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केंद्रीय बागवानी संस्थान

Department of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare

कृषि एवं किसान कल्याण विभाग

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare

कृषि एवं किसान कल्याण मंत्रालय

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Dr. I Moasosang Longkumer
Asst. Horticulture Specialist

Date of Birth 1st September, 1981
Sex Male
Nationality Indian
Category ST
Religion Christianity
Corresponding Address Dr. Moasosang Longkumer. (AHS)
Central Institute of Horticulture,
Medziphema, Pin-797106.
Dimapur, Nagaland
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Course University/Board Passing Year Subject(s)
High School (10th) Mezhur Higher Secondary School, Kohima 1999 Maths, Sci, Soc Sci, Eng, Alt. Eng.
PU Kohima Science College, Jotsoma 2001 Bio, Chem, Physics, English,
B.Sc. (Ag.) SASRD, Medziphema 2006 Agriculture
M. Sc. (Hort.) B.C.K.V., Mohanpur, Nadia (W.B.) 2008 Post Harvest Technology of Horticultural Crops
Ph.D. (Hort.) B.C.K.V., Mohanpur, Nadia (W.B.) 2013 Post Harvest Technology of Horticultural Crops
NET ICAR, New- Delhi 2010 Horticulture (Fruit Science)


  • Awarded Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship for ST/SC Student by UGC for Ph. D. (2008)
  • Qualified ICAR National Eligibility Test (NET) in Horticulture, Fruit Science. (2010).


  • Master Degree (M. Sc.): “Studies on some aspects of dehydration of okra (Abelmoschous esculentus)”.
  • Ph. D. Degree: “Characterization of mandarin orange in Nagaland through survey, selection and quality assessment of genotypes”.


Abstract in National/ International Symposium/ Conference

  1. Longkumer. I. M. and Kabir. J. (2014) Influence of pre-treatments on dehydration characteristics and quality of dehydrated okra. Indian Journal of Horticulture. 71 (4): 541-545.
  2. Longkumer. I. M. and Kabir. J. (2014) Genetic divergence of mandarin genotypes in Nagaland. Indian Journal of Genetics and Plant Breeding. 74 (1):115-118.
  3. Ranjan, R., Longkumer. I. M. and Kabir, J. (2014) Effect of pre- treatment and drying temperature on quality of cauliflower (Brassica oleracea var. botrytis). Journal of Applied Horticulture. 16(1): 71-75.
  4. Mohammed Wasim Siddiqui, Moasosang Longkumer, M.S. Ahmad, Kalyan Barman, Pran Krishna Thakur and Jahangir Kabir. (2014). Postharvest Biology and Technology of Sapota- A Concise Review. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum. 36(12): 3115-3122.
  5. Moasosang Longkumer and Jahangir Kabir (2015). Correlation and oath analysis of physico-chemical characters of mandarin genotypes of Nagaland. Research Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. 2(2): 1-4.
  6. Longkumer. M., Yadav. S. K., Siddiqui. M. W., Banik. A. K., Kabir. J. and Dhua. R. S. (2011). Quality Characterization of Important Mango cultivars. Global Conference on Augmenting Production and Utilization of Mango: Biotic and Abiotic Stress. (SDSH-2009), Lucknow. pp-5.4.
  7. Longkumer. M., Kabir. J. (2011). Dehydration characteristics and product quality of okra (Abelmoschous esculentus (L) Moench.). International Symposium on System Intensification Towards Food and Security, Feb. 24- 27, 2011, Kalyani, Nadia, West Bengal, India, p-344.
  8. Saikhom. H. Singh., A. Kayina., M. Longkumer., L. Debbarma and G. S. Reddy. (2011). Effect of manures, biofertilizer and inorganic manure on growth and yield of senna (Cassia angustifolia Vahl.). International Symposium on Minor Fruits and Medicinal Plants for Health and Ecological Security (ISMF & MP). Faculty of Horticulture, Kalyani, W.B., India, pp-151.
  9. A. Thirunanagvel, Moasosang Longkumer, J.K.Patel. (2013). Protected Cultivation of high value horticultural crops for better farm income. ICAR Sponsored short course. Avenues for Farmers’ Empowerment and Agro-Based Entrepreneurship Development. Aug. 20-29, 2013. Pp.125-134.
  10. Moasosang Longkumer, R., Lily Rangnamei, J.K., Patel, Imliwapang, A., Thirunanagvel, B.C., Deka. (2014). Evaluation of gerbera hybrids under protected cultivation. In: National seminar on Emerging Challenges and Prospective Strategies for Hill Agriculture in 2050. Pp.105.
  11. Jitendra Kumar Patel, M. Longkumer., Imliwapang, A., Thirunanagvel, B.C., Deka. (2014). Studies on effect of different chemical treatments on vase life of cut tuberose (Polianthus tuberosa). In: National seminar on Emerging Challenges and Prospective Strategies for Hill Agriculture in 2050. Pp.220.


  1. Moaosang Longkumer (2013). An overview: Mandarin orange production technology. The Morung Express. Perspective. 2 August 2013. Pp.7
  2. Moaosang Longkumer (2014). A Post Harvest profile for mandarin orange. The Morung Express. Perspective. 4th April 2014. Pp.7