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Why are dried neem leaves used along with food grains during storage?

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Explain the traditional methods such as Chain Pump,Moat,Ra hat,Dhekli.

Chain pump: A chain pump consists of two large wheels, connected by an endless chain. The bot...

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Rajan Raman

Nov 23, 2014

Bring out the differences between kharif and rabi crops.

This answer has an image. Please click on the question to read more.

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Sara Batool Hussain

May 20, 2015


What are weedicides?

Sol:
Weeds are unwanted plants growing among wanted crops and compete with crop plants for sunlight, nutrients, water etc. 
Weedicides are the chemicals which are sprayed over field to get ri...

Answer (2)

Sanjeev Tiwari

Jun 7, 2015

Should foods grains be completely dried before storage? Why?

If freshly harvested grains are stored without drying they may get spoilt or attacked by microorganisms, loosing their germination capacity.
Hence, before storing them the grains are properly dried in th...

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Sumana

Jun 21, 2014

why paddy crops are not grown in winter season?

Because paddy needs a lot of water

 

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Sanjeev Tiwari

May 11, 2015


Why do farmers use manure and fertilisers in their field ?

Sol:
As the seeds germinate, the growing saplings should be provided with nutrients and water. Hence soil should be replenished with minerals in periodic intervals of time. Manure and fertilisers supply ...

Answer (2)

Yashas Uttangi

Nov 4, 2014

What are weedicides? Name any 2 weedicides.

Sol:
Weeds are unwanted plants growing among wanted crops and compete with crop plants for sunlight, nutrients, water etc.

Weedicides are the chemicals which are sprayed over field to get ...

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Sanjeev Tiwari

Jun 7, 2015

Why are dried neem leaves used along with food grains during storage?

Sol:
Neem leaves have a bitter fragrance and store some alkaloids which repel the insects and pathogens from attacking the stored food. Stored food grains are prone to attack by insects, pathogens and ot...

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Aiswarya Pradeep

May 7, 2015

Loosening of soil allows the roots to breathe easily, because it allows ____.

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Loosening of soil allows the roots to breathe easily, because it allows them to penetrate into the spaces in between the soil particles which have air trapped in them.

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