Date : June 6, 2021 | Tags : Agriculture, Economy
1. Consider the following statements
  1. The regional distribution of the agricultural credit has been skewed in favour of the North Eastern Region.
  2. Since economic reforms began in 1991, India has been a net exporter of Agri-products for the third time in the year 2019-20.
Which of the following statement is/are correct?

2. Consider the following statements
  1. COVID 19 induced lockdown did not have any adverse impact on the agriculture and its allied sectors.
  2. The agricultural and its allied sectors clocked a growth rate of more than 3% during 2020-21.
Which of the following statement is/are correct?

3. Which of the following statement is/are correct with respect to Agri Infrastructure Fund(AIF)?
  1. It will provide funds for building roads from farms to mandis.
  2. Under the scheme, Rs. 1 Lakh Crore will be provided by banks and financial institutions as loans with interest subvention of 3% per annum.

4. Which of the following statement is/are incorrect?
  1. “Operation Greens” run by Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MOFPI) has been extended to 22 fruit and vegetables.
  2. PM Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana aimed at ensuring food and nutritional security to around 80 crores families who were affected due to the COVID-19 induced national lockdown.

5. Consider the following statement with respect to Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana.
  1. The prescribed premium for the scheme is 2% for the Kharif crops and 1.5% for all the rabi crops. In the case of annual commercial and horticultural crops, the premium is 5%.
  2. Enrolment 100% compulsory for all farmers from 2020 Kharif.
Which of the following statement is/are incorrect?