Govind Pal

Dr. Govind Pal, Principal Scientist
Field of Specialisation: Agricultural Economics
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M.Sc: CSAUA&T, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
PhD: CSAUA&T, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
Post Doc (if any): -
Joining date in ICAR : 
2001-09-13 00:00:00

Publications (Top 10 Publications having NAAS rating above 6.0 with first or corresponding author only):
  1. Pal Govind (2009). Impact of scientific lac cultivation training on lac economy – A study in Jharkhand, Agricultural Economics Research Review. 22 (1): 139-144.

  2. Pal Govind, Bhagat ML and Bhattacharya A (2009).Lac cultivation as a risk coping strategy for agriculture in Jharkhand. The Indian Forester, 135 (5): 611-617.

  3. Pal Govind, Jaiswal AK and Bhattacharya A (2010). An analysis of trend and variation in prices of lac at different levels of market in West Bengal. Indian Journal of Agricultural Marketing, 24 (1): 1-5.

  4. Pal Govind (2010). Growth and Instability in production and export of Indian lac. The Indian Forester,136 (9): 1235-1240.

  5. Pal Govind, Bhagat ML and Bhattacharya A (2010). Yield gap and constraints in adoption of improved lac cultivation technology in Jharkhand. Indian Journal of Forestry, 33 (4): 609-612.

  6. Pal Govind (2011). Socio-economic characteristics of lac growers in Kanker District of Chhattisgarh. The Indian Forester, 137 (11): 1294-1297.

  7. Pal Govind, Radhika C, Singh RK,  Udaya Bhaskar K, Ram H, and Rajendra Prasad S (2016). An Economic Analysis of Pigeonpea Seed Production Technology and its Adoption Behavior: Indian Context. The Scientific World Journal, Vol. 2016, 1-7. 

  8. Pal Govind, Radhika C, Singh RK,  Udaya Bhaskar K, Ram H, and Rajendra Prasad S (2016). Comparative economics of seed production vis-à-vis grain production of pigeonpea in Karnataka. Legume research, 39 (5): 806-809.

  9. Pal Govind, Udaya Bhaskar K, Jeevan Kumar SP, Sripathy KV, Kumari K and Agarwal DK (2021). An Economic analysis of Mung Bean seed production technology in Mau district of Eastern Uttar Pradesh. Legume Research, 44 (10): 1260-1264.

  10. Pal Govind, Sripathy KV, Kumari K, Tyagi V, and Kumar S (2021). Study on production and supply of quality seed in Eastern Uttar Pradesh. International Journal of Social Science, 10 (3): 231-240.

Patent / Technologies / Varieties / Methodologies / System etc. (Five only):
  1. Socio-economic study of lac growers and economics of production and marketing of lac in major lac producing states along with constraints analysis.
  2. Methodology for the estimation of lac production and processing has been developed.
  3. Impact assessment of lac production technology has been made in important lac growing states.
  4. Impact assessment of seed production technology in important crops along with economics of quality seed production and constraints analysis has been made.
  5. Popularization of technologies among farmers- lac production technology; seed production technology along with training to different stakeholders on lac and quality seed production.
Awards / Recognitions / Fellowship (Five only):
  1. Young Scientist Associate Award (Agricultural Economics)- 2014 by Bioved Research Institute of Agriculture and Technology, Allahabad
  2. Best paper presentation award (2015) by Indian Society of Extension Education, New Delhi
  3. Young Scientist Award (2015) by Indian Society of Extension Education, New Delhi
  4. Best presentation award (2017) by International Multidisciplinary Research Foundation, Vijayawada
  5. Best Scientist Award (2018) by EET CRS, Noida, UP under 7th Science and Technology Award