Profile of Dr Sanjivkumar Kochewad

Name: Dr. Sanjivkumar Angadrao Kochewad

Designation: Scientist (Sr. Scale) (Livestock Production and Management)

Date of Birth: 20.07.1980

Area of Specialization: Livestock Production Systems, Integrated Farming Systems,   Animal Behavior

Email Id:

Mobile: +91-9456031627 ; Phone: 02112-254057, Fax: 02112-254056




Year of Passing


Ph.D (Livestock Production and Management)


Sri Venkateshwara Veterinary University, Tirupati (AP)

M.VSc (Livestock Production and Management)


Maharashtra Animal and Fishery Sciences University, Nagpur

B.VSc & AH


Maharashtra Animal and Fishery Sciences University, Nagpur

Professional History




Scientist (Sr. Scale)

December, 2019 to till Date

ICAR-National Institute for Abiotic Stress Management, Malegaon, Baramati, Maharashtra

Scientist (Sr. Scale)

July, 2017 to November, 2019

ICAR-Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly-234122(Uttar Pradesh)


October, 2009 to June, 2017

ICAR-Indian Institute for Integrated farming System Research, Modipuram, Meerut (Uttar Pradesh)


June, 2009 to October, 2009

ICAR-National Academy of Agricultural Research Management, Hyderabad, Telangana



Published more than 23 Research Papers, 04 Review Papers, 40 Popular Articles, 02 Books, 05 Laboratory manuals, 01 Technical Bulletin and 10 Book Chapters. h-index 4, i10-index 01 with more than 47citations in international literature.

Publications List (Best 10):

  1. Kochewad S A, Raghunandan T, Sarjan Rao K, Kondal Reddy K, Nalini Kumari N, Ramana D B V, Balamurgan T C, Kankarne Y, Kumar S and Meena L R. 2017. Effect of different farming systems on physiological response, blood parameters and endocrinological profiles in Deccani sheep. Indian Journal of Animal Science 87:856-858
  2. Kochewad S A, Raghunandan T, Sarjan Rao K, Kondal Reddy K, Nalini Kumari N, Ramana DBV, Anil Kumar D, Kankarne Y, Kumar S, Meena L R and Singh M. 2018. Productive performance, body condition score and carcass characteristics of Deccani lambs reared under different farming systems. Indian Journal of Animal Research 52:444-448
  3. Kochewad S A, Singh V K and Singh M P. 2013. Dairy cattle management practices followed by farmers of east Ganga canal command area of upper gangetic plains of India. Indian Journal of Dairy Science 66:418-423
  4. v  Thamothiran K, P K Bharti, G K Gaur, Mukesh Singh, Kochewad S A, Seema Yadav, Arun Somagond and Triveni Dutt. (2019).Performance and economics of Vrindavani calves fed on various proportions of whole and skim milk. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences 89: 68–71
  5. v  Meena L R, Kochewad S A, Vinod Kumar, Suresh Malik, Sanjeev Kumar, Lalit Krishan Meena, Amrit Lal Meena and A. S. Panwar.(2018). Status of fodder production in the existing farming systems in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh. Range Mgmt. & Agroforestry 39 : 313-318
  6. Kochewad S A, Chahande J M, Kanduri A B, Deshmukh D S, Ali S A and Patil V M. 2009. Effect of Probiotic supplementation on Growth parameters of Osmanabadi Kids. Veterinary World 2:29-30.
  7. Kochewad S A, Krishna Daida, Sarjan Rao K, Raghunandan T, Mahender M and Bhokre S M. 2014. Effect of Dietary Inclusion of Sheanut Cake (Vitellaria Paradoxa) on Performance of Quails. Indian Journal of Animal Production and Management 30:94-96
  8. v  Singh J P, Gangwar B, Kochewad S A and Pandey D K. 2012. Integrated Farming System for Improving Livelihood of Small Farmers of Western Plain Zone of Uttar Pradesh, India. SAARC Journal of Agriculture Sciences 10: 45-53
  9. v  Meena LR, Kochewad S A, Roop Chand, Sharma SC. 2018. Organic nutrient management in intercropping systems for increasing fodder yield and soil fertility in semi-arid Rajasthan. Indian Journal of Small Ruminants 24:70-74.
  10. Meena L R, Kochewad S A, Kumar D. 2018. Improved Technologies for Sustaining Productivity and Profitability of Sheep in India-A Review. International Journal of Livestock Research 8:43-55


Awards and Recognitions

  • Received Young Scientist award on the occasion of National conference on intervention of climatic change in sustainable development of agriculture, food and nutrition security and its amelioration, held during 24-25th March 2017 at Swami Vivekananda Subharti University, Meerut (U.P.), India organized by Society for World Environment Food and Technology, New Delhi
  • Received Young Scientist award from Biologix Research and Innovation Center Pvt. Ltd. on the occasion of International Conference on Emerging trends in Allied and Applied Biotechnology (ICAABT-2017 Orcha, MP, India during April 1-2, 2017 


Member of Professional bodies

  • Life Member of Indian Society for Animal Production and Management (IASPM)
  • Life member of Farming System Research and Development Association
  • Member of Society for World Environment and Food Technology (SWEFT)
  • Member of Maharashtra State Veterinary Council
  • Life member of Hi-tech Horticulture Society