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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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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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AFO (DENA Bank 2008)

AGRICULTURE OFFICER (DENA Bank  2008) 1) Which of the following crops is tolerant of soil on water salinity? Date- palm Cabbage Orange Grapes Peas 2) How many minimum tractor hours • per year of 40 H .P. power should bej

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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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RICE

Important points of Rice   2n=24 Family- Gramini Scientific name- Oryza sativa Self pollinated crop June-July (sowing time) Requirement of Nitrogen-80-120 kg/ha, Phosphorus- 40-60 kg/ha, Potash- 40-50 kg/ha Azolla and blue green algae are used in paddy crop to complete

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