Dr Sagar Maitra , M. Sc. (Ag), Ph D in Agronomy

Associate Professor

sagar.maitra@cutm.ac.in

Overview

Dr. Sagar Maitra (b 29-08-1969) is a Ph.D. in Agronomy, having about 20 years of experience in multifaceted fields of agriculture and allied activities including research as well as extension of farming technology. He has 27 publications of research articles and more than 100 popular articles. He played a significant role in dissemination of improved farming technology with the help of print and electronic media. He edited a monthly farm magazine (in Bengali language) for about six years. Besides, he has a good command on electronic media as he worked as a Sr. Producer of a farm based program in a satellite TV channel for more that 15 years. He also produced several video documentaries on farming which were widely accepted among the farmers. Moreover, he attended different training programs of farmers and technocrats as a resource person