Plant Pathology

Plant Pathology

Plant Pathology

Plant Pathology

Department of Plant Pathology (Foreword of HOD)


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Prof. S. B. Damal


M. Sc.(Agri.), ARS-NET

Asst. Professor

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.

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Objectives


1. Teaching and extension work.

2. Frontline demonstration to farmer.

Unique Future


  1. 1. Mushroom production.

  2. 2. Biological disease control.

  3. 3. Well equipped laboratory.

  4. 4. Biofertilizer unit.

  5. 5. Hands on training.

  6. 6. Extension work.

Equipments


Sr. No Equipments/ materials Quantity
1 Autoclave 1
2 Hot Air Oven 1
3 Compound microscope 10
4 Dissecting microscope 2
5 Disease collection box 50
6 Magnifying lenses 5
7 Measuring cylinders
05 ml 1
10 ml 1
100 ml 1
250ml 2
8 Watch glasses 10
9 Forceps 12
10 Beakers
250 ml 10
500 ml 10
11 Slides 10 packets
12 Petri plates 100
13 Test tubes 100
14 Scissors 9
15 Spatula 6
16 Inoculating needle 5
17 Cover slips 5 box
18 Spirit lamp 3
19 Filter paper 2 packet
20 Wash bottle 4
21 Hand sprayer 2
22 Spoon 12
23 Stools 20
24 Pathological photo album 1
25 Refrigerator (with stabilizer ) 1
26 B.O.D. incubator 1
27 Laminar air flow cabinet 1
28 Desiccators 2
29 Hot water bath (with thermometer) 1
30 Pipette
1 ml 5
10 ml 5
31 Pipette stand 1
32 Gas /stove 1/1
33 Test tube stand 5
34 Cork boar set 1
35 Conical flask
250 ml 20
500 ml 20
36 Stainless steel pan 1
37 Electronic balance 1
38 Top pan balance 1
39 pH meter 1
40 Colony counter 1
41 Slide box 1
42 Cavity slides 5
43 Micrometer -Stage micrometer 1
Ocular micrometer 1
Camera Lucida instrument 1
44 Polythene bags
50 micron 1 kg
100 micron 1 kg
45 Coir pith -

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