Competitive Exams: Crops Sugarcane

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From Sugar cane, Sugar beet or Sugar maple. It is also extracted from the date palm and other palm trees.

  • Sugar Cane mainly from tropical countries.

  • Sugar beet mainly grown in temperate countries

  • Sugar beet consumed locally

  • Sugar cane important export commodity.

  • Sugar cane is usually grown as a monoculture crop either in USA, Central and South America, on moderately sized .owner occupied farm, as in Australia, or peasant holdings, by small holders, who either own or rent small plots, e.g. in the West Indies.