Posts Tagged ‘ CLIMATE ’

Rainfall Pattern and Distribution

February 8, 2013
By Krishiworld
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A considerable portion of the Indian subcontinent belongs to the subtropical zone. However, the region as a whole shares the characteristics of a tropical climate. Literally, the word ‘monsoon‘ means a wind system which undergoes a seasonal 180 degree reversal of direction. Many regions of the world experience the monsoon. In India, however, two...

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Field Crops [Part 1]

July 11, 2012
By Krishiworld
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CLIMATE. The Indo-Gangetic plains form the most important wheat area. The cool winters and the hot summers are very conducive to a good crop of wheat. Based on agroclimatic conditions, the country is broadly divided into five wheat zones. These are as follows: (i) The North- Western Plains Zone consisting of the plains of...

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