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Utilization of Land

Land is utilities in the following ways

  • Forests

Land not available for cultivation  

a) Barren or waste land

b) Land put to non agricultural uses . For example, roads, buildings .

  • Other uncultivated land (excluding fallow land) 

a) Permanent pastures and grazing land    

b)  Land under miscellaneous tree crops groves.

c) C ulturable waste land (left uncultivated for more than 5 agricultural years).

  • Fallow lands

a) Current fallow (left without cultivation for one or less than one agricultural year).

b) Other than current fallow (left uncultivated for the past 1-5 agricultural years).


  1. Net sown area - Area sown more than once in an agricultural year plus net sown area is known as gross cropped area.
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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 14 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.