Climatic Zones Of India

1. Temperate fruit zone. 2. North West sub – tropical fruit zone. 3. North East sub – tropical fruit zone. 4. Central Tropical fruit zone. 5. South tropical fruit zone. 6. Coastal tropical fruit zone. 1. Temperate Fruit Zone:(Climatic Zones Of India) a) States: Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh, Hilly area of North …

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Zero Budget Natural Farming (ZBNF)

Zero Budget Natural Farming

Zero Budget Natural Farming (ZBNF) Agriculture is suffering many setbacks across the world, including extreme weather events like floods and droughts, as well as problems like soil deterioration, soil salinity, and water scarcity. Scaling up food production is critical if the world’s population of 9.6 billion people by 2050 is to be fed, as predicted …

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Genetically Modified Crops Biosafety Concerns and Regulations in India

Genetically Modified Crops

  Over 30 years ago, plant genetic engineering technologies were created, and since then, genetically modified (GM) or transgenic crops have been commercially accessible and extensively embraced in many countries. One or more genes coding for desired features have been introduced into these plants. The genes might come from the same plant species or from …

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Hydroponics Production

Hydroponics

Hydroponics After the invention of hydroponics, intensive and lucrative cultivation in a greenhouse environment became conceivable. The words “hydro-water” and “pones labour” literally mean “working with water.” Definition: Plants are grown in an inert medium such as gravel, sand, peat, vermiculite, or sawdust to which a nutrient solution containing all of the needed nutrients for …

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Crop Seasons in India

Crop Seasons

Crop Seasons in India Some of the most significant crops farmed in the nation are food and fibre crops, vegetables and fruits, spices and sauces, and so on. Rabi, Kharif, and Zaid are the three farming seasons of India. Kharif: Kharif crops are planted in various sections of the nation as the monsoon season approaches, …

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