LifePage Career Talk on Floriculture
By Priyanka Thakur
[Principal Floriculturist in Dr Y S Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry]
What is Floriculture?
Priyanka Thakur: “Floriculture or flower farming is a discipline of horticulture concerned with the cultivation of flowering and ornamental plants for gardens and for floristry, comprising the floral industry. The development, via plant breeding, of new varieties is a major occupation of floriculturists.”
How I got into Floriculture?
Priyanka Thakur: “After doing my B Sc in Horticulture and M Sc in Floriculture & Landscape, I did my PhD in Floriculture & Landscape from Dr. Y S Parmar University. I am working as a Principal Floriculturist at Dr. Y S Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry.”
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