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Sandalwood Farming & Management

  • Published
    15th Oct, 2021

GS-II: Polity & Governance

  • Governance

GS-III: Economy

  • Agriculture, Growth & Development
Context

Union Minister of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj recently inaugurated a training program on Sandalwood Farming & Management of its health in association with the Institute of Wood Science & Technology (IWST), Bengaluru.

Prelims question:

Consider the following statements:

  1. Sandalwood is a dry deciduous forest species that is native to Indian subcontinent.
  2. India is one of the largest grower as the largest market for sandalwood.

Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?

  • A.
  • B.
  • C.
  • D.

Mains Question:

Sandalwood has many benefits and a huge potential for export. Analyze the steps taken by the Government for its production and conservation. (150 Words)

Approach:

  • Introduce by giving a definition of Sandalwood
  • Briefly enumerate the benefits of sandalwood
  • List the steps taken by Government for its production and conservation
  • Way Forward and Conclusion

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