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VEGETABLE CAPSULE- 1

VEGETABLE PRODUCTION OLERICULTURE:- Study of vegetable science. • Country with Maximum Production:- CHINA • Country with Maximum Area under Production:- INDIA • For balanced diet, a person should consume 300gm of vegetables [115gm leaved vegetables, 70gm root vegetables and 115gm

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ANIMAL HUSBANDARY (Part I)

India is on 2nd position in number of cows & have 1st position in no. of buffalos India position in number of elements: Goat:- 1st Sheep:- 2nd Ducks:- 8th Chickens:- 8th Camel:- 10th 57.8% of world buffaloes are found in

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SOIL (PART III)

Indian Soil Alluvial Soils Most fertile soil grey or greyish-brown in color Texture:- sandy loam to clay loam recent originated soil largest area occupied i.e 75 mha P & K are in sufficient amount pH:- 7.0 to 8.0 Found in

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Soil (Part II)

Fertility, manure and fertilizers of Soil: Soil tilth:- Optimum physical condition of soil for crop growth. 16 important element for plant growth and are divided into Macro and Micro nutrient. L,Se,Ga,Al are beneficial elements Al and Sl are Ballast elements.

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SOIL SCIENCE (Part I)

SOIL (Part I) Stages if soil formation-Infancy, youth maturity and old age: Pedology is the study of origin, formation and geographic distribution of soils in nature. Edaphology is the study of soil in relation to crop growth. A pedon is

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Banana,Papaya,Guava & Citrus fruits

BANANA Scientific Name:- Musa paradisiacal Family:- Musaceace Origin Place:- South Eastern Asia India holds 1st position in Banana production in world followed by Brazil and China Banana contains 27% carbohydrate alongwith Vitamin A,B,C. In India, Tamilnadu holds 1st rank in

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Horticulture

HORTICULTURE CAPSULE This capsule contains all the Important Points of Horticulture required for IBPS S.O. AGRI. FIELD OFFICER Exam.   Share of Horticulture in Agriculture GDP of India :- 30.5 % [2008-09] Area under Horticulture cultivation:- 21.2 Million Hectare [2009-10]

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Cereal Crops

Cereal Crops Those Gramini class crops which are produced to get kernel. These are stable food. Types Major cereals :- Wheat, rice, barley Millets/ Minor cereals:- Maize, jowar, bajra, मंडुआ  Smaller Millets:- रागी, कोंदो, काकुन, etc   Top cereals production        

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Maize

Maize Production & Area   In maize kernels Carbohydrates- 79% Protein- 5% Fat- 5% Ash- 2% *Maize is a C4 crop In cereal crops Maize is the crop used for Bio-Diesel production. Maize is originated/genesis from “Pie corn” Maize is

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Wheat

Important Points on Wheat Triticum aestivum Class :- Gramini 2n=42 Indian wheat variety- Triticum aestivum & T. Sphaerococcum. These varieties found in Mohanjodro culture. At present T. Aestivum wheat is grown in all over India. This variety is developed by

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