The IPNI International scientists including Dr. Rob Mikkelsen, Vice President, Dr. Scott Murrel, Director, Potassium Program and Co-Chairman, Global Maize Work Group, Dr. Steve Phillips, Director, North America and Co-Chairman, Precision Agriculture Work Group, and Dr. Sudarshan Dutta, Dy. Director, South Asia Program visited IPNI center at Birsa Agril University , Kanke , Ranchi on 30th August, 2017. The team along with the scientist under the leadership of Dr D N Singh , Director of Research, BAU visited research field and critically discussed about the experiment and extension activities going on under this project. Dr Rakesh Kumar PI of the Project ,Dr. B. K Agarwal , Chief Scientist , Dr Arvind Kumar , Dr S B Kumar , Dr P. Mahapatra were also present . Honorable Vice Chancellor, BAU Dr. P.Kaushal assure the team for all type of support at university level.