IPI International Potash Institute
IPI International Potash Institute

Regional activities

IPI activity in India
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Coordination: India

The main aim of IPI activity in India is to promote "Balanced Nutrition" with emphasis on K nutrition in the main crops. This mission is carried out via research and extension activities: field experiments, demonstration plots, farmers meetings, dealers training programs, field days, workshops and conferences, publications and awards and assistance for researchers.

Papers & Presentations

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Date
Language
Potassium Nutrition for Improving Yield and Quality of Onion
Author: Deshpande, A.N., A.R. Dhage, V.P. Bhalerao, and S.K. Bansal
Event: e-ifc 36
Documents: PaperDownload paper (pdf 688 kB)
30 Dec 2013
 
English
Meeting Challenges in Balanced Fertilization
Author: H. Magen and S.K. Bansal
Event: FAI Annual Seminar 2013, New Delhi, India
Documents: Download presentation (pdf 4.6 MB)
11-13 Dec 2013
 
English
FAI-IPI-IPNI Roundtable Discussion on Balanced Fertilization in India
Editors: IPI
Event: FAI-IPI-IPNI Roundtable Discussion on Balanced Fertilization in India, Delhi, India
Documents: PaperDownload paper (pdf 227 kB)
22 Jul 2013
 
English
Impact of Potassium on Crop Productivity, Use Efficiency, Uptake and Economics of some Rainfed Crops in Andhra Pradesh, Southern India: On-Station and On-Farm Experiences
Author: Srinivasarao, Ch.
Event: e-ifc 33
Documents: PaperPaper (pdf 445 kB)
18 Apr 2013
 
English
Recent Efforts made by Indian Potash Limited (IPL) for Promoting Balanced Fertilization in India
Author: Bansal, S.K.
Event: e-ifc 33
Documents: PaperDownload paper (pdf 169 kB)
18 Apr 2013
 
English
Effect of Potassium Application on Yield and Quality Characteristics of Pigeon Pea (Cajanus cajan) and Mustard (Brassica juncea L. Czern) Crops in Central Plain Zone of Uttar Pradesh
Author: Tiwari, D.D., S.B. Pandey, and M.K. Dubey
Event: e-ifc 31
Documents: PaperPaper (pdf 469 kB)
30 Jun 2012
 
English
Impacts of Participatory Site Specific Potassium Management in Several Crops in Rainfed Regions of Andhra Pradesh, India
Author: Srinivasa Rao, Ch.
Event: e-ifc 30
Documents: PaperPaper (pdf 1.18 MB)
30 Mar 2012
 
English
Nitrogen Use Efficiency (NUE), Growth, Yield Parameters and Yield of Maize (Zea mays L.) as Affected by K Application
Author: Brar, M.S., Preeti Sharma, Amandeep Singh, and S.S. Saandhu
Event: e-ifc 30
Documents: PaperPaper (pdf 814 kB)
30 Mar 2012
 
English
Assessment of Potassium Availability in Vertisols and its Implication on Fertilizer K Recommendations
Author: Subba Rao, A. and S. Srivastava
Event: 7th IPI-FAI-IPNI Round Table on Refinement of K Recommendations in Vertisols, NASC Complex, New Delhi, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 885 kB)
20 Mar 2012
 
English
Effect of Mineralogical Characteristics on Potassium Availability in Vertisols of India and Implications on Critical K Limits
Author: Bhattacharyya, T., Dipak Sarkar, D.K. Pal, P. Chandran, S.K. Ray, C. Mandal, G. S. Sidhu, P. Tiwary, M.A. Lokhande, K.N. Wadhai, B.A. Telpande and A.S. Deshmukh
Event: 7th IPI-FAI-IPNI Round Table on Refinement of K Recommendations in Vertisols, NASC Complex, New Delhi, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 12.8 MB)
20 Mar 2012
 
English
Fertilizer-K Recommendation for Cotton Grown on Vertisols: Is There a Need for Revision?
Author: Desouza, B
Event: 7th IPI-FAI-IPNI Round Table on Refinement of K Recommendations in Vertisols, NASC Complex, New Delhi, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 2.95 MB)
20 Mar 2012
 
English
Introduction - Refinement of K Recommendations in Vertisols
Author: Magen, H.
Event: 7th IPI-FAI-IPNI Round Table on Refinement of K Recommendations in Vertisols, NASC Complex, New Delhi, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 1.11 MB)
20 Mar 2012
 
English
Potassium requirement of crops grown in Vertisols: Experience from STCR
Author: Dey, P. and Srivastava, S.
Event: 7th IPI-FAI-IPNI Round Table on Refinement of K Recommendations in Vertisols, NASC Complex, New Delhi, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 846 kB)
20 Mar 2012
 
English
Refinement of K Recommendations in Vertisols
Author: Dasavaraj, B.
Event: 7th IPI-FAI-IPNI Round Table on Refinement of K Recommendations in Vertisols, NASC Complex, New Delhi, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 1 MB)
20 Mar 2012
 
English
Resume - Refinement of K Recommendations in Vertisols
Event: 7th IPI-FAI-IPNI Round Table on Refinement of K Recommendations in Vertisols, NASC Complex, New Delhi, India
Documents: Paper (pdf 18.3 kB)
20 Mar 2012
 
English
Nitrogen-Potassium Interaction in Soil-Plant Systems: A Special Session of the IPI-INI-ING at N2010, New Delhi, India
Author: Raghuram, N.
Event: e-ifc 29
Documents: PaperPaper (pdf 788 kB)
31 Dec 2011
 
English
Role of Potassium Nutrition in Nitrogen Use Efficiency in Cereals
Author: Brar, M.S., Bijay-Singh, S.K. Bansal, and Ch. Srinivasarao
Event: e-ifc 29
Documents: PaperPaper (pdf 515 kB)
31 Dec 2011
 
English
The Effects of Nitrogen Form on Interactions with Potassium
Author: Bar Tal, A.
Event: e-ifc 29
Documents: PaperPaper (pdf 1.16 MB)
31 Dec 2011
 
English
Ameliorating Effects of Potassium on Iron Toxicity in Soils of Orissa
Author: G. N. Mitra, S. K. Sahu and R. K. Nayak
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 282 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
An Approach for Disseminating Improved Nutrient Management for Rice in the Philippines
Author: Roland J. Buresh and Greta G. Gabinete
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 330 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Analysis of Crop Productivity, Partial Factor Productivity, and Soil Fertility in Relation to Nutrient Management in the Indo‐Gangetic Plains
Author: Harmandeep Singh and S.K. Bansal
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 413 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Challenges in Nutrient Management for Rice-Maize Systems in South Asia
Author: J. Timsina, M.L. Jat & K. Majumdar
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 395 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Effect of K on N Use Efficiency-India Scenario
Author: K.N. Tiwari, B.S. Dwivedi, V.K. Singh and M.C. Meena
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 351 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Effect of Potassium on Quality and Storage Life of Fruit Crops
Author: Professor S. K. Mitra
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 270 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Evaluation of Soil Fertility and Partial Nutrient Balances for Improved Fertilizer Recommendations Under Intensive Agriculture in India
Author: M.S. Brar and Dinesh K. Benbi
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 249 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Forest Fertilization and Environmental Effects Trends Compared to Agriculture
Author: Philip Smethurst
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 453 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Future Needs and Prospects for Research on Potassium
Author: V. Römheld and E.A. Kirkby
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 557 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
GIS Based Soil Fertility Mapping for SSNM at Village Level in China
Author: Ping HE, Hongting WANG, Jiyun JIN
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 738 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Impact of Potassium Fertility on Postharvest Fruit Quality: Melon (Cucumis melo L) Case Study
Author: Gene E. Lester
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 361 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Implementing Site-Specific Potassium Management for Rice Based Cropping Systems
Author: Roland J. Buresh, Mirasol Pampolino and Christian Witt
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 378 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Implications of Soil Fertility to Meet Future Demand: The Indian Scenario
Author: A. Subba Rao
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 214 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Increasing Crop Productivity in Pakistan Through Judicious Use of Potash
Author: Zaheer Ahmad and Shahid Mahmood Mian
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 986 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Integrated Soil-Crop System Management
Author: Zhang FS, Fan MS, Zhang WF, Chen XP, Jiang RF
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 977 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Mineral Nutrition of Crop Plants in Salt Affected Areas in India
Author: A.K. Singh, Ali Qadar and N.P.S. Yaduvansh
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 593 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Particular Issues in Plant Production under Acid Soils: The Orissa Scenario
Author: N. Panda
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 346 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Phosphorus-Acquisition Efficiency: Root Morphology and Physiology
Author: Hans Lambers
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 612 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Potassium Dynamics in Soil Under Different Cropping Systems and Nutrient Management Practices
Author: Ingrid Öborn
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 746 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Potassium Management for Crops in Soils of Orissa
Author: Dr. D. Jena, Dr. A.K. Pal and Dr. K. K. Rout
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 277 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Potassium Nutrition and its Effect on Quality and Post Harvest Properties of Potato
Author: Dr. Georg Ebert
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Ebert.pdf (pdf 947 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Role of Industry Initiatives in Extension Activities in India
Author: Dr G Raviprasad
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 622 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Role of Nutrient Management in the Reduction of Greenhouse Gases
Author: C.S. Snyder and A.M. Johnston
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 758 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Role of Potassium and Magnesium in Carbon Allocation and Biomass Production (Implications for Bioenergy Plants)
Author: Ismail Cakmak
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 781 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Role of Potassium in Water Stress Management in Dry Land Agriculture
Author: Ch.Srinivasarao, K.P.R.Vittal and B.Venkateswarlu
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 1.13 MB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Site-Specific K Management in Rice Based Cropping Systems in India
Author: S.K. Sanyal, M. S. Gill and K. Majumdar
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 397 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
State Wise Approaches to Crop Nutrient Balances in India
Author: T. Satyanarayana and R.K. Tewatia
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 537 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
Understanding the Role of Nutrients in Human Health - Newer Insights from Current Research
Author: Dr. K. Bhaskarachary
Event: IPI-OUAT-IPNI International Symposium 2009: Potassium Role and Benefits in Improving Nutrient Management for Food Production, Quality and Reduced Environmental Damages, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 799 kB)
05-07 Nov 2009
 
English
The Effect of Potassium on the Yield and Quality of Turmeric (Curcuma longa)
Author: Karthikeyan, P.K., M. Ravichandran, P. Imas, and M. Assaraf
Event: e-ifc 21
Documents: PaperPaper (pdf 1.84 MB)
01 Sep 2009
 
English
Effect of Applied Potassium in Increasing the Potential for Nitrogen Assimilation in Spinach (Spinacia oleracea L.)
Editors: IPI
Event: e-ifc 20
Documents: PaperPaper (pdf 160 kB)
30 Jun 2009
 
English
Role of Potash for High Quality Produce Under Integrated Nutrient Management
Author: P.Imas and S.K.Bansal
Event: FAI-IPI Dealers Training Program, Kalpetta, Kerala, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 5.63 MB)
01 Dec 2007
 
English
Promotion of Potash in Rajasthan for Correcting the Imbalance
Event: IPI-FAI Dealers Training Program at Jodhpur, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 2.12 MB)
10 Oct 2005
 
English
Role of Dealer in Promoting Balanced Fertiliser Use
Event: IPI-FAI Dealers Training Program at Jodhpur, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 200 kB)
10 Oct 2005
 
English
Fertilizer Dealers Role in Extension
Event: IPI-FAI Dealers Training Program, Pondicherry, India
Documents: Presentation (pdf 150 kB)
04 Oct 2005
 
English
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