It is practice of large-scale cultivation of soil in order to produce crops.
|Primitive Subsistence Farming||
It is the type of farming that is done on a small patch of land with the help of primitive tools such as hoe, dao, and digging sticks.
It is type of farming in which farmers uses modern inputs, such as high-yielding variety (HYV) seeds, chemical fertilizers, insecticides, and pesticides.
Crops that are sown in winter from October to December and harvested in summer from April to June.
|Kharif crops||Crops that are grown with the onset of monsoon and these are harvested in September-October.|
Crops that are sown between the rabi and Kharif seasons i.e from March to June.
Glossary - Concepts - Chapter 4 Class 10 Geography - Agriculture - Geography
Last updated at July 7, 2023 by Teachoo