Spot admission for certificate courses through the distance education mode will go on till July 20 at Tamil Nadu Agricultural University.According to a release from G. Selvaraj, Director of Open and Distance Learning, the six-month courses can be pursued by farmers, rural youth, women, self help groups, students and entrepreneurs.Courses will be offered in mushroom production, waste recycling and vermi-composting, coconut cultivation, cotton cultivation, hybrid seed production in cotton and maize, wasteland development, repair and maintenance of farm equipment and machinery, preservation of fruits and vegetables, nursery techniques and propagation of horticultural plants, gardening and landscaping, medicinal plants, bakery and confectionery products and modern irrigation management.
Course fee is Rs. 1,500 and can be paid at the time of admission.
For details, contact The Director, Open and Distance Learning, TNAU, Coimbatore – 641003; or call 0422-6611229/6611429.
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