The alfalfa is a
Alfalfa is cultivated as an important forage crop.
Assertion (A) : USA grows sugarcane in the Gulf coast region.
Reason (R) : The climate of this region is warm and moist.
Assertion (A) : China is a leading producer of Rice but does not export rice.
Reason (R) : Chinese rice is of inferior quality and there is no
demand for it in the international market.
Peanuts are the main crop of
The leading producer of both rice and wheat in the world is
The country at the top in terms of percentage of total coffee production in the world is
The country at the top in terms of percentage of total coffee production in the world is Brazil. Coffee production in Brazil is responsible for about a third of all coffee produced in the world making Brazil the world’s largest producer, a position the country has held for the last 150 years.
Coffee plantations, covering some 27,000 km2 (10,000 sq mi), are mainly located in the southeastern states of Minas Gerais, São Paulo and Paraná where the environment and climate provide ideal growing conditions.
The largest producer of copper in the world is
Chena cultivation is found in
The ‘Wheat Crescent’ lies in
The leading producer of natural rubber in the world is
In which of the following crops the international trade is low in comparison to total produce?
Which of the following countries is the largest producer of Argan oil?
The leading wool producing country in the world is
The major agricultural regions of the world were first delineated by
The major agricultural regions of the world were first delineated by D. Whittlesey. One of the most satisfactory classifications of agricultural regions in the world was proposed by D. Whittlesey in 1936.
Whittlesey employed five criteria to classify agricultural regions in the world: (a) crop and livestock combination; (b) intensity of land use; (c) processing and marketing of farm produce; (d) degree of mechanisation; and (e) types and associations of buildings and other structures associated with agriculture.
Kanat system of irrigation is developed in