Handbooks and Resource Materials

ARPAN has published some of the books on key agricultural aspects, they are:

  • Kharif Phaslon ki Unnat Krishi Vidhiyan – A booklet in Hindi which elaborates the different systems & practices for better production in Kharif Cropping.
  • Swayam Sahayta Samooh (Prashikshan Pustika) – A booklet in Hindi as a Training Guide for the formation & better operation of Self Help Groups.
  • Nursery Prabandhan – A booklet in Hindi demonstrating the modus operandi of Management of Nursery.
  • Vermi Compost –Jaivik Krishi Ka Adhar – A booklet in Hindi describing Vermicomposting in easy language.
  • Jaivik Krishi – Khushaal KIsan, Vermi Compost – Prashikshan Pustika – A booklet in Hindi to perform Organic Farming with Vermi Compost.
  • Phalotpadan Ki Unnat Krishi Taknik – A booklet in Hindi for Horticulture.
  • Pashudhan Prabandhan – A booklet in Hindi for Livestock Management.
  • Aushdhiya Phaslon Ki Kheti – A booklet in Hindi telling Farming Procedures of Medicinal Plants.
  • Sabjiyon Ki Unnat Kheti – A booklet in Hindi detailing best farming practices of Vegetables.

Some other publications relating to different programmes are as follows:


Training Manuals in Hindi on ” Vermicompost – Jaivik Krishi ka Adhar”

A number of pamphlets on

  • Use of Vermicompost
  • Use and benefits of organic agriculture
  • Future of organic agriculture
  • Vermicompost: Kam Lagat Ki Kheti
  • Jaivik Khad: Krishak Mitra
  • Vermicompost: Banane Ki Vidhi avem fayde



  • Swayam Sahayta Samooh (A booklet for SHG)
  • Kharif Ki Unnat Kheti (How to grow better autumn crop)
  • Falotpadan (Growing Fruits)
  • Rabi Ki Unnat Kheti (How to grow better spring crop)
  • Sabji Utpadan (Growing Vegetables)
  • Nursery Prabhanadan (Nursery Management)
  • PashuPalan (Animal Husbandry)
  • Aushdhi Fasale (Medicinal Herbs)
  • Jal Grahan Uprant Prabhandhan (Water-shed Management)
  • Agro-Forestry