Q. With reference to ‘Nano Urea’ seen in the news recently consider the followings statements:
1.It is an indigenous urea developed by Food Corporation of India.
2.It is a urea in the form of a nanoparticle.
3.It increases crop productivity and reduces soil pollution.
Which of the statements given above are correct?
Nano urea is an indigenous urea developed by Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative (IFFCO) Limited.
It is urea in the form of a nanoparticle to provide nitrogen to plants as an alternative to the conventional urea.
Its benefits are:
- It provides a targeted supply of nutrients to crops.
- Reduces the use of conventional urea.
- It increases crop productivity and reduces soil, water, and air pollution.