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Exercise :: Agriculture - Latest Current Affairs

  • Agriculture - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

The government has targeted how many million tonnes of mustard production by 2025-26?

A. 20
B. 17
C. 18
D. 15

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Government plans to bring around nine million hectares of land under mustard cultivation and raise the production to around 17 million tonnes (mt) by 2025-26.

2. 

What was the targeted Ground Level Credit for agriculture & allied sectors set for 2021-22?

A. Rs 15 Lakh cr
B. Rs 10 Lakh cr
C. Rs 16 Lakh cr
D. Rs 16.50 Lakh cr

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

To provide adequate credit to our farmers the Finance Minister in the Union Budget 2021 enhanced the agricultural credit target to Rs 16.5 lakh crore in FY22.

3. 

India has set up its first centre for wetland conservation in which city?

A. Bengaluru
B. Kochi
C. Panaji
D. Chennai

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

India has established its first centre for wetland conservation in Chennai on the occasion of Wetland Conservation Day.

4. 

How many additional minor forest produce items were included in minimum support price list by the Tribal Affairs Ministry?

A. 14
B. 15
C. 16
D. 18

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Ministry of Tribal Affairs has revised the MSP for MFP list and has included 14 additional MFPs in the list.

5. 

National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development has sanctioned how much fund to West Bengal to reconstruct infrastructure which was damaged by Cyclone Amphan?

A. Rs 595 crore
B. Rs 795 crore
C. Rs 695 crore
D. Rs 895 crore

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development(NABARD) has sanctioned Rs 795 crore to West Bengal to reconstruct infrastructure which was damaged by Cyclone Amphan under Rural Infrastructure Development Fund.