Lead crusade against environmental degradation: Advisor Ganai to Youth

SRINAGAR: Advisor to the Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, today, urged the youth to come forward and lead the crusade against environmental degradation, which has far-reaching ramifications not only at the national but global level as well. The Advisor was speaking after inaugurating the 3rd International Research Conference on Ecotourism and Environment at Sher-e-Kashmir University of […]

SKUAST-K organises counseling session for forestry students

SRINAGAR: Career counseling and Placement Cell of Faculty of Forestry, SKUAST-K on Tuesday organized a programme on career opportunities for forestry students. According to a statement issued here, Prof T H Masoodi, Dean Faculty of Forestry laid emphasis upon all to arrange these programs in future also so that students will get an exposure towards […]

Seminar own ‘Research Ethics and Career Counselling’ concludes at SKUAST-K

SRINAGAR: Two days seminar on “Research Practices and applications in Biological Sciences: where we stand?” concluded at Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, SKUAST-K, Shuhama on Friday. According to a statement issued here, the seminar was organised by the Division of Animal Biotechnology and sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, MoST, GoI under HRD-Program, and […]

21-day summer school concludes at SKUAST-K

SRINAGAR: A 21-day summer school on “Production and Post-production interventions to increase returns from livestock enterprises: A step towards doubling farmers’ income” sponsored by Indian Council of Agricultural Research New Delhi concluded at SKUAST-K’s Shuhama campus here on Monday. According to a statement issued here, the summer School was attended by assistant and associate professors […]

SKUAST-K’s LPM division starts 21-days ICAR sponsored summer school

SKUAST-K’s LPM division starts 21-days ICAR sponsored summer school

SRINAGAR: A 21-days summer school on ‘Production and Post-production interventions to increase returns from livestock enterprises: A step towards doubling farmers’ income’ Scheduled from 19-06-2018 to 09-07-2018 sponsored by Indian Council of Agricultural Research New Delhi started on Tuesday at Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry (FVSc & AH) Shuhama. The Summer School is […]

SKUAST-K Professor authors “Quranic Plants and Animals”book

SRINAGAR: Governor was presented “Quranic Plants and Animals” by Prof N.A. Zeerak of SKUAST-K, at Raj Bhavan on Tuesday. This volume, written by Prof. Zeerak, identifies and comments on the plants and animal species mentioned in the verses of the Holy Quran. The author has described them according to their botanical and zoological names and […]

‘Need to create new, quality varieties of all crops’

‘Need to create new, quality varieties of all crops’

MRCFC organises ‘wheat field day’ at Khudwani, Kulgam ANANTNAG: Mountain Research Centre for Field Crops (MRCFC) Khudwani of Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agriculture Sciences and Technology (SKUAST-K) on Thursday organised a Kisan Mela-cum-Wheat Field Day at Khudwani, in order to provide awareness to the farmers regarding the cultivation of various kinds of wheat varieties, being researched […]

KVK-G’bal distributes SKUAST-K developed mineral mixtures for field evaluation

KVK-G’bal distributes SKUAST-K developed mineral mixtures for field evaluation

GANDERBAL: KVK-Ganderbal on Monday organised a field programme in which SKUAST-K developed mineral mixture was distributed among the progressive dairy farmers and farmwomen of Repora, Watlar and Waliwar villages of Ganderbal district. 38 farmwomen and 18 farmers were provided with the mineral mixture free of cost under the day-long field programme of the Kendra here, […]

Scientific techniques to control codling moth in Ladakh: Horti min

Scientific techniques to control codling moth in Ladakh: Horti min

Directs SKUAST-K to implement newly developed ‘Pest Management Module’ for testing SRINAGAR: Stressing the need for devising effective control measures against codling moth infestation and establishing better pest management practices in Ladakh region, Minister for Horticulture, Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Syed Basharat Bukhari on Friday directed SKUAST-Kashmir to adopt 6 villages for implementation of […]

SKUAST-K conducts mock ICAR JRF Test-2018

SRINAGAR: The career counselling and placement cell of SK University of Agricultural Sciences – Kashmir (SKUAST-K) on Thursday conducted a mock-ICAR JRF test for its graduate students here. According to a statement issued here, thirty outgoing BVSc students took part in the test at faculty of veterinary sciences and animal husbandry Shuhama. The coordinator of […]