fertiliser Development and Consultation Organization, New Delhi pp. 21-59.

  4. Sammi Reddy, K., Rao, D. L. N., Singh, M., Mohanty, M. and Subba Rao, A. (2013) Farmers’ participatory INM technology development : Mother-baby trial concept In: (Kundu S, Manna, M.C, Biswas, A.K. Lakaria, Brij lal and Subba Rao, A (2013) IISS contribution in frontier areas of soil research. IISS, Bhopal 271-280 (total pages 1-422).

  5. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K., Damodar Reddy, D. and Takkar, P.N. (1998) Phosphorus. Pp. 20-28.  In: A Decade of Progress 1998 – 1999 Bulletin No.1 Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. P. 149.

(3) Invited Papers in Seminar / Conference Proceedings (16)

Invited Papers/Full length papers published in proceedings

  1. Sammi Reddy, K. (2012) Potential availability of indigenous mineral and by-product nutrient sources in the country. In: Souvenir of national Seminar on Strategies to Rationalize and Reduce Consumption of Water Soluble Phosphorus and Potassium in the Country to Minimize Import (Eds: P. Dey, A. K.. Biswas, K. M. Hati, S. Srivastava, P. Jha and A. Subba Rao) held at IISS, Bhopal during 18-19 December 2012. Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. Pp. 26-31.   

  2. Sammi Reddy, K. and Seshagiri Rao, M.  (2000) Crop production constraints and their remedies in calcareous soils of Andhra Pradesh and Madhya  Pradesh.  In : ‘Proceedings of the National Symposium on Balanced Nutrition of Groundnut and Other Field Crops Grown in  Calcareous Soils of India’: Junagadh (Eds NS Pasricha, SK Bansal and  BA Golakhiya) pp. 205-222 (Potash Research Institute of India – International Potash Institute – Gujarat Agricultural University –   Junagadh). 

  3. Sammi Reddy, K., Muralidharudu, Y. and Subba Rao, A. (2011) Towards a Unified or an Ideal Soil Health Card for Soil Health Maintenance/Build Up. Paper presented at National Seminar on “Soil Health Improvement for Enhancing Crop Productivity, TNAU, Coimbatore during 17-18 March 2011.

  4. Subba Rao, A. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2009) Implications of soil fertility to meet future demand: The Indian Scenario. In: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages. (Eds: M. S. Brar and S. S. Mukhopadhyay), Proceedings of the IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India during 5-7 November 2009. pp. 109-136.

  5. Subba Rao, A. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2006) Integrated nutrient management vis-à-vis crop production/productivity, nutrient balance, farmer livelihood and environment: India. Invited paper published in Proceedings of a Regional Workshop on Improving Plant Nutrient Management for Better Farmer Livelihoods, Food Security and Environmental Sustainability held at Beijing, China during 12-16 December 2005. RAP Publication 2006/27, FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pasific, Bangkok, Thailand.

  6. Muneshwar Singh and Sammi Reddy, K. (2000) Nitrogen dynamics in calcareous soils of India.  In ‘Proceedidngs of the National Symposium on Balanced Nutrition of Groundnut and Other Field Crops Grown in Calcareous Soils of India’.  Junagadh (Eds. NS Pasricha, SK Bansal and BA Golakhiya) pp. 63-71 (Potash Research Institute of India - International Potash Institute – Gujarat Agricultural University – Junagadh).

  7. Anand Swarup, Sammi Reddy, K. Wanjari, R.H. and Tripathi, A.K. (2000) Balanced nutrient management in calcareous soils – Experiences under long-term fertilizer experiments.  In ‘Proceedings of the National Symposium on Balanced Nutrition of Groundnut and Other Field Crops Grown in Calcareous Soils of India’.  Junagadh (Eds. NS Pasricha, SK Bansal and BA Goilakhiya) pp. 185-191. (Potash Research Institute of India – International Potash Institute – Gujarat Agricultural  University, Junagadh).

  8. Anand Swarup, Sammi Reddy, K.  Wanjari, R.H. and Tripathi, A.K. (2001) Phosphorus in soils and crop response to applied phosphorus:  Experiences from long-term fertilizer experiments.  Paper presented at IARI-PPIC National Workshop on ‘Phosphorus in Indian Agriculture:  Issues and Strategies, October 4, 2001 at New Delhi.

  9. Subba Rao, A., Ramesh, P. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2005) Soil fertility management in organic farming. Paper presented at National Seminar on organic farming: current scenario and future thrust. Organzed by DAC and ICAR, New Delhi at ANGRAU, Hyderabad during April 27-28, 2005.

  10. Mohan Singh and Sammi Reddy, K. (2003) Nutrient transformation and conservation during storage and composting of cattle dung. Proceedings of the ICAR-ACIAR workshop on “Farmyard manure: Life cycle analysis and management”, (Eds. Acharya, C. L., Sammi Reddy, K. and Sharma, A. K.) Feb 18-20, 2003, Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  11.  Sammi Reddy, K., Sharma, A. K., Nirmal Kumar and Acharya, C. L. (2003) Perceived biophysical and sociological impacts of farmyard manure by farmers and its potential role in meeting crop nutrient needs in Madhya Pradesh. Proceedings of the ICAR-ACIAR workshop on “Farmyard manure: Life cycle analysis and management”, (Eds. Acharya, C. L., Sammi Reddy, K. and Sharma, A. K.) Feb 18-20, 2003, Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  12. Sharma, A. K., Sammi Reddy, K., Nirmal Kumar and Acharya, C. L. (2003) Economics of FYM use in crop production in M. P. Proceedings of the ICAR-ACIAR workshop on “Farmyard manure: Life cycle analysis and management”, (Eds. Acharya, C. L., Sammi Reddy, K. and Sharma, A. K.) Feb 18-20, 2003, Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  13. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K. and Muralidharudu, Y. (2007) Improving nutrient use efficiency in different oilseed crops/cropping systems. In: Proceedings of National Seminar on Changing Global Vegetable Oils Scenario: Issues and Challenges before India (Ed Hegde, D. M.). January 2007, Indian Society of Oilseeds Research (ISOR), Hyderabad.

  14. Muralidharudu, Y., Sammi Reddy, K. and  Subba Rao, A. (2010).  Balanced and Integrated Nutrient Management for Sustaining Higher Crop Productivity and Better Soil Health.  In: Souvenir of state level seminar held during January 2-3, 2010 on “Soil Resource Management for Sustainable Soil Health and Food Security” (Eds. V.K. Kharche et al.).  Dr.Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth, Akola. Pp.56-77.

  15. Subba Rao, A. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2009).  Soil quality: Key to sustained agricultural productivity.  In: Souvenir of Centenary (1906-2006) Celebrations of Regional Agricultural Research Station, Nandyal, Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University, Hyderabad. Pp.80-84.

  16. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K. and Somasundaram, J. (2011) Improvement of soil health for better moisture stress tolerance. In: Techniques of water conservation and rainwater harvesting for drought management (SAARC training programme) (Eds: P. K. Mishra, M. Osman and B. Venkateshwarlu), Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Santoshnagar, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India. Pp. 567-586.  

4. Popular Articles (13)

  1. Sammi Reddy, K., Tripathi, A. K. and Manna, M. C. (2012) Samrudh Compost Utpadhan Thaknik. Kheti October 2012: 28-30.

  2. Sammi Reddy, K., Subba Rao, A., Pandey, M. and Qureshi, I. U., (2010).  Soybean – Gehu Fasal Pranali Main Santulit Aur Samanvit Poshak Prabandh.  Khad Patrika 51(1) : 13-17.

  3. Sammi Reddy, K., Subba Rao, A., Qureshi, I., Pandey, M. and Dixit, S. K. (2010) Jal Bharau Bhoomi mei BBF evam INM  - soybean ke liye ek vardan. Khad Patrika 51 (7) : 35-37.

  4. Sammi Reddy, K., Subba Rao, A., Pandey, M. and Qureshi, I. (2010) Samanvith poshak tathva prabandhan dwara soyabean-gehu pranali ke upaj badana. In: Santhilith paudha poshan evam mruda swasthya: Krushak prashikshak digdrarshika (Eds: Singh, A. B., Trpathi, A. K. and Subba Rao, A.), Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. Pp. 66-75.

  5. Sammi Reddy, K.,  Subba Rao, A., Qureshi, I., Pandey, M. and Dixit, S. K. (2012) Jal Bharau Vali Bhoomi Mei Chodi Patti Evam Kund Vidhi Dwara Soyabean Me Savanmith Poshan Prabandh. In: Jaivik Kheti Evam Mrida Swasthya (Eds: Singh, A. B., Trpathi, A. K. and Subba Rao, A.), Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. Pp. 142-146.

  6. Subba Rao, A. and Sammi Reddy, K (1995) Right sampling gives right soil tests.  Intensive Agriculture XXXII (11-12): 20 – 22.

  7. Anand Swarup, Tripathi, A. K. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2003) Tikau Krishi Utpadan Ke Liye Mruda Urvarata Prabandh. Khad Patrika, January 2003.

  8.  Tripathi, A. K. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2003) Mrida produshan karan aur nivaran. Kheti, June 2003.

  9. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K. and Srivastava, S. (2007). Expanding market infrastructure: The Hindu-Survey of Indian Agriculture 2007, M/s. Kasturi and Sons. Ltd. Chennai. Pp.177-182.

  10. Subba Rao, A. and Sammi Reddy, K (2008). Soils: Deterioration in Physical, Chemical and Biological Qualities. The Hindu-Survey of Indian Agriculture 2008, M/s. Kasturi and Sons. Ltd. Chennai. Pp.105-108.

  11. Pandey, Manoj, Sammi Reddy, K, Qureshi, I.U, Kushwa, S.S.(2010). Ganne ki Paidawar Par Sukshma Poshak Tatwo Ka Mahatwa Avem Unnat Kisme. Krishi Shodh (1-15 February, 2010). P.9.

  12. Sammi Reddy, K. and Menzies, Neal (2007). Improved nutrient management for soybean-wheat systems. ACIAR South-Asia Newsletter, July 2007, ACIAR, New Delhi. Pp.4-5.

  13. Pandey, Manoj, Sammi ReddyK., Sisodia, R.S., Kushwa, S.S. and Qureshi, I.U, (2010). Sukshma Poshak Tatwo Ka Aadhunik Krishi Main Mahatwa. Krishi Shodh (16-28 February 2010). P.8.

5. Research Bulletins/Extension Bulletins (5)

  1. Sammi Reddy, K., Rao, D.L.N., Singh, M., Mohanty, M., Subba Rao, A., Dixit, S.K., Pandey, M. and Singh, Geeta (2007). Enhancing productivity of soybean-wheat system by balanced and integrated nutrient management on black soils of Madhya Pradesh. ICAR-ACIAR Project Bulletin No.1, Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. Pp.1-17.

  2. Sammi Reddy, K., Rao, D.L.N., Singh, M., Mohanty, M., Subba Rao, A., Dixit, S.K., Pandey, M. and Singh, Geeta (2007). Madhya Pradesh Ki Kali Mitti Par Santulit Aur Samanvit Poshak Prabandh Dwara Soybean-Genhu Pranali Ki Utpadakta Ko Badhana.  ICAR-ACIAR Project Bulletin No.1, Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. Pp.1-17.

  3. Sammi Reddy, K., Biswas, D. R., Mohanty, M., Subba Rao, A., Rao, D.L. N., Singh, M., Biswas, A. K., Pandey, M., and Manna, M. C. (2012) Phosphorus, potassium and sulphur enriched organo-mineral compost production technology (in English). ACIAR project technical folder, Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.pp. 1-6.

  4. Sammi Reddy, K., Biswas, D. R., Mohanty, M., Subba Rao, A., Rao, D.L. N., Singh, M., Biswas, A. K., Tripathi, A. K., Singh, A. B., Pandey, M., and Manna, M. C. (2012) Phosphorus, potassium and gandhak samrudhi jaivtatv-khanij kampost utpadhan takniki. ACIAR project technical folder (in Hindi), Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.pp. 1-6.

  5. Dalal, R. C., Acharya, C. L., Reddy, K. S., Redding, M., Sharma, A. K., John Ritchie, Eisner, R., Kumar, N., Casey, K., Skerman, A. and Thomas, G. (2003) Final report – ICAR-ACIAR project (LWR2/1998/136) “Survey of potential of manure for meeting crop nutrient needs with integrated nutrient management in Madhya Pradesh, India. Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

6. Review Papers (7)

  1. Sammi Reddy, K. (2007). Soil health and sustainable agriculture. Invited Paper Published in Proceedings of National Seminar on Steps Towards Sustainable Agriculture held at Dr.Balasaheb Sawant Kokan Krishi Vidhyapeeth, Dapoli during September 27-28, 2007. Pp.54-78.

  2. Sammi Reddy, K. (2009) Nutrient release characteristics of organic manures in relation to their quality. In: Efficient Use of On-farm and Off-farm Resources in Organic Farming (Eds. Ramesh, P and Subba Rao, A.), Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal. pp. 139-145. 

  3. Subba Rao, A. Sammi Reddy, K. and Ganeshamurthy, A.N. (1995) Emerging areas for application of soil testing and fertilizer recommendations.  Fert. News 40 (11): 49 – 57.

  4. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K. and Ganeshamurthy, A.N. (1995) Advances in soil testing laboratory methodology and needs for future.  Intern. J. Trop. Agric. 13: 25-40.

  5. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K. and Muneshwar Singh (2004) Emerging strategies for improving fertilizer use efficiency in different crops/cropping systems. Indian Fertilizer Scene Annual – 2004, Volume 17, pp. 3-22.

  6. Subba Rao, A. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2005) Emerging strategies for sustaining higher productivity and ensuring soil quality under intensive agriculture.  Indian Journal of Fertilizers 1(4): 61-76.

  7. Subba Rao, A. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2006) Innovative nutrient and water management options for sustainable farming on small and marginal farms. Indian Fertilizer Scene Annual – 2006, Volume 19, pp. 28-39.

 

7. Extended Summaries/Abstracts published in Proceedings (35)

  1. Sammi Reddy, K., Mohanty, M., Rao, D.L.N., Subba Rao, A., C. Blamey, F. Pax., Dalal, Ram C., Dixit, S.K., Pandey, M. and Menzies, Neal W. (2010)  Development of farmers’ participatory integrated nutrient management technology using the mother-baby trial approach.  Proceedings of the 19th World Congress of Soil Science, Soil Solutions for a Changing World held during 1-6 August 2010, Brisbane, Australia.

  2. Sammi Reddy, K., C. Blamey, F. Pax., Dalal, Ram C., Mohanty, M., Singh, Muneshwar, Subba Rao, A., Pandey, M. and Menzies, Neal W. (2010)  Leaching losses of nutrients from farmyard manure pits in Central India. Proceedings of the 19th World Congress of Soil Science, Soil Solutions for a Changing World held during 1-6 August 2010, Brisbane, Australia.

  3. Sammi Reddy, K., Muneshwar Singh, Sudhir, K., Dwivedi, A. K. and Subba Rao, A. (2009) Indices of sulphur mineralization from contrasting soils under long-term cropping. Paper presented at 4th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture held during 4-7 February 2009 at New Delhi. Pp. 318-319.

  4. Sammi Reddy, K., Manoj Pandey and Subba Rao, A. (2008) Assessing nutritional constraints of soybean-wheat production on Vertisols of Central India. Paper presented at 73rd Annual Convention of the Indian Society of Soil Science, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, 27 – 30 November 2008.

  5. Sammi Reddy, K., Rao, D. L. N. and Singh, M. (2008) Livelihood security in rural areas of Madhya Pradesh through improved nutrient management practices in soybean – wheat system. Paper presented at  International Seminar on Strategies for Improving Livelihood Security of Rural Poor Organized by the International Society of Extension Education, Nagpur at ICAR Research Complex for Goa, Ela, Old Goa during  24-27 September 2008.

  6. Sammi Reddy, K. Anand Swarup, Wanjari, R.H. and Sudhir K. (2001) Changes in organic and inorganic sulphur fractions in a Kandic Paleustalf after long term cropping with fertilizers and farmyard manure inputs.  Paper presented at 5th Agricultural Science Congress during April 4-7, 2001. Guwahati

  7. Sammi Reddy, K., Tripathi, A.K. and Anand Swarup (2002) Sulphate sorption – desorption characteristics in relation to soil properties of some acid soils. Paper presented at  65th Annual Convention of the Indian Society of Soil Science, NBSS & LUP, Nagpur, December 27 – 30, 2000.

  8. Sammi Reddy, K., Tripathi, A. K., Singh, M. V. and Saha, M. N. (2003) Changes in organic and inorganic fractions of nitrogen in an Eutrochrept soil after long-term cropping with different fertilizer and organic manure inputs. Paper presented at 67th annual convention of the Indian Society of Soil Science held at JNKVV, Jabalpur, Nov 11-15, 2002.

  9. Sammi Reddy, K., Tripathi, A. K., Swarup, A. and Dwivedi, A. K. (2003) Effect of long-term fertilizer use and organic manuring on transformation of nitrogen fractions in a Typic Haplustert. Paper presented at 6th Agricultural Science Congress, NAAS, Feb 13-15, 2003, Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.

  10. Sammi Reddy, K., and Narayanasamy, G. (2000) Phosphorus supplying power of some thermally promoted phosphate rocks.  Paper prsented at International Conference on Managing Natural resources for Sustainable Agricultural Production in the 21th Century, February 14 – 18, 2000, New Delhi, India.

  11. Sammi Reddy, K. and Narayanasamy, G. (1998) Phosphorus release characteristics of some thermally promoted phosphate rocks in a Typic Ustochrept soil.  National Seminar on developments in soil science, 1998, HAU, Hisar, November 16 – 19, 1998.

  12. Sammi Reddy, K. (2004) Sulphur release characteristics of organic manures, crop residues and green manures in two soils. Paper presented at 69th annual convention of ISSS held at ANGRAU, Hyderabad during Oct 26 – 30, 2004.

  13. Sammi Reddy, K., Tripathi, A. K, Singh, M., and Singh, M. V. (2005) Effect of continuous cropping and fertilizer use on soil quality in terms of organic carbon and nitrogen in a Kandic Paleustalf. Paper presented at the International Conference on Soil, Water and Environmental Quality – Issues and Strategies held at IARI, New Delhi during Jan 28 – Feb 1, 2005.

  14. Sammi Reddy, K., Mohanty, M. and Manoj Pandey (2006) Nitrogen mineralization characteristics of green manures, organic manures and crop residues in relation to their quality. Paper presented at 71st annual convention of ISSS held at OUAT, Bhubaneshwar during November 10-13, 2006.

  15. Sammi Reddy, K. and Pandey, M. (2007). Nutrient input, output and balance of farmyard manure production by farmers through conventional method.     Paper presented at 72nd Annual Convention of the Indian Society of Soil Science held at BAU, Ranchi during November 2-5, 2007. 

  16. Sammi Reddy, K, Singh, Muneshwar, Biswas, A.K. and Pandey, M. (2009).  Effect of Continuous Use of Organic Manures and Inorganic Fertilizers on Transformation of Different Fractions of Zinc in a Vertisol.  Paper presented at 74th Annual Convention of the Indian Society of Soil Science held at IARI, New Delhi during December 22-25, 2009. P.82.

  17. Ramesh, P., Sammi Reddy, K., Ajay, Ramana, S. and Choudhary, R. S. (2002) Resource use efficiency of soybean (Glycine max)-based intercropping systems and their residual effect on wheat (Triticum aestivum). Paper presented at 2nd International Agronomy Congress, Nov 26-30, 2002, New Delhi, India.

  18. Mohanty, M., Probert, M.E., Sammi Reddy, K., Dalal, Ram C., Subba Rao, A., and Menzies, N.W. (2010)  Modelling N mineralization from green manure and farmyard manure from a laboratory incubation study. Proceedings of the 19th World Congress of Soil Science, Soil Solutions for a Changing World held during 1-6 August 2010, Brisbane, Australia.

  19. Mohanty, M., Probert, M.E., Sammi Reddy, K., Dalal, Ram C., Subba Rao, A., and Menzies, N.W. (2010)  Modelling N mineralization from high C:N rice and wheat crop  residues. Proceedings of the 19th World Congress of Soil Science, Soil Solutions for a Changing World held during 1-6 August 2010, Brisbane, Australia.

  20. Subba Rao, A.., Sammi Reddy, K.  and Takkar, P.N. (1994) External and internal P requirements for optimum production of soybean and wheat on swell-shrink soils.  National Seminar on Developments in Soil Science – 1994, New Delhi, November 28 – December 1, 1994.

  21. Subba  Rao,  A., Sammi Reddy, K., Takkar,  P.N.  and  Damodar Reddy,  D.  (1996) An evaluation of  phosphorus  efficiency parameters in soybean - wheat cropping system in relation  to fertilizer  P  on a Typic Haplustert.   National  Seminar  on Developments in Soil Science - 1996.  61st Annual Convention of the Indian Society of Soil Science, October  28-November  01, 1996 at B.A. College of Agriculture, Anand.

  22. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K. and Takkar, P.N. (1994) Integrated phosphorus management in soybean-wheat system on Chromusterts of Madhya Pradesh. Presented at seminar on “Nutrient management in Soybean Based cropping Systems in India”. September 22 -23, 1994. Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal.  

  23. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K., and Takkar, P.N. (1995) Residual effect of phosphorus applied to soybean or wheat in soybean-wheat system on a Typic Haplustert.  National Seminar on Developments in Soil Science, PAU, Ludhiana, November 2-5, 1995.

  24. Subba Rao, A. Sammi Reddy, K. and Takkar, P.N. (1996) An evaluation of phosphorus efficiency parameters in soybean –wheat cropping system in relation to fertiliser P on a Typic Haplustert.  National Seminar on Developments in Soil Science – 1996 at 61st Annual convention of  Indian Society of Society Science, B.A.College of Agriculture, Anand, October 28 – November 1, 1996.

  25. Subba Rao, A. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2005) Measures for sustaining productivity and ensuring soil quality under intensive agriculture. Paper presented in Agriculture and Forestry section at 92nd Indian Science Congress held at Nirma University, Ahmedabad during January 3-7, 2005.

  26. Subba Rao, A., Sammi Reddy, K. and Ghosh, P. K. (2006) Innovative Nutrient and Water Management Options for Livelihood Security of Small and Marginal Farmers. Paper presented in Agriculture and Forestry section at 93rd Indian Science Congress held at ANGRAU, Hyderabad during January 3-7, 2006.

  27. Tabassum, Shahina, Sammi Reddy, K., and Vaishya, U.K. (2007).  Changes in organic and inorganic forms of N in a Vertisol (Typic Haplustert) under soybean-wheat system due to conjoint use of inorganic fertilizer and organic manures.  Paper presented at National Seminar on Ist Indian Analytical Congress- 2007 held at Shri Ramdeobaba, Kamla Nehru, Engineering College during 28-29 December 2007. Organized by Indian Society of Analytical Scientists, Nagpur. P.39.

  28. Subba Rao, A., Ramesh, P. and Sammi Reddy, K. (2008).  Soil health under fertilizer, integrated and organic nutrient management systems.  Invited paper in Proceedings of the 95th Indian Science Congress held at Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam during 3-7 January 2008. pp. 11-12.

  29. Manna, M.C., Bhattacharrya, Pratap, Adhya, T.K., Sisodia, R.S., Jha, P., ramana, S., Tripathi, A.K., Sammi Reddy, K., Singh, K.N., Singh, Muneshwar and Subba Rao, A. (2009).  Effect of Temperature, Moisture and Biological Activities on Soil Organic Carbon Mineralization under the Influence of Fertilizer and Manure.  Paper presented at 75th Annual Convention of the Indian Society of Soil Science held at IARI, New Delhi during December 22-25, 2009. P.117.

  30. Lakaria, Brij Lal, Singh, Muneshwar, Sammi Reddy, K., Biswas, A.K. and Chaudhary, R.S. (2009).  Soil Aggregation and C Dynamics as Affected by Long-term Manuring.  Paper presented at 74th Annual Convention of the Indian Society of Soil Science held at IARI, New Delhi during December 22-25, 2009. P.46

  31. Mohanty, M., Nishant K. Sinha, K. Sammi Reddy, R. S. Chaudhary and A. Subba Rao, (2011) Simulating the impact of climate change on future water and nitrogen management strategies in soybean-wheat cropping system of Madhya Pradesh, central India. Paper presented at the National workshop on Climate Observation and Regional Modelling (CORMMA) held during 9 – 10 December, 2011 at CSIR-CMMACS, Bangalore, India.

  32. Kundu, S., Vassanda Coumar, Saha, J. K. Biswas, A. K. And Sammi Reddy, K. (2011) Effect of biochar, FYM and lime on microbial resilience of degraded acid soil under copper stress. Paper presented at 76th Annual Convention of the Indian Society of Soil Science held at University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad during November  16-19, 2011.

  33. Kundu, S., Saha, J. K., Vassanda Coumar, Hati, K.M., Biswas, A. K. Sammi Reddy, K., Rajendran, S. and Subba Rao, A. (2011) Assessing Soil Health of Vertisol of AESR 10.1 using Selected Physical, Chemical and Biological Attributes of Soils. Paper presented at 76th Annual Convention of the Indian Society of Soil Science held at University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad during November  16-19, 2011.

  34. Ramesh K., Sammi ReddyK.,  Reshmi, I. and Umesh Pankaj (2010) Nanoporous zeolites as soil urease adsorbers: an opportunity for increasing nitrogen use efficiency. In: 3rd Bangalore nano held at Bangalore during 8-9 Dec 2010, p.10

  35. Ramesh K., Umesh Pankaj, Kushwah, S. S., Panwar, N. R., Pramod Jha, Sammi ReddyK, Biswas, A. K. and Subba Rao, A. (2010) Nanoporous materials (zeolites) in agricultural management- Indian results. In: II National Conference on Advanced Materials. PSNCET, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, 25-27, 2010 Aug P.23-25.

Awards/Fellowships/Recognitions

  • Elected as the Fellow of National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS), New Delhi
  • Hari Om Ashram Trust Award for the biennium 2008-09 of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi
  • 12th International Congress Commemoration Award of Indian Society of Soil Science (ISSS) for his "Outstanding research work on Development of site-specific integrated and balanced nutrient management practices and Novel fertilizer materials for higher use efficiency".
  • Golden Jubilee Commemoration Young Scientist Award – 2002 of the Indian Society of Soil Science (ISSS), New Delhi in recognition of  “Significant work on Integrated Plant Nutrient Supply Technology for Soybean – Wheat System on Vertisols of Central India”.
  • National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS) Associate Fellow for the period of  five years from Jan 1, 2006 to Dec 31, 2010.
  • FAI Golden Jubilee Award for Excellence – 2008 in field of Development of Fertilizer Best Management Practices.
  • TSI-FAI Award – 2006 for outstanding work on Plant Nutrient Sulphur.
  • PPIC-FAI Award – 1997 for the outstanding research on “Management and Balanced Use of Inputs in Achieving Maximum Yield”.
  • IMPHOS-FAI Award – 2003 in recognition of significant work on “Role of phosphorus on yield and quality of crops”.
  • Dhiru Morarji Memorial Award for 2004-05 of FAI for the best article published in July 2005 issue of Indian Journal of Fertilizers
  • FAI Dhiru Morarji Memorial Award for the article on “Emerging areas for application of soil testing and fertilizer recommendations” published in November, 1995 issue of Fertilizer News.
  • Best Poster Presentation Award – 2011 of the Indian Society of Soil Science (ISSS) for presenting paper on “Effect of biochar, FYM and lime on microbial resilience of degraded acid soil under copper stress” during 76th Annual Convention of the Indian Society of Soil Science held at University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad on 16-19 November 2011.

International Exposure

Country

Purpose/Subject title

Year

Duration

Sponsor

Australia (Queensland Department of Natural Resources, Brisbane)

To under go training on survey techniques and manure management, to finalize the survey methodology, and to hold on-site discussions with Australian scientists and farmers about manure management practices in Australia

July 1-21, 2001

21 days

Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), Australia

Australia

(Queensland Department of Natural Resources (QDNR), Brisbane)

To under go training on data analysis and interpretation techniques and to develop the further research project.

June 20-29, 2002

10 days

ACIAR, Australia

Kenya

(Tropical Soil Biology & Fertility, TSBF, Nairobi)

To undertake review of an ACIAR project (LWR2/1999/003) entitled “Integrated nutrient management in tropical cropping systems: Improved capabilities in modeling and recommendations” that was executed by TSBF, Nairobi.

Jan 16-25, 2003

10 days

ACIAR, Australia

Australia

(The University of Queensland, Brisbane)

To undergo training on computer simulation modeling (Manure module of APSIM), and to undertake field visits of Australian side of work of the ACIAR project  (SMCN/2002/032)

April 25 – May 30, 2006

35 days

ACIAR, Australia

Philippines

(International Rice Research Institute, IRRI, Manila)

To participate in a training workshop on “Application of Participatory Approaches to Agricultural Research and Extension” at International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Manila, Philippines.

August 6 -19, 2006

 

14 days

ACIAR, Australia

Australia

(The University of Queensland, Brisbane)

To attend review meeting of ACIAR project  (SMCN/2002/032)

11-26 November 2007

16 days

ACIAR, Australia

Brisbane, Australia

To participate in the 19th World Congress of Soil Science, Brisbane and to participate in the ACIAR project activities

July 31 – Aug 20, 2010

21 days

ACIAR, Australia

Member of Professional bodies

  • Life member of the Indian Society of Soil Science
  • Life member of the Indian Society of Dryland Agriculture
  • Life member of Association of Agrometeorologists