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Crops revolution in India

Indian Crop Revolution

Crops revolution in India, they are three seasons for cultivation of crops

Kahrif Season

Rabi Season

Ziad Season 

Kharif

Kahrif seasonJune to October.

Cultivation: Rice, Ragi, Cotton, Jute

Rabi 

Rabi Season, November to March

Cultivation: Wheat, Barley, Mustard

Ziad

 Zabi Season, April to May

Cultivation : Groundnut, Musk melon, Cucumber

Crops are broadly classified into 4 types

Food Crops

Fiber Crops

Cash Crops

Plantation 



Food Crops

Rice, Wheat, Barley, Ragi, Millet, Maize, Jower

Fiber Crops

Cotton, Jute, Mista, Silk, Hemp

Cash Crops

Sugar cane, Papaya, Potato, Onion, Tobacco

Plantation Crops

Coffee, Rubber, Tea

Other crops
Coconut, Ground nut, Linseed, Rap seed, Mustard, Sesame, Sun flower, Soya been

Different crop Producing states 

Rice

Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal

Wheat

Punjab, Uttar Pradesh

Sugarcane

Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Tamilanadu

Ground Nut

Andhra Pradesh, Bihar

Tobacco

Andhra Pradesh

Cotton

Maharashtra

Coconut

Kerala, West Bengal

Barley

Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh

Coffee

Karnataka

Tea

Assam

Silk

Karnataka

Spices

Kerala

Rubber

Kerala

Chillies

Andhra Pradesh

Onions

Maharashtra

Crop Revolution 

Green Revolution : Food grains

White Revolution : Milk

Yellow Revolution : Oil seeds



Blue Revolution : Fish

Pink Revolution : Pharmaceutical

Brown Revolution : Leather productions

Grey Revolution : Fertilizers

Silver Revolution : Poultry

Golden Fiber : Jute Productions

Black Revolution : Petroleum products

Round Revolution : Potato

Father of Green Revolution = Norman Borlang (World), M S Swaminathan (India)

Father of White Revolution = Vargees Khurian

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By  Jillella Mahalaxmaiah ([email protected])

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