Exploring Agricultural Marvels

Cultivating Tomorrow's Bounty

Exploring Agricultural Marvels - Cultivating Tomorrow's Bounty

In the serene surroundings of Baru Sahib, the scholars of B.Sc.(Hons) Agriculture and M.Sc. (Ag.) Plant Pathology at Dr. Khem Singh Gill Akal College of Agriculture, Eternal University, embarked on a journey into the realm of agricultural innovation. Under the expert guidance of Dr. Praneet Chauhan, they immerse themselves in the intricate world of Mushroom Cultivation Technology.

This on-field activity is designed to provide students with hands-on experience and practical skills in plant pathology, with a specific focus on the cultivation of button mushrooms. By actively participating in every stage, from cultivation to harvesting and packaging, students gain valuable insights into crop management and post-harvest procedures.

Key Highlights:

  • Practical Learning: Students engage in practical exercises, learning the nuances of mushroom cultivation firsthand. From preparing the substrate to monitoring growth conditions, they gain practical skills that supplement their theoretical knowledge.

  • Expert Guidance: Dr. Praneet Chauhan, with extensive expertise in the field, provides invaluable guidance and mentorship to the students. His insights and expertise enhance the learning experience, ensuring students grasp the intricacies of mushroom cultivation technology.

  • Crop Management Insights: Through hands-on activities such as harvesting and packaging, students develop a comprehensive understanding of crop management practices. They learn to identify optimal harvesting times, handle harvested produce, and implement post-harvest procedures effectively.


As a result of this immersive experience, students emerge equipped with practical skills, a deeper understanding of plant pathology, and invaluable insights into mushroom cultivation technology. This hands-on approach not only enriches their academic journey but also prepares them to become proficient agricultural practitioners capable of contributing to tomorrow's bounty.

In Conclusion:

"Exploring Agricultural Marvels: Cultivating Tomorrow's Bounty" exemplifies the commitment of Dr. Khem Singh Gill Akal College of Agriculture to holistic education and experiential learning. By providing students with opportunities to engage directly with agricultural practices, the college nurtures the next generation of agricultural leaders, poised to make a positive impact on the agricultural landscape.

Cultivating Tomorrow's Bounty