The author, Suman Kumari Joshi was born on 17th August 1985 at Sundargarh in Odisha. She obtained 1st class in matriculation in the year 2001 from Town High School, Sundargarh and 1st class in the intermediate in 2003 from Government Junior College, Sundargarh. She then got admitted into the B.V.Sc. and A. H. degree programme in 2006 and completed in 2011 from the College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology, Bhubaneswar, Odisha with first class Honors by availing University Merit Scholarship. Subsequently, she completed his M.V.Sc. in Livestock Production and Management from the same University availing university scholarship and awarded Gold Medal. She then joined in Ph.D. in the Division of Livestock Production and Management (LPM) in ICAR-NDRI, Karnal, Haryana in 2013 by availing DST Inspire Fellowship (LPM – 2013) from the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi and completed in 2016. She qualified ICAR –NET in LPM (2013) and ICAR-SRF (LPM - 2014).Since 2016, she has been working in the post of Scientist (Animal Science), KVK, OUAT, Bhubaneswar. She has published 05 books, 01 book chapter, 50 research papers and 50 popular articles.
Dr. Suman Kumari Joshi Research Interests are Livestock Production and Management, Avian Production and Management, Animal Nutrition, Avian Nutrition