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Inducing technological changes in India"s agriculture

Rajatsubhra Mukhopadhyaya

Inducing technological changes in India"s agriculture

some anthropological considerations

by Rajatsubhra Mukhopadhyaya

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Published by Dept. of Sociology and Social Anthropology, North Bengal University in [Raja-Rammohunpur], Dist. Darjeeling, West Bengal, India .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRajatsubhra Mukhopadhyay.
SeriesOccasional paper ;, no. 2, Occasional paper (University of North Bengal. Dept. of Sociology and Social Anthropology) ;, no. 2.
ContributionsUniversity of North Bengal. Dept. of Sociology and Social Anthropology.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 92/60178
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination31 p.
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1374475M
LC Control Number92906143

the gross domestic product (GDP) from agriculture and allied sector. The growth target for agriculture in the 12th Five Year Plan is estimated to be 4 per cent. New technologies are needed to push the yield frontiers further, utilize inputs more efficiently and diversify to more sustainable and higher value cropping patterns. These are allFile Size: 3MB. History of agriculture in India In India, agriculture started around BCE as a consequence of early farming of plants, crops along with animal‟s domestication. Almost immediately people established life with the implication of practices developed for .

Chronology of Agricultural technology development in India. Agriculture in India is broadly classified in to five different periods before India’s independence. 1. Early history (Before BCE) 2. Vedic period – Post Maha Janapadas period ( BCE – CE) 3. Early Common Era – High Middle Ages (– CE) Size: KB.   What is the Future of Agriculture in India? To give stagnant agricultural growth a boost, a shift must be made from concentrating on the country's food security to focusing on the farmers' income.

Structural Transformation in India: An Econometric Investigation 1. Introduction The structural transformation is the defining characteristic of the development process, both cause and effect of economic growth. One of the processes to define the structuralFile Size: KB. Agriculture in India, the preeminent sector of the economy, is the source of livelihood of almost two thirds of the workforce in the country. The contribution of agriculture and allied activities to India's economic growth in recent years has been no .


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