Consider the following comparisons of Mixed Cropping and Intercropping:
1. While objective mixed cropping is to minimise risk of crop failure, objective of intercropping is to increase productivity per unit area of land
2. While seeds of two crops are mixed before sowing in mixed cropping, seeds of two crops are not mixed in intercropping
Which among the above is / are correct statements?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

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