Agriculture

Agriculture is the science and art of cultivating plants and livestock. Agriculture was the key development in the rise of sedentary human civilization, whereby farming of domesticated species created food surpluses that enabled people to live in cities. The history of agriculture began thousands of years ago. After gathering wild grains beginning at least 105,000 years ago, nascent farmers began to plant them around 11,500 years ago. Pigs, sheep and cattle were domesticated over 10,000 years ago. Plants were independently cultivated in at least 11 regions of the world. Industrial agriculture based on large-scale monoculture in the twentieth century came …

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Superintendent. Government Press · 1955

RAFIUDDrR ARMED, Minister-in-charge of the Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Department. Thy Hon'ble Minister for the Agriculture and Anim Husbandry Branch of the Department of Agriculture, Animal Husband


1953 English

The increase in the former was mainly due to the payment of the arrears of pay as a result of the revised scales which were paid during this year and …

Engineering Technology Medicine Veterinary Agriculture Forestry Commerce • • • • Law Applied Art Poly-teclmio High Others Industry Medicine Agriculture Forestry Commerce Arts and Crafts Others Medicine . . . . Veterinary . . . . Agriculture . . . . Forestry . . Commerce . . . . Engineering Technology Medicine Veterinary Agriculture Forestary Commerce Law Applied Art and Architecture Poly-teohnic High Others Industry Medicine Agriculture Forestry Commerce Arts and Crafts ... Others


Manager of Publications · 1953 English

The importance of livestock in the national economy can be appreciated from the fact that the contribution of livestock to the national income of India in 1950-51 was Rs. [...] …

ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS MINISTRY OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE, GOVT. OF INDIA INDIAN LIVESTOCK CENSUS 1951 AND STATISTICAL ADVISER MINISTRY OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE PUB[ ISHIED IV THE MANAGER OF PUBLICATIONS, DCLHL



Superintendent. Government Press · 1953 English

(c) SUPPLY OF COPIES OF GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS TO ASSOCIATIONS OF GOVERNMENT SERVANTSupply of copies of Government G. C. No. [...] (6) EMPLOYMENT OF GRANT OF CONCESSIONS TO AND APPRECITION OF …

persons nominated by the Henourable Minister for Agriculture in consultation with the Honourable Ministers


Jupiter Press · 1953 English

Co-opted Members In most of the States which the Ccmmission visited the Government of the State concerned nominated a member of the Education Department or a prominent educationist of the …

special reference here to the teaching of Agriculture. Agriculture is the most important industry of the country to a proper a_apreciation of the role that agriculture plays in the national economy must be stressed present there are not many schools which have agriculture as a subject of study, and even where it does serve any useful purpose. As the training in agriculture has to be largely provided in the field, the so that he may acquire the right approach to agriculture. He should take to it with the same interest


Superintendent. Government Press · 1953 English

of the Orissa Administrative Service who as Deputy Superintendent of my office gave me ungrudging help in the prepartion of the District Census Handbooks and Shri K. Sriramamurti of the …

SECTION I—Preliminary Remarks Importance of Agriculture—Low Yield—Causes of Low Productivity—Pressure Agricultural Population—Abnormal Depen- dence on Agriculture .. .. .. .. • • • • 220—226 V PAGl Class of Workers—Number of Active Workers in Agriculture— Ratio of Workers and Consumers—Surplus and Once—Manuring—Crops—Cash Crops—Dependence on Agriculture— Progress of Cultivation—From 1901 to 1921—From General Backwardness—Abnormal Dependence on Agriculture—Classification of Popula- tion—Under-employment


Manager of Publications · 1953 English

In this connection the manufacture of sulphur from gypsum the use of cottonseeds by the vegetable oil industry the exploitation of the fir forests in the remoter Himalayas for the …

Industry in India is of considerable importance, as agriculture holds the foremost place in the national economy machinery as are generally or commonly used for agriculture and also those which, although used for non-agricultural in consultation with the Ministry of Food and Agriculture. According to certain conditions laid down for


Punjab Law Reporter Press · 1953 English

MINISTRY OF LAW S. R 0. 1788.—New Delhi the :15th October 1952—In exercise of the powers conferred by section 169 of the Representation of the People Act 1951 (X LlII …

Commerce and Industry and the Miaistry of Food and Agriculture of the Central Government, to be appointed by


Ministry of Agriculture · 1953 English

of the total area under forests and 12.25% of the total Geographical Area of the country. [...] Due to want of comparable data for all the States in the beginning …

ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS MINISTRY OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE, GOVT. OF INDIA INDIAN FOREST STATISTICS 1949-50 and Statistical Adviser Ministry of Food and Agriculture 1'l "l L1S111?U 11i it ut, M.\NAGE[t Ofl? I'UIfl Statistical Adviser, NEw DELHI: Ministry of Food and Agriculture. November, 1952. This Publication was Compiled


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