Name Shri N. D. Khobragade

Designation Scientist B
Qualification M. Sc. (Botany), B. Ed.
Experience 21 years
Subject Area Tree Improvement and Biodiversity
Publication

     Bulletins: Nil

     Book chapters: Nil

     Reviews: Nil

     Research papers: 03

     Popular articles: Nil

     Papers presented in seminars/conferences: 10

     Technical reports: 06

Research papers in journals:

1. Chawhaan, P. H, N. D. Khobragade and A. K. Mandal 2003 : Genetic analysis of fruit and seed parameters of Tectona grandis implication of seed production programme. Genetic and plant breeding Vol.63, No.3 p.p. 239-242.

2. Thakur, A, P. H. Chawhaan, VRS, Rawat, N. D. Khobragade and P. Sharma (2000) Studies on effect of time of seed collection on germination of Dipterocarpus retusus Indian Forester, 126 (7),799-800.

3. Tiwari C. K., Nandeshwar D. L., Khobragade N. D. and Vijayraghvan A. (2005) : Distribution and host range of Ganoderma lucidum My forest, Sep. 2005 Vol. 41 (3) Page Nos. 355-362.

Papers published in conference/seminar proceedings

1. Khobragade, N. D. D. Sut and A Ahmed 2001: Establishment of seed production area for quality seed production and its management. In Workshop on application of improved technology for afforestation in North East India on 24-26 April 2001, organized by regional centre, national afforrestation and eco development Board, NEHU, Shillong.

2. Kundu, M. P. Sharma , N. D. Khobragade, J. Kchari and R. Sett.(1996) : Improved germination and seedling vigor by seed pretreatment in Alistonia scholaris In procceding annual meeting of Assam Science Society, Jorhat, Assam.

3. Buxy, S., Khobragade, N. D., Meshram, M., and Chouhan, J. S. (2012). Effect of organic fertilizer on production of tuber of Asparagus racemosus An important medicinal plant. Paper presented in National Work shop on Transfer of Biotechnology for sustainable development and environment protection on 21-22 January 2012, Sponsored by UGC (CRO) Bhopal Organized by Department of Zoology Govt. College, Aron, Dist. Guna (Madhya Pradesh).

Papers presented in Seminar/Workshop/Conference

a. National

1. Khobragade, N. D. D. Sut and A Ahmed2001: Establishment of seed production area for quality seed production and its management. In Workshop on application of improved technology for afforestation in North East India on 24-26 April 2001, organized by regional centre, national afforrestation and eco development Board, NEHU, Shillong.

2. Vijayraghvan, A. and N. D. Khobragade 2004 : Effect of plant density on the root yield of Asparagus racemosus in a sandy loam soil of satpura plateau of Madhya Pradesh.

4. Khobragade, N. D. D. L. Nandeshwar, A. Vijayraghvan and A. K. Patra 2005: Preliminary observation on growth performance of Emblica officinales in degraded land of Chhndwara district of MP Paper presented in National Symposia on Emerging technologies and their application in Assessment, Conservation and management for threaten wild medicinal plants and their habitat, February 23-24 2005 held at State Forest Research Institute Jabalpur (MP).

5. A. Vijayraghvan A. K. Patra D. L. Nandeshwar, and Khobragade, N. D. 2005: Cultivation trial with organic fertilizers on Sarpagandha (Rauvolfia serpentina) Benth. In Madhya Pradesh A tool for ex- situ conservation. Paper presented in National Symposia on Emerging technologies and their application in Assessment, Conservation and management for threaten wild medicinal plants and their habitat, February 23-24 2005 held at State Forest Research Institute Jabalpur (MP).

6. Thakur, A, P. H. Chawhaan, and N. D. Khobragade (1999): Species improvement programme of Diterocarpus retusus for sustainable yield in North eastern India in procceding, 6th round table conference on Dipterocarp at Bangalore.

7. Kundu , M. P. Sharma , N. D. Khobragade, J. Kchari and R. Sett.(1996) : Improved germination and seedling vigor by seed pretreatment in Alistonia scholaris In procceding annual meeting of Assam Science Society, Jorhat, Assam.

8. Khobragade, N. D. and Buxy, S. (2012), Ex-situ conservation and mass multiplication of important medicinal plants of Satpura plateau of Madhya Pradesh. National Symposium on Assessment & Conservation of Forest Genetic Resources through Biotechnological Interventions on 19- 20 December 2011, Institute of Forest Productivity Ranchi (Jhrakhand).

9. Buxy, S., Khobragade, N. D., Meshram, M., and Chouhan, J. S. (2012). Effect of organic fertilizer on production of tuber of Asparagus racemosus An important medicinal plant. Paper presented in National Work shop on Transfer of Biotechnology for sustainable development and environment protection on 21-22 January 2012, Sponsored by UGC (CRO) Bhopal Organized by Department of Zoology Govt. College, Aron, Dist. Guna (Madhya Pradesh).

10. Khobragade N. D. (2013). Biodiversity Status of South Chhindwara Forest Division of Madhya Pradesh Paper presented in National seminar on Biodiversity , conservation, environment and resources management on 19-20 Januray 2013 at Department of geography , D. P. Chaturvedi Arts, commerce and Science College, Seoni (MP).

International seminar/ conference attended

Attended 1st Biennial International Congress on Urban Green Spaces 2012, from 5-7 March 2012, at New Delhi, India.

Technical Reports : 06

1. Singh J, T C. Bhuyan, A Thakur, A Sinha and N. D. Khobragade (1999). Seed production of Tectona grandis(Teak) Hmawngkhawthlir: 1 (SPA/MZ/TG/1).

2. Singh J, T C. Bhuyan, A Thakur, A Sinha and N. D. Khobragade (1999). Seed production of Tectona grandis (Teak) Hmawngkhawthlir: 2 (SPA/MZ/TG/2).

3. Singh J, T C. Bhuyan, A Thakur, A Sinha and N. D. Khobragade (1999). Seed production of Tectona grandis (Teak) Bilkhowathir: 3 (SPA/MZ/TG/3).

4. Singh J, N. D. Khobragade and S. P. Alhawat(1999). Seed production of Terminallia myriocarpa (Hollock) Ruksin: 4 (SPA/AP/TT/4).

5. Nandeshwar D.L, Khobragade N.D and Meshram M. Standardization of nursery techniques and propagation method of Buchnania lanzan (July2001-March2006)

6. Report on Biodiversity status of Chhindwara

Radio Talk

1. Delivered radio talk on Cultivation and production Aonla (Embilica officinales) and Chironji (Buchnania lanzan) at Akashwani Kendra Chhindwara (Hello Chhindwara) on 1 st March, 2012 at 7.20 AM

2. Delivered radio talk on vanmohotsav at Akashwani Kendra Chhindwara (Hello Chhindwara) on 1 st July, 2012 at 7.20 AM.

Awards:

Received best paper presentation award in National Work shop on Transfer of Biotechnology for sustainable development and environment protection on 21-22 January 2012, Sponsored by UGC (CRO) Bhopal Organized by Department of Zoology Govt. College, Aron, Distt. Guna (Madhya Pradesh).