Dr. P B Ghorpade

Profile

Date of Birth: 01-06-1951

Qualification: M. Sc., Ph.D. (Genetics and Plant Breeding)

Designation: Emeritus Scientist
(Former Principal Scientist and Linseed Breeder ICAR-AICRP Linseed Nagpur-Dr. PDKV Akola)

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Phone: 020-24366920 (ext.500)

Research experience:

30 years in safflower and linseed breeding.

Areas of interest:

  • Participatory Plant Breading, seed production and commercial production of linseed variety PKVNL- 260 in Nagpur, Chandrapur and Wardha with aim to supply genetically pure seed for linseed value addition and buyback guarantee to farmers of Vidarbha.
  • Development of flax technology for extraction, processing and value addition.

Honors/awards:

  • F. A. O. Fellow in Washington State University, Pullman, USA (1996).

Other activities

  • Farmer training through “Gajanan Maharaj Javas Utpadak Gat Samuha, Chikhlapar, Maharashtra” for linseed seed production of PKV-NL-260.

Professional memberships:

  • Life member of Indian society of genetics and plant breeding
  • Life member of Crop improvement society of India
  • Life member of Oilseed society of India.
  • Life member of Maharashtra journal of agriculture.

Publications: 56

Research Programmes

  • Participatory Plant Breading, seed production and commercial production of linseed variety PKVNL- 260 in Nagpur, Chandrapur and Wardha with aim to supply genetically pure seed for linseed value addition and buyback guarantee to farmers of Vidarbha.
  • Developing high oleic safflower genotypes through functional genomics

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Publications

International Publications

  • Rajwade AV, Kadoo NY, Borikar SP, Harsulkar AM, Ghorpade PB, Gupta VS (2014) Differential transcriptional activity of SAD, FAD2 and FAD3 desaturase genes in developing flax seeds contributes to the variation in α-linolenic acid content among flax varieties. Phytochemistry 98: 41–53 (DOI: 10.1016/j.phytochem.2013.12.002). IF: 3.575
  • Kale SM, Pardeshi VC, Kadoo NY, Ghorpade PB, Jana MM and Gupta VS (2012) Development of genomic simple sequence repeat markers for linseed using next generation sequencing technology. Molecular Breeding 30(1): 597-606 (DOI: 10.1007/s11032-011-9648-9) IF: 2.193
  • Kale SM, Kale SG, Pardeshi VC, Gurjar GS, Gupta VS, Gohokar RT, Ghorpade PB and Kadoo NY (2012) Inter-simple sequence repeat markers reveal high genetic diversity among Alternaria alternata isolates of Indian origin. Journal of Mycology and Plant Pathology 42:194-200. IF: 1.082
  • Rajwade AV, Arora RS, Kadoo NY, Harsulkar AM, Ghorpade PB and Gupta VS (2010) Relatedness of Indian flax genotypes (Linum usitatissimum L.): An ISSR-PCR assay. Molecular Biotechnology 45: 161-170 IF: 2.262
  • M.V. Hegde, P. Gosavi and P.B. Ghorpade (2009). Flax Bio-village Concept-Linseed Value Chain for Omega-3 Nutritional Security. World Congress on Oils and Fats & 28th ISF Congress, Sydney, Australia. 27th to 28th September, 2009.
  • S. H. N. Reddii, V. P. Naole, V. S. Goyal, P. V. Patil, Vandana B. Kalamkar, N. H. Sable, J. J. Mahaeshwari and P. B. Ghorpade (2008). Evaluation of three cycle of recurrent selection for improvement of seed yield in safflower using genetic male sterility Presented in VIIth International Safflower Conference, Wega-Wega, Australia.
  • S.M. Suryapujari, Beena Nair, Vandana B. Kalamkar, N.H. Sable, P.V. Patil, J.J. Maheshwari and P.B. Ghorpade (2008). Inheritance of Genetic Male Sterility and Evaluation of newly developed male sterile lines in Safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L.). Presented in VIIth International Safflower Conference, Wega-Wega, Australia.
  • Reddy, S. H.; N. V. P. Naaole, P. B. Ghorpade and J. J. Maheshwari (2005). Evaluation of two cycles of recurrent selection for seed yield in safflower using genetic male sterility. In –Proceeding VIth International Safflower Conference, Turkey, 6-10 June 2005.
  • Panchabhai, J.R.; P. B. Ghorpade and J. J. Maheshwari (2005). Quantitative genetic studies of Random mating population of safflower. In –Proceeding VIth International Safflower Conference, Turkey, 6-10 June 2005.
  • Rajwade, A.R.; T.P. Joshi, R.S. Arora, A.M. Harsulkar, N.Y. Kadoo, P.B. Ghorpade and V.S. Gupta (2005). Diversity Analysis of Indian Flax cultivars using ISSR markers. In: International Conference on plant Genomics & Biotechnology – Challenges and opportunities. Oct. 26-28. IGKVV, Raipur, Page : 219.
  • Naoghare, P. K. and P. B. Ghorpade (2001). Evaluation of experimental hybrids based on genetic male sterility in safflower. In –Proceeding Vth International Safflower Conference, Williston, N. D. U.S.A.: July 23-27:73-77.
  • P. B. Ghorpade and M. R. Wandhre (2001). Application of simplified triple cross and combining ability analysis to determine the gene action in safflower. In –Proceeding Vth International Safflower Conference, Williston, N. D. U.S.A.: July 23-27:73-77.
  • Johnson, R. C.; P. B. Ghorpade and V. Bradly (2001). Evaluation of the USDA Core Safflower Collection for seven quantitative traits. In –Proceeding Vth International Safflower Conference, Williston, N. D. U.S.A.: July 23-27:149-152.
  • Golhar, S.R. and P.B. Ghorpade (1999). Identification of Gossypium hirsutum lines with desirable dominant genes for the improvement of PKV Hy-2. International Cotton Research Conference. (Accepted Abstract).
  • Maheshwari, J.J., P.B. Ghorpade, R.S. Sakhare and A.S. Chavan (1999). Detection of Epistatic, Additive and dominance variation using simplified triple test cross analysis in soybean. In: World Soybean Research Conference VI Chicago, Illinois, USA Page : 469.
  • Johnson, R. C.; V. Bradly, P. B. Ghorpade and J. W. Bergman (1997). Regeneration and Evaluation of U.S. safflower germplasm Collection. In –Forth International Safflower Conference, Bari Italy: June2-7.
  • Deshmukh D.T., D. B. Dhumale and P. B. Ghorpade (1993). Estimates of genetics parameters by three designs in relation to safflower improvement. In –Third International Safflower Conference, China: 158-159.
  • Deshmukh M.P. and P. B. Ghorpade (1993). Simplified triple test cross analysis in safflower. In –Third International Safflower Conference, China: 160-165.
  • Deshmukh M.S. and P. B. Ghorpade (1993). Quantitative genetic evaluation of safflower lines for utilization in recurrent selection Programme. In –Third International Safflower Conference, China: 166-172.
  • Janlokar S.U. and P. B. Ghorpade (1993). Single Tester triple test cross analysis in safflower. In –Third International Safflower Conference, China: 196-201.
  • Reddy, D. M., R.S. Sakhare, P. B. Ghorpade and J. J. Maheshwari (1993). Studies on genetic divergence in relation to choice of parents in safflower breeding. In –Third International Safflower Conference, China: 293-298.
  • Ghorpade, P.B.; T.H. Singh and G.S. Chahal (1992). Evaluation of combining ability analysis in relation to cotton breeding. In International Crop Science Congress, July 14-22, lowa, USA (1992). Abstract.
  • Ghorpade, P.B. and S.U. Charjan (1991): Genetic analysis of harves index and some agronomic traits in bread wheat. In Golden Jubilee International Symposium. Vol.(2): 374 (Abstract).

National Publications

  • Prakash B. Ghorpade, Anand A. Zanwar, Surekha S. Bhalerao, Mahabaleshwar V. Hegde. By-Products and Value Addition in oilseeds: with special Reference to Linseed. National seminar on ‘Technologies for enhancing oilseeds production through NMOOP’, 18-19 January 2015. Organized by ‘ICAR-Indian Institute of Oilseeds Research Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad’.
  • Prakash B. Ghorpade. Work on to create more omega-3 products from linseed. Nuffods-published by MM Activ Sci-Tech communication Pvt Ltd. Volume 3, issue 6, February 2016, pg no. 39-41.
  • Jadhav, R. R., J. J. Maheshwari, and P. B. Ghorpade, 2011. Combining ability analysis of yield and yield contributing traits in linseed (Linum usitatissimum). J. Soils and Crops (Accepted)
  • Jadhav, R. R., J. J. Maheshwari, L. A. Katre and P. B. Ghorpade, 2011. Genetic analysis of yield and yield contributing traits in linseed (Linum usitatissimum). J. Soils and Crops 21 (1)133-138.
  • N. Reddy, J. J. Maheshwari, P. V. Patil, P. B. Ghorpade and R. T. Gohokar. Simplified triple test cross analysis for budfly resistance and yield components in linseed (Linum usitatissimum L.). Vegetable Oil Scenario: Approaches to Meet the Growing Demands. DOR, Hyderabad from 28th to 31st Jan. 2009.
  • M. V. Hegde, P.B.Ghorpade, A. A. Zanwar and D. M. Hegde. New Avenues for Value Addition in Oilseeds. Vegetable Oil Scenario: Approaches to Meet the Growing Demands. DOR, Hyderabad from 28th to 31st Jan. 2009.
  • R.R. Nikam, P.B. Ghorpade, R. T. Gohokar, P. R. Manapure and P.V. Patil. Studies on moisture conservation practices for linseed grown under rainfed situation. Vegetable Oil Scenario: Approaches to Meet the Growing Demands. DOR, Hyderabad from 28th to 31st Jan. 2009.
  • Ch. Anitha, P.B. Ghorpade, K.G. Dhage and P.V. Patil. (2008). Genetic analysis of budfly resistance and yield components in linseed (Linum usitatisimum L.). J. Oilseeds Res., 25(2): 218-219.
  • Agrawal, R., A. Rajwade, A. Harsulkar, N. Kadoo, V.S. Gupta, M. Hegde, P.B. Ghorpade and P. Ranjekar (2006) : Influence of seed development, germination and genotype on Omega-3 ALA content in flax. Paper presented in International conference on Biotechnology Approaches for Alleviating Malnutrition and Human Health. 9-11 Jan. 2006.
  • Influence of seed development, germination and genotypes on omega-3-ALA content in flax. R. Agrawal, A. Rajwade, A. Harsulkar, N. Kadoo, V. S. Gupta, H. Hegade, P. B. Ghorpade and P. Ranjekar. International Conference on Biotechnological Approaches for Alleviating Malnutrition and Human Health organized by USAID, Purdue University, ALO at University of Agriculture Sciences, GKVK, Bangalore, January 9-11, 2006.
  • Ghorpade, P.B., R.R. Nikam, R.W. Gawande and K.G. Dhage (2005). Medicinal uses of linseed. In: National Seminar on Additional to Agro Horti-medicinal produce and its marketing .October 14-19, College of Agriculture, Nagpur. Page : 52.
  • Wandhare, M.R.; P.B. Ghorpade, B.R. Patil, I.V. Satange and B.A. Sakhare (2003). Combining ability analysis in safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L.). J. Soils and Crops, 13(1): 108-111.
  • Wandhare, M.R.; P.B. Ghorpade, B.R. Patil and B.A. Sakhare (2003). Simplified trip test cross analysis in safflower. J. Soils & Crops 13(1). 297-299.
  • Nair, Beena; J.L. Tarar and P.B. Ghorpade (2002). Phenotypic stability and adaptability of newly developed varieties of safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L.). J. Soils & Crops 1291): 91-93.
  • Sakhare, S.B.; M.N. Narkhede and P.B. Ghorpade (2000). Combining ability studies in Sesame (Sesamum indicum L.). PKV. Res. J. 24(1): 14-18.
  • Ravi Kumar B.N. V.S.R; R.S. Sakhare, P.B. Ghorpade and J.J. Maheshwari (2000). Triallel analysis in Lathyrus (Lathyrus sativus L.). J. Soils and Crops. 10(2): 60-65.
  • Ghorpade, P.B. (2000). Safflower classification and its special utility as oilseeds. Paper presented in ICAR Winter Institute on “Advances in Hybrid Breeding for crop plants”. Sept. 25 & 14th Oct. 2000.
  • Ghorpade, P.B. (2000). Hybrid Safflower: Present status, prospectus & future outlook. Paper presented in ICAR Winter Institute on “Advances in Hybrid Breeding for Crop plants”. Sept. – Oct. : 2000.
  • Maheshwari, J.J.; P.B. Ghorpade, R.S. Sakhare, A.S. Chavan and V.J. Dhole (1999). Studies on heterosis in soybean (Glycine Max Merrill). J. Soils and Crops, 9(1): 61-64.
  • Chinavis, A.G.; P.D. Peshattiwar, P.B. Ghorpade, A.T. Bhongale and M.K. Pande (1999). Inheritance of newly developed genetic male sterility in safflower. J. Soils and Crops, 9(2): 271-272.
  • Chavan, A.S.; J.J. Maheshwari; P.B. Ghorpade and R.S. Sakhare (1998). Simplified triple test cross analysis for yield and quality characters in Soybean. J. Soils & Crops, 8(2): 130-133.
  • Ghorpade P.B. and V.N. Patil (1998). Current Status and Future Outlook for Hybrid safflower in India. Paper presented in National Seminar on “Heterosis – Its Commercial Exploitation”, held on 10-11 March, 1998 at Nagpur.
  • Sakhare, S.B.; M.N. Narkhede and P.B. Ghorpade (1998). Heterosis for yield and its components in Sesame (Sesamum indicum L.). Ann. Plant Physiol. 12(2): 115-118.
  • Ghorpade, P.B. (1996). Selection of parents for recurrent selection in bread wheat. Indian J. Agric. Res. 30(1): 27-32.
  • Maheshwari, J.J.; P.V.R. Reddy; P.B. Ghorpade, R.S. Sakhare and V.B. Shekhar (1993). Studies on combining ability of newly developed restores in Sorghum. J. Soils and Crops, 3(1): 1-5.
  • Ghorpade, P.B and Latha V. Metta (1993). Correlation studies in relation to population Improvement in pearl millet. J. Maharashtra Agric. Univ. 18(3): 491-492
  • Ghorpade, P.B.; M.V. Thombre; J.J. Maheshwari; V.S. Jayade and S.L. Jamdar (1993): Studies on heterosis and combining ability among selected lines of cotton (G. arborcum L.). J. Soil &Crops 2(2): 84-89.
  • Ghorpade, P.B. and Latha V. Metta (1993); Quantitative genetic studies in relation to population improvement in pearl millet. Indian J. Genet, 53(1): 1-3.
  • Sakhare, R.S.; J.J. Maheshwari and P.B. Ghorpade (1992). Combining ability analysis stdies in grain sorghum. J. Soils and Crops, 2(1): 1720
  • Deshmukh, M.P.; B.R. Patil and P.B. Ghorpade (1991). Genetic evaluation of some selected lines of safflower. Indian J. Agric Res. 25(4): 181-188.
  • B.R. Patil, Dudhe, R.S., P.B. Ghorpade, D.B. Dhumale and M.P. Deshmukh (1991). Studies on genetic divergence in safflower. J. Maharashtra Agric. Univ. 16 (1): 51-62.
  • Raut, R.S.; S.B. Sakhare and P.B. Ghorpade (1989). Line x Tester analysis of combining ability and heterosis in cotton. J. Maharashtra agric. Univ. 14(2): 214-215.
  • M.N. Narkhede, Deshmukh, H.K.; D.S. Naphade and P.B. Ghorpade (1987). Combining ability for yield and its components in safflower, PKV Res. J., 11(2) : 112-117.