Important Reference Books For UPSC CSE Agriculture Optional

In this post of Important Reference Books For UPSC CSE Agriculture Optional we endeavour to provide you with the list of best books for UPSC CSE Agriculture Optional.

The Union Public Services Commission (UPSC) conducts the IAS Exam annually to recruit the aspirants to different Central and All India Services under Government of India. The examination is conducted in three stages- Prelims, Mains and Interview. The candidates appearing for the mains examination are required to choose an optional subject of choice for the IAS exam.

The optional subject would be divided into two papers of 250 marks each, cumulating to a total of 500 marks.

Agriculture as an optional subject is useful from numerous points of view. A decent hold over the subject helps you massively in taking care of the geography, economics, social issues in General Studies as the learning comes conveniently. Any UPSC aspirant who has a scholarly foundation in Agriculture, Life Sciences, Botany, and other related fields can choose this subject as their optional.

Fundamentals Of Agricultural Extension Education by U Barman (Download As Pdf ) (Buy From Amazon)
A Text Book of Agricultural Statistics R. Rangaswamy (Download As Pdf ) (Buy From Amazon)
Agronomy – Yellamanda Reddy (Download As Pdf ) (Buy From Amazon)
Entomology – Vasantha Raj & David
Genetics- B.D.Singh
Handbook Of Agriculture -ICAR
Introduction To Horticulture – Kumar
Physiology – Pandey & Singha
Plant Breeding -B.D. Singh
Soil Science – D.K Das Or Brady
Special Issue of Agriculture by The Hindu
The Hindu- Survey Of Indian Agriculture

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  1. dibakar

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