Decision Support System for

Soil Health Assessment

Division of Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry

Indian Agricultural Research Institute

New Delhi






  Hill Soil

      Parameter Ratings

      Soil Health Index Calculator

      About us



About us

The soil health card and the decision support system for online assessment of soil health was developed under the project entitled, “Development of Soil Quality Index under Different Land Use Systems in Chandrabhaga Watershed of Tehri Garhwal” funded by NRDMS, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. The following researchers are involved in the above project.



Dr. T. J. Purakayastha, PI of the project, Principal Scientist

Ms. Anjali, SRF

Dr. Savita Kumari, SRF

Dr. Kalpana H. Kamble, Chief Technical Officer



The PI is grateful to the Director, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi & Head, Division of Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry, IARI, New Delhi for providing necessary facilities for carrying out the project work. Special thanks to Dr P.S. Acharya, Scientist F & Project Coordinator, NRDMS, DST for his constant support and help in releasing necessary fund to carry out the work.



Dr. Tapan Jyoti Purakayastha

Principal Scientist

Division of Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry

IARI, New Delhi 110012


Tel. No. 25841494, Ext. 4320

Mob. No. 9868091129, 8505957906