News - January 2,2018
Department of Agricultural Botany.
Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil College of Agriculture.Read More
Ph. D. (Agri. Biotech.)
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.
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.
|Sr. No||Equipments/ Materials||Quantity|
|6||Automatic seed/grain counter||01|
|11||Top Pan Balance||02|
|16||Tissues Culture Laboratory||01|