Agricultural Botany

Agricultural Botany

Agricultural Botany

Agricultural Botany

Department of Agricultural Botany (Foreword of HOD)


photo

Dr. V. S. Nikam


Ph. D. (Agri. Biotech.)

Asst. Professor

The Department of Agricultural Botany has excellent well equipped modern facilities for efficient teaching various courses related to Genetics & Plant Breeding, Biotechnology, Crop Physiology and Seed Technology as required for B.Sc. (Agri.) degree. Department is engaged in imparting theoretical as well as practical knowledge to the students. During four years of B.Sc. (Agri.) tenure courses environmental science, Principles of genetics, Principles of plant breeding, crop physiology, breeding of field & horticultural crops, Principles of biotechnology, Principles of seed technology are thought. Current Population of India is estimated to be more than 1.27 billion. India is most densely populated country in the world after china but it would be at top position within 2040 years. It would be very difficult to feed such a huge population in future. In this context knowledge of agricultural botany will be useful to increase the production.

  • Objectives

    Department of Agricultural Botany

    Read More

Objectives


1. To provide plant breeder for seed based company.

2. To provide quality seed & planting material for farmer.

3. To enhance the quality and relevance of higher agricultural education.

Unique Future


  1. 1. Well equipped laboratory.
  2. 2. Tissue culture lab.
  3. 3. Seed germinator.
  4. 4. Seed processing.
  5. 5. Seed production plot.
  6. 6. Hands on training.
  7. 7. Medicinal & aromatic garden.
  8. 8. Breeding techniques.
  9. 9. Seed certification & standards.

Equipments


Sr. No Equipments/ Materials Quantity
1 BOD Incubator 01
2 Refrigerator 01
3 Magnetic Stirrer 01
4 Electronic Balance 02
5 Seed Germinator 01
6 Automatic seed/grain counter 01
7 Compound Microscope 01
8 Dissecting Microscope 05
9 PH Meter 01
10 Lux Meter 01
11 Top Pan Balance 02
12 Electrophoresis Unit 01
13 Centrifuge 01
14 Heating Mental 05
15 Water Bath 01
16 Tissues Culture Laboratory 01

Photo Gallery

January 2,2018

Department of Agricultural Botany.

Read More

News - January 2,2018

Department of Agricultural Botany.

Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil College of Agriculture.

Read More
January 10,2018

College of Agriculture.

Read More

News - January 10,2018

College of Agriculture.

Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil College of Agriculture.

Read More
January 15,2018

Department of Agricultural Botany.

Read More

News - January 15,2018

Department of Agricultural Botany.

Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil College of Agriculture.

Read More
January 20,2018

College of Agriculture.

Read More

News - January 20,2018

College of Agriculture.

Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil College of Agriculture.

Read More