Tag: Agriculture

  • An Overview of Five Year Plans

    The concept of economic planning in India is derived from the Russia (then USSR). India has launched 12 five year plans so far. First five year plan was launched in 1951. Now the present NDA government has stopped the formation of five year plans. So 12th five year plan would be called the last five year plan of […]

  • Agro Climatic Zones

    [wp_objects_pdf] An “Agro-climatic zone” is a land unit in terms of major climates, suitable for a certain range of crops and cultivars. The planning aims at scientific management of regional resources to meet the food, fiber, fodder, and fuelwood without adversely affecting the status of natural resources and environment. Agro-climatic conditions mainly refer to soil […]

  • List of Important Agricultural Revolutions In India

    The following table briefly highlights the important agricultural revolutions of India and the table is followed by some very important key points that one must remeber for the competitive exam. Revolution Product related Father/Person associated with Protein Revolution Higher Production (Technology driven 2nd Green revolution). Coined by PM Narendra Modi and FM Arun Jaitely. Yellow Revolution […]

  • List of All Colour Revolution and Their Fathers or Founders

    Father of Green Revolution in India is M.S. Swaminathan »Father of Green Revolution is Norman Borlaug »Father of Blue Revolution is Dr. Hiralal Chaudhary. »Father of White Revolution is Dr. Verghese Kurien.   Green Revolution: The Green Revolution refers to a series of research, and development, and technology transfer initiatives, occurring between the 1940s and the late […]