Dr. Vasanth Kumar Thimakapura
Mysore’s very own ‘AGRI DOCTOR’. Mysore City’s own globally recognised agriculture Scientist, Dr. Vasanth Kumar Thimakapura fondly known as ‘PLANT DOCTOR’. He is an Agriculture Expert travels across the state to provide much needed advice to farmers. He has opened a Disease diagnosis laboratory in Mysore. He is a teacher and science writer who has written many articles in both kannada and English magazines to popularise science among common people. He has delivered lectures in schools and colleges and on radio and television. And provides awareness and training to different level of people involved in agricultural activities.
“Through this biotechnology, we are teaching farmers in India to plough more”