ENST 100 International Crop Production-Issues and Challengesin the 21st (3 credits).
This course examines the role of crop production in elevating humans out of poverty in developing countries. It will introduce students to the basic principles of plant and soil science underlying the international production of food crops and world food security. The role of multinational agencies such as the World Bank in the promotion of sustainable crop production using environmentally-sound technologies will also be discussed.
Established extension department in Jawarharlal Nehru Agriculture University in Jabalpore, India
P. M. Tamboli, Y. L. Nene. 2011. Revitalizing Higher Agricultural Education in India: Journey Towards Excellence. ISBN# 81-903963-3-1
Revitalizing Higher Agricultural Education in India: Economic and Political Weekly June 25, 2011
Agricultural Policy Strategy, Instruments and Implementation; A review and road ahead; Economic and Political Weekly, December 2011
Science in India with Special Reference to Agriculture; Presented at International Affairs Conference 2004 held at New Hampshire