Deer

deer, (family Cervidae), any of 43 species of hoofed ruminants in the order Artiodactyla, notable for having two large and two small hooves on each foot and also for having…

camel

A camel is an even-toed ungulate in the genus Camelus that bears distinctive fatty deposits known as “humps” on its back. Camels have long been domesticated and, as livestock, they…

Badger

Badger, common name for any of several stout carnivores, most of them members of the weasel family (Mustelidae), that are found in various parts of the world and are known…

Cropping systems- what is Cropping systems- what is Sequential cropping system- what is Intercropping System- what is Alley cropping- what is Season based cropping system- what is Mixed cropping

Farmers resort to cultivation of a number of crops and rotate particular crop combinations. More than 250 cropping systems are being followed in India, of which 30 cropping systems are…

Seed treatment – what is seed treatment – what is meant by seed treatment- what are the type of seed treatment – How is seed treatment done- what is seed dressing in agriculture – what is uses in dressing of seeds – what is Seed coating- what is Seed pelleting

Seed treatment Seed treatment is usages of specific products and specific techniques to improve the growth environment for the seed, seedlings and young plants. It ranges from a basic dressing…

Seed – what is seed- what is seed in simply world – Functions of seeds

seed’ (in some plants, referred to as a ‘kernel’) is a small embryonic ’plant’ enclosed in a covering called the seed coat, usually with some ‘stored food’. Seeds fundamentally are…

Drainage- what is Drainage- what is drainage and type of drainage – what is mean by drainage – what are the four type of drainage – what is Surface drainage- How is surface drainage done-what is Sub surface drainage

Drainage it is a removal of water from the field as a moisture control mechanism. •Drainage and irrigation are important aspects to be understood by the farmers •Drainage provides desirable…

Centrally sponsored micro irrigation scheme- How do I apply for pmark scheme – whan was micro irrigation launched – what is Salient Features- what is Structure of Scheme

It is clear from the above diagram that drip irrigation is the most efficient irrigation in terms of water use efficiency compared to all other methods. Flood irrigation method is…

Furrow irrigation- what is Furrow irrigation- what is Advantages of furrow irrigation- what is Sprinkler irrigation- what is furrow irrigation Advantages

•Furrows are small channels, which carry water down the land slope between the crop rows. •Water infiltrates into the soil as it moves along the slope. •The crop is usually…

Various methods can be used to supply irrigation- what is water to the plants- what is Surface Irrigation- what is Basin Irrigation- what is Maintenance of basins- what is Advantages of furrow irrigation

Various methods can be used to supply irrigation water to the plants •Surface irrigation: •Basin irrigation •Furrow irrigation •Sprinkler irrigation •Drip irrigation Surface Irrigation Surface irrigation is the application of…

Irrigation- what do you mean by irrigation – what are the 3 type is irrigation – what is irrigation process- what is irrigation type of irrigation – what are the consider in planning of irrigation

An adequate water supply is important for plant growth. When rainfall is not sufficient, the plants must receive additional water from irrigation. Points consider for irrigation decisions •Land suitability for…

Conservation- what is important Soil conservative- what is Conservation farming- what is Vegetation and vegetative management- what is Best practices to control soil blowing- what is Shelterbelts for moderating microclimate- what is Overland flow management- what is Zero tillage- World nurture Conservation day

World nurture Conservation day July 28 Conservation is the utilization without wastage of resources is required to ensure a high level of pro-duction. Important soil conservation measures are •Conservation Tillage…

Soil erosion- what is soil erosion in short answer- what are causes of soil erosion- what is the process of Soil erosion- what is Erosion by water- what is Sheet erosion- what is Gully erosion- what is Stream channel erosion- what is Wind erosion

Soil erosion is the detachment and transportation of soil material from one place to another through the action of wind, water in motion or by the hitting action of the…

Soil and Water Conservation- what is Soil and Water Conservation- what is Degradation of soil and water takes place with water and wind erosion- what is Several factors are responsible for runoff- Soil types- what is Sandy soil- what is Clay soil- what is Silt loam, loamy and fine sandy loam- How vegetation reduces runoff

Soil and water are our precious heritage. Hence, it is obligatory on our part to protect and hand over these resources to further generations. It is estimated that about 50%…

Coping options for farmers- How can we solve farmers problems – How can we protect farming – what is the best farming method – what do framers need most- what is Integrated Farming System – what is Enlarging the Food Basket- what is Neem, Mulberry & Cowpea- what is Straw Thatching

Access to information •Progressive Farmers •ATMA extension functionaries – Block Technology Manager, SMS, farmer friend, Farm School •Trained input dealers •Agri Clinics and Agribusiness Centers •KVK •Agricultural Research Stations •Agricultural…

Change in pest and disease scenario due to climate change- How does climate change affect pests and disease- what is impact of climate change on pests – How do you think climate change will affect pests disease and weeks

•Due to increase in rainfall: Pests like bollworm, red hairy caterpillar and leaf spot diseases may increase.Due to increase in temperature: Sucking pests such as mites and leaf miner may…

Climatic factors- what is climatic and factors- what is Climatic factors and crops- what is Climate and seasons- what is Climate, cropping pattern and agricul-tural production issues- what is Important agricultural related factors responsible for climate change- what is Expected impact of climate change on agriculture- what is Impact of climate change in India

Climate and agriculture •Monsoon is a key source of water in agriculture •Most of our rivers are seasonal fed by the monsoon; even irrigated agriculture depends on monsoon. •Cropping pattern…

Soil conditionsFactors influencing decisions on the selection of crops and cropping system- what is climatic factors – Soil conditions- Cropping system options- Past and present experiences of farmers- Expected profit and risk – Economic conditions of farmers including land holding –

Climatic factors Is the crop/cropping system suitable for local weather parameters such as temperature, rainfall, sun shine hours, relative humidity, wind velocity, wind direction, seasons and agro-ecological situations? Soil conditions…

General Conditions for Cultivation of Crops- what are the conditions for growing crops – Increase in productivity and profitability can be achieved through

Agricultural Universities, Research Institutes, Krishi Vigyan Kendras have been generat-ing ample technologies to improve the productiv-ity and profitability of the farmers. How many of these technologies are reaching the farmers?…

What is DRY HEAT METHOD- what is Roasting- Roasting advantage and disadvantage- what is Grilling- Grilling advantage and disadvantage – what is Toasting- Toasting advantage and disadvantage – what is Baking- Baking advantage and disadvantage – what is Sauteing- sauteing advantage and disadvantage – what is Frying- Frying advantage and disadvantage-

DRY HEAT METHOD Dry heat cooking gives a crisp texture, brown colour and pleasant flavor to the foods. Some common ways by which you cook food by dry heat are…

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