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    Suggest best books in Agriculture engineering and Forestry for the preparation of IFS exam?

    sir iwant to do indian forest service with subject agriculture engg. and forestry please give me reference book for exam

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    Re: Suggest best books in Agriculture engineering and Forestry for the preparation of IFS exam?

    hello friend
    there are some books suggested for
    Agricultural Economics and Farm Management
    Soil Science - D.K Das Or Brady
    Agronomy By Yellamananda Reddy
    Plant Breeding By B.D. Singh
    Genetics By B.D.Singh
    Physiology By Pandey & Singha
    Indroduction To Horticulture - Kumar
    Handbook Of Agriculture By ICAR
    Agricultural Extension Education in India
    Pathology - Singh
    Entomology - Vasantha Raj & David
    The Hindu - Survey Of Indian Agriculture
    Agricuture Statistics
    Special Issue of Agriculture by The Hindu
    Suggested Reading for Preliminary Exam
    1. Soil Science - D.K Das Or Brady
    2. Agronomy By Yellamananda Reddy
    3. Plant Breeding By B.D. Singh
    4. Genetics By B.D. Singh
    5. Physiology By Pandey & Singha
    6. Indroduction To Horticulture - Kumar
    7. Handbook Of Agriculture By ICAR
    8. Agricultural Economics and Farm Management
    9. Agricultural Extension Education in India

    Suggested Reading for Mains Exam
    1. Soil Science - D.K Das Or Brady
    2. Agronomy By Yellamananda Reddy
    3. Plant Breeding By B.D. Singh
    4. Genetics By B.D. Singh
    5. Physiology By Pandey & Singha
    6. Indroduction To Horticulture - Kumar
    7. Handbook Of Agriculture By ICAR
    8. Agricultural Economics and Farm Management
    9. Agricultural Extension Education in India
    10.Pathology - Singh
    11.Entomology - Vasantha Raj & David
    12.The Hindu - Survey Of Indian Agriculture
    13.Agricuture Statistics - Dept. of Agri. and coop. statistics at a glance.

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    Post Re: Suggest best books in Agriculture engineering and Forestry for the preparation of IFS exam?

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    sir iwant to do indian forest service with subject agriculture engg. and forestry please give me reference book for exam


    Best Books in Agriculture engineering and Forestry for the preparation of IFS Exam



    IFS Indian Forest Service Agriculture (Paper I & Paper II)
    Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House





    UPSC-IFS indian forest service Examination
    Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House




    IFS Indian Forest Service Examination Botany (Paper I & II)
    Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House




    IFS Indian Forest Service Zoology (Paper I & II)
    Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House





    SCHEME of Indian Forest Service Examination


    IFS exam has 2- stages as below...

    • Written Examination
    • Interview Test

    Pattern of Indian Forest Service Written Examination:

    Paper I - General English: 300 Marks

    Paper II - General Knowledge: 300 Marks

    Paper III, IV, V & VI - Any two subjects to be selected from the list of optional subjects set out below. Each subject will have two papers.: 200 Marks for each paper

    Total marks for written examination: 1400 Marks


    List of Optional subject...


    • Agriculture
    • Agricultural Engineering
    • Animal Husbandary & Veterinary Science
    • Botany
    • Chemistry
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Forestry
    • Geology
    • Mathematics
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Physics
    • Statistics
    • Zoology



    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA for INDIAN FOREST SERVICE EXAMINATION:

    Educational Qualification:-
    You should have completed Bachelorís degree with at least one of the subjects namely, Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science, Botany, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics and Zoology or a Bachelorís degree in Agriculture or Forestry or Engineering of a recognized university.

    Candidates appearing final year of qualifying examination of above program are also eligible to apply.


    Age-limits:- Your Age should be with in 21-30 Years on 1st July of the year of examination

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    Re: Suggest best books in Agriculture engineering and Forestry for the preparation of IFS exam?

    Agricultural Economics and Farm ManagementSoil Science - D.K Das Or Brady
    Agronomy By Yellamananda Reddy
    Plant Breeding By B.D. Singh
    Genetics By B.D.Singh
    Physiology By Pandey & Singha
    Indroduction To Horticulture - Kumar
    Handbook Of Agriculture By ICAR
    Agricultural Extension Education in India
    Pathology - Singh
    Entomology - Vasantha Raj & David

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    Re: Suggest best books in Agriculture engineering and Forestry for the preparation of IFS exam?

    Hello,
    I am advising some books but first of all you have to go for the question pattern first.

    BOOKS:-
    1. Soil Science - D.K Das Or Brady
    2. Agronomy By Yellamananda Reddy
    3. Plant Breeding By B.D. Singh
    4. Genetics By B.D. Singh
    5. Physiology By Pandey & Singha
    6. Indroduction To Horticulture - Kumar
    7. Handbook Of Agriculture By ICAR
    8. Agricultural Economics and Farm Management
    9. Agricultural Extension Education in India
    10.Pathology - Singh
    11.Entomology - Vasantha Raj & David
    12.The Hindu - Survey Of Indian Agriculture
    13.Agricuture Statistics - Dept. of Agri. and coop.

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    Re: Suggest best books in Agriculture engineering and Forestry for the preparation of IFS exam?

    Hello,
    I am advising some books but first of all you have to go for the question pattern first.

    Books:

    1. Soil Science - D.K Das Or Brady
    2. Agronomy By Yellamananda Reddy
    3. Plant Breeding By B.D. Singh
    4. Genetics By B.D. Singh
    5. Physiology By Pandey & Singha
    6. Indroduction To Horticulture - Kumar
    7. Handbook Of Agriculture By ICAR
    8. Agricultural Economics and Farm Management
    9. Agricultural Extension Education in India
    10.Pathology - Singh
    11.Entomology - Vasantha Raj & David
    12.The Hindu - Survey Of Indian Agriculture
    13.Agricuture Statistics - Dept. of Agri. and coop.

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    Re: Suggest best books in Agriculture engineering and Forestry for the preparation of IFS exam?

    SYLLABUS FOR AGRICULTURE:-


    • Marketing of Agricultural Products
    • Soil Properties
    • Natural Resources
    • Ecology
    • Agricultural extension
    • Water-use efficiency and Farm Management.
    Agricultural Engineering


    • Soil and Water Conservation
    • Aerial Photography and Remote Sensing
    • Irrigation and Drainage
    • Agricultural Structures
    • Farm Power and machinery
    • Instrumentation and Computer Applications in Agricultural Engineering
    • Agro-energy and Agricultural Process Engineering
    SYLLABUS IN FORESTRY:-

    • Silviculture
    • its principles
    • Silviculture of trees
    • Silviculture - systems
    • Silviculture - Mangrove and Cold desert
    • Agroforestry
    • Social Forestry
    • Joint Forest Management and Tribology
    • Forest Soils
    • Soil Conservation and Watershed Management
    • Environmental Conservation and Biodiversity
    • Tree Improvement and Seed Technology
    • Forest Management and Management Systems
    • Forest Ecology and Ethnobotany
    • Forest Protection & Wildlife Biology
    • Forest Economics and Legislation.
    BEST BOOKS:-



    UPSC-IFS indian forest service Examination
    by
    Editorialrph Board
    Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House (2012)




    UPSC-IFS Forestry Guide
    by
    Rph Editorial Board
    Publisher: Ramesh Publisher (2013)

    OTHER BOOKS ARE:-

    1 . Forest fire by Dougal Dixon

    2 . Lookouts by Ira Spring

    3 . Lumberjack by William Kurelek

    4 . More tree talk by Ray Raphael

    5 . Meetings with remarkable trees by Thomas Pakenham

    6 . UPSC-IFS indian forest service Examination by Editorialrph Board
    Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House (2012)

    7. UPSC-IFS Forestry Guide by
    Rph Editorial Board
    Publisher: Ramesh Publisher (2013)

    8. IFS Indian Forest Service Examination Botany (Paper I & II) by
    Editorialrph Board
    Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House (2012)

    9. IFS Indian Forest Service Mathematics (Paper I & II) by
    Editorialrph Board
    Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House (2012)

    10 .Agricultural Economics and Farm Management

    11 .Agricultural Extension Education in India


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    Re: Suggest best books in Agriculture engineering and Forestry for the preparation of IFS exam?

    for agriculture engineering and forestry you can follow the below mentioned books...
    agriculture economics and farm management soil science by D.K Das
    physiology by Pandey & Singha
    agriculture extension education in india pathology by singh
    entomology by vasantha raj And David
    IFS indian forest service examination by Editorialrph Board by Ramesh Publishing House
    genetics by B.D.Singh

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    Re: Suggest best books in Agriculture engineering and Forestry for the preparation of IFS exam?

    dear aspirant,
    books for agriculture engineering
    1.Plant Breeding
    2.
    Entomology
    3.
    Genetics
    4.
    Soil Science
    5.
    Agricuture Statistics
    6.zoology
    7.
    Indroduction To Horticulture



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