Q. With reference to Organic farming, consider the following statements:
1. It is the type of farming which uses fertilizers of organic origin such as compost manure, green manure etc.
2. Sikkim became the first State in the world to become fully organic in 2016.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C
Notes:

Statement 1 is correct: Organic farming is an agricultural system that uses fertilizers of organic origin such as compost manure, green manure, and bone meal and places emphasis on techniques such as crop rotation and companion planting. 

 Statement 2 is correct: Sikkim became the first state in the world to become fully organic in 2016. 

 Source: Livemint