Dr. R. K. Mathukia is Associate Research Scientist at Junagadh Agricultural University, Junagadh, Gujarat, India. He has 30 years of experience in Teaching, Research and extension in agronomy and crop production. He is editorial board member and reviewer of several journals and published more than 100 research papers, 100 popular articles, 30 books, and several booklets, folders, bulletins, reports etc. as well as delivered several radio/TV talks and training lectures for farmers and extension personnel. He attended about 50 national/international seminars, symposia, workshops and training programmes including winter/ summer school and refresher courses. He has been awarded with the Best Paper Awards in symposia, Best Teacher Award, Excellence in Teaching and Research Award, Best Scientist Award and Best Faculty Award. He has guided 15 M.Sc. (Agri.) and 8 Ph.D. students.
Dr. R. K. Mathukia research interests are Organic Farming; Weed Management; Nutrient Management; Water Management; Cropping Systems; Dry Farming; Precision Farming; Tillage and Soil Management; Agrometeorology.