Plant Pathology


ppathfoh@skuastkashmir.ac.in

Plant Pathology


Background

The Division of Plant Pathology was established in 1983 at the time of inception of SKUAST. The Division is one of the important Divisions of the University to fulfill the mandate of research, teaching and extension in horticulture The Division has been involved in conducting research on various aspects of major diseases of economically important crops including fruits, vegetables and floriculture crops, besides research on mushroom cultivation.

The Division via technology innovation commendably contributed towards the economic betterment of fruit and vegetable growers of the State by providing appropriate disease management strategies.