Dr. M R Meena, Scientist of Genetic and Plant Breeding in the Department of Crop Improvement, ICAR-Sugarcane Breeding Institute, Regional Centre, Karnal. I have received my BSc in Agricultural Sciences from RAU, Bikaner in 2002 and MSc in Genetics and Plant Breeding from University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore in 2004-05. I’ve received my PhD in Genetics at the Department of Genetics in the ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi in 2009.
Dr. M R Meena, research interests are selection and hybridization, Characterization of germplasm of ISH/IGH and Exotic clones, evaluation for breeding traits studies of sugarcane crop and identification of crop varieties suitable for commercial cultivation, biomass production etc., however I do research in varietal identification i.e. DUS Characterization of new sugarcane varieties as well.