Plant Pathology section is functioning under the centre for plant protection studies which was established in year 2013 in Sharad college of Agriculture, Jainapur to coordinate and strengthen teaching, research and extension activities in plant protection Because of the reliance of humans on plants of food, fibers and other resources understanding plant disease and their control is vital importance to our survival. Plant disease epidemics can cause famine, eliminate a thriving industry or poison animal and human. Plant diseases are the result of infection by other organisms that adversely affect the growth, physiological functioning and production of a plant.
Main objectives of section Plant Pathology are – To teach the subject Plant Pathology to undergraduate student. To guide the farmers on diagnosis and management of plant diseases.
Course taught Department of Plant Pathology offer following Courses to B.Sc Agriculture students in the institutes.