The Author Dr. Sajad Hussain Dar has completed his B.Sc. Agriculture degree from Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Agra, India. Master's degree in Genetics and Plant Breeding from Bundelkhand University, Jhansi, India and Ph. D in the same discipline from Sheri Kashmir University of Agriculture Sciences and Technology- Kashmir, Srinagar, Kashmir, India. Author has qualified A.S.R.B. National Eligibility Test in 2012. Author has more than 10 years of experience in research and extension. He has published more than 50 research articles in NASS rated journals of national and international repute. He has also contributed to several book of international standard. He has participated and presented research papers in national and international conferences/ symposiums. Author has been awarded with several awards like Young Scientist Award 2017, Best Thesis Award, Best Paper Award and other national awards. Author has also participated in several training programmers at national level. Author is also member of several societies and also acts as reviewer of several NASS rated national and international journals. Author has written several popular articles related to agriculture and allied sectors.