Jeyabaskaran Scientific
Dr.K.J.Jeyabaskaran [Principal Scientist]
Qualification Ph.D.
Specialization / Discipline Soil Science / Soil Fertility / Nutrient Management
Department Section : Soil Science
Official email jeyabaskarankj@gmail.com, Jeyabaskaran.KJ@icar.gov.in
Salient Research Achievements
(in bullets)
  • Developed strategy of using Cement Kiln Flue dust and Alcohol Distillery Effluent as Potassium Sources in Banana Production.
  • Developed DRIS indices and Charts for Nendran and Ney Poovan Banana.
  • Developed a Banana Micronutrient Mixture -“Banana Shakti”.
  • Developed Fertilizer Tailoring Equations for banana varieties like Nendran, Poovan , Karpuravalli, Ney Poovan, Rasthali and Grand Naine.
Current Research
Projects(Institute)
  • Studies on Nutrient Dynamics in Banana (PI)
  • Organic banana farming for sustainable soil healthand nutritional security (PI)
  • Development of clump management technology for enhanced productivity in banana (Co-PI)
Current Research Projects(External) Nil
Area of Interest Natural Resource Management, Nutrient (Fertilizer) Management, Soil Health / Fertility Management, Nutrient Budgeting and Recycling.
Total Research Publications 153
Best five Publications
  • Jeyabaskaran, K.J. and S.D. Pandey. 2008. Effect of foliar spray of micronutrients in banana under high soil pH condition. Indian Journal of Horticulture, 65(1):102-105.
  • Jeyabaskaran, K.J., S.D. Pandey, M.M. Mustaffa and S. Sathiamoorthy. 2005. Diagnosis and recommendation integrated system for monitoring status of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium of ‘Nendran’ banana (Musa paradisiaca). Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 75(7): 432-434.
  • Jeyabaskaran, K.J., S.D. Pandey and G. Gomadhi. 2004. Integration of potassium-rich cement kiln flue dust and distillery effluent in potassium fertilization for increasing banana production. The Andhra Agricultural Journal, 50 : 418-420.
  • Jeyabaskaran, K.J., S.D. Pandey and G. Gomadhi. 2003. Effect of potassium-rich cement kiln flue dust and distillery effluent as substitute for potassium fertilizers on growth, yield and quality of “Ney Poovan” banana (Musa paradisiaca). Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 73(12): 641-644.
  • Jeyabaskaran, K.J., S.D. Pandey, M.M. Mustaffa and S. Sathiamoorthy. 2001. Effect of different organic manures with graded levels of inorganic fertilizers on ratoon of Poovan banana. South Indian Horticulture, 49:105-108.
Awards Nil


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