G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology is the first State Agriculture University of the country, which was the dream of many visionaries. Foundation stone of the University was laid by the first Prime Minister of India, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru on November 17, 1960. This University has now become a lead Institution for agricultural education, research, and extension in the country. Being the first Agricultural University of the country established on the Land Grant Pattern of U.S.A., it has always occupied an eminent place amongst the State Agricultural Universities (SAUs) of India for the last five decades. At the time of food crisis in the country, the University played a pivotal role in ushering the green revolution. Owing to its valuable contributions, Nobel Laureate, Dr. N.E. Borlaug has aptly remarked ?Pantnagar is the Harbinger of the Green Revolution in India?. During recent years, the University has»»»"read more"
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