News - January 2,2018
Department of Soil Science & Agril. Chemistry.
Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil College of Agriculture.Read More
It is equipped with modern laboratory and instruments to conduct practical’s as prescribed as per ICAR Curriculum. The main aim of this Department is to carry out research on the fundamental and applied aspects of the physical, chemical and biological properties of soil; fertilizers and manures and their interaction with soil and plant; improvement and maintenance of soil fertility for sustained optimum agricultural production; utilization of organic residues (wastes) as a manure and production of biogas as fuel; soil test crop response correlation studies; advice to the farmers on soil test-based fertilizer recommendations.
1. The study of soil, as growing media for plants.
2. Management of soil for better crop production.
3. Analysis of soil, water, plant and fertilizer with recommendation for judicious use for highest crop productivity.
|Sr. No||Equipments/ Materials||Quantity|
|1||Post hole Auger||02|
|2||Dr. Leather soil Auger||02|
|3||American soil sampler||02|
|4||Screw soil Auger||02|
|5||Digital pH meter||03|
|6||Digital EC meter||03|
|7||Soil thermometer set||01 Set|
|10||Hot air oven||01|
|13||Jindal distillation unit||01|
|14||Electronic weighing balance||01|
|17||Atomic absorption spectrophotometer||01|
|22||Pressure plate apparatus||01|
|31||Amino acid analyzer||01|