1) food crop and cash crop

2)horticulture and floriculture


Asked by nathsantanukumar | 29th Oct, 2018, 09:02: PM

Expert Answer:

Differences between food crops and cash crops:

Food crops

Cash crops

  • These crops are grown for direct consumption.
  • These crops are grown for direct sale in the market.
  • These crops provide food to the people.
  • These crops are economically important as they bring in much-needed cash into the country.
  • Examples: wheat, rice, cassava etc.
  • Examples: coffee, sugarcane, jute etc.

Differences between horticulture and floriculture:



  • It involves cultivation of decorative plants of all kinds.
  • It involves cultivation of flowering plants.

Answered by Sheetal Kolte | 30th Oct, 2018, 12:20: PM