Agronomy Questions for IAS Prelims - Set 3
Agronomy Questions for IAS Prelims - Set 31. Under which part of the constitution land reforms is given
a. 7th schedule
b. 9th schedule
c. 8th schedule
d. 10th scheduleView Answer / Hide Answer2. Which of the following is related to the Doha round of WTO
d. FDI & FIIView Answer / Hide Answer3. Which of the following is not correctly matched?
a. NABARD ----------- 1. Refinancing agricultural credits
b. NAFED ------------ 2. Interstate of agricultural products
c. NCDC ------------- 3. Financial assistance to warehouses
d. SCARDB ----------- 4. Raising resources for state irrigationView Answer / Hide Answer
4. The prices at which government purchases food grains for maintaining PDS and building buffer stocks:
ANSWER: d. SCARDB ----------- 4. Raising resources for state irrigation
SCARDB - Raising resources for state land development banks
a. Minimum support prices
b. Procurement prices
c. Issue price
d. Ceiling pricesView Answer / Hide Answer
5. Which Indian state is the highest coffee producer?
ANSWER: b. Procurement prices
b. Tamil Nadu
d. AssamView Answer / Hide Answer6. Central Seed Testing and Referral Laboratory (CSTRL) is located at
d. LucknowView Answer / Hide Answer7. Minimum support prices (MSP) for agricultural crops in India are decided by
a. Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP)
c. Ministry of Agriculture
d. NAFEDView Answer / Hide Answer
8. Consider the following statements. Which of the following statement(s) is\are correct?
ANSWER: a. Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP)
I. The Union government fixes the Statutory Minimum Price of sugarcane every year.
II. Sugar and Sugarcane are essential commodities under Essential Commodities Act.
c. Both I & II
d. NoneView Answer / Hide Answer9. The Headquarter of Central Institute of Fisheries Education (CIFE) is situated in
b. New Delhi
d. HyderabadView Answer / Hide Answer10. Where was the first Agriculture University of India established?
d. Naini, AllahabadView Answer / Hide Answer