AGRO-113

AGRO-113: INTRODUCTORY AGRICULTURE (ANCIENT HERITAGE, AGRICULTURE SCENARIO AND COMMUNITY/FARMERS RIGHTS)

Credits: 1(1+0)

THEORY:
1)Art, Science and business of crop production,
2)Basic elements of crop production;
3)Factors affecting crop production;
4)History of Agricultural Development;
5)Ancient India Agriculture in Civilization Era, Chronological Agricultural Technology development in India.
6)Indian Agriculture, balance sheet, liabilities;
7)Assets and Contrasting trends (DATA), Agricultural growth, contrasting food chains, Diversity in physiography, Soil groups, marine, livestock and water.
8)Farming Systems approach, value addition, requirements in new technology; National Biodiversity Act; Farmer’s Varieties Registration Act.