Work force engaged in Indian Agriculture.

Work force engaged in Indian Agriculture. It is socially fashionable to lament about Indian agriculture based on recycled secondary information. A deeply entrenched belief still doing rounds is that >60% work force is engaged in agriculture. This is outdated and...

Zero Budget Natural Farming (ZBNF). Impact assessment

Zero Budget Natural Farming (ZBNF). Impact assessment Zero budget means without using any credit and without spending any money on purchased inputs( FAO) Is ZBNF widely practiced in India as claimed? If yes, has ZBNF led to reducing chemical fertilizers use? What do...

Changing sources of protein

Changing sources of protein Changes in food consumption patterns often remain unrecognized for long. This could be a costly mistake as it misdirects the gov’t policies. It is similar to driving the car guided by the rear-view mirror. Indian market is now flooded...