With reference to rainfed agriculture in India, consider the following statements:
1. The share of rainfed area in net sown areais more than irrigated area
2. More than half of food crops and more than three fourth part of non-food crops are grown in rainfed areas in India
Which of the above is / are correct observations?
In India, about 60% of total net sown area comes under rainfed lands. Rainfed crops account for 48 percent area under food crops and 68 percent under non-food crops.
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