Horticulture

Department : Horticulture
Faculty : Dr. K. M. Patel, Associate Professor & HOD
Mr. Bhaskar A. Jethava, Assistant Professor
 
Objectives :  To teach horticultural subjects to the students and to increase interest of
 
students in horticultural crops
 To perform research on horticultural crops for farmers welfare
 To conduct and participate in extension activities assigned by university
 
Courses taught :
 
B.Sc (Hons.) Agriculture
As per 5 th Deans’ committee
Course Credit Title
Hort.1.1 1+1 Fundamentals of Horticulture
Hort.2.2 1+1 Production technology for fruits and plantation crops
Hort.3.3 1+1 Production technology for vegetables and spices
Hort.4.4 1+1 Production Technology for Ornamental Crops, MAPs and
 
Landscaping
Hort.5.5 2+1 Landscaping
Hort.6.6 1+1 Post-harvest Management and Value Addition of Fruits and Vegetables
 
Student READY programme (7 th semester)
ELP.8.7 0+20 Commercial horticulture
Polytechnic in Agriculture
Course-2018
Hort.1.1 1+1 Fundamentals of Horticulture
Hort.2.2 1+1 Production technology for fruits and plantation crops
Hort.3.3 2+1 Production technology for vegetables and spices
Hort.4.4 1+1 Production Technology for flower crops and Landscaping
Hort.6.5 0+2 Preservation and Value Addition in Horticultural Crops
Hort.6.6 0+2 Green House Technology
 
Activities :  To teach subjects of horticulture
 To maintain the small scale nursery in which grafts of Jamun, Custard
apple and Sapota are prepared for selling purpose
 To maintain the orchard of Sapota, Ber, Papaya
 To maintain two poly houses by cultivating remunerative crops for
training to students as well as farmers
 To beautify the college campus
 To guide farmers by visiting farmers’ field and by taking adaptive trails
 To perform extension activities by conducting farmers’ training and
delivering lectures in Krushi mahotsav and farmers’ training and also by
participating in Mera gaon mera gaurav project
 
 
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