Dr. Basavaraj Patil is a Jr. Agronomist (I/c) in All India Network research Project on Arid Legumes, University of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK, Bangalore. He also worked a Research Associate at Central Research Institute for Dryland Agricultural Research, Hyderabad under National Innovations Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA). His research experiences are Precision farming, Organic farming, Integrated Nutrient management, Weed management, Estimation of green house gases under conservation agriculture system In dryland ecosystem. During Ph.D he worked on precision water and nutrient management in sugarcane through soil spatial variability. He has a received International Plant Nutrition Institute Scholar Award (IPNI)- 2015 for his doctoral research. Jr. Scientist and Young Scientist award-2016 by professional societies. Presently he is working on Agronomic aspects to enhance the productivity of Arid Legumes crops.
Dr. Basavaraj Patil research interests are Precision farming, Weed management, integrated nutrient management.