Dr. Rohit Lall had graduated as Agricultural Engineer from Allahabad Agricultural Institute-Deemed University, Naini, Allahabad and then earned his Master’s degree in Soil & Water Conservation Engineering with first position in merit in the Department of Soil Water Conservation & Drainage Engineering from Allahabad Agricultural Institute-Deemed University, Naini, Allahabad in the year 2003 in soil & Water Conservation Engineering. Post academics he selected as Research Associate at the Water Technology Centre, ICAR-Indian Agriculture Research Institute (IARI), New Delhi assisting in plasticulture & precision farming project under the GoI scheme. During this association a conference paper titled “Precision Farming- An Integrated Approach was selected at the International Conference on Plasticulture and Precision Farming-2005, organised by Ministry of Agriculture, GoI, New Delhi. Later on he was selected by the leading Indian Micro Irrigation System Company M/s Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd., Jalgaon, Maharashtra as Territory Sales Executive posted at Gujarat for sales and development of MI systems under centre sector programmes. He contributed customised training manual, booklets for promoting plasticulture & precision farming. Looking to his expertise and sound academics he was engaged by the National Committee on Plasticulture Applications in Horticulture (NCPAH) a national level agency under the Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare as Joint Project Director since 2007 till date. He has rich experience on precision farming technologies and plasticulture applications and has contributed technically to policy level documents on precision farming under centre sector programs as well as represented in Bureau of Indian Standards for development of micro irrigation component standards and their revision. He had been nominated by the Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Government of India in the year 2012 as a member of Indian delegation on bi-lateral agreement with CINADCO-MASHAV, ISRAEL for technology exchange have been deputed for course on Plastics in Agriculture- Innovations & Applications. He had also completed certificate course on Agricultural Policies from Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi. He had been selected as keynote speaker to International Conference on Agri Films-2018, Madrid, Spain. Besides this he had travelled CHINA as a member of Agri & Horti tour 2018 to Beijing & Shanghai. He has contributed many articles, write-ups to promote precision farming & plasticulture industry in the country. His contribution towards development of customized training material and subject content on precision farming and plasticulture applications has been significant. Developed many sectoral, techno-commercial reports on plasticulture industry.
Mr. Rohit Lall research interests are new and innovative approach to existing agricultural practices, latest trends in horticulture & agricultural cultivation, Plasticulture and polymers used in agriculture, Bio-plastics.