News - January 2,2018
Department of Horticulture.
Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil College of Agriculture.Read More
Ph. D. (Horticulture)
The department has well qualified teaching and non-teaching staff, well equipped labs and well established different horticultural plants varieties with in campus premises to provide practical training in different aspects to Horticulture students. The Horticulture farm is having fruit orchards with well known variety and the Hi-Tech Horticulture structures viz. Greenhouse and Shade-net house for protected cultivation of horticulture crops. The commercial cultivation of vegetables under open climate is also carried out by Experiential Learning student’s .Till date, the section is a premier division of college for hands on training of VIII Semester of Greenhouse technology. After acquiring hands on training, the students have great scope in Greenhouse industry as an entrepreneur. The Horticulture section also equipped with Post Harvest Management and Value Addition of fruits and vegetables Laboratory.
1. To provide undergraduate education in horticulture subject aiding to bachelor degree.
2. To strengthen practical knowledge with skilled works for undergraduate students.
3. To emphasizing horticultural sciences, gives an appreciation of horticulture’s role in generating economic growth and development and improving society.
4. To prepare domestic students for careers as professional horticultural in research, teaching, extension, agricultural businesses, industries related to agriculture.
|Sr. No||Equipments/ materials||Quantity|
|18||Three dine garden hoe||3|
|25||Budding knife | Combine available||30|
|34||Air compressor sprayer||1|
|37||Spare part of irrigation system||1 Set|
|38||Models of different structures of GH-1, GH-2 and GH-3||1 Each|
|39||Salonide coil and valve||2|
|42||Mixer cum grinder||1|
|43||Pressure cooker 12 L||1|
|44||Double skimming machine small||1|
|45||LPG gas connection with burner||1|
|46||Utensils and other tools||1|
|47||Crown corking machin||1|
|48||Weighing balance (0.01 to 10 gm)||1|
|51||Double distillation unit||1|
|53||Tractor implements(Cultivator, Ridger, Plough, Sprayer)||1 Each|
|58||Drip irrigation unit||1|