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1. Jute cultivation in India is concentrated in the delta area of which of the following rivers?

2. Which of the following is the largest irrigation canal in India?

3. Which one of the following is the correct sequence in the decreasing order of production (in million tonnes) of the given foodgrains in India?

4. The eyes of potato are useful for -

5. What is Slash and Burn Agriculture?

6. Rotation of crops means

7. The nitrogen present in the atmosphere is -

8. Which is the largest cotton growing State in India?

9. The variety of coffee largely grown in India is -

10. Under which plan did the Government introduce an agricultural strategy which gave rise to Green Revolution?

11. Laterite soil develops as a result of -

12. What kind of soil is treated with gypsum to make it suitable for cropping?

13. Golden rice variety has been developed to combat the deficiency of -

14. Which one of the following is known as a pseudocereal?

15. Besides Rabi and Kharif, which is the third crop season in India?

16. Kharif crops are harvested in -


17. Coating urea with which of the following has been found to increase the yield of crops?

18. Which one among the following agricultural crops/groups of crops may be grown in abundant in lowlands and river deltas of fertile alluvial soil where there is high summer temperature and rainfall varies’ from 180 cm to 250 cm?

19. Which of the following crops would be preferred for sowing in order to enrich the soil with nitrogen?

20. For which of the following is black soil not very suitable?

21. Extensive areas of grape cultivation in France are especially called -

22. To which group does the black cotton soil of India belong?

23. Which of the following is a cash crop in India?

24. Which of the following is a salt tolerant rice variety grown in water-logged coastal regions of Kerala?

25. Which of the following is grown mainly on mountain slopes?

26. Which one of the following is not a nitrogenous fertilizer?

27. Which acid is used in the production of fertilizers?

28. The headquarters of Food and Agricultural Organisation are located in -

29. The headquarters of International Rice Research Institute are located in -

30. Who was the first recipient of World Food Prize?

31. Which country has the highest reserves (nearly 70%) of phosphates, an important ingredient for fertilisers?