Posted in Agronomy

Taxonomy and classification in agriculture | Agristudent.com

Taxonomy is the process of identifying and classifying living organisms. Taxonomists study organisms and identify them based on their characteristics. These characteristics might be visible…

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Posted in Plant Pathology

Fungi | Agristudent.com

What are fungi? Fungi are the organisms which have the following characters as listed below: Eukaryotic Achlorophyllous organisms That may reproduce sexually and asexually Have…

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Posted in Plant Pathology

Plant diseases | Agristudent.com

Disease is the abnormal condition in the plant produced by pathogen. The plant is deemed to have a disease if it fulfills the following conditions-…

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Posted in Agri knowledge at a glance Plant Pathology

Scientists of Plant Pathology | Agristudent.com

Scientists of plant pathology have played a very important role in developing the field of plant pathology Plant pathology is also called as phyto-pathology. Plant…

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Seed Classes | Agristudent.com

Nuclear seed: Genetic purity is 100 percent. Physical purity is 100 percent. Produced by original breeder / institute / state Agricultural university. Produced from basic…

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Posted in Entomology

Classification and general characteristics of Insects | Agristudent.com

Classification of Insects Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthopoda Subphylum Hexapoda Subphylum: Hexapoda Class: Insecta     Insects  constitute 75% of all living animals. Insects are the…

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Posted in Agri knowledge at a glance Entomology

Entomology – Important terms | Agristudent.com

Entomology is the branch of zoology which deals with study of Insects. The term Entomology has been coined from Greek word – entomon meaning ‘to…

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Posted in Horticulture

Coumarin | Agristudent.com

Coumarin is a chemical compound found in GerberaGerbera plant which if consumed by an animal inhibits the vitamin K synthesis and thus acts as anti…

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Posted in Floriculture Horticulture

Cut Flower | Agristudent.com

Cut Flower is a flower or bud that is cut from its bearing plant. Cut flowers are mainly used for decorative purposes. Cut flowers are…

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Disbudding | Agristudent.com

Disbudding Disbudding refers to the optional process of gradually removing the flower buds that grow on the plant’s stem in order to enhance the lifespan…

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