What are the different ways of increasing production on the same piece of land? Use examples to explain.
There is two different ways of increasing production on the same piece of land:
1. Multiple Cropping Method: This method refers to the cropping method in which more than two crops are grown on a piece of land during a year. This is the most common way of raising the production. This method of cropping is possible if there are the good facilities of irrigation.
2. Modern Farming Methods: This method refers that farming method HYV (high yielding variety) seeds are used instead of traditional seeds. Chemical fertilizers are used instead of animal excreta as manure and other natural fertilizers. In this method irrigation is done with the help of tube wells, tractors are used for ploughing, threshers are also used. At last before harvesting, pesticides and insecticides are sprayed once.
Every village in India is surveyed once in ten years during the Census some of details are presented in the following format. Fill up the following based on information on Palampur.
(b) Total Area of the Village.
(c) Land Use (In Hectares)
Land not available for cultivation (Area covering dwellings, roads, ponds, grazing grounds),