Agriculture, GS-3, Uncategorized

Everything about Indian Farming and Agriculture

Indian Agriculture: A brief Outlook Agriculture accounted for 14% of India’s GDP in 2016-17 and provided employment to more than half a billion people. The share of Agriculture in employment is close to 54% as on 2016-17. Indian Agriculture is dominated by the small-scale farming and is characterised by low productivity. The average size of… Continue reading Everything about Indian Farming and Agriculture

Agriculture, GS-3, Uncategorized

National Agricultural Market: How is this a necessity for India?

State of Indian Agriculture & renewed focus on increasing a farmer’s income If we go back in time (aug 2015) and read this PIB release – National Agricultural Market – A Harbinger of Change, we would realise that government realised (yet again) the importance of agriculture in Indian economy. While the Government has rolled out large… Continue reading National Agricultural Market: How is this a necessity for India?