Total farm area of the Institute is 92.66 ha.
|1||Crop cultivation||27.20 ha|
|3||Water harvesting ponds||10.50 ha|
|4||Degraded waste land||5.84 ha|
|5||Sports complex||3.40 ha|
|6||Roads, Residential and non-residential buildings||34.42 ha|
|7||Meteorological observatory||0.30 ha|
The activities of farm is managed by (a) Farm Production & Field Research Management Section (b) Landscaping, gardening and horticulture section.
Agro meteorological observatory of the Institute is located 77024’10''E longitude and 23018’35''N latitude at an elevation of 498.7 m from mean sea level. Monsoon in Bhopal normally sets in on 15th June and withdraws by 30th September. Relative humidity in morning hours varies from 37 to 98% while in afternoon it varies from 13to 85% with highest of 100%. The highest weekly mean, pan evaporation and the highest weekly mean of Bright Sun Sine (BSS) are also measured and used in various applications.