News - January 2,2018
Department of Plant Pathology.
Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil College of Agriculture.Read More
M. Sc.(Agri.), ARS-NET
Since, pre historic era plant diseases are known to be the main constrain in agriculture which causes not only the tremendous losses in economy of farmers but killed the billions of peoples due to starvation. Stream of agriculture science which studies the diseases and disorders in plants is recognized as Plant Pathology. Disease can be described as any abnormal functioning of the physiological or biological processes of plant body caused by disease causing infectious agent which gradually leads to death of plant. This infectious causal agent may be a fungus, bacterium, virus, or a parasitic flowering plant. The section has well furnished staff rooms, well equipped classroom, with computer, laptop, printers, internet facility, DLP/LCD projector, OHP, Digital cameras, inverters, Research Farms, etc., which are frequently used by the faculties and students. The section has laboratories for teaching purpose. Latest and state of the art laboratory equipments are available with section.
1. Teaching and extension work.
2. Frontline demonstration to farmer.
|Sr. No||Equipments/ materials||Quantity|
|2||Hot Air Oven||1|
|5||Disease collection box||50|
|17||Cover slips||5 box|
|19||Filter paper||2 packet|
|24||Pathological photo album||1|
|25||Refrigerator (with stabilizer )||1|
|27||Laminar air flow cabinet||1|
|29||Hot water bath (with thermometer)||1|
|33||Test tube stand||5|
|34||Cork boar set||1|
|36||Stainless steel pan||1|
|38||Top pan balance||1|
|43||Micrometer -Stage micrometer||1|
|Camera Lucida instrument||1|
|50 micron||1 kg|
|100 micron||1 kg|