Assistant Proffeser(Horticulture)

Name Dr. S. Srividhya Dr.S.Srividhya
Discipline Horticulture
Specialization Horticulture –Spices and Plantation Crops
Mobile No. +91 9486126635
E_Mail overtosri@gmail.com
Book (with ISBN)
  1. K.R. Vijayalatha, K .Padmapriya, S.Srividhya, B. Senthamizh Selvi, S. Padmapriya ,M. Kannan.(2008).  Horticulture as  Therapy. Sri Sakthi Promotional  Litho Press.  ISBN . 978819055-3.

Books (without ISBN)

  1. S.Sarawathy, S.Srividhya, N.Chezhiyan. 2004. An Introduction to Medicinal and Aromatic Plants. Horticulture College &Research Institute, TNAU
  2. S.Srividhya, V.Ponnuswamy, B. Senthamizh Selvi.2009. Paprika –A natural Colourant. Sri Sakthi   Promotional Litho Press,Cbe-3
  3. S.Srividhya.,N.Vadivel, A.Punitha, K.Kalpana and M.N.Budhar.2014. சந்தை சார்ந்த துல்லிய பண்ணையத்திட்டம.் Kannan Press,Kaveripattinam-2
Book Chapters (without ISBN)
  1. TT.L.Preethi, P.Arularasu, C.Vidya, S.Srividhya and S.Anbu.2006. தோட்டக்கலை பயிர்களின் மண்வள மேம்பாட்டில் மூடுபயிர்களின் பங்கு. தோட்டக்கலை பயிர்களுக்கான உழவியல் தொழில்நுட்பங்கள் 46-49
  2. P.Arularasu, S.Srividhya, T.L.Preethi, C.Vidya and S.Anbu.2006. தோட்டக்கலை பயிர்களில் நிலப்போர்வையின் பங்கு. தோட்டக்கலை பயிர்களுக்கான உழவியல் தொழில்நுட்பங்கள். 50-52.

Research Articles with NAAS rating (International)

  1. S.Srividhya and V.Ponnuswami .2012. Correlation analysis in hybrid population of  paprika (Capsicum annuum var longum).Crop Research. 44(1&2):129-134.
Research Articles with NAAS rating (National)
  1. S. Srividhya and V.Ponnuswami.2010. G × E interaction and stability of yield in paprika genotypes (Capsicum annuum var  longum) in Tamil Nadu. Electronic  Journal of Plant Breeding. 1(3):297-301
  2. S. Srividhya and V. Ponnuswami .2011.Ammi analysis for fruit yield stability of paprika (Capsicum  annuum var longum L.)”.Agriculture Science Digest. 31(2):86-92.
  3. S. Srividhya and V.Ponnuswami.2012.Screening of paprika (Capsicum annuum var longum) genotypes against Colletotrichum capsici and analysis of biochemical and enzymatic activities in inducing resistance. Accepted by Journal of Horticultural Sciences.
  4. S.Srividhya and V.Ponnuswami.2013.Heterosis for fruit yield and its components over environments in Paprika (Capsicum annuum var longum). Indian Journal of Agricultural Research.Vol 47. No.1.(35-43)

Seminar papers (National)

  1. K.Saraswathi,S.Srividhya, R.Richard Kennedy.M.Selvarajan and S.Anbu.2006. "திராட்ச்சையில் சொட்டுநீர் பாசனம் மூலம் உர மேலாண்மை." தோட்டக்கலை பயிர்களில் சிக்கன நெறிமுறைகள் கருத்தரங்கு. Horticultural College & Research Institute, Periyakulam,TNAU
  2. R.Pandiyan, G.Rajaraman, S.Srividhya and L.Pugalendhi.2012. An ancient medicinal plant Cassia angustifolia. National Conference on phytomedicine.Dept. of Botany, Bharathiyar University, Coimbatore
  3. N.Balamohan, G.Karunakaran and S.Srividhya.2009.Good agricultural practices in Mango. National seminar on production, post harvest technology and marketing of Mango.S –II-II:63-68

Poster presentations

  1. G. Balakrishnamurthy , J.E. Adline vinila, M. Kavitha, S.Srividhya.2006.Effect of spacing and fertilizer on growth and yield of curry leaf. National seminar on Emerging trends in production, quality, processing and export of spices:30.
  2. G. Balakrishnamurthy, S. Srividhya and N.Chezhiyan.2006.Studies on the optimization of spacing and manuring practices for high yield in paprika. National seminar on Emerging trends in production, quality, processing and export of spices: 30.
  3. Srividhya,S. A.Punitha ,A.K.Mani and M.N.Budhar.2014. Effect of integrated nutrient management on the growth and yield of turmeric var.BSR 2 in the red soils of Krishnagiri District, Tamil Nadu. 6th Indian Horticulture Congress.6-11 Nov.2014.
  4. A.Punitha,S. Srividhya, A.K.Mani and M.N.Budhar.2014. Studies on integrated nutrient management  in in African Marigold (Tagetes erecta L.) Yellow Lady hybrid. 6th Indian Horticulture Congress. 6-11 Nov.2014

Popular Articles

  1. S.Srividhya and A.K.Mani.2011.” மாம்பழங்களை இயற்கை முறையில் பழுக்க வைக்கும் முறை.” Uzhavar Oosai. 8 (3).18-20.
  2. S.Srividhya and A.K.Mani.2011.”அறுவடைக்குப்பின் மாந்தோப்பு மேலாண்மை.” Kalathumedu. Vol 1(5) :25-26
  3. S.Srividhya ,K.Poornima and A.K.Mani.2011."காய்கறி பயிர்களை தாக்கும் நூற்புழுக்கள்." Naam Uzhavar.(8-11):36
  4. S.Srividhya and A.K.Mani.2011. "மஞ்சள் சாகுபடி தொழில்நுட்பங்கள்." Kalathumedu. Kalam1. Kathir 7.(39-41).
  5. S.Srividhya and A.K.Mani.2011. “செடி முருங்கை சாகுபடி தொழில்நுட்பங்கள்.” .Uzhavar Oosai. Vol 10.(3)
  6. S.Srividhya and A.K.Mani.2011. " மா மகசூலை இரட்டிப்பாக்கும் நுண்ணூட்டங்கள்”. NilaValam. Nilam: 44,Valam:9 (9-11)
  7. S.Srividhya and A.K.Mani.2011. "வளமாக வாழவைக்கும் வாழை” . Kalathumedu. Thoguthi 1 Ethal 9 (49-53).
  8. S.Srividhya and A.K.Mani.2011. "பப்பாளி சாகுபடி கண்ணோட்டம்”.Kalathumedu.Kalam-1,Kathir-10 (36-41)
  9. G.Rajaraman,S.Srividhya and L.Pugalendhi.2012.”பூசணி சாகுபடியில் தன்னிறைவு காண வழிமுறைகள்” Uzhavar Oosai.vol 9 issue 3.28-30
  10. K.Kalpana.,Punitha,A. Srividhya, S. and M.N.Budhar 2013.“தக்காளியில் ஒருங்கிணைந்த நோய் மேலாண்மை”. Kalathumedu. Kalam(3) Kathir(7) :4-6
  11. S.Srividhya,K.Kalpana and M.N.Budhar 2013. “நில சம்பங்கி சாகுபடி தொழில்நுட்பங்கள்” Kalathumedu. Kalam(3) Kathir(6) : 36-41


  1. Srividhya. S., A. Sudha and N. Sriram. 2015. Kaikari ragangal matrum thothilnutpangal (Tamil), KVK, Sandhiyur,Salem.
  2. Srividhya. S., and N. Sriram. 2015. Maa Nunootakalavai (Tamil), KVK, Sandhiyur,Salem.
  3. Srividhya. S., and N. Sriram. 2015. Manjal Ragangal matrum naunootasathu kuripugal (Tamil), KVK, Sandhiyur,Salem
  4. Srividhya. S., and N. Sriram. 2015. Maa saagupadi  thothilnutpam (Tamil), KVK, Sandhiyur,Salem
  5. Srividhya. S., and N. Sriram.2015. MDU 1Clusterbean (tamil), KVK, Sandhiyur,Salem

Radio Talks

  1. Radio talk on “Sedi murungai saagupadi kuripugal”-Tamil .All India Radio, Chennai broadcasted on 19.07.2011
  2. TV talk on Mango grafts production .DD-Pon Vilayum Bhoomi Podhigai telecasted on 16.04.2013
  3. Radio talk on Tuberose cultivation and its problems-Tamil All India Radio, Chennai broadcasted on 30.07.2013
  4. Post management practices in mango orchards after the harvest season. All India Radio, Chennai broadcasted on 22.9.2014
  5. Integrated Nutrient Management in Turmeric. All India Radio, Chennai broadcasted on 22.9.2014
  6. TV talk on Roof garden  training DD Podhigai telecasted on 30.06.2015
Award / Recognition
  • TNAU Agri Merit Scholarship-B.Sc (Agri) - 1996-2000 ; AC&RI, Madurai TNAU
  • TNAU Agri Merit Scholarship- M.Sc (Horti) - 2000-2002 ; HC&RI, Coimbatore TNAU
  • Dr.K.T.M.Rathinasamy of Pattiveeranpatti Award for Best thesis in Spices and Plantation Crops - 2002 ; HC&RI, Coimbatore TNAU
  • TNAU Research Assistanship –Ph.D Programme - 2005-2008 ; HC&RI, Coimbatore TNAU
Special Duty_ In Charge
  • NHM-TANHODA–Indo Israel project on ‘’Center of excellence for  cut flowers at Thali”
  • NADP Project on “Market led precision farming system of Agriculture and Horticulture Crops
  • National Horticulture Mission –District Mission Committee, purchase  and technical committee member for Krishnagiri District
  • National Horticulture Board certificate  of “accreditation and star rating of Horticulture Nursery” for National Horticulture Mission – Model Nursery for Regional Research Station, Paiyur
  • Task force scientists for Kelamangalam block
  • Scientists in charge for Omalur block, Salem
Experience in KVK
  • Involved in OFT, FLD and training activities which are the KVK mandates.
  • Involved in the propagation and maintenance of clonal orchard and horticulture crops
  • Involved in the mango scion collection of forty varieties for softwood grafting
  • Demo plot maintenance for roof garden and medicinal garden in KVK
  • Participated in the 10 days training “Short course on Strengthening of Gender Perspective in Agricultural Research and Extension” at ICAR-Central Institute for Women in Agriculture, Odisha ,Bhubaneshwar