Q. Why does the Government of India promote the use of Neem-coated Urea’ in agriculture?

[A] Release of Neem oil in the soil increases nitrogen fixation by the soil microorganisms

[B] Neem coating slows down the rate of dissolution of urea in the soil

[C] Nitrous oxide, which is a greenhouse gas, is not at all released into atmosphere by crop fields

[D] It is a combination of a weedicide and a fertilizer for particular crops

Answer: B