• question_answer Which one of the following sets of conditions is necessary for a good cultivation of wheat? A)  Moderate temperature and moderate rainfall B)  High temperature and heavy rainfall C)  High temperature and moderate rainfall D)  Low temperature and low rainfall.

Correct Answer: A

Solution :

[a] Wheat is a temperate crop which requires moderate temperature varying from $15{}^\circ$ to $20{}^\circ C$and a moderate rainfall between 25 and 75 cm. High temperatures and heavy rainfall are harmful for this crop. Annual rainfall of 100 cm is the highest limit for its growth. Irrigation is required in areas of annual rainfall below 25 cm.

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