Consider the following crops:

  1. Cowpea
  2. Sorghum
  3. Guar plant
  4. Barley

Which of the above are Drought Resistance or Drought Tolerant crops?

Answer: [A] Only 1, 2 & 3

Guar is a drought-tolerant, multi-purpose annual arid legume crop. Barley is not drought tolerant crop. Barley is one of the most affected crops due to drought. 

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