Fundamentals of Agriculture

edited by: Sapna, Vijay Kumar, Vijay Kumar Vimal, Aastha Dubey & Prasun Kumar Singh
ISBN: 9789361345906 | Binding: Hardback | Pages: 300 | Language: English | Copyright: 2025
Length: 152 mm | Breadth: 26.06 mm | Height: 229 mm | Imprint: CONTENT VIBES | Weight: 550 GMS
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This book will be available from 10-Sep-2024

The objective of this text is to function as an introductory resource for students, educators, and practitioners in the field of agriculture. It delves into a diverse range of subjects, encompassing soil science, crop cultivation, animal husbandry, agricultural economics, and sustainable practices.

Through a systematic and comprehensive approach, the book aims to furnish readers with the information needed to comprehend and actively partake in agricultural endeavors.

Sapna: hails from Rewari, a district in Haryana. She is currently employed as a Senior Research Fellow (DUS) in the Crop Improvement Division at ICAR- IIWBR, Karnal. She graduated (B.Sc. biotechnology) from MDU Rohtak, Haryana. She earned M.Sc. and Ph.D in plant physiology from HAU in Hisar, Haryana. She qualified ICAR (ASRB)-NET in Plant Physiology, CISR Net in Life sciences & Gate in Botany and Biotechnology. In addition to 12 articles, she has authored 14 research and review papers, 5 book chapters, and 15 abstracts. She has attended numerous conferences, seminars, and congresses both nationally and internationally. She has been awarded Acedemicexcellance award, best Article Award, Innovative Article Award & Young Scientist Award in 6th International Conference on Histolic Innovations and Technological Advance for Sustainable Agriculture.

Vijay Kumar: was born and brought up in Muzaffarnagar district, located in the state of Uttar Pradesh. He is currently stationed in ICAR- Sugarcane Breeding Institute, Regional Centre, Karnal, serving as a Technical Officer in the Plant Breeding Division. He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture from SVBP University of Agriculture & Technology, Modipuram, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. He also accomplished a Master of Science degree in Genetics & Plant Breeding at SHUATS, Naini, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh. He has authored 2 articles, 6 research papers, and 3 abstracts. He has participated in numerous national and international seminars, congresses, and conferences. He received the Young Scientist Award at the 6th International Conference on Histolic Innovations and Technological Advance for Sustainable Agriculture.

Vijay Kumar Vimal: has completed his  B.Sc.(Agriculture) from P. G. College Ghazipur (U.P.). Dr.Vimal has completed M.Sc.(Ag) and Ph.D. (Vegetable Science) Vegetable Science from ANDUAT KumarganjAyodhya (U.P.). He has qualified ASRB NET in Vegetable Science. He Published 5 Book, 5 Manual, 10 Research papers, 25 Popular articles, 10 Abstracts  and participated  25 Seminar/Symposia/Conference. Currently he is working as Scientist (Horticulture) at KrishiVigyan Kendra Kotwa, Azamagrh-I which is governed by Acharya Narendra Deva University of Agriculture and Technology, Kumarganj, Ayodhya, (U.P.) India.

Aastha Dubey: a passionate scholar, completed her graduation in Agriculture from Sharda University, Greater Noida, U.P.  where she was honored as a Gold Medalist. Continuing her academic journey, she pursued her Masters in Fruit Science (Horticulture) from SardarVallabhbhai Patel University of Agriculture and Technology, Meerut, U.P. Her dedication in research is evident through her contributions to numerous book chapters, review articles and research papers as well as securing a patent. She has actively participated in various national and international conferences. She has participated and won second prize (zonal level) at a Student research convention hosted by AIU (Association of Indian Universities). She is currently pursuing Ph.D. (Horticulture) Fruit Science from Galgotias University, Greater Noida, U.P.

Prasun Kumar Singh has completed his B.Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture and M.Sc. (Agriculture) Agronomy from Sharda University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh. Currently, he is pursuing Ph.D. in Agronomy from Galgotias University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh. He has contributed in various Articles, Abstracts and book chapters. He has actively participated in various national and international conferences and won second prize (zonal level) at a Student Research Convention hosted by Association of Indian Universities.

 
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