Gajanan L Sawargaonkar

Senior Scientist-Agronomy
Phone: +91 40 30713438
Dr. Gajanan Sawargoankar is a Senior Scientist (Agronomy) with expertise in cropping system designing, management and crop diversification/intensification for building resilience in the rainfed agricultural system thus creating positive effects on soil health and ecosystems.

Research Papers:


Sustainable intensification opportunities for Alfisols and Vertisols landscape of the semi-arid tropics . KH Anantha, Kaushal K.Garg, Akuraju Venkataradha, Gajanan Sawargaonkar, Naveen Purushothaman, Bhabani Sankar Das, Ramesh Singh and ML Jat (2023): In: Elsevier - Agricultural Water Management, 2023. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)
Indigenous Peoples’ Psychological Wellbeing Amid Transitions in Shifting Cultivation Landscape: Evidence from the Indian Himalayas. Pandey Dileep Kumar, Dubey Shantanu Kumar, Verma Ashwani Kumar, Wangchu Lobsang, Dixit Sreenath, Devi Chabungbam Victoria and Gajanan Sawargaonkar (2023): In: Sustainability, 2023. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)
Response of sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) to foliar application of nano fertilizers. Vadlamudi Jyothi Swaroopa, S Anitha, Gajanan Sawargaonkar, Prasad Kamdi and Vijayan Divya (2023): In: The Pharma Innovation Journal, 2023. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)


Effect of Combined Application of Non–Nano and Nano Fertilizers on the Growth, Yield and Oil Content of Sunflower under Semi-arid Conditions. JyothiSwaroopa Vadlamudi, S Anitha, Gajanan Sawargaonkar and P Prameela (2022): In: International Journal of Plant & Soil Science, 2022. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)
Morphological and molecular insights of calcium in peanut pod development. SaiRekha Kadirimangalam, Gajanan Sawargaonkar and Pushpajeet Choudhari (2022): In: Journal of Agriculture and Food Research, 2022. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)
Zinc and iron biofortification in pearl millet cultivars as influenced by different fertifortification strategies in semi arid tropics. Lakshmi Jeevana, M Dinesh Kumar, Gajanan Sawargaonkar, H. Kumar Naik and Dhananjaya (2022): In: Journal of Plant Nutrition, 2022. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)


Scaling-up Food Legumes Production through Genetic Gain and Improved Management. Suhas P.Wani, Girish Chander, Mukund D.Patil, Gajanan Sawargaonkar and Kumar Sameer (2021): In: Genetic Enhancement in Major Food Legumes, pp. 303-338, 2021. (Type: Book Chapter | Links | BibTeX)
Impact of natural resource management interventions on water resources and environmental services in different agroecological regions of India. KH Anantha, Kaushal K.Garg, Shyam Mosses, Mukund D.Patil, Gajanan Sawargaonkar, Prasad Kamdi, Sachin Malve, R Sudi, KV Raju and SP Wani (2021): In: Groundwater for Sustainable Development, 13 (1), 2021. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)


Mapping the Nutrient Status of Odisha’s Soils. Gajanan Sawargaonkar, Gilbert Rozarios, Girish Chander, Mukund Patil, Pushpajeet Choudhari, Rabindra Kumar Nayak, Sreenath Dixit, Prasanta Kumar Mishra, M Muthukumar, Mahadeva Reddy, Arabinda Kumar Padhee and Antaryami Mishra (2020): ICRISAT, 2020. (Type: Book | Links | BibTeX)
Soil nutrient status as influenced by different micronutrient management practices in pearl millet cultivars. EJ Lakshmi, Dinesh Kumar, Gajanan Sawargaonkar, Veeranna and Dhananjaya (2020): In: Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, 2020. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)
Addressing agriculture in view of COVID-19 challenges in Odisha. Dixit Sreenath, D Shyam Moses, Patil Mukund, Gajanan Sawargaonkar, Girish Chander, Datta Aviraj, Khopade Rohan, Akuraju Venkataradha, K Mahadeva Reddy and Mishra PK (2020): In: 2020. (Type: Incollection | Links | BibTeX)
Improved Livelihoods Through Sustainable and Diversified Cropping Systems. K Srinivas, Gajanan Sawargaonkar, AVR Kesava Rao and SP Wani (2020): In: Community and Climate Resilience in the Semi-Arid Tropics, pp. 81-118, Springer Link, 2020. (Type: Book Chapter | Links | BibTeX)


Zero Budget Natural Farming - An empirical analysis. D.Moses Shyam, Sreenath Dixit, Rajesh Nune, Gajanan Sawargaonkar and Girish Chander (2019): In: Green Farming, 10 (6), pp. 661-667, 2019. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)
Effective and economic ecological weed management approaches for managing weeds in rice in the era of climate change. AN Rao, Sreenath Dixit, Gajanan Sawargaonkar, KH Anantha and VK Singh (2019): 2019. (Type: Conference | Links | BibTeX)


Increasing Agricultural Productivity of Farming Systems in Parts of Central India - Sir Ratan Tata Trust Initiative. GL Sawargaonkar, G Chander, SP Wani, SK Dasgupta and G Pardhasaradhi (2018): In: Corporate Social Responsibility: Win-win Propositions for Communities, Corporates and Agriculture, pp. 161-179, CABI, 2018, ISBN: 9781786394514. (Type: Book Chapter | Links | BibTeX)
Future Smart Crops for paddy fallow agri-food systems in Southeast Asia. SP Wani and GL Sawargaonkar (2018): In: Future Smart Food - Rediscovering hidden treasures of neglected and underutilized species for Zero Hunger in Asia, pp. 61-78, FAO, Bangkok, Thailand, 2018, ISBN: 978-92-5-130495-2. (Type: Book Chapter | Links | BibTeX)
Comparative Evaluation of Direct Dry-Seeded and Transplanted Rice in the Dry Zone of Karnataka, India. JB Soriano, SP Wani, AN Rao, GL Sawargaonkar and JAC Gowda (2018): In: Philippine Journal of Science, 147 (1), pp. 165-174, 2018, ISSN: 0031 - 7683. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)


Human Capacity Development to adopt Best Practices. KH Anantha, SP Wani, G Chander and GL Sawargaonkar (2016): In: Harnessing Dividends from Drylands : Innovative Scaling up with Soil Nutrients, pp. 78-98, CABI, 2016, ISBN: 9781780648156. (Type: Book Chapter | Links | BibTeX)
Soil fertility as influenced by alternate sequential cropping systems to rice-rice (Oryza sativa L.) in Tunga Bhadra project area. SA Nagoli, MA Basavanneppa, GL Sawargaonkar, DP Biradar, SA Biradar and MR Navyashree (2016): In: Ecology, Environment and Conservation Paper, 22 , pp. 445-448, 2016, ISSN: 0971–765X. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)
Nitrogen response of sweet sorghum genotypes during rainy season. Sawargaonkar L.Gajanan and Suhas P.Wani (2016): In: Current Science, 110 (9), pp. 1699-1703, 2016, ISSN: 0011-3891. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)


Sustainability of different cropping systems under varying sowing dates in Marathwada region. DN Gokhale, VV Dhaipahale, VM Bhale and GL Sawargaonkar (2014): In: Journal of Oilseeds Research, 30 (1), pp. 23-26, 2014, ISSN: 2321-5801. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)


Prospects for kharif (Rainy Season) and Summer Pearl Millet in Western India. Working Paper Series no. 36. AA Reddy, PP Rao, OP Yadav, IP Singh, NJ Ardeshna, KK Kundu, SK Gupta, R Sharma, GL Sawargaonkar, DP Malik, DM Shyam and KS Reddy (2013): In: Working Paper, ICRISAT, India, 2013. (Type: Incollection | Links | BibTeX)
Utilization Pattern, Demand and Supply of Pearl Millet Grain and Fodder in Western India. Working Paper Series No. 37. AA Reddy, OP Yadav, DP Malik, IP Singh, NJ Ardeshna, KK Kundu, SK Gupta, R Sharma, GL Sawargaonkar, DM Shyam and KS Reddy (2013): In: Working Paper, ICRISAT, India, 2013. (Type: Incollection | Links | BibTeX)
Managing soil fertility constraints in market-led shift to high value agriculture for benefiting smallholders in the semi-arid tropics. G Chander, SP Wani, DL Maheshwer, P Hemalatha, KL Sahrawat, K Krishnappa, GL Sawargaonkar, KH Anantha, R Sudi, LS Jangawad, CH Srinivasa Rao, G Pardhasaradhi and RA Jat (2013): In: Journal of SAT Agricultural Research, 11 , pp. 1–11, 2013. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Nitrogen response and water use efficiency of sweet sorghum cultivars. GL Sawargaonkar, MD Patil, SP Wani, E Pavani, BVS Reddy and S Marimuthu (2013): In: Field Crops Research, 149 , pp. 245–251, 2013. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
Sweet sorghum bagasse? A source of organic manure. GL Sawargaonkar, SP Wani, M Pavani and CH Ravinder Reddy (2013): In: Reddy , Kumar Ashok, Reddy Ch Ravinder, Rao and Patil (Ed.): Developing a Sweet Sorghum Ethanol Value Chain, pp. 155–162, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, Patancheru, Andhra Pradesh, India, 2013. (Type: Incollection | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)


Enhancing water I use efficiency of maize-chickpea sequence under semi-arid conditions of Southern India. GL Sawargaonkar, SP Wani and MD Patil (2012): In: Third International Agronomy Congress Agriculture Diversification, Climate Change Management and Livelihoods, pp. 576–578, 2012. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)


Sustaining rainfed Bt cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) productivity through moisture conservation and integrated nutrient management techniques. DN Gokhale, VS Shinde, GD Gadade, GL Sawargaonkar and KK Zade (2011): In: Journal of Cotton Research and Development, 25 (2), pp. 197-201, 2011, ISSN: 0972-8619. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)


Response of Bt cotton hybrids to different plant spacing under rainfed condition. A Pendharkar, SS Solunke, GL Sawargaonkar and GM Kote (2010): In: Advance Research Journal of Crop Improvement, 1 (2), pp. 180-182, 2010, ISSN: 0976-5603. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)