General Studies I
Consider the following statements :
1- Chikmagalur is well-known for sugar production
2- Mandya is well-known as a coffee-producing region
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
|C||Both 1 and 2|
|D||Neither 1 nor 2|
Coffee Board is the department located in Chikkamagaluru town that oversees the production and marketing of coffee cultivated in the district. Coffee is cultivated in Chikkamagaluru district in an area of around 85,465 hectares with Arabica being the dominant variety grown in upper hills and Robusta being the major variety in the low level hills.
The Mysore Sugar Company Ltd.) is located in the heart of Mandya City. It is one of the oldest sugar factories to be setup in Karnataka. It has a processing capacity of 5,000 tons of cane per day and was established 1933-1934