Agronomy Department Introduction

The agronomy department is considered one of the main departments of the Faculty of Agriculture since its establishment in 1996. The department is concerned with teaching agricultural sciences in the fields of basics, production, physiology and breeding of field crop plants. The department also conducts applied research aimed at raising production efficiency and quality in addition to its suitability for the environmental conditions of Upper Egypt. We have a seed, applied agronomy lab and farming for learning and researching providing by many modern equipment. So, our department is mainly participated in enhancing the productivity of crops and crops breeding sectors as well as modification of crops breeding.