Seasonal fruits in Tamil nadu with months

Seasonal fruits in Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu has a tropical climate, which means that it has a long growing season and a wide variety of fruits are grown throughout the year. However, there are certain fruits that are most abundant and in season during certain times of the year. Summer (March to June) During the … Read more

Soil type in tropical rainforest

The soil type in tropical rainforests is typically oxisols or ultisols. Oxisols are highly weathered, acidic soils that are rich in iron and aluminium oxides. Ultisols are also highly weathered, but they contain more clay than oxisols. Both oxisols and ultisols are low in nutrients, which is why tropical rainforests are often considered to be … Read more

Movement of indian plate Upsc

Movement of Indian plate The Indian Plate consists of India Peninsular and Australian continental portions. The subduction zone along the Himalayas forms the northern plate boundary in the form of continent-continent convergence. In the east, it extends through the Rakinyoma Mountains of Myanmar towards the island arc along the Java Trench. In the East, the … Read more

Red soil in India: Characteristics, Types and Crop Grown Upsc

Red soil in India Upsc

Red Soil in India Red Soil in India is 10.6% of the total geographic area. It is mostly found in the states of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Eastern Andra Pradesh, Odisha, Jharkhand, Bihar Uttar Pradesh etc. Red soil is developed on a crystalline igneous rock in places having low rainfall. In India, especially in the … Read more

Types of soil in Uttar Pradesh

Types of soil in Uttar Pradesh

Types of soil in Uttar Pradesh The soil in Uttar Pradesh is mostly old. Except for the traces found in rivers valleys. Uttar Pradesh soil is covered by a deep layer of alluvium due to the slow-moving Ganges river and its tributaries. These alluvial soils are fertile that range from sandy to clayey loam. Soils … Read more

Best book for Indian Geography Upsc

Best book for Indian geography Geography is an important part of General Studies Paper 1 in Upsc CSE. The geography part comes with questions from World and India Geography that also consists of the Physical, Social, and Economic geography of the World and India. Geography is also one of the most taken optional papers in … Read more

Pressure belts of the World Upsc

Permanent pressure belts of the World

Pressure belts of the World There is a relationship between temperature and the atmospheric pressure of place. This is not uniform everywhere in the world. As some places on the earth have low pressure and some places on the earth have high pressure. This is greatly modified by the rotation of the earth. These permanent … Read more

Horticulture Crops in India Upsc

Horticulture Crops in India Upsc

Fruits, vegetables, and flowers are horticulture crops. India is the second-largest producer of Horticulture crops. Apple is mostly produced in Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, and Uttarakhand. Banana cultivation is mainly in Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra. Orange cultivation is mainly in Maharashtra, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Tamil Nadu, and Karnataka. Grape cultivation is … Read more

Livestock farming in India Upsc

Livestock farming in India Upsc

One source of income for the farmer helps a lot during crop failure. It contributes 4% of GDP. India contributes 11.6 % of livestock in the world, which is number one. i.Cattle Cattle constitute 37.3 percent of the livestock population in India. India has second-largest cattle population after Brazil. Madhya Pradesh tops with 10.3 % … Read more

Commercial crops in India and its growing areas Upsc

Commercial crops in India Commercial crops are crops that are planted mainly for the purpose of selling on the market to make exports and to make high profits. They are also called cash crop or profit crop that is grown to sell for profit. These crops are usually purchased by third parties such as agents, … Read more

* * All the Notes in this blog, are referred from Tamil Nadu State Board Books and Samacheer Kalvi Books. Kindly check with the original Tamil Nadu state board books and Ncert Books.