DFM101

FARM MANAGEMENT
Year / Semester: 
1st Semester
Objective: 

The prime objective is to make the student aware of the Management and planning aspects of Farm. After going through this subject, the student should be able to understand and follow major farm activities and decisions.

Credits: 
4

Introduction to Farm management, Characteristics of farming business, Farm business analysis, Farm Financial Management, Production and Cost, Theory of production, Input and output combinations, Management of land , Management of labour, Management of capital equipment

Suggested Readings: 
  1. Dhondyal, S.P.2002. 5th Ed. “Farm management an Economic Analysis”, Aman Publishing House, Meerut.pp.400.
  2. Johl, S.S. and T. R. Kapur . 2007. “Fundamentals of farm business management”, Kalyani Publishers, New Delhi.pp.475.
  3. Reddy, Subba S., Raghu Ram, P., Neelakanta Sastry, T.V. and Bhavani Devi, I. 2004. Ist Ed. “Agricultural Economics”, Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT.Ltd., New Delhi. Pp.635.