M.Sc in Vegetable Science Vegetable breedingDr. Yashwant Singh Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry
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The department of Vegetable Crops now Vegetable Science was carved out of the erstwhile Department of Horticulture in the year 1976. Subsequently, in the year 1985 the department of Vegetable Science became a part of Dr Y S Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry, Solan and was placed under College of Horticulture. Vegetable Crops being one of the major components of horticulture produce, the importance of this department is well understood. Himachal Pradesh is known for the production of off-season vegetable and seed production of temperate vegetables. The department has developed many varieties and hybrids of vegetables and is concentrating further in engaged in developing hybrids and varieties resistant to biotic and abiotic stresses in Vegetable Crops. In VIIIth plan this department was recognized as Centre of Advanced Studies in Vegetable Crops by the ICAR and has successfully functioned up to Xth plan. It is likely to be extended to the XIth plan.