AICRP on Home Science
Name of Centre: University of Agricultural Sciences (UAS), Bangalore, Karnataka
Name of Component: Food & Nutrition
Dr. Geetha M. Yankanchi
Junior Scientist (Food and Nutrition)
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Experience: 15  Years
Educational Qualification
Ph.DSocial Science2013Kannada University, Hampi, Karnataka
M.ScFood and Nutrition1997University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad, Karnataka
Research Areas
Community Nutrition Clinical Nutrition
Previous Experience
Department of Women and Child WelfareSupervisor02-02-200408-03-2007
           Total Number of Research Articles:11
Significant Research Articles
  1. Yankanchi G.M., and Channesh T.S., . 2017. Food habits and nutritional status in forest- based tribes: A case of soligas of Chamarajanagar district in Karnataka. International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Research03(11): 40-43
  2. Aruna G. R., Yankanchi G.M, Manjunath Gowda. 2017. Chemical composition and pharmacological functions and principles of mulberry: A review. International Journal of Applied Research,34(04): 251-254
  3. Yankanchi G.M., Manjula, N., Roopa B. P.. 2016. Experimental Study to Assess Different Educational Methods To Overcome Anaemia Among Adolescent Girls In Chikkaballapura District, Karnataka, India. International Journal of Applied and Pure Science and Agriculture02(07): 61-65
  4. Yankanchi G.M. and Manjula, N. . 2016. Entrepreneurship development among farm women through finger millet processing and value addition: A case study in Karnataka. International Journal of Home Science02(03): 07-11
  5. Manjula.N, Yankanchi G.M. and Manjunath Gowda. 2016. Impact of farmers training programmes conducted by KVK, chikkaballapura district, Karnataka. International Journal of Applied and Pure Science and Agriculture02(12): 46-48
  6. Sheela K., Nath K.G., Vijayalakshmi D, Yankanchi G.M., Patil R.B.. 2004. Proximate composition if under utilized greenleafy vegetables in southern Karnatak. Asian Journal of Home Science03(02): 118-120
  7. Yankanchi G.M., Naik R., Gaonkar V.. 2002. Nutritional status of rural preschool children by anthropometry. Indian Journal of Nutrition and Dietetics39(01): 404-409
  8. Yankanchi G.M., Naik R.,. 2000. Evaluation of vitamin A prophylaxis programme in Dharwad taluk. Karnataka Journal of Agricultural Sciences13(02): 412-415