Mr. Shoaib Ur Rehman was born on June 12, 1972 in Chakera (Faisalabad), Pakistan. He completed his bachelor and masters (Hons) studies in Horticulture (1991-98) at the Institute of Horticultural Sciences, University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan. He accomplished his doctoral studies (2010-14) at Organic Plant Production and Agroecosystems Research in the Tropics and Subtropics (OPATS) research group of the Faculty of Organic Agricultural Sciences Witzenhausen, University of Kassel, Germany. Currently he is working at Institute of Horticultural Sciences, University of Agriculture Faisalabad. The author has published several articles in national and international peer reviewed journals and also published 4 books. His primary research interests encompass identifying different production technologies to mitigate ongoing climate changes in various agro-eco systems for a sustainable crop production specifically through tunnel farming system, nutrient use management in rhizosphere and resource use efficiency in urban and peri-urban agriculture (UPA) systems.