gained a status of commercial venture. Raisingnursery from seeds and other planting materials iseasy and convenient way for ensuring bettergermination and root development. The plantingmaterial of horticultural crops is multiplied undernursery conditions with proper care andmanagement for raising healthy, vigorous anddisease free seedlings.
SCOPE FOR NURSERY ESTABLISHMENT
The targets of the enhancing fruit production in the coming yearswill be achieved only through production anddistribution of healthy, genuine and highquality planting material of commercial/improved varieties of fruit crops insufficient quantities. The maintenance of purity iseasy in vegetative propagated fruit crops ascompared to seed propagated ones, still it requiresa close monitoring at different stages in thenursery to avoid mixing with other varieties.Similarly, adequate measures are taken in thepreparation of plant material to produce diseaseand pest free plant material
As there are few nurseries in our area & moredemand for healthy seedlings we decided to take upNURSERY MANAGEMENT OF HORTICULTURALCROPS .SIGNIFICANCE: