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Department of Horticulture

HEMVATI NANDAN BAHUGUNA GARHWAL UNIVERSITY

A Central University

Research

  1. Research/Academic activities  
  • Exploitation of vegetable and spices germplasm through evaluation, genetic variability, inter-relationship of traits and diversity.
  • Development of suitable parents especially bitter gourd and cucumber to develop superior F1 s hybrids through diallel and line x tester mating design in cheaper rates for local farmers.
  • Standardization of various PGR’s and micronutrients for enhancing production in various horticultural crops of Garhwal region.
  • Utilization of integrated nutrient management for minimizing the cost of cultivation with quality production of horticultural crops.
  • Optimization of sowing time and spacing in horticultural crops.
  • Optimizing the quantity of PGRs and micronutrients for sex expression in cucurbits.
  • Interactive relationship between date of planting, GA3 and bio-fertilizers in horticultural crops.
  • Altitude wise physico-chemical studies of various fruits collected from different Garhwal regions.
  • Regeneration response of edible wild fruits to seed and cutting treatments.
  • Response of growing media, growth regulators and time of air layering on rooting behaviour and survivability of different fruit crops.
  • Multiplication of various horticultural crops through asexual propagation methods.
Last Updated on 21/10/2020