More than half of India’s workforce is engaged in agriculture and its allied activities. However, the condition of the agricultural community, in the country, is not very encouraging.
SAFANSI Roundtable: A Focus on Government Action for Nutrition in South Asia is planned to be organized on
September 7-8, 2017 at Hotel Yak and Yeti, Kathmandu, Nepal.
I grew up in Tamil Nadu, south India. It was a dry area, but a good well supplied our house and a few other houses around us. Then one year a farmer nearby installed a deeper well with an electric pump, and our well ran dry.
Call for abstracts for a conference on “Green Revolution in Eastern India: Constraints, Opportunities and Way Forward” on Oct 09-10, 2017 at NASC, Pusa, New Delhi, India.
Watch recent video on IFPRI work on Pulses in India.