Agriculture in India

Important Crops of India – Agriculture in India

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CapitalKavaratti
Area32 sq. km
Population60,595
Sex Ratio947
Growth Rate17.19%
Literacy86.66%
LanguagesJeseri (Dweep Bhasha) and Mahal

Oilseeds

CapitalPuducherry
Area492 sq. km
Population973,829
Sex Ratio1001
Growth Rate20.56%
Literacy81.24%
Districts4
LanguagesTamil, Telegu, Malayalam, English, French

Cash Crops

NameLocationReserves for
Dachigam SanctuaryDachigam ( Kashmir )Kashmiri Stag
Datma SanctuarySingbhum ( Jharkhand )Elephants, Leopard, Wild bear, Barking deer
Dandeli SanctuaryDharwar ( Karnataka )Tiger, Panther, Elephant, Chital, Sambar, Wild bear
Dudhwa National ParkLakhimpurkheri ( U.P. )Tiger, Panther, Sambar, Chital, Nilgai, Barking deer
Gandhi Sagar SanctuaryMandsaur ( M.P. )Chital, Sambar, Chinkara, Barking deer, Wild birds
Garampani SanctuaryDiphu ( Assam )Elephant, Leopard, Wild Buffalo, Langur
Ghana Bird SanctuaryBharatpur, ( Rajasthan )Water birds, Black-buck, Chital, Sambar
Gir ForestJunagarh ( Gujarat )India\'s biggest wildlife sanctuary famous for Gir Lions
Gautam Buddha SanctuaryGaya ( Bihar )Tiger, Leopard, Sambar, Chital, Barking deer
Hazaribagh SanctuaryHazaribagh ( Jharkhand )Tiger, Leopard, Chital, Nilgai, Sambar, Wild cat
Intangki SanctuaryKohima ( Nagaland )Elephant, Gaur, Tiger, Panther, Barking deer, Wild bear
Jaldapara SanctuaryWest BengalRhinoceros
Kangiorghat National ParkChattisgarhTiger, Panther, Sambar,Chital
Kawal SanctuaryAdilabad ( Andhara Pradesh )Tiger, Panther, Gaur, Chital, Wild bear
Kaziranga National ParkJorhat ( Assam )Horned rhinoceros, Gaur, Elephant, Leopard, Wild Buffalo
Khangchandzenda National ParkGangtok ( Sikkim )Snow Leopard, Musk Deer, Himalayan bear
Kinnersani SanctuaryKhamrsan ( Andhra Pradesh)Tiger, Panther, Gaur, Chital, Sambar, Nilgai
Kolleru PelicanaryElluru ( Andhra Pradesh )Pelicans, Painted stork
Nagerhole National ParkCoorg ( Karnataka )Elephant, Tiger, Panther, Sambar, Chital
Namdafa SanctuaryTirap ( Arunachal Pradesh )Elephant, Panther, Sambar, Tiger, Chital, King Cobra
Nawegaon National ParkBhandara ( Maharashtra )Tiger, Panther, Sambar, Chital, Nilgai
Orang SanctuaryNear Dispur ( Assam )Elephant, Panther, Sambar
Pachmarhi SanctuaryHoshangabad ( Madhya Pradesh )Tiger, Panther, Bear, Sambar, Nilgai, Barking Deer
Pakhal SanctuaryWarangal ( Andhara Pradesh )Tiger, Panther, Sambar, Chital, Nilgai
Parambikulam SanctuaryPalghat ( Kerala )Tiger, Leopard, Gaur, Elephant, Nilgai, Chital
Pench National ParkNagpur ( Maharashtra )Tiger, Panther, Gaur, Sambar, Chital, Nilgai
Periyar SanctuaryIdukki ( Kerala )Elephant, Tiger, Panther, Gaur, Nilgai, Sambar, Wild bear
Ranganthittoo Bird SanctuaryIslands in Cauvery river in KarnatakaVarious Kinds of Birds can be seen
Rohla National ParkKulu ( Himachal Pradesh )Snow Leopard, Brown Bear, Musk Deer, Snow Cock, Snow Pigeon
Sariska SanctuaryAlwar ( Rajasthan )Tiger, Panther, Sambar, Nilgai, Chital, Chinkara
Sharaswathy Valley SanctuaryShimoga ( Karnataka )Elephant, Tiger, Panther, Sambar, Gaur Chital, Wild Bear
Shikari Devi SanctuaryMandi ( Himachal Pradesh ) Black Bear, Musk Deer, Panther, Leopard, Partridge
Shivpuri National ParkShivpuri ( Madhya Pradesh )Tiger, Panther, Sambar, Hyena, Sloth Bear, Nilgai
Similipal SanctuaryMayurbhanj ( Orissa )Elephant, Tiger, Leopard, Gaur, Chital
Someshwara SanctuaryCanara ( Karnataka )Tiger, Panther, Wild Boar, Leopard
Sunderban Tiger ReserveSouth 24 parganas ( West Bengal )Tiger, Deer, Wild Bear, Crocodile, Gangetic Dolphin
Sonai Rupa SanctuaryTezpur ( Assam )Elephant, Sambar, Wild Bear, One-horned Rhinoceros
Tadoba National ParkChandrapur ( Maharashtra )
Tiger, Panther, Sambar, Nilgai, Chinkara, Chital
Tadwai SanctuaryWarangal ( Andhra Pradesh )Tiger, Panther, Sambar, Gaur, Jungle Cat
Tansa SanctuaryThane ( Maharashtra )Panther, Sambar, Chital, Four-horned Antelope
Tungabhadra SanctuaryBellary ( Karnataka )Panther, Chital, Sloth bear, Four-horned Antelope
Ushakothi Wildlife
Sanctuary
OrissaElephant, Tiger, Sambar
Valvadar National ParkBhavnagar ( Gujarat )
Wolf, Black buck
Vedanthangal Bird
Sanctuary
Vedanthangal near Chingleput ( Tamil Nadu )
Important bird sanctuary
Waynad SanctuaryCannanore and Kozhikode ( Kerala )
Elephant, Gaur, Sambar, Chital, Wild bear, Deer
Wild Ass SanctuaryLittle Rann of Kutch ( Gujarat )Wild Ass, Wolf, Nilgai, Chinkara

Jhum

  • Shifting type of cultivation practiced in the hill slopes of Asom, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram and Nagaland.
  • In this, the trees are felled and set on fire. The ash of the burnt trees and the other vegetation adds to the fertility of soil. This land is used for 2-3 years till the soil gets exhausted and the jhum is abandoned. The cultivators then move onto the other patch of forest land.
  • Known by different names : Ladang (Malaysia), Chengin (Philippines), Milpa (Mexico), Konuko (Venezuela), Masole (Zaire basin), Chena (Sri Lanka).

 

Crops Producing States

Name of Specialty Number of Seats.
MPT in Orthopaedics 3
MPT in Neurology 3
MPT in Sports 3
Total9
SI.No.
Course
Eligibility Criteria
1.
MBA - Agri - Business Management+ 2 from CHSE, Orissa or its equivalent. B. Sc. (Ag.) / B. V. Sc. & A. H. / BTech. ( Agril. Engg.) / BTech. ( Dairy Science / Biotechnology ) / B.F.Sc. / BSc ( Forestry ) / BAMS / BSc ( Hort.) / BSc ( H.Sc.) / BTech / BSc / BCom / BBA from a recognized University with 50% marks for general and 45% marks for SC / ST / PH candidates and 55% for Graduate of Agriculture and allied subjects.
2.
MSc - Bioinformatics+ 2, Science from CHSE, Orissa or its equivalent with Mathematics and / or Biology as one of the subjects. BSc ( Hons.) / BSc.(Ag.) / BSc.( Forestry ) / BSc ( Hort.) / B.V.Sc & AH / BTech.( Dairy Science / Technology ) / BTech.( Agril. Engg.) / B.F.Sc. / B.C.S./ B.A.M.S/ MBBS / B. Pharma /BDS / BIT / BITM / BHMS / BTech / BSc ( Biotech ) from any recognized University with at least 50% of marks in aggregate for General & 45% of marks in aggregate for SC / ST / PH candidates and 55% for Graduate of Agriculture and allied subjects.

3.

MCA
+ 2 fromCHSE,Orissa or its equivalent. Any Graduate froma recognized University with at least 50%of marks in aggregate for General category & 45%
of marks in aggregate for SC / ST / PH category candidates and 55% for Graduate of Agriculture and allied subjects. Mathematics or Computer as one of the subject in +2 or Graduation level.

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