M/s Sri Gayathri Biotec has progressed well with a technical mentorship and guidance of Dr. C.S. Pawar who is well rounded Senior Techno-Commercial Agricultural Professional with very good experience in the real world situations. He has been guiding our product developments and services which are basically to serve farmers to improve their crop productivity while helping them progressively to improving their soil fertility and reducing the cost of cultivation.
Dr. Pawar with M.Sc. Ph.D in Agriculture from IARI, New Delhi and Management Executive Training from IIM, Ahmadabad and lot experience of working with public and private sector organizations including ICRISAT, has now been working on his own as a Freelance Agriculture and Rural Development Consultant and Advisor.
Several national and international organizations have sought and are seeking his help in strengthening their services on product promotion, development and extension work in agriculture and rural development.
He is known for promoting Integrated Crop Management (ICM) and Organic farming in cotton and many other crops in different parts of India. He has now been promoting now the concept and “Seed, Soil and Sustainability.”
Positions held Vice President, Technical Services, Vibha Seeds; General Manager, Research & Extension, Excel Crop Care Ltd; Project Leader, Business Development, Excel Industries Ltd.; General manager, Product Planning & Development; Vantech Industries Ltd.; Director, Farm Sector, Good Value Marketing Ltd.; Scientist OFR/TOT, ICRISAT, Senior Assistant Manager, Training & Research, Central Warehousing Corporation; Consultant/Advisor – Worked for projects of many National and International organizations including WWF, OXFAM, DFID, ICRISAT, COROMANDEL, VRTI, MARI, SFT, YFA.
Key Areas of Experience Strategic Agriculture Development and Business Promotion; Transfer of Technology and On-farm Research and Extension; Integrated Crop Management (ICM/BMP/GAP); Fair Trade and Organic Farming; Crop Production and Sourcing: Farm Development; Seed Production; Contract Farming; Storage and Warehousing; Rural Development; National and International R & D; Product Promotion; Training and Education; Project Preparation, Planning and Execution; Agricultural Trade and Marketing; Liaison & Networking: Social Entrepreneurship Development; Negotiation and Delegation Skills; Skill in Leveraging Competence and Expertise of Available Resources. Expertise on Seed, Soil and Sustainability (SSS) in Agriculture.
He stays in Hyderabad and can be contacted: Dr. C.S. Pawar