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.  

Commercial Farming

It is type of farming in which farmers uses modern inputs, such as high-yielding variety (HYV) seeds, chemical fertilizers, insecticides, and pesticides.

Rabi Crops

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.

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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.