Agriculture in India

India’s Fish Production

September 26, 2015

Fisheries sector occupies a very important place in the socio-economic development of the country. It has been recognized as a powerful income and employment generator as it stimulates growth of a number of subsidiary industries, and is a source of cheap and nutritious food besides being a foreign exchange...

Agricultural Census

May 10, 2015

Every five years, an agricultural census is conducted in India. First such census was done in 1970s and the reference year for the first Agriculture Census was 1970-71.  Under this scheme, centre provides funds to states and entire work is done by the states only. Data in Census The...

Climate-smart agriculture

March 1, 2015

Elucidate the concept of climate smart agriculture? Why it is important for country like India and how it can be achieved?

Revamping the Agriculture

February 13, 2015

Being a agro-based economy, agriculture in India is not able to improve the livelihood of farmers. What are the measures to be adopted to revamp the agriculture to deliver the desirable results?