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(a) Name the tropical sugar cane variety grown in South India. How has it helped in improving the sugar cane quality grown in North India?
(b) Identify 'a', 'b' and 'c' in the following table:

No.CropVarietyInsect Pests
1.BrassicaPusa Gaurav   (a)   
2.Flat beanPusa Sem 2
Pusa sem 3
3.   (c)  Pusa Sawani
Pusa A-4
Shoot and fruit borer


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