About The SAP

The Society of Agricultural Professionals (SAP), registered under Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860 with Regn. No. 1572, was founded in 2008 with the following objectives:

  • To promote need based result oriented research and education in the changing agricultural scenario and thereby improving living standard of farmers.
  • To establish linkages and cooperation with scientists of National/International repute, line departments and potential stakeholders for developing and promoting user and eco-friendly technologies.
  • To make an earnest effort to educate and empower farm women, rural youth and agriculture labour for better livelihood and socio-economic security.
  • To secure, manage and accept funds, grants, donations, endowments etc. from Government/International bodies/other organizations and individuals for the award of scholarships, research grants, prizes or medals etc. for the promotion of agricultural research and development.
  • To publish journals, bulletins, books, proceedings, memoirs, magazines, news letters, brochures and other works as may be considered desirable for the advancement of the goals of the Society.
  • To provide suitable forum for organizing meetings, seminars, symposia and lectures of National and International scientists for promoting the Society’s cause and to facilitate person to person interaction.

The composition of the first Executive Council was as follows:

Sl.No. Name Address Position Profession
  Vice Chancellor CSAUAT, Kanpur Patron -
  Dr. A.N. Tewari CSAUAT, Kanpur President Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. V.P. Kanaujia CSAUAT, Kanpur Vice President Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. P.S. Kendurkar CSAUAT, Kanpur Vice President Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. A.K. Singh ZPD,  Kanpur Vice President Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. A.K. Tripathi CSAUAT, Kanpur General Secretary Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. Mukesh Mohan CSAUAT, Kanpur Joint Secretary Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. Y.S. Shivay IARI, New Delhi Joint Secretary Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. Kaushal Kumar CSAUAT, Kanpur Treasurer Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. O.P. Chaturvedi CSAUAT, Kanpur Member Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. M.S. Pal GBPUAT, Pantnagar Member Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. S.P. Singh CSAUAT, Kanpur Member Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. Sanjeev Gupta IIPR, Kanpur Member Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. U.K. Tripathi CSAUAT, Kanpur Member Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. P.K. Singh CSAUAT, Kanpur Member Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. V.K. Verma CSAUAT, Kanpur Member Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. (Smt.) Nalini Tiwari CSAUAT, Kanpur Member Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. I.N. Shukla CSAUAT, Kanpur Member Teacher/ Scientist
  Ms. Seema Sonkar CSAUAT, Kanpur Member Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. R.K. Pathak CSAUAT, Kanpur Member Teacher/ Scientist
  Dr. Naushad Khan CSAUAT, Kanpur Member Teacher/ Scientist