Agriculture is one of the strongest components of food and nutritional security, environment sustainability and sustainable development world over. The history of agriculture is as old as human civilization and hence it is often referred to as mother of all cultures. Life without food is unthinkable, hence agriculture is associated the life on planet earth and dignity and progress of human beings.
Agriculture plays a critical role in the economy of the country and therefore it can be considered as backbone of the economy of the country. In addition of the above, agriculture also provides employment opportunities to a large percentage of the country. Agriculture also has importance at International level. Agricultural products tea, sugar, rice, wheat, tobacco etc. are the major agricultural product for export for the country. Raw materials such as cotton, jute, edible oils, tobacco etc. are important in major industries.
CCS HAU Overview
Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University popularly known as HAU, is one of Asia’s biggest agricultural universities, located at Hisar in the Indian state of Haryana. It is named after India’s seventh Prime Minister, Chaudhary Charan Singh. It is a leader in agricultural research in India and contributed significantly to Green Revolution and White Revolution in India in the 1960s and 70s. It has a very large campus and has several research centres throughout the state.
Brief of the School
The Om Sterling Global University has the highly experienced well qualiﬁed faculties from Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University and are engaged in consultancy, research and publication to add immense value to academic life. The faculties share their valuable experience through Live Projects and provide demonstrations in the areas of crop production, nursery raising, organic farming, ﬂoriculture, vegetable crop production, medicinal plants, orchard management, ornamental horticulture etc.
The aim of OSGU is to improve the livelihood of rural household by re-balancing agriculture through conservation agriculture and a diversified farming system having market potential. The measures for increasing efficiency of critical inputs mainly water to be adopted for bridging yield gaps without impairing natural resources. Management of natural resources, food, feed, fiber horticulture crops and medicinal and aromatic plants, animal husbandry, fisheries and allied Agro-industry is of immense value for all round development of rural economy.
Why B. Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture?
The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)
As per law, ICAR is advisory and recommending body not a regulatory authority like AICTE, MCI, etc. Generally, ICAR is an agency to provide financial assistance for carrying out various kinds of researches in agriculture and allied fields.