Agronomist / Farm Manager
Last Updated: 16th July 2017 (over 5 years ago)
— Jul 2017
• Working for Biofuel crops using brian and saline water
• Coordinates with field teams daily for field activities including planting, irrigation , chemical application, harvesting , grading and record keeping.
• Working for improving the crop diversification using Integrated Agriculture production system approaches in UAE
• Managing equipment maintenance
• Involved in Data base manament of average production, farm management practices and seeds multiplication.
• Working for Socio Economic analysis of market conditions to determine area and crop allocation
• Worked on preparation and implementation of traning and extension programs to benefit the local farming community in UAE by taking results to the farmers
• Invloved in Preparation of weekly and monthly operational reports
• Currently involved in project management , finance management and field management to improve crop production using available water and soil resources.
• Involved in preparation and implementation of farmer field days
• Implements the statndard procedures in growing, grading, storage, and analyzing efficiency and accuracy
• Involved in plant propagation and multiplication both in shade house and under field conditions
• Involved in a study to ascertain the status of local plantation in UAE
• Working with team to assist in testing of agricultural equipment to ensure proper use , seeding rate and product disbursement
• Analyzes water quality and monthly quantities required for maximized production
• Worked for implementation and operations of Model farms in UAE
• Involved in preparation of various project reports
• Involved in Green House production trials inUAE for vegetables and trees production, and taking the results to farmers.
• Currently involved in on going projects of crop management at field and green house production
• Responsible for different field production of for Tomatos , cucumber , Quinoa , Barely and other at various local field crops.
• Managing analysis work for soil , water and plants in Labs
• Involved in planning and slection of plant varieties with high yield or disease and insect resistant characteristics
• Worked as part of farm team to purchase of machinery, equipment and supplies such as tractor , seeds , ferlizers and chemicals
• Assisting the local manpower for training in agriculture research and production activities
• Involved in on-farm R & D farm activities for direct benefits of the local farmers through improved and more efficient plant production utilizing improved practices.
• Worked closely with field team fields to determine maturity dates of crops or to estimate potential crop damage from weather
• Involved in statistatical analysis and reporting of research projects
• Worked for data collection using analytical instruments for soil water and plant
• Working closely for enforcing safety regulations and interpretation of working polies
• Worked on field experimentations and vegetation surveys in the UAE and Oman.
• Prepared different agriculture training courses like Agriculture Production, Agriculture Marketing, Farm Management, Production Economics, diffusion and adoption of Agricultural innovations etc. for agricultural personnel from the UAE and various countries