Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resources

ISSN: 2661-6270 (Print),  ISSN: 2661-6289 (Online)

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Reviewer  Acknowledgements

Journal of Agriculture and Natural Resources would like to acknowledge the following reviewers for their assistance with peer review of manuscripts for this issue. Their comments and suggestions were of great help to the authors in improving the quality of their papers. Each of the reviewers listed below returned at least one review for this issue.


Reviewers for Volume 1, Number 1, 2018


Avinash Chandra Pandey
PhD (Plant Breeding and Genetics)
Scientist-Product Selection Lead (Rice R & D)
Syngenta India Limited, Hyderabad, India


Shanker Raj Barsila, PhD
Assistant Professor, Agriculture and Forestry University
Faculty of Animal Science, Veterinary Science and Fisheries
Department of Animal Nutrition and Fodder Production
Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal


Umesh Kumar Acharya, PhD
Senior Scientist (S-3)
National Citrus Research Program, Dhankuta
Nepal Agricultural Research Council
Post Box No: 5459, Kathmandu
Cell: 00977 – 9851174457


Shrawan K. Sah, PhD
Professor (Agronomy)
Agriculture and Forestry University
Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal


Bal Krishna Joshi, PhD
Senior ScientistNational Genebank, 
Nepal Agricultural Research Council
Khumaltar, Lalitpur, Nepal


Santosh Subedi, PhD
Biometrician at Forest Resource Consultants, Inc.
Macon, Georgia, USA


Mahesh Sapkota
Agriculture Economist
Agri-Economics, Marketing and Statistics
Department of AgricultureMinistry of Agriculture, 
Land Management and Cooperative


Shiva Chandra Dhakal, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness Management
Agriculture and Forestry University,
Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal


Ujjawal Kr. S. Kushwaha, PhD Scholar
Nepal Agricultural Research Council,
Agricultural Botany Division, Nepal


Dinesh Adhikari, PhD
Kansas City, Missouri Area, USA


Bijesh Misra, PhD Scholar 

Graduate Research Associate (Forest Economics)
Dept. of Nat. Res. Eco. & Mgmt. 
Oklahoma State University,
Stillwater, OK, 74078, USA


Dr Amir Sadaula
Veterinary Doctor
National Trust for Nature Conservation Biodiversity
Conservation Center,
Kathmandu, Nepal


Devendra Gauchan, PhD
National Project Manager
Biodiversity International, Kathmandu
Former Senior Scientist (Agricultural Economist),
NARC, Nepal


Dr. Krishna Prasad Acharya
Ministry of Land Management,
Agriculture and Co-operatives, State 4,
Pokhara Nepal


Purushottam Subedi
Crop Development Officer
Center for Crop Development and AgroBiodiversity Conservation
Pulchok, Lalitpur, Nepal


Jiban Shrestha
Scientist (Plant Breeding and Genetics)
Nepal Agricultural Research Council, Nepal


Krishna Prasad Timsina, PhD
Senior Scientist (Agricultural Economics)
Nepal Agricultural Research Council
SARPOD, Khumaltar, Nepal


Subash Subedi, PhD
Managing Editor
Senior Scientist (Plant Pathology)
Nepal Agricultural Research Council
National Maize Research Program,
Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal


Yug Nath Ghimire, PhD
Senior Scientist & Chief,
Nepal Agricultural Research Council
SARPOD, Khumaltar, Nepal


Kashinath Chiluwal, PhD
Institute of Agriculture and Life Science
Gyeongsang National University
Jinju 52828, Republic of Korea


Mahesh Subedi
Scientist (Plant Breeding and Genetics)
Nepal Agricultural Research Council
Agricultural Botany Division,
Khumaltar, Lalitpur, Nepal


Resham Bahadur Thapa, PhD 
Professor (Entomology) 
Agriculture and Forestry University 
Rampur, Chitwan, Nepal 


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 Reviewers for JANR, 2018, 1(1)


This Journal is  licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0)

Vol. 1(1), December 2018 

Publication Frequency: One Issue per year

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Nature: Print and Online

Language of Publication: English   

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Tribhuvan University, Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science, Prithu Technical College, Lamahi Municipality Ward -3, Bangaun, Deukhari Dang, Nepal