Correct Answer : Option (D) - Narendra Singh Tomar
Correct Answer : Option (C) - $50 bn
Note : India's agricultural exports touched their highest-ever mark by crossing $50 billion in Financial Year 2022. The agricultural exports grew by 19.92 percent in the financial year to touch $ 50.21 billion, as per the provisional data provided by the Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence and Statistics (DGCI&S).
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Haryana
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Uttar Pradesh
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Kerala
Correct Answer : Option (D) - March 2023
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Andhra Pradesh
Note : The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations has signed an agreement with the Andhra Pradesh Government to train the farmers in good farm management practices and sustainable agricultural methods. The FAO apart, the Indian Council of Agricultural Research is collaborating on the project.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Narendra Modi
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Punjab
Note : The Punjab Cabinet headed by chief minister "Charanjit Singh Channi" approved the ‘Punjab Tissue Culture Based Seed Potato Rules-2021’ to develop Punjab as a standard potato seed centre. With this decision, Punjab has become the first Indian state to have the facility of tissue culture-based certification, which will develop the Jalandhar-Kapurthala belt of Punjab as the export hub of potatoes. The Cabinet also approved to introduce the ‘Punjab Horticulture Nursery Bill-2021’ by amending 'Punjab Fruit Nursery Act-1961'.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - European Union
Note : India has entered the top 10 list of the countries exporting agricultural produce in the year 2019 with a sizable share in the export of rice, cotton, soya beans and meat. The United States of America (USA), which topped the list in 1995 with 22.2% share of world Agri export, was overtaken by the European Union (EU) in 2019 with 16.1% global Agri share.