I belong to first batch of APRS, Kodigenahalli(1972-78). and joined fifth class in 1972 and completed 10th Class in 1978. I hail from village in Pulivendula Taluq of YSR district(Then Cuddapah). Later I have Joined APRJC( BiPC-1978-80), Nagarjunasagar. Then I have joined BSc(Agri), SV Agricultural College Tirupathi(1980-84). Afterwards I pursued MSc(Agronomy) and PhD(Agronomy) from Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi(1984-91). Then I have joined ARS (Agricultural Research Service) under Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi in 1991 and opted for VRS in 2013. Now I am in Mozambique( Southern African Country) doing commercial Agriculture.