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Crop Production Management:









Objective’s of the Course

  • To develop man power with scientific knowledge and skills for sustainable crop production.
  • To develop capability for gainful employment.
  • To develop capabilities for world of work service sector
  • To provide the elements and principles of crop production with reference to:
  • To develop all necessary skills in practical crop production.
  • To develop abilities for organization of farmers meeting, field days, crop seminar and such other extension activities.
  • To train students for developing entrepreneurship in seed production and agro-input supply
  • To develop capabilities and competencies for agribusiness.
  • To provide knowledge about the functioning of cooperative societies.
  • To provide knowledge about credit facilities and supporting schemes.
  • To acquaint with farm accounting and record maintenance.
  • To develop competency in computing cost of cultivation and balance sheet preparation.
  • Skills to be provided.

  • Identification of field problems – nature and extent
  • Conducting field demonstrations
  • Organizing field days
  • Conducting of on-farm trials
  • Organizing crop production campaigns
  • Preparation of cropping scheme
  • Assisting in layout and conduct of field trials
  • Identification and handling of agro-meteorological instruments
  • Maintaining meteorological instruments and observatory
  • Recording of weather data
  • Interpretation of weather data
  • Analysis of rainfall and interpretation
  • Familiarization and use with primary and secondary tillage implements
  • Familiarization and use with seeding equipment
  • Seed bed preparation and methods of planting
  • Identification crops and varieties
  • Assessment of labour requirement for operations
  • Acquaintance, use and maintenance of farm records
  • Calculation of seed requirement for various crops
  • Demonstrating seed treatment
  • Identification of organic manures
  • Demonstrating Rhizobium inoculation
  • Identification of organic and concentrated organic manures
  • Identification and growing of green manure crops
  • Preparation of vermin-compost and use in field and horticulture crops
  • Identification of nutrient deficiency symptoms
  • Application of fertilizers (time, method and rate)
  • Identification of pest and disease problems
  • Acquaintance with special operations like earthing up, propping, desuckering, nipping, pruning etc in various field and horticulture crops
  • Identification of weeds in different crops and their control measures
  • Use of pesticides, herbicides and other chemicals
  • Use of plant protection and herbicide equipment
  • Preparation and use of bio-pesticides
  • Soil sampling and analysis for various plant nutrients
  • Familiarization and use of soil testing equipment
  • Identification of commercial inorganic fertilizers
  • Calculation of fertilizer needs of crops
  • Detection of adulteration in fertilizers
  • Determination of soil physical properties
  • Assessment of irrigation water quality and familiarization with Indian water quality standards
  • Determination of water holding properties of soils
  • Familiarization with drip and sprinkler irrigation methods
  • Calculation of crop water requirements
  • Identification of land capability class, characterization of soil losses due to erosion, suggestion of soil and water conservation practices
  • Managing crops in fields
  • Selection of site and orchard layout CROP PRODUCTION COURSE Intermediate Education 6
  • Raising nursery and transplanting procedures
  • Recording of biometric observations
  • Cleaning and grading of produce
  • Acquaintance with seed certification procedures
  • Rouging in seed production plots
  • Identification of maturity in various crops
  • Determination of moisture content in seed
  • Practice in cleaning, grading, drying, packaging, tagging and storage
  • Computation of cost of production of crops
  • Familiarization and processing of loan application
  • Preparation and use of audio-visual aids
  • Preparation of exhibits, charts and display boards
  • Managerial skills, ability to convince, exposure to different communication media
  • Job Opportunities.

    Wage Employment

  • Village Level Assistant / village Level Worker / Village Extension Worker
  • Field Assistant / Farm Assistant / Field man / Agriculture Assistant / Agriculture Extension Officer / Village Extension Officer (Including equivalent positions in Command Area Development Agency, Dry land Development Projects, Drought Prone Area Programme)
  • Field Investigator / Field Demonstrator / Village Coordinatorv
  • Meteorological observer
  • Plant observer / Scouting
  • Plant Protection Assistant
  • Laboratory Assistant
  • Seed Production Assistant
  • Seed Grader
  • Processing Assistant in processing plants
  • Agriculture Marketing Assistant
  • Farm Storage Assistant
  • Cane Assistant / Cane Inspector
  • Soil Conservation Assistant / Watershed Management Assistant
  • Secretary to Agricultural Cooperative Societies
  • Agricultural Assistant in Grameena Banks
  • Salesman / Helper in Inputs Wholesale Shops/Farmer’s Service Societies / Agro-Services Centers
  • Vocational Instructor (Crop Production)
  • Self Employment

  • Agri-Input Supplier
  • Seed Grower
  • Crop producer
  • Custom Service
  • Contractor / Contractor Farming

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