Agronomy deals with the study in crop husbandry that develop methods to improve use of soil and increase in productivity of food and fiber crops. The program of study in agronomy focuses on knowledge in the field of plant structure and taxonomy, genetics and plant breeding, plant physiology, cropping systems, weed science and seed science and technology. Research areas include cell structure and biology, genomic, physiology, weed control and plant breeding of economic crops that are supported by relevant academic courses, experienced faculty staffs, well-equipped laboratories and field facilities.
Updated:: 06/06/2017 [s_hasimah]
Institute of Tropical Agriculture and Food Security
Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang
Selangor Darul Ehsan