Mr. Prakash TupekarSr. Scientist
Agriculture Graduate started his career with MAHYCO, Jalna in 1971 and served for 30 years.
He was R & D Chief of MAHYCO for four years after the sad demise of Dr.Mishra in the air crash. He also served as Deputy Director & Chief Scientist – Sorghum (Grain & Forage).
He has identified several grain sorghum and forage sorghum hybrids, which are popular and are enjoying good market share in the seed business.
He also has the experience of Research Farm Management and Administration,
Assessment of the performance of the product for its yield, agronomic traits, acceptability and adaptability in different environments.
He has presented his paper in the International Conference on Sorghum, Lubbock, Texas, INTORSMIL, USA, Sept 23-28, 1996.
He has attended various training and workshops in last ten years, which has added to his knowledge.