Agricultural Finance & Cooperation PDF Book

Book Detail:  Agricultural Finance & Cooperation Language: English Pages: 182 Author: TNAU Price: Free Outlines of Agricultural Finance & Cooperation  Agricultural finance: nature and scope Time value of money Agricultural credit-meaning, definition, need and classification Credit analysis History of financing agriculture in India Commercial banks Regional rural banks Higher financing institutions Crop insurance Crop insurance Agricultural cooperation-philosophy and principles. History of …

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INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT

Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is an effective and environmentally sensitive approach to pest management that relies on a combination of common-sense practices. IPM programs use current, comprehensive  information on the life cycles of pests and their interaction with the environment. This information, in combination with available pest control methods, is used to manage pest damage …

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MUSKMELON CULTIVATION

muskmelons  Scientific name:  Cucumis melo L. Common names:  Muskmelon or cantaloupe (English), spanspek (Afrikaans) Family name:  Cucurbitaceae The many cultivars of muskmelons (Cucumis melo L.) make a delicious addition to a summertime garden. Smooth-skinned cultivars include casabas, crenshaws and honeydew melons. Cultivars with nets on their skin include cantaloupes and Persian melons. Origin and distribution …

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Wheat Cultivation

Wheat (Triticum spp.) FAMILY: Poaceae ORIGIN: South-west Asia Introduction: Wheat (Triticum spp.) occupies the prime position among the food crops in the world. In India, it is the second important food crop being next to rice and contributes to the total foodgrain production of the country to the extent of about 25%. Wheat has played …

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Soil Salinity and Soil Alkalinity

Soil salinity and soil alkalinity: Soil salinity and soil alkalinity are the results of over irrigation in canal irrigated areas. In canal irrigated areas plenty of the water is available and the farmers indulge in over irrigation of their fields. Under such conditions, the ground water level rises and saline and alkaline efflorescences consisting of …

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RICE CULTIVATION

RICE (Oryza sativa) FAMILY:  Poaceae ORIGIN:  Indo-Barma region INTRODUCTION Rice is the staple food of people from Southern and eastern parts of India. It is hence widely cultivated in India and other parts of Asia such as China, Japan, Indonesia, Bangladesh, Thailand, etc. Globally, China is the leading producer of rice with India being the …

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