On Saturday, July 30,’16 an exhibition on fruits was organized by the Dept. of Botany & Sem. III students of S.Y. B.Sc. Botany. The exhibition was a part of the first Intra Semester Assessment which was an assignment, given to students. The topic of the assignment was ‘Agro- climatic conditions of cultivation of fruits & their nutritional values’.
43 types of fruits were displayed – one by each student with the corresponding literature on agro- climatic conditions, mode of propagation & nutritional value of each. Local, seasonal as well as exotic fruits were on display which included both – fleshy & dry fruits. In addition to this, 3 posters were also displayed, giving brief descriptions on Glycemic Index (GI), GI of each fruit & extra health benefits of nuts. The exhibition was open to staff & students of college & higher Secondary section.