Faculty Member

Arun-Kumar-Barik
Associate Professor of Agronomy
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Department
ASEPAN

   

 

Date of Birth:
18/08/1961

Qualification:
B.Sc.(Ag.) Hons, Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, 1983
M.Sc.(Ag.) in Agronomy , Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, 1985
Ph. D. in Agronomy, Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, 1993

Contact Address:
Deapartment of ASEPAN
Institute of Agriculture (Palli Siksha Bhavana)
Visva-Bharati, Sriniketan – 731 236
West Bengal, India

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Teaching Experience:
• Asst. Prof. in Agronomy, 09.06.1993 to 31.01.1996, Indira Gandi Agril. University,Raipur College of Vety. Sci. & A.H,Anjora, Durg,( Chhatisgarh ).
• Lecturer in Agronomy, 02.02.1996 to 08.06.1998, Palli Siksha havana,(Institute of Agriculture), Visva-Bharati, Srinioketan, West Bengal.
• Sr. Lecturer in Agronomy, 09.06.1998 to 19.12.2002, Palli Siksha havana,(Institute of Agriculture), Visva-Bharati, Srinioketan, West Bengal.
• Reader in Agronomy, 20.12.2002 to 31.12.2005, Palli Siksha havana,(Institute of Agriculture), Visva-Bharati, Srinioketan, West Bengal.
• Associate Professor in Agronomy, From 01.01.2006, Palli Siksha havana,(Institute of Agriculture), Visva-Bharati, Srinioketan, West Bengal.

Research Experience :
• 1987 to 1991, Engaged in research work as Ph. D. Scholar in Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswa Vidyalaya, Mohanpur, Nadia, W.B.
• 28.01.1992 to 08.06.1993, Research Associate in ICAR Scheme on “Agronomic Evaluation of some intercropping systems in Nadia region of West Bengal” under Prof. B. N. Chatterjee and Dr. B.K. Mondal, BCKV
• 09.06.1993 to 31.01.1996, Engaged in Research work at College of Vety. Sci. & A.H., Indira Gandi Agril. University, Anjora, Durg (Chhatisgarh)
• From 02.02.1996 till date, Engaged in Research work at Palli Siksha Bhavana, (Institute of Agriculture), Visva-Bharati, West Bengal

Courses Attended:
• Participated in a two weeks course on Agro-meteorology related to extreme events hosted by the Division of Agricultural Meteorology, Pune under the WMO, Agricultural Meteorology programme from 28 April to 10 May 1997.
• Participated in the U.G.C. sponsored 3 weeks Refresher Course in Life Science in Visva- Bharati from February 20 to March 12, 1999.
• Participated in 3 weeks Winter School on Multivariate data analysis sponsored by Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore during 7th –25th February 2001.
• Participated in the U.G.C. sponsored 3 weeks Refresher Course in Environmental Science at Academic Staff College, University of Burdwan from 6th June to 26th June, 2001

Ph. D. Scholars Guided:
• Degree awarded: 03 students
• Submitted : 01 student
• Pre-submission thesis seminar delivered: 01 student
• Registered research scholars working: 03

Administrative Involvement:
• Life member of Indian Journal of Agronomy, IARI, New Delhibr> • Life member of Indian Society of Soil Biology and Ecology, UAS, Bangalorebr> • Life member of Forage Research Journal, CCSHAU, Hisar

Membership in the Journal/Society:
• Acted as Vice-Principal, Palli Siksha Bhavana, Visva-Bharati (Registrar Memo No. G/S.P-41 Santiniketan dated 8.5.1998) from 16.6.1998 to 4.12.1999.
• Acted as Teacher-in-charge of Agril. Research Farm, Palli Siksha Bhavana, Visva-Bharati from 02.02.1996 to 19.12.2002.
• to supervise the day to day field practical of under graduate and post-graduate students.
• to supervise the research activities of post-graduate and Ph.D. Students and projects.
• to monitor the various seed multiplication programme for production and distribution of seeds to the farmers.
• Acting as PG coordinator in Agronomy

Extension Activities:
• One-day field demonstration and lecture delivered for farmers’ training programme on fodder crops organized by world Bank Contractual Forage Research Project on April 1996 at Palli Siksha Bhavana, Sriniketan.
• Lecture delivered and demonstration in farmers’ training programme on the topic “Introduction of forage crops, crop rotation, inter cropping, cropping programme etc” organised by Deputy Director, Animal Resource Development and Parisad Officer, Suri, Birbhum on Jan. 20.01.2000 at 1.45 p.m. to 2.30 p.m.
• Lecture delivered on the topic “Use of biofertilizers” in Farmers’-Scientist Meet on “Integrated Nutrient supply systems in crop production” organized by ASEPAN Dept. on 28.01.2000.
• Lecture delivered in orientation-cum-training programme for BLDO of Birbhum district on the topic “Method and time of harvesting of different fodder crops for maximum green and nutritive fodder” on 17.02.2000 at 12 noon to 1 p.m. organized of Deputy Director Animal Resource Development and Parisad Officer. Suri, Birbhum, Venue Sainthia Block (Ahmedpur), Birbhum.
• Lecture delivered on the topic “Dry farming” in one day training–cum-study tour programme from CARITAS, Bangladesh on 12.03. 2000 at 1.00 p.m. at PSB, Sriniketan.
• Lecture delivered on the topic “kharif rice cultivation” in one-day farmers’ training programme at Mahula village organised by deptt. of EES, PSB, Visva-Bharati, Sriniketan on 11.07.2002.
• Acted as convener of One day Farmers’-Scientist meet organized by dept. of ASEPAN,PSB, Sriniketan on 31.01.2003.
• Delivered a lecture on “Improved Sugarcane Cultivation With latest Tecnique” in a farmers training programme organized by the dept. of agriculture, Govt. Of West Bengal, Sugacane Dev. Scheme, Bolpur, Birbhum on 17.12.2003 at Gangapur, Illambazar Block.
• Delivered a lecture on improved varieties of sugarcane and companion cropping in a Farmers’ training programme organized by the department of Agriculture, Sugarcane Development Scheme, Bolpur, Birbhum on 10.02.2004 at Kharui, Illambazar Block.
• Delivered a lecture on ‘Organic sources in crop production’ in a Farmers’ training programme organized by a NGO, ‘Manab-Jamin’ on 07.09.2004 at Binuria village.
• Delivered a lecture on “Improved sugarcane cultivation through integration of recent technology” at Ramnagar village, Illambazer block organized by Dept. of Agriculture, Govt. of West Bengal on 30.09.2004.
• Delivered a talk on Wheat Cultivation in Birbhum district at Santiniketan Doradarshan on 11.02.2005.
•. Delivered a lecture on Improved technology of sugarcane production organized by the Dept. of Agriculure, Sugarcane Development Scheme, Bolpur, Birbhum in a farmers’ training programme at Koira village, Illambazar block on 22.2.2005.
• Attended to the integrated plant nutrient system organized by PPIC – India Programme and Soil Testing Laboratory, PSB, on 05.03. 2005.
• Attended regional committee meeting organized by Regional Forage Research Station at Kalyani on 19.04. 2005 regarding forage research activities in red and lateritic soil.
• Participated in an interactive session with the farmers on recent constraints in agriculture in Santiniketan Doordarsan programme, “Krishi Darsan’ on 22.04.2005 at 3.30 p.m.
• Delivered a lecture on “Oats cultivation in red and lateritic soils” in ETV programme “Annadata” on 8.12.2005.
• Delivered a lecture on Improved Sugarcane Cultivation through integration of recent technology in a farmers’ training programme at Ramchandrapur, Illambazar block organized by Dept. of Agriculture, Govt. of W. B. on 8.02.2006.
• Delivered a talk on “Boro rice seedbed preparation and cultivation” in a Radio programme of Akashbani Santiniketan on 12.02.2006.
• Delivered a talk on “Oats fodder cultivation” in a Radio programme of Akasbani Santiniketan on 16.02.2006.
• Delivered a talk on “Berseem cultivation” in a Radio programme of Akasbani Santiniketan on 21.02.2006.
• Talk on improved package of practices of Para Grass fodder broadcasted in E.TV. Programme “Annadata” on 1.07. 2007.
• Talk on improved package of practices of Hybrid Napier and Guinea Grass broadcasted in E.TV. Programme “Annadata” on 18.07. 2007.
• Lecture delivered on the topic “Improved package of practices for rapeseed and mustard cultivation” organized by KRIBCO in a farmers’ meeting at Haribati village, Bonpus, Burdwan on 11.12.2007.
• Lecture deliLecture delevered on the topic “Use of vermicompost in Agriculture” organized by KVIC in a farmers’ training programme at Palli Siksha Bhavana, Sriniketan on 23rd February, 2008.
• Talk on “ Improved technology in pulse cultivation” in a farmers’ training meeting under ISOPOM, 2007-08 organized by sub-divisional agricultural officer, Govt. of West Bengal, Bolpur,Birbhum on February 26, 2008 at 10.00 a.m.
• Lecture delivered on the topic “Use of vermicompost in Agriculture” organized by KVIC in a farmers’ training programme at Palli Siksha Bhavana, Sriniketan on 17th March, 2008.
• In a radio programme, lecture delivered on the topic “Sobuj Gokhadyer Chas keno ebong kibhabe” organized by AIR, Santiniketan on 25.04.2009
• In a TV programme, lecture delivered on the topic “Necessity of selection, testing, treatment and changing of seeds in crops” organized by Santiniketan Duradarshan on 27.04.2009.
• Lecture delivered on the topic “Management of standing crop” in Farmers’-Scientist meet on cropping under precarious monsoon rains” at Community Hall organized by Dept. of ASEPAN, Palli Siksha Bhavana, Visva-Bharati, Sriniketan on 01.09.2009.
• In a radio programme, lecture delivered on the topic “Improved technology for wheat cultivation” organized by AIR, Santiniketan on 28.10.2009
• In a radio programme, lecture delivered on the topic “Technology for rapeseed and mustard cultivation” organized by AIR, Santiniketan on 28.10.2009
• Acted as a resource person for judgement in vegetable and crop show in celebration of technology week from 30th October to 3rd November, 2009 at Rathindra KVK (ICAR), Palli Siksha Bhavana, Visva-Bharati, Sriniketan on 31.10.2009.
• Acted as a resource person for delivering a lecture on “Agronomic practices of sugarcane” organized by Govt. of West Bengal,Dept. of Agriculture, Office of the Dy. Director of Agriculture,Ahmedpur, Birbhum, in a three-day State Level Training-Meeting on sugarcane for Extension Officials from 14-16th January,2010 at RKVK, Palli Siksha Bhavana, Visva-Bharati, Sriniketan on 15.01.2010.
• Lecture delivered on the topic “Improved technology of oats cultivation for green fodder”, a programme organized by Duradarshan, Santiniketan on 20.02.2010.
• Acted as a resource person for delivering a lecture on “Use of vermicompost in integrated nutrient management of crops and cropping systems”, in KVIC skill development programme, organized by Soil Testing Laboratory, Palli Siksha Bhavana, Visva-Bharati, Sriniketan on 16.03.2010
• Acted as a resource person for delivering a lecture on “Vermicompost and its use in integrated nutrient management of crops and cropping systems”, in DRDA, Murshidabad, skill development programme on vermicomposting from 22-25 March,2010, organized by Soil Testing Laboratory, Palli Siksha Bhavana, Visva-Bharati, Sriniketan 23.03.2010.
• In a TV programme, lecture delivered on the topic “Technology development for oats, a dual purpose crop for food- fodder system” organized by Santiniketan Duradarshan on 24.03.2010
• Delivered a lecture on Field crops and their management in a two day Farmers’-Scientist interaction programme under ATMA, Birbhum organized by Rathindra KVK, PSB, Sriniketan during February 20-21, 2011.
• Participated and delivered a lecture on Effect of change in global environment on agriculture in farmers’-scientist workshop at Gitanjali auditorium organized by Lok Kalyan Parisad,Bolpur, Birbhum in collaboration with NABARD on March 10, 2011.
• Acted as a resource person for delivering a lecture on “Use of vermicompost in agriculture” in KVIC skill development programme on vermocomposting organized by Soil testing laboratory, Palli Siksha Bhavana, Visva-Bharati, Sriniketan on March 25, 2011.

Proceedings: Seminar/Symposia:
• Barik, A. K. and Tiwari, D. P. (1994). Effect of different cropping systems of maize, sweet sudan and cowpea on growth, dry and green herbage yield and nodulation during kharif season. In Proc. Nat. Symp. On sustainable crop production in Madhya Pradesh, Dec. 23, 1994, College of Agriculture, IGKV, Raipur, pp. 20-21.
• Barik, A. K. and Tiwari, D. P. (1997). Effect of cutting management and nitrogen on yield attributes and forage yield of berseem. In Proc. Nat. Symp. On Forage and Grassland Management – Strategy and Production. Jan. 17-19, 1997, Visva-Bharati, W.B. pp. 141-143.
• Barik, A. K., Tiwari, D. P. and Tripathi, R. S. (1997). Effect of different fodder cropping systems on yield attributes and yields of berseem, lucerne and oat. In Proc. Nat. Symp. On Forage and Grassland Management – Strategy and Production, Jan. 17-19, 1997, PSB, Visva-Bharati, W.B. pp. 154-161.
• Barik, A. K. and Mondal, M. (1998). Performance of Oat and Chinese Cabbage fodder with different levels of nitrogen in red and lateritic soil of West Bengal. In Proc. Nat. Sem. on strategy of maximization of forage production in 2000 A.D., BCKV, May 5-7, 1998, BCKV, Kalyani, pp. 200-203.
• Barik, A. K. (2000). Efficacy of biofertilisers with levels of nitrogen on forage yield of sorghum. In Regional sem. on Environment and Agrobased Activities by Institute of Public Health Engineers, India, PSB, Visva-Bharati, April 22-23, pp. 39.
• Barik, A. K. and Goswami, A. (2000). Efficacy of biofertilizers with levels of nitrogen on productivity and economics in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). In Proc. Nat. Sem. on Development and use of biofertilizers, biopesticides and organic manures, Nov. 10-12, Nodule Research Lab. BCKV, Kalyani, W. B. pp. 31.
• Barik, A. K. and Goswami, A. (2001). Growth and productivity of wheat as influenced by bio-fertilizers at different nitrogen levels. In Proc. Nat. Sem. on Frontiers of Crop Management, Feb. 1-3, PSB, Visva-Bharati, pp. 105-107.
• Barik, A. K., Giri, A. K. and Chattopadhyay, G. N. (2001). Integrated nutrient management with vermicompost in rainfed kharif rice. In Proc. VII Nat. Sem. on Soil Biology and Ecology, UAS, GKVK Campus, Bangalore, Nov. 7-9, pp. 94-95.
• Barik, A. K and. Chowdhuri, A. (2003). Residual effect of integrated nutrient management in kharif rice on succeeding winter maize (fodder). In Proc.National symposium on sustinablity, advancement and future thrust areas of research on forage. CCS Haryana Agril. University, Hisar. March 5 – 6. Pp.61-62.
• Barik, A. K, Raj, Amrit., Das, Arindam..and Roy, D. (2003) Integrated nutrient management with vermicompost and urea on growth and productivity of transplanted kharif rice. Abstract In National Symposium on Crop production under changing environment, Nov, 27– 29, B.C.K.V, Mohanpur, Nadia.pp.102
• Das, Arindam.and Barik, A.K. (2003) Integrated nutrient management through vermicompost and urea on growth and tuber yield of potato. Abstract In Nat Symp.On Crop production under changing environment,Nov.27- 29, B.C.K.V, Mohanpur, Nadia.
• Barik, A. K., Das, Arindam., Mondal,,P. and Roy, D. (2004) Integrated nutrient management through organic and inorganic sources on productivity of summer sesame. Abstract In International conference on environment and development. Institute of Social studies, Feb 04 – 08, Scienec city, Kolkata.
• Barik, A. K., Das, Arindam. and Chowdhuri, A.(2004) Residual effect of integrated nutrient management in kharif rice on succeeding winter maize fodder. Eleventh West Bengal State Science and Technology Congress, Feb 24 – 28, Kolkata.
• Barik, A. K., Das, Arindam., Chowdhuri,S.,Roy,D.P. and Mandal,P.(2004). Effect of integrated nitrogen management on growth and yield of wet season rice. In Nat. Symp.on Recent Advances in Rice-based Farming Systems.17-19 Nov. CRRI, Cuttack.pp.38.
• Barik, A. K., Roy, D.,Das, Arindam. And Mandal, P. (2004). Effect of sources and levels of P on lentil (Lens culinaris). In Nat. Symp. On Resource Conservation and Agricultural Productivity, Nov.22-25, Ludhiana, Punjab.pp.101.
• Barik, A. K., Das, Arindam. and Chattopadhyay, G. N. 2005. Effect of integrated nitrogen management on transplanted kharif rice under red and lateritic belt of West Bengal. Proc. XII West Bengal State Science and Technology Congress.28th Feb. - 1st March 2005, Kolkata.
• Barik,A.K.,Roy,D.P.,De,G.C.,Das,Arindam.andMandal,P.2005.Production potentiality of fodder crops on residual fertility after wet rice under integrated plant nutrient supply system (IPNS) in red and lateritic soil. In Nat. Sym. On Advances In Forage Research And Sustainable Animal Production. Aug.29-30, 2005,CCS HAU, Hisar.pp.52-53.
• Barik, A.K.,De, G.C.and Roy, D.2006.Productivity,soil fertility and economics of rice-based fodder cropping systems under integrated nutrient management in red and lateritic soil.In Nat.Sem. On Technology options of organic inputs for sustaining soil health in Indian agriculture.November,25-27,2006,PSB,Visva-Bharati,West Bengal.pp.47.
• Barik, A.K., Mondal,P.,Fulmali,J. and Saha,R.K. 2006. Studies on summer sesame grown under integrated plant nutrient management (IPNS) through organic and mineral sources. In Nat.Sem. On Technology options of organic inputs for sustaining soil health in Indian agriculture.November,25-27,2006,PSB,Visva-Bharati,West Bengal.pp.52.
• Barik, A.K., Das,A.Saha,R.K. and Chattopadhyay,G.N.2006. Performance of summer sesame as residual crop after integrated nitrogen management in potato. In Nat.Sem. On Technology options of organic inputs for sustaining soil health in Indian agriculture.November,25-27,2006,PSB,Visva-Bharati,West Bengal.pp.54.
• Barik,A.K. and Das,A. 2006. Production potential, economics and efficiency of potato- sesame-rice cropping system under integrated nitrogen management through vermicompost and urea in red and lateritic soil. In Nat.sym. On “Conservation and management of agro-resources in accelerating the food production for 21st century” 14-15th December, 2006, IGKV, Raipur (Chhattisgarh). pp.103-104.
• Barik, A.K., Hedayetulla, Md. and Saha, R.K. 2007. Effect of cutting and fertilizer management on growth and yield of fodder oats (Avena sativa L.). In Nat. Symp.On “A New Vista to Forage Crop Research” September 10-11, 2007, BCKV, Kalyani, West Bengal. PP.104.
• Barik, A.K., Roy,D.P. and De, G.C. 2007. Performance of IPNS in rice- fodder based cropping systems. In Nat. Symp. On Research Priorities and Strategies In Rice Production System For Second Green Revolution. November 20-22, 2007, CRRI, Cuttack, Orissa.PP.104.
• Das, A. and Barik, A.K. 2009. productivity, economics, nutrient uptake and balance sheet in potato-sesame cropping system under integrated nutrient management in potato. In Nat. Seminar on Earthworm Ecology and Environment & IX Nat. Symp. on Soil Biology and Ecology, November 21-23,2009.
• Barik, A.K., Ghorai, S.K., Chaudhury, C. and Hansda, A. 2011. Growth, productivity and economics of oats fodder under different nutrient management practices. Extended Summary In International Symposium on System Intensification Towards Food and Environmental Security, February 24-27,BCKV, Kalyani,Nadia. PP.180
• Barik, A.K., Haldar, A. and Dom, R. 2011. “Yield performance of kharif rice under different stand establishment techniques and integrated nitrogen management through poultry manure” Extended Summary In International Symposium on System Intensification towards Food and Environmental Security,BCKV, Kalyani, Nadia, West Bengal, February 24-27, 2011, PP. 376.

List of Publications:
• Barik, A. K. and Mukherjee, A. K. 1990. Effect of dates of sowing, seed rates and levels of phosphates on seed production of berseem at short and mild winter of West Bengal. Environment and Ecology 8(1): 288 – 289.
• Barik, A. K., Dhar, S. and Mukherjee, A. K. 1994. Growth and herbage yield of maize and Rice bean grown at pure and inter cropping system. Environment and Ecology 12(1): 47 – 50.
• Barik, A. K. and Mukherjee, A. K. 1995. Effect of cropping systems and nitrogen on the yield, Oil content and nodulation in summer groundnut. Journal of Oilseed Research 12(1): 60 – 64.
• Barik A. K., Mukherjee, A. K.and Mandal, B.K. 1996. Growth and yield of sorghum forage and groundnut grown as sole and intercrops with levels of nitrogen. Forage Research 22(1): 25 – 34.
• Barik, A. K. and Tiwari, D. P. 1996.Growth and herbage yield of maize, sweet Sudan and Cowpea when grown solely and cereals together with Cowpea. Forage Research 22(2 & 3): 77 – 82.
• Tiwari, D. P., Jain, R. K., Maity, S. K., Nema, R. K. and Barik, A. K. 1996. Nutritional evaluation of Guinea (Panicum maximum) grass in graded Jamunapari goats. Indian Journal of Animal nutrition 13(4): 240 – 243.
• Barik, A. K. and Mukherjee, A. K. 1997. Effect of cropping systems and nitrogen on the yield, oil content and nodulation in kharif groundnut. Journal of Oilseed Research 14(1): 58 – 62.
• Mandal, B. K., Barik, A. K., Jana, T. K., Saha, S. and Saha A. 1997. Comparative suitability of Indian mustard (Brassica juncea) in intercropping with lentil (Lens culinaris), gram (Cicer arietinum) under rainfed condition. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 67(3): 102–105.
• Barik, A. K., Tiwari, D. P. and Tripathi, R. S. 1997. Effect of intercropping winter season forage crops on their yield and nodulation. Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 67 (6): 253 – 255.
• Tiwari, D. P., Maity, S. K., Jain, R. K. and Barik, A. K. 1997. Herbage yield and nutritional evaluation of hybrid napier grass in Sahiwal Cows. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences. 67(2): 163 – 164.
• Mandal, B. K., Barik A. K., Jana, T. K., Saha, S. and Saha, A.1997. Yield components of mustard, lentil and gram under different inter and mixed cropping systems. Indian Agriculturist 41(3): 197 – 202.
• Barik, A. K., Mukherjee, A. K. and Mondal, B. K. 1998. Growth and yield of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) and groundnut (Arachis hypogaea) grown as sole and intercrops under different nitrogen regimes. Indian Journal of Agronomy 43(1): 27 – 32.
• Barik, A. K. and Tiwari, D. P. 1998. Effect of cutting management and nitrogen on yield attributes and forage yield of berseem. Forage Research 24 (1): 37 – 40.
• Barik, A. K. and Mondal, M. 1999. Seed production potential of oats (Avena sativa) and Brassica (Brassica pekinensis) with N levels on lateritic soil of West Bengal. Forage Research. 25(3): 195-197.
• Barik, A. K. and Nag, P.2001. Effect of biofertilisers with nitrogen levels on grain yield of sorghum fodder. Forage Research. 27(3): 199-201.
• Barik, A.K.,Giri,A.K.and Chattapadhyay,G.N. 2001.Integrated nutrient management with vermicompost in rainfed kharif rice. Journal of Soil Biology and Ecology 21(1&2): 46-51.
• Barik, A. K. and Roy, D. 2002. Effect of mulching and nitrogen on forage yield of rainfed oats in rice fallow. Journal of Inter-academicia, 6(1): 55-58.
• Barik, A.K. 2003. Efficiency of biofertiliser with levels of nitrogen on forage yield of sorgham. Journal of Institute of public Health Engineers..1(Jan-March): 57-59.
• Barik, A.K.and Goswami .A. 2003. Efficacy of bio-fertilisers with nitrogen levels on growth, productivity and economics in wheat (Triticum aestivam). Indian Journal of Agronomy 48 (2): 22-24
• Barik,A K., Raj,Amrit.,Das,Arindam.,Roy, D.and Mandal,P. 2004. Integrated nitrogen management through vermicompost and urea on growth and productivity of transplanted kharif rice. Indian Agriculturist 48 (3&4): 175-179.
• Das, Arindam.,Barik A.K. and Chattapadhyay, G..N.and Mandal, P. 2004. Effect of integrated nutrient management through vermicompost and urea on growth and productivity of potato in red and lateritic soil. Indian Agriculturist 48(3&4): 171-174.
• Barik, A. K. and Chowdhury A. 2005. Residual effect of integrated nutrient management in Kharif rice on succeeding winter maize (fodder). Forage Research. 31(1): 70-71.
• Barik, A. K., Roy. S. and Das, Arindam. 2005. Feasibility of growing Oats fodder (Avena sativa L.) on residual fertility after integrated nutrient management in kharif rice. Forage Research.31 (2): 144 -146.
• Barik, A. K., Das, Arindam ., Giri, A.K.and Chattopadhyay, G.N.2006. Effect of organic and chemical sources of plant nutrients on productivity and soil fertility of kharif rice (Oriza sativa L.) Crop research 31 (3): 170-174.
• Barik, A. K., Das, Arindam., Giri, A.K.and Chattopadhyay,G.N. 2006.Effect of integrated plant nutrient management on growth, yield and production economics of wet season rice( Oriza sativa) Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences 76 (11):657-660.
• Roy, D.P., Barik, A.K. and De, G.C. 2008. Studies on productivity, nutrient uptake and economics of wet season rice under IPNS in rice-based fodder cropping systems.Oryza 45(1): 27-29.
• Barik, A.K., Raj, A. and. Saha R.K. 2008. Yield performance, economics and soil fertility through organic sources (vermicompost) of nitrogen as substitute to chemical fertilizers in wet season rice. Crop Research 36(1, 2&3): 4-7.
• Das, A. and Barik, A. K. 2008. Effect of integrated nutrient management in potato on growth, productivity, economics, nutrient uptake and soil fertility of wet season rice in potato-sesame-rice system. Oryza 45(3): 212-215.
• Roy, D.P., Barik, A.K. and De, G.C. 2009. Production potentiality, economics and nutrient uptake of winter fodder crops on residual fertility after wet season rice under IPNS in red and lateritic soil. Forage Research 35(1): 52-55.