• Mrs. Udita Chaudhary

    Mrs. Udita Chaudhary

    Division of Dairy Economics, Statistics and Management , ICAR-NDRI, Karnal

    • Current Research Area
      Sustainability in Dairy


    • Bachelors in Computer Applications
    • M.Sc. (IT)
    • Pursuing Ph.D. (Agricultural Economics)

    Research Areas of Interest:

    • Income assessment, doubling farmers’ income, Dairy farmer collectives

    Research work done so far and on-going:

    • Impact of Policy Reforms on Livelihoods in Dairy Value Chains with Special Reference to Smallholder Producers
    • Value Chain Analysis of Milk and Milk Products in Organized Sector in Haryana
    • Level and Trends in Sources of Income of Rural Farm Households in Haryana
    • The relevance of Dairy as a Source of Income for Farmers in Haryana and Gujarat
    • Evaluation and Impact of Dairy Farmer Collectives in Gujarat: A Study in Saurashtra and Kutchh Regions


    Taught courses such Operations Research, Mathematics for Agricultural Economics, and Statistical Methods for Social Sciences; currently involved in the courses of Economic Analysis, Microeconomic Theory and Applications, Macroeconomics and Policy, and Financial Management and Cost accounting


    • Chaudhary, U., Singh, Kh. Rishikanta and Datta, K.K. (2010). Successful dairy value chain: The organized sector approach. Agriculture Economics Research Review (Conf. spl.) 23; pp. 561.
    • Chaudhary, U. (2010), “Databases and their Applications for Entrepreneurial Decision Making” Compendium of Lectures, Winter School on Dairy Entrepreneurship Development for Economic and Social Change, Nov 10-30, 2010 at NDRI, Karnal.
    • Singh, Kh. Rishikanta, Chauhan, A.K., Jain, D.K., Datta, K.K. and Chaudhary, U. (2011). Impact of dairy co-operatives on income generation in Meghalaya: A comparative study. Souvenir 65th Annual Conference Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics, Dec 3-5, 2011; pp. 281.
    • Chaudhary, U., Singh, Kh. Rishikanta, Ghosh, M. and Datta, K.K. (2012). Incentives by dairy agencies to smallholder milk producers: A micro study in 24 Parganas (N) district of West Bengal. Agriculture Economics Research Review (Conf. spl.) 25; pp. 570. Presented at 20th Annual Conference of Agricultural Economics Research Association 9-11 October, 2012 at IARI, New Delhi.
    • Chaudhary, U., Kumar, S. and Prusty, A.K. (2013). World food security: The way ahead. Research Journal of Animal Husbandry & Dairy Science; 4(1): pp. 36-41.
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    • Naresh, R.K., Purushottam, Kumar, S., Malik, M., Kumar, S. and Chaudhary, U. (2018). Effects of tillage; Residue and nutrient management on top soil carbon stocks and soil labile organic carbon fractions in the Indo-gangetic plains of north west India: A review. Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry. 7(3) pp. 1818-1842.
    • Naresh, R.K., Vivek, Kumar, Mukesh, Kumar, Sunil, Chaudhary, Udita, Kumar, Yogesh, Mahajan, N.C., Malik, Minaxi, Singh, Satyaveer, Rathi, R.C., and Tomar, S.S (2018), Zero budget natural farming viable for small farmers to empower food and nutritional security and improve soil health: A review. Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry. 7(2) pp. 1104-1118.
    • Kumar, Sunil, Panwar, A.S., Naresh, R.K., Singh, Prem, Mahajan, N.C., Chaudhary, Udita, Kumar, Sudhir, Malik, Minaxi, Meena, A.L., Ghashal, P.C., Meena, L.K. and Chowdhary, Jairam (2018), Improving Rice-wheat cropping system through precision nitrogen management: A review. Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry. 7(2) pp. 1119-1128.
    • Chaudhary, U. (2018). Are Small Farmers Prosperous in Haryana? 26th Annual Conference of Agricultural Economics Research Association organised in ICAR-NDRI, Karnal, November 15-17.
    • Sendhil, R., Arti, T., Lal, P, Gururaj, B.M., Jamaludheen, A., Chaudhary, U., and Rathore, R. (2019). Price Dynamics and Extent of Integration in Indian Wholesale and Retail Wheat Markets. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology. 21(3): 517-530.
    • Kumar, S., Chaudhary, U., Panwar, A.S., Kaur, K. And Ravisarkar, N. (2019). Use of ICTs in Agricultural Entrepreneurship. In: Kashyap, P. Et al. Agri-entrepreneurship Challenges and Opportunities. pp. 55-68. Today & Tomorrow’s Printers and Publishers, New Delhi. ISBN 81-7019.
    • Chaudhary, U. (2019). The rising wave in dairy: New generation cooperatives. Lecture Compendium of Training Programme on Marketing Strategies for Promotion of Dairy Products organized by ICAR-NDRI from July 24-26: pp. 92-101.
    • Chaudhary, U. and Thorat, V. (2019). Relevance of Dairy as a Source of Income for Farmers in Haryana and Gujarat. IRMA Working Paper 296. ISSN 2454-7115.