New Agricultural Strategy for Unirrigated Areas

Swaminathan, M.S. (1969) New Agricultural Strategy for Unirrigated Areas. Indian Farmer's Digest, III (10). pp. 21-26.

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The dry areas contributed as much as 42 % of the total food output. Also, in these areas the relative proportion of landless labour is high with the result that whenever crops fail due to drought, there is considerable unemployment and misery. The introduction of a new agricultural development strategy for such areas based on the available research information is, therefore an immediate necessity.

Item Type: Article
Author Affiliation: Director, ICAR, New Delhi
Subjects: Social Sciences > Agricultural Economics
Divisions: General
Depositing User: Mr Siva Shankar
Date Deposited: 14 May 2012 07:24
Last Modified: 14 May 2012 07:24

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