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HPPSC Horticulture Development Officer Admit Card 2018 Exam Date

HPPSC Horticulture Development Officer Admit Card 2018 Exam Date

The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) is going to conducting the written examination for the post of Horticulture Development Officer (HDO) and those aspirants are applied the HPPSC HDO post recruitment they all are searching the written test examination admit card will be as soon as soon announce on official website.

HPPSC Horticulture Development Officer Admit Card 2018

HPPSC Horticulture Development Officer Admit Card 2018HPPSC HDO Officer post exam admit card link is not activate so, you have to wait for the sometime HPPSC HDO Post Exam Call Letter will be very shortly announce the HPPSC HDO Officer this time our EDU Team already regular follow the official website of HPPSC if any new update then we will update our website.

HPPSC HDO Post Exam Call Letter Exam Scheme 2018 

Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) some time back issued the Horticulture Development Officer (HDO) 71 post recruitment application form uploaded at official website. After announce the HPPSC HDO Officer is inviting to all eligible candidates/applicants whose are agree to filling the registration form just visit the home page of HPPSC Horticulture Development Officer or fill the application form 2018.

HPPSC HDO Officer Exam Pattern

S.No. Exam Type Subject Names No. of Questions Test Duration
1. Objective Type Questions Technical Subjects 80 2 Hours
2. General Knowledge of HP 10
3. General Knowledge of National/ Inter-National Level 10
Total 100

HPPSC HDO Officer Exam Syllabus

Principles of Horticulture

  • Export and import
  • Area and production
  • Scope and importance of horticulture
  • Horticultural therapy and etc.
  • National and global economy
  • Scenario of horticulture industry in the regional,
  • Nutritive value of horticultural crops

Propagation and Nursery Techniques of Horticultural Crops

  • Factors influencing seed germination
  • Management of fruit nursery.
  • Media
  • Apomixis
  • Portrays
  • Seed dormancy and methods to overcome the dormancy
  • Principles
  • Growing structures
  • Advantages, and Disadvantages
  • Containers
  • Polyembryony
  • Sexual propagation

Growth and Development of Horticultural Crops

  • Leaf Area Index (LAI)
  • Important phases of growth and development
  • Canopy development: Different stages of growth,
  • Photosynthetic productivity,
  • Growth curves and etc.
  • Optimum LAI in horticultural crops.
  • Definitions

Breeding of Horticultural Crops

  • Sterility, and Incompatibility
  • Breeding systems and objectives
  • Effect of Mating systems.
  • Mechanisms of pollination control,
  • Modes of Reproduction
  • Scope and importance of plant breeding in horticultural crops
  • Plant genetic resources

Degree Standards

Fundamentals of Horticulture

  • Horticultural zones of Tamil Nadu and India
  • Area and production
  • Scope and importance
  • National and regional agencies involved in the promotion of the Horticultural Industry in India (NHB, APEDA, and Commodity Boards).
  • National and Global scenario of horticultural crops
  • Nutritive value of Horticultural Crops
  • Import and Export

Growth and Development of Horticultural Crops

  • Bearing habits
  • External and internal factors associated with unfruitfulness
  • Biennial perennial (woody and herbaceous perennials)
  • Fruitfulness and unfruitfulness
  • Annual,
  • Important phases of growth and development
  • Classification of horticultural crops based on life cycle
  • Physiology of flowering.

Propagation of Horticultural Crops

  • Greenhouse
  • Phytotron
  • Media and containers
  • Tools and implements propagation structures
  • Mist chamber
  • Propagation
  • Soil sterilization
  • Definition
  • Cold frames and hotbeds,
  • Site selection
  • Glasshouse
  • Shade net
  • Poly house
  • Pit Nursery
  • Establishment of the nursery
  • Glasshouse
  • Polytunnels
  • Humidifiers

Management Techniques For Horticultural Crops

  • Fencing
  • Organic manures and inorganic fertilizers
  • Soil fertility
  • Spacing
  • Layout and management of orchards
  • Windbreaks and shelter beds
  • Planting system
  • Saline and Alkaline Soils
  • Planning
  • Acid,
  • Functions
  • Physical and chemical properties
  • Soil Reaction
  • Essential Elements

Post- Harvest Technology of Horticultural Crops

  • Harvest handling in horticultural crops
  • Washing
  • Grading
  • Waxing
  • Post-harvest handling methods
  • Types of containers and their advantages and disadvantages.
  • Methods of packing
  • importance of post
  • Grades and standards
  • Maturity indices

General knowledge

  • Tourism spots of Historical Importance
  • Scientific observations
  • Important Dates
  • Geography of India
  • About India and it’s neighbouring countries
  • Books And Author
  • Music & Literature
  • Artists
  • National Dance
  • Economic issues in India
  • New inventions
  • Sculptures
  • Tribes
  • National news (current)
  • Musical Instruments etc
  • Political Science
  • Indian Culture
  • Countries and capitals
  • Famous Places
  • Famous Places in India
  • Handicrafts
  • International issues
  • Science and innovations
  • World organizations

Click here download the HPPSC HDO Officer Exam Hall Ticket 2018

HPPSC Official Website: www.hppsc.hp.gov.in/hppsc

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