COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Farming System & Sustainable Agriculture
Year Taught: 
2019
Semester: 
4
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Agricultural Sciences
Campus: 
Coimbatore

'Farming System & Sustainable Agriculture' is a course offered in B. Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture at School of Agricultural Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Syllabus:

Farming system components and their maintenance, cropping system and pattern, multiple cropping system. Efficient cropping system and their evaluation, allied enterprises and their importance, tools for determining production and efficiencies in cropping and farming system; sustainable agriculture-problems and its impact on agriculture, indicators of sustainability, adaptation and mitigation, conservation agriculture strategies in agriculture, HEIA, LEIA and LEISA and its techniques for sustainability.