Good morning class. today we are going to learn about the types of crops
TYPES OF CROPS
1) Agriculture done with the aim of selling the product and earning profit is called commercial agriculture
The different types of commercial agriculture practices around the world are -- Extensive Agriculture- Plantation Agriculture- Mixed Farming- Pastoral Farming
1) It is common in regions where there is abundant land but very sparse population.2) particularly in the mid-latitude grasslands.3) the prairies of north america, the pampas of Argentina, the steppes of Eurasia and the downs of Australia.
FEATURE OF EXTENSIVE AGRICULTURE
1) The land holdings are very big in size.2) Farming operations are fully mechanized and there are very few humans laborers.3) Fertilizers are not used to a great extent.4) Important feature is specialization important crop.5) Wheat is the most important crop.6) Total production from the farms is very large but per hectares productivity is low.