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Agriculture Current Affairs-I (2014-15)

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IBPS (AFO)-2013 (Memory Based)

Who is chairman of NABARD ?  Harsh kumar Bhanwala CONTRIBUTION OF AG. IN GDP?  13.7% (2014) Largest fish producing state in India  A.P (2011-12) Soil and water tolerant crop Spacing of Chickpea 30*10 Total number of KVKs in India  641

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ICAR JRF ENTRANCE EXAM-2003-04 General Agriculture Questions(Memory Based)

ICAR JRF ENTRANCE EXAM-2003-04 General Agriculture Questions (Memory Based) 1. DNA contains following number of nitrogenous base (A)One (B) Two (Q Four (D) Ten 2. Animal and plant cell can be differentiated by (A) Conductivity (B) Size (C) Presence or

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Anwer Key for IBPS-SO (AFO) 2012

Q.1 2 Q.11 2 Q.21 1 Q.31 2 Q.41 3 Q.2 1 Q.12 4 Q.22 2 Q.32 2 Q.42 1 Q.3 4 Q.13 2 Q.23 1 Q.33 4 Q.43 1 Q.4 1 Q.14 4 Q.24 2 Q.34 2 Q.44 1

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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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MANGO Scientific Name:- Mangifera indica Family:- Anacardiaceae Origin Place:- Indo-Burma Region India is the largest producer and exporter of mangoes. Mango is the national fruit of India. Top 5 Mango Producer States:- [2009-10] Uttar Pradesh (26.33%) Andhra Pradesh (18.6 %)

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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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