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Scientist Profile

Dr. Dinesh Kumar
B. Sc Forestry, M.Sc. Ag (Rural Banking & Agril. Economics), NET(Agril. Economics), Ph. D (Agril. Economics)
Livestock Economics, Statistics & Information Technology,

Telephone: 0581-2300207
Mobile No.: 9456280731

Field of Specialization Farm management and production economics, livestock & livestock product marketing, econometrics , livestock health economics , estimation of economic losses due to livestock diseases and project formulation for livestock enterprises etc. Total Research Papers 7
No. Patents Granted / Filed Total No. of Book / Manual 03
No. of M.V.Sc. Student Guided 0 No. of PhD Student Guided
Present Number of M.V.Sc. Student 01 Present Numberof PhD Student

Top 10 Research Papers

  • Chaudhary, J. K.; B.Singh; Dinesh Kumar and Amod Kumar, 2013. Status of specific diseases in Bovine in Himachal Pradesh. International Journal of Agricultural Sciences. ISSN: 2167-0447. 3(8):001-004.
  • Dohare, A.K.; B. Singh; Yogesh Bangar; Shiv Prasad; Dinesh Kumar; and Girraj Shakya, 2013 . Influence of age , sex and season on morbidity and mortality pattern in goats in village conditions of Madhya Pradesh . VETERINARY WORLD . 6(6): 329-331.
  • Kumar, D. and J . Kumar 2013. Determinants of price of major livestock species in Bareilly District of Uttar Pradesh. PANTNAGAR JOURNAL OF RESEARCH, 11(1):1-6 DES, G.B.P.U.A.&T. Pantnagar-263145.
  • Shashikant, V. G, Laxmi Rani Dubey and Dinesh Kumar , 2013. Marketing of Red Gram in Gulberga district of Karnataka.Indian Journal of Agricultural Research 47( 5): 461 - 464 .
  • Sinha, Garima, L.S. Gangwar, Niranjan Lal and Dinesh Kumar. (2014). Economic Appraisal of Rural Family Poultry Production System in Palamau, Division of Jharkhand. (Accepted vide reference No. CARI/IJPS/28/2004 dated 7.7.2014). Indian Journal of Poultry Science, CARI, Izatnagar-243122.

Technologies Developed

  • A comprehensive documentation of marketing system of livestock and livestock products in the Uttar Pradesh state .


  • Winner of institutional quiz competition on WORLD FOOD DAY 2001 IVRI Izatnagar.
  • Best Popular Article for publication in the special issue of SMARIKA Magazine (in HINDI) – 125 years of IVRI, 2014.


  • Indian Society of Agril. Economics Mumbai.
  • Agril. Economics Research Association ( India ) IARI New Delhi.
  • Ind. Jou. of Agril. Res
  • Veterinary World
  • Ind. J. of Poultry Science

Ongoing Projects

  • Economic losses due to classical swine fever (CSF) disease and influencing factors for its prevalence in India
  • Monitoring of extraneous chemical substances and their residues in animal products (APEDA)
  • Structure, conduct and performance of livestock and livestock marketing system in Uttar Pradesh
  • Estimation of parameters under unknown auxiliary information in livestock surveys
  • Economic effects of important livestock disease burden in Indiaq and cost benefit analysis of targeted interventions.
  • To provide methodology in livestock economics & biostatistics and livestock related statistics to post-graduate & divisional research projects of the Institute

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