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Course Name Principles of Organic Farming
Program BSc. (Hons.) Agriculture
Semester VI
Credits 2
Year Taught 2019
Degree Undergraduate (UG)
School School of Agricultural Sciences
Campus Coimbatore


Organic farming, principles and its scope in India. Organic ecosystem and their concepts. Organic nutrient resources and its fortification. Restrictions to nutrient use in organic farming. Choice of crops and varieties in organic farming; Fundamentals of insect, pest, disease and weed management under organic mode of production. Certification process and standards of organic farming. Processing, leveling, economic considerations and viability, marketing and export potential of organic products.

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