“Agriculture and industry are not exclusive of each other. They move hand in hand.”Justify the statement with any three suitable…
Agriculture and industry go hand in hand.
(i) the agro-industries have given a major boost to agriculture by raising its productivity
(ii) Agriculture needs pumps, fertilizers insecticides etc, which creates demand for industry to produce such items.
(iii) competitiveness of manufacturing industries as well as efficiency of production processes are both improved.
Agriculture and industry are not exclusive of each other, rather they are interdependent on each other.
- Agriculture provides the raw materials for most of the industries like textiles, rubber, sugar and industries offer the processing destination for the agricultural output.
- If the agricultural sector is affected, its resultant effects can be seen in the industrial sector and vice versa. The agro – industries in India have given a major boost to agriculture by raising its productivity. They depend on the latter for raw materials and sell their products such as irrigation pumps, fertilisers, insecticides, pesticides, plastic and PVC pipes, machines and tools, etc. to the farmers.
- The competitiveness of the manufacturing industry has helped in increasing the productions abut have also made the production processes very efficient.