What are green,blue,white,yellow & silver revolution?

Asked by sramona barua | 6th Nov, 2010, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

Dear student,
Green revolution refers to the introduction of pesticides and high-yield grains and better management during the 1960s and 1970s which greatly increased agricultural productivity. This led to bumper production of food grains.
Blue revolution refers to enhanced fish production to meet the global food requirments.
White revolution is the increased milk production in India, also referred to as Operation Flood. This made milk easily accessible to all parts of the country and eliminated milk shortage to a great extent.
Yellow revolution refers to increased oil production. The growth, development and adoption of new varieties of oilseeds and complementary technologies greatly increased the oilseeds production and brought about the Yellow Revolution.
Golden revolution refers to increased pulse production.

The increase in egg production brought about the silver revolution in the area of animal husbandry.

Hope this answers your query




Answered by  | 7th Nov, 2010, 09:29: AM

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