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UAS-B to present distance learning route in apiculture

UAS-B to present distance learning route in apiculture

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The College of Agricultural Sciences (UAS), Bengaluru, will provide a distance learning route in beekeeping, in response to DL Savithramma, Dean (Agriculture) of the College of Agricultural Sciences of UAS.Talking on the inauguration of a webinar on ‘beekeeping’, organised by UAS-B, on Tuesday, she said UAS-B became a pioneer in starting a division completely for apiculture in 1997-98. This division has produced more than 70 postgraduates in apiculture till now. From 2020-21, UAS will seemingly be offering one-year distance learning route on beekeeping, she said.Stressing the must lengthen apiculture speak in the country, Savithramma said the country has only 12 lakh bee colonies as in opposition to the requirement of more than 150 lakh colonies. Virtually 50 lakh ha below a host of plant...