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Crop Production and Management
When the same kinds of plants are grown at one place on a large scale, it is called a crop.
Two broad cropping patterns can be identified. These are:
The crops which are sown in the rainy season are called kharif crops.
Paddy, maize, soyabean, groundnut, cotton, etc., are the examples of kharif crops.
The crops which are grown in the winter season are called rabi crops.
Wheat, gram, pea, mustard and linseed are the examples of rabi crops.
Basic Practices of Crop Production:
The several activities undertaken by the farmers for the cultivation of crops over a period of time are referred to as agricultural practices. These activities are:
Preparation of soil
Adding manure and fertilisers
Protection from weeds
Types of irrigation
Agriculture- It is a process of growing crops on a large scale.
Horticulture-It is a process of growing fruits, vegetables, and ornamental plants.
Crops- The plants which are grown in large number to get useful products by men is said to be crops.
The plants which are grown in large number to get useful products by men is said to be crops.