Category: Soil Science

  • 5 Methods Of Soil Sterilization For Vegetable Cultivation

    Methods of soil sterilization for vegetable cultivation: Tomato, chilli and brinjal Post Method of soil sterilization for vegetable cultivation Crops Brinjal, tomato, chilli and other vegetable crops Soil sterilization is a process of making soil media free from harmful microorganisms for better and quality crop production. Also read: Important Points Soils of India Selection of…

  • CN ratio: Importance and its functions in soil

    C:N ratio, its functions and importance List of contents (01). What is C:N ratio in soil? (02). Breaking down of organic matters (03). Important questions Also read: Soil Science MCQ: Multiple Choice Questions (01). What is C:N ratio in soil? C:N ratio is the ratio of the weight of organic C to the weight of…

  • Important Points Soils of India

    Soils of India Important points: Soils of India The major soil deposits of India There are total six major soil deposits in India. Alluvial Soil. Black Soil. Red Soil. Laterite Soil. Desert Soil. Forest Soil. Also read: Soil Science MCQ: Multiple Choice Questions Alluvial Soil It is dominated in northern plains of India. They have…

  • MCQ on soil and water conservation

    MCQ on soil and water conservation Multiple choice objective questions or mcq on soil and water conservation. These questions are important for all agricultural competition exams such as ICAR examinations, State Agricultural University Common Entrance Test, Agricultural government jobs, Horticultural government jobs, etc. Type Objective mcq Number of questions 30 Also read: Soil Science MCQ:…

  • Edaphology MCQs and Quiz with Answers

    Edaphology MCQs and Quiz with Answers Read multiple choice objective questions or mcq and quiz on edaphology. All questions belong to the major subject soil science. Topics: Edaphic factors, soil chemistry, plant and water relationship, plant and soil relationship, soil minerals, others important topics. Type Online mock test Number of questions 25 Also read: Soil…

  • Pedology multiple choice questions (MCQ)

    Pedology multiple choice questions (MCQ) Read pedology mcq. Multiple choice objective questions. Pedology quiz and online mock test. Major subject is soil science. Topics: Weathering of rocks, fromation of soil, factors of soil formation, sources of minerals, types of rocks, etc. Type Online quiz and mock test Number of questions 50 Also read: Soil Science…

  • Soil drenching method

    What is soil Drenching? Soil drenching is a method of application of chemicals in soil. These chemicals can be fertilizers or pesticides. It is a cultural practice or a mechanical process. Contents (1). Benefits (2). Who can do it? (3). When to do it? (4). How to do it? (5). Which crop requires drenching? (6).…

  • Which is the most fertile soil?

    Which is the most fertile soil? Soil fertility is the inherent capacity of soil to supply available nutrients to plants. Some types of soils are more fertile than the rest. For example, desert soil is one of the most least fertile soil. In this post we will know about ‘which is the most fertile soil’.…

  • Soils of India, Their Types and Characteristics

    Soils of India Soils of India having distinct Characteristics make India a diverse country in reference to availability of Soil-types. India is the 7th largest country in the world after Russia, Canada, US, China, Brazil and Australia. The different regions of India have different type of soils. For example black soils are dominant in Deccan…