ACADEMICS :: Faculties : College of Agriculture : Department : Horticulture : Research Activities

Research:

Thesis research is being carried out by M.sc. (Ag) Horticulture & Ph. D. Horticulture on different aspects of Horticultural crops.

Research activities by the department other than external funded projects:

S.No
Name of Project Scientist
1

Research Projects on Fruits :
  • Standardization of propagation techniques in Mango.
  • Studies of time and intensity of shoot pruning on mango malformation.
  • Effect of fruit pedicel on storage behavior of mango .

 

Dr. Satya Prakesh

2

Research Projects on Vegetables & Spices :

  • Collection, maintenance and evaluation of germplasm of seed spices.
  • Varietal trial on Coriander, Louage (Ajwain), Fenugreek, Kalaunji (Nigella), Soya (Dill Seed) & Fennel.
  • Effect of growth regulators on growth and yield of Garlic (Allium sativum).cv G-1.
  • Collection, maintenance and evaluation of germplasm of Garlic.
  • Collection and evaluation of Parwal germplasm (Trichosanthes dioica).

 

  • Effect of foliar feeding of Molybdenum and Boron on growth and yield of Broccoli.

Dr. Bijendra Singh

Dr. Bijendra Singh

Dr. K. V. Singh

Dr. K. V. Singh

Dr. Sunil Malik

Dr. M. K. Singh

Dr. K. V. Singh

Dr. M. K. Singh

Dr. I.P. Singh

3

Research Projects on Floricultural Crops :
  • Studies of integrated nutrient management on flower production of A frican marigold.
  • Collection and evaluation germplasm of marigold according to season.
  • Response of planting time on flower production of French marigold.
  • Collection and evaluation of ger mplasm of marigold according to season.
  • Isolation of Active Ingredient in African & French Marigold.
  • Collection and evaluation Dahlia of germplasm.
  • Evaluation of gladiolus germplasm for Western Uttar Pradesh .

Dr. Sunil Malik

Dr. Mukesh Kumar

Dr. Sunil Malik

Dr. R. Kumar

Dr. M. Kumar

Dr. Sunil Malik

Dr. Mukesh Kumar

Dr. Mukesh Kumar

Dr. Sunil Malik

4

Highlights of departmental activities other than teaching & research:
  • Faculty members are act as resource personals in State Horticulture Mission.
  • Provides technical knowledge and literature on various horticulture crops to farmers, rural youths, etc.
  • Organizes horticulture exhibitions / shows at different accusation.
  • Display various departmental research activities in Kishan melas, gosthies, etc.
  • Landscaping and Garden Section Work of University.
  • Dr. Mukesh Kumar, Assistant Professor, Horticulture act as Secretary Faculty, Agriculture.

5. Externally funded projects:

Projects Funding Agency
Name of P.I./Co P.I.
Centrally Sponsored Scheme-National Horticulture Mission. Development of Species, Medicinal & Aromatic Plants.
Directorate of Arecanut & Spices Development, GOI, Ministry of Agriculture & co-operation, Calicut (Kerala)- INDIA
Dr. I.P. Singh
Establishment of Model Nursery for fast multiplication of elite clones and new varieties of Mango, guava and Litchi
Utter Pradesh Council of Agriculture Research – Under National Horticulture Mission
Dr. Satya Prakesh
Establishment of Hi-Tech Centre of Floriculture Research & Training

 

Government of Uttar Pradesh

Dr. Sunil Malik

Dr. I. P. Singh

Dr. Mukesh Kumar

Establishment of Pant Health Clinic for Floricultural Crops at Hi-Tech Centre of Floriculture Research & Training
SHM-NHM

Dr. Sunil Malik

Dr. Gaje Singh

Dr. Mukesh Kumar

Dr. Laxman Prasad

Dr. UP Shahi

Dr. Vipin Kumar