Describe favourable climatic conditions for growing wheat and maize crops in India


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The favourable climatic conditions for growing wheat in India are:
(i) The ideal temperature at the time of sowing is 10 to 15°C and at the time of harvesting 20 to 25°C.
(ii) Rainfall of about 75 cms.
(iii) It requires well drained fertile soil.
The favourable climatic conditions for growing maize in India are:
(i) Rainfall of about 50 to^OO cms.
(ii) In areas of low rainfall, it grows under irrigation.
(iii) Temperature 21 to 27°C.
(iv) It requires well drained soil.