Branches Of Botany

Crop production and managements of Class 8

AGRICULTURE:

(Ager means field ; cultura means cultivation). It is the applied biological science which deals with the production of plants and raising of animals useful to man, involving soil cultivation, breeding and management of crops and livestock.

HORTICULTURE:

Hortus - garden ; cultura-cultivation. It is the branch of agriculture and the science of growing vegetables, fruits and ornamental plants.

SILVICULTURE:

Sylvan- wood and trees. Cultivation of wood and trees e.g.-pine, teakwood, sesame etc.

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