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Achala Paripurna, K

Achala Paripurna, K
Senior Scientist (Agrl. Entomology)
Division of Social Sciences and Training
Agricultural Entomology
PhD in Agricultural Entomology
Experience (No. of Years): 
22 years
Research Accomplishments: 

IPM behaviour of grape growers from Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Karnataka were studied. Demonstration on various IIHR technologies like IPM in vegetable crops, Varieties and hybrids of IIHR were conducted in farmers field in different states and the feedback on performance was collected and given to respective scientists. I am actively involved in coordinating farmers, students visits to IIHR and explaining about IIHR technologies to them. I have represented IIHR in different exhibition in different parts of the country. Mnago fruit fly management demonstrations were taken up at Tamilnadu, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.

Important Publications: 

Khandekar, N., Paripurna, K. (2009). Trainers training an effective means of communication of new technologies. Journal of communication studies. Vol. XXVIII. PP. 37-40. 2. George, S., Hegde, M.R. and Paripurna, A. (2008). Constraint analysis in mango production - Farmers Perspective. (2008). Environment and Ecology 26(4A): 1718-1721. 1 Saju George,M.R.Hegde, K.A.Pari purna, Balakrishana,And N.Khandekar, 2008. Constraint Analysis in Mango Production- Farmers Perspective. Environment and ecology 26 (A):1718-1721. 2 NitaKhandekar, R.Venugopalan, M.R.Hegde,B.Balakrishana, Saju George K.AchalaPari purna, Shyama sundaran, 2006, Prioritization of Horticultural Production Technologies through rank based quotients technique. Environment and ecology 24 (S):1071-1074. 3 NitaKhandekar,Meera Pandey,M.R.Hegde K.AchalaPari purna,Saju George, Anil Nair, B.Balakrishana and M.A.Surya Narayana, 2007, Impact of Mushroom cultivation in Karnataka, National seminar on Appropriate Extension Strategies of rural resources, Dec18-20. 4 NitaKhandekar, M.R.Hegde, M.Edward Raja, K.AchalaPari purna, Saju George, Anil Nair, B.Balakrishana, M.A.Surya Narayana, 2007, Impact of Foliar Nutrient in Banana, National seminar on Appropriate Extension Strategies of rural resources, Dec18-20. 5 Monitoring IPM in Tomato through Farmers Field School Saju George, M.R.Hegde, B.Balakrishana,K.AchalaPari purna,NitaKhandekar 6 P.V.RamiReddy and AchalaPari purna,K, year, Screening Jamun germplasm resistence to Leaf miner, Acrocercops phaeospora F. and Bark borer, Indarbela tetraonis, M, Abstracts of poster papers, National symposium on underutilized horticultural crops 7 P.V.RamiReddy and AchalaPari purna,K, 2007, Varietal Resistence of BER (ZiZiphus mauritiana) (LAMK) against leaf feeding insects viz ;MYLLOCEROS LEFROI MARSHELL AND THIACIDAS POSTICA WALK. 8 SCREENING OF PUMMELO (Citrus maxima Merr.) GERM PLASM FOR RESITANCE TO CITRUS LEAF MINOR Phyllocnistis citrella, Stainton. P.V.RamiReddy, Prakash Patil and Achala Pari purna,K

Contact Details
Email Address: 
Telephone #: 
80505 02322