B K Singh

Faculty

B.K. Singh / Nepal
Degree: Ph.D.
Course: Properties of tropical soils/Management and conservation of tropical soils

PROFILE
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BIO

B. K. Singh, soil scientist, obtained his M.Sc. from PFU, Moscow, in agro- chemistry and his Ph.D. from department of soil and water science, University of Florida in 1990. He has been working for EARTH University in Costa Rica since 1990. During this period he has held different positions: Professor of Soil Science: 1990-Present, Co. Associate Professor: 2005 - Present in Soil & Water Science Department, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA, and Project Coordinator of SANREM Sustainable Agriculture and Natural Resource Management Project (SANREM), 1994-199. He was principal investigator of US Department of Energy (DOE) funded EARTH University Foundation Biofuel Project, Multinational Project on structure- based drug design for Chaga’s Disease, and Lemelson Foundation supported Hub and Spoke model to promote invention, innovation and entrepreneurship at academic institutions and rural communities. Professor Singh has been providing training and conducting international workshops in soil and plant nutrition for the past 20 years. He has developed, registered, and established entrepreneurial base for over 20 products to improve soil and plant health, water treatment, and public sanitation. Dr. Singh is co-founder of Green Roots Consultants, a consulting firm dedicated to provide local solutions to global challenges in agriculture production, natural resource management, and human capacity enhancement. He has advised over 50 theses research in soil fertility, plant nutrition & environmental health

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