THENNARASU, A.

Designation and address
Associate Professor and Head,
Veterinary University Training and Research Centre,
Gundalapatti Road, Dharmapuri – 636 703.

Qualifications
M.V.Sc. (Livestock Production and Management)
Ph.D. (Livestock Production and Management)

Contact
T : +91-4342-288420
M:
+91-9443686400
E : thennarasu[dot]a[at]tanuvas[dot]ac[dot]in

Fields(s) of specialization
Majoring field : Livestock Production and Management
Specializing field : Dairy Farm Management, Manure management, Carbon Sequestration
Current Projects
  • Co-Principal Investigator/Technical Officer, Gramin Krishi Mausam Sewa Scheme, Sponsored by Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt. of India.
Completed Projects
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Recent Research Publications
  1. A. Thennarasu, T. Sivakumar, S. Meenakshi Sundaram, K. Viswanathan, V.M. Sankaran, Thanga. Thamil Vanan, 2014. Effect of different manure treatment on carbon sequestration potential of fodder maize (ZEA MAYS L.). Asian Academic Research Journal of Multidisciplinary 1(19): 138-149
  2. A.Thennarasu, T. Sivakumar, S.M.Sundaram, V.M.Sankaran, K.Viwanathan, ,T. T .Vanan and J.S.I .Rajkumar, 2014. Influence of manure treatment techniques on fodder yield and carbon sequestration potential of fodder maize (ZEA MAYS L.), CLANCE 2014 Global Animal Nutrition Conference, April 20-22, 2014.
  3. A.Thennarasu , T.Sivakumar, S.Meenakshi Sundaram, V.M.Sankaran and Thanga. Thamil Vanan. 2014. Carbon Sequestration Potential of Fodder Maize (Zea Mays L.) influenced by Manure treatment techniques. International conference on Food, Agriculture and Biology (FAB-2014) June 11-12, Kuala Lumpur, pp: 44-49.
  4. A. Thennarasu, T. Sivakumar, S. Meenakshi Sundaram, V.M. Sankaran, K.Viswanathan, Thanga.Thamil Vanan and S.S.Pandian. 2015. Effect of Manure Treatment on the Nitrogen Content of Farmyard Manure in an Organic Dairy Farm. Indian Vet. J., 92(6) : 50-52
  5. A.Thennarasu, T. Sivakumar, S. Meenakshi Sundaram, V.M. Sankaran and Thanga Thamil Vanan. 2016. Inf uence of Organic Manure on Fodder Yield and Carbon Sequestration Potential of Fodder Maize (Zea Mays L.). Indian Vet. J., 93 (02) : 26 - 28
  6. A.Thennarasu, M. R. Muralidharan and Murugan, M.2003. Influence of housing on bovine mastitis Indian Journal of Animal Sciences, 73(5) : 568-569
Honours & Awards
  1. University : TANUVAS Merit Scholarship for pursuing M.V.Sc.
  2. International : Received Best Research Paper presented award in the International Livestock Conference -2016