Consider the following pairs:

  1. Sericulture→ rearing of silkworms for the production of silk
  2. Silviculture→  art and science of managing forests
  3. Floriculture→ cultivation of flowering and ornamental plants for gardens

   Which of the above is/are correct?

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

All of the above are correctly matched
Floriculture is a discipline of horticulture concerned with the cultivation of flowering and ornamental plants for gardens. Silviculture is the art and science of controlling harvesting and regenerating a forest.  Sericulture is the rearing of silkworms for the production of silk.

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