Field Visit-The Study of Fungal Infection in Crops of Maram Village Using a Foldscope
The Second year students of Biotechnology, Don Bosco College Maram went for a field study to Maram khullen village on 02.09.18. The students were guided and assisted by S. Rajkumar (principal Investigator-PI) and Ms. Justina (Assistant Principal Investigator-API) of Foldscope project work funded by Ministry of science and technology, Govt of India. The field study was based on the study of fungal infection in crops of maram village by using a Foldscope. The students were divided into three groups in which every group has nine members each. Every groups were collected fungal infected crops samples (leaves and stem part) from maram khullen village. After the collection of infected crops samples were sliced into number of pieces. The sliced samples were placed on slide and stained with lacto phenol cotton blue. After the staining method observation of slide done by using a Foldscope and images were recorded.