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Narayanaswamy, B.

Narayanaswamy, B.
Designation: 
Principal Scientist (Agrl. Extension)
Division/Section: 
Division of Social Sciences and Training
Specialisation: 
Agricultural Extension
Qualification: 
Phd.(Ag.Extn.)
Experience (No. of Years): 
25 years
Research Accomplishments: 

Served in ICAR for 19 years in different capacities in 3 stations. Experience in implementing front line demonstrations and on farm testings in the farmers fields as well as in main stations on agri, horti, animal husbandary and farming system approaches. Handled various projects such as IWDP, KVK, IVLP by serving as core committee member and programme coordinator. Published 14 research papers, 56 research abstracts, 394 popular articles, 9 books, edited and given voice for 44 CDs on ICAR technologies.

Important Publications: 

1 Krishnamurthy. B., Pankaja H.K., B. Narayanaswamy, Shilpasree and S.V. Suresh 2006 Adoption of Recommended Package of Practices of Vanilla Crop by the Vanilla Growers. Karnataka J. Agric. Sci., 19(2) : (329-333) 2006 (UAS Dharwad) K 001 2 Krishnamurthy. B., Pankaja H.K., Shilpasree, K. Shivaramu and B. Narayanaswamy 2006 A Study on Knowledge Level of Farmers About Recommended Cultivation Practices of Vanilla Crop Karnataka J. Agric. Sci., 19(2) : (334-338) 2006 (UAS Dharwad) K 001 3 Narayanaswamy. B, and K. Narayana Gowda 2005 A Scale to Measure the Performance of Self Help Groups Indian J. Extension Education (ISEE), New Delhi (Accepted for publication) 1045 4 Narayanaswamy. B, Ramakrishna Naika, M.S. Nataraju and K. Narayana Gowda 2005 Opinion of Farmers on Krishi Mela and Their Suggestions Journal of Extension Education, Vol. 16 No. 1 & 2, 2005 J 119 5 Narayanaswamy. B, K. Narayana Gowda, Ramakrishna Naika and M.S. Nataraju 2006 Women Participation in Organic Sericulture – An Analytical Study Journal of Extension Education (Accepted for Publication – Editor’s Letter dated 14/7/2006) J 119 6 Narayanaswamy. B, K. Narayana Gowda, Andani Gowda and 7G.N. Nagaraj 2006 Suggestions Offered by the Self Help Group Members for Enhancing the Performance Journal of Extension Education (Accepted for Publication – Editor’s Letter dated 5/7/2006) J 119 7 Narayanaswamy. B, K. Narayana Gowda and G.N. Nagaraj 2006 Performance of Self Help Groups of Karnataka in Farm Activities. Karnataka Journal of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad (Accepted for publication vide No. PCUASD/836/2006-2007) K 001 8 Narayanaswamy. B, M.S. Nataraju, M.T. Lakshminarayan 2006 An Analytical Study on Training Needs of Vegetable Growers Madras Agricultural Journal (TNAU), Coimbatore (Accepted for publication vide Ltr. No. 53/06 9/7/2006 M 001 9 Narayanaswamy. B, Ramakrishna Naika and M.S. Nataraju 2006 Perception, Knowledge and Adoption of Organic Sericulture among the Farmers Madras Agricultural Journal (TNAU), Coimbatore (Accepted for publication vide Ltr. No. 52/06 7/7/2006 M 001 10 Narayanaswamy. B, Ramakrishna Naika and M.S. Nataraju 2006 Constraints in Adoption of Organic Sericulture Practices by the Farmers. Karnataka Journal of Agricultural Sciences, UAS Dharwad (Accepted for publication vide Ltr. No. PCUASD/1545/2006 - 07 dated 6/9/2006 K 001 11 Narayanaswamy. B, K. Narayana Gowda and G.N. Nagaraj 2005 Performance of Self Help Groups in Karnataka – An Analysis Mysore Journal of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore (Accepted for publication) UAS Bangalore 50 year old refereed journal 12 Narayanaswamy. B, M.S. Nataraju, K. Narayana Gowda and Ramakrishna Naika 2006 Effectiveness of Krishimela as Perceived by Farmers Karnataka Journal of Agricultural Sciences, UAS Dharwad (Accepted for publication vide Ltr. No. PCUASD/1546/2006 - 07 dated 6/9/2006 K 001 II. CHAPTERS IN BOOK 1 Narayanaswamy. B, “Kasaragod Jilleya Krishi Samasyegalu Mathu Margopayagalu’ (Watershed Concepts) In “JALANAYANABHI-VRIDHIYA DHORANE”. Edited; Reddy D.V.S, Vijaykumar. K, and B. Narayanaswamy. Pub: Director, CPCRI and Zilla Parishad, Kasaragod, p. 21 - 24 2003 Chapter contribution 2 Narayanaswamy. B, ‘Adike Thotagallina Tyajyagala Vyavasthitha Punarbalake Vidhanagalu’ (‘Recycling of Organic Wastes in Arecanut). In “KALPAVRIKSHA KANGU”. Pub: IFFCO and All India Radio, Mangalore, p. 51 - 58 2004 Chapter contribution in a book 3 Narayanaswamy. B., M.S. Nataraju, A. Arun Babu, Ramakrishna Naika and R. Govindan . ‘Constraints of Sericulturists in Adoption of Organic Sericultural Practices – A Study’. In: PROGRESS OF RESEARCH IN ORGANIC SERICULTURE & SERI BYPRODUCT UTILIZATION. Edited by R. Govindan et.al. Pub: Seri Scientific Publishers, Bangalore, p. 41 2005 A chapter contributed in a book 4 Narayanaswamy. B., Ramakrishna Naika, K. Narayana Gowda and R. Govindan . ‘Knowledge, Adoption and Perception of Sericulturists about Organic Sericulture’. In : PROGRESS OF RESEARCH IN ORGANIC SERICULTURE AND SERI BYPRODUCT UTILIZATION. Edited ; R. Govindan et.al. Pub: Seri Scientific Publishers, Bangalore, p. 37 2005 A chapter contributed in a book 5 Ramakrishna Naika, Narayanaswamy. B, K. Narayana Gowda, M.S. Nataraju and R. Govindan . ‘Participation of Women in Organic Sericulture- An Exploratory Study’. In book : PROGRESS OF RESEARCH IN ORGANIC SERICULTURE & SERI BYPRODUCT UTILIZATION. Edited; R. Govindan et.al. Pub: Seri Scientific Publishers, Bangalore, p. 46 2005 A chapter contributed in a book 6 Narayanaswamy B., Naika, R., Narayana Gowda, K. and M.R. Hegde, ‘Organic wastes from plantation crops: prospects and retrospects’. In ADVANCES IN ORGANIC SERICULTURE & SERI-BYPRODUCT UTILIZATION. Edited; R. Govindan et.al. Seri Scientific Publishers, Bangalore. p22 – 29 2005 Chapter contributed for a text book 7 Narayana Gowda. K and Narayanaswamy B, 2004 , ‘Tharabethiya Roopu – Reshegalu’ (Concepts and Typist of trainings) in Training Manual, Pub: UAS, Bangalore and Karnataka State Horticultural Department, Bangalore 2004 Chapter contributed in a book

Awards & Recognitions, Patents, Inventions, etc: 

Got 12 awards covering 6 best paper presentations awards in important national seminars, 3 gold medals for the meritorius PhD work in the field of Agricultural Extension. Karnataka Rajyotsava award 2010 in Kodagu district for the best extension works, Recognition from the ASFK as best Extension scientist, best extension worker award from NABARD and Gramina Bank- Kasargod.

Contact Details
Address for Communication: 
Division of Social Sciences and Training, IIHR, Bangalore-560089
Email Address: 
swamybn@iihr.res.in
Telephone #: 
94802 90345
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