Enhancing the ‘Seed Replacement Rates’ of various crops helps in achieving optimal production. However, India's seed replacement ratio is dismal in case of most crops. What is / are the reasons for the same?
1. There is no National Seeds Policy in India
2. Demand supply gap in case of low value, high volume crops
3. Private companies are not allowed to sell seeds of crops related to food security
Select the correct option from the codes given below:
WE have a National Seed Policy. Second statement is correct while third statement is wrong.
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