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Current Trends in Farming Systems Research
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Mehta, A K et al

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Weight :  500 gms
Binding :  Hard Bound
Height :  25 cm
Width :  15 cm
Imprint :  Scholars World
Year :  2017
 

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ISBN: 9789386071958
Status: LATEST(In Stock) 
Price: Rs 1295.00  

Farming system is the way of life for small and marginal farmers. Recently, the AICRP on Farming System Research at CCSHAU, Hisar, has developed various technologies on regional based cropping systems, integrated nutrient management, organic farming package, resource conservation technologies etc. Integrated farming system model developed under this project in one hectare area gives hope for realizing higher returns for farmers from a unit land. Family farming model of one hectare gives decent round the year income with more than 2 lacs as return over variable cost/annum. The on farm research in Sirsa district also intensified and regular scientist-farmer interaction, training and demonstrations were also organized. In the coming years, on farm research in farmer participatory IFS approach and capacity building of stake holders are to be given thrust. The book will be quiet helpful for policy makers, researchers, students and farming community to address the issues of farming system. The book has been written in a lucid language for easy understanding of the concept.

Dr. R.K. Nanwal is working as Chief Scientist in Department of Agronomy, CCSHAU, Hisar. He got ICAR team research award for the triennium 1994-96 & CCSHAU best teacher award in 2005-06. He has written 7 books, 12 manuals and more than 150 research papers in journals of repute.
Dr. A.K. Mehta is working as Principal Scientist in Farming System Project. He has a long experience in extension as well as in farming systems as OFR agronomist.
Dr. Manoj Kumar is working as Principal Soil Scientist in Department of Agronomy. He has more than 10 year experience in Integrated Farming Systems.
Dr. V.S. Hooda is working as Assistant Agronomist under AICRP on IFS. His major contribution is in the field of weed control, farming systems and teaching.
Dr. Naval Kishor Kamboj is working as Senior Research Fellow under AICRP on IFS in Department of Agronomy. He did his master's degree from YSPUHF, Solan (H.P.) and Ph.D. from CCSHAU, Hisar.
Dr. Jagdev Singh is working as Head Department of Agronomy in CCSHAU, Hisar. He has published 5 bulletins and more than 90 research papers in journals of repute.

   

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