Dr. Ram Kirpal Pathak
Fellow, Elected 2007

Born in Jaunpur, U.P., India on 3 August 1943. Educated at Govt. Agriculture College, Kanpur of Agra University, B.Sc., 1963 & M.Sc. (Ag.), 1965; IARI, New Delhi, Ph.D. 1970.

President, Horticultural Research & Development Foundation, Dhraodun, Homa Teacher, Five Fold Path Mission, Member, Ganga Action Pariwar.

Professor and Head Horticulture, N.D. University of Agriculture & Technology, Faizabad; Technical Coordinator, U.P. Diversified Agriculture Support Project, Uttar Pradesh; Director, Central Institute for Subtropical Horticulture, Lucknow; Chief Consultant, National Horticultural Mission, Govt. of India, Ministry of Agriculture, New Delhi, 2006-09.

Awards/Honours: ICAR Gold Medal 1970; Dr. Rajender Prasad Award 1986; Shri Girdhari Lal Chadha Memorial Medal 1997; VASVIK Award 2002; ICAR Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Award, 2002-04; Dhatri Shree Award 2003; ISHS Medal, 2005. Board of Director and Member Executive, International Competence Centre for Organic Agriculture (ICCOA), Bangalore.

Fellow: The Horticultural Society of India

Research Areas: Fruit Science, Organic cultivation

Address: 3/40, Bahar, Sahara State, Jankipuram, Lucknow 226021, U.P.; 1201, ACMEY Complex, Malard West, Mumbai 400064, Maharashtra.; [Tel: Res. (0522) 2735564; Cell: 09454974422; Email: pathakramkripal@gmail.com]