Role of Agriculture (Kurukshetra August 2020) (Download PDF)

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Role of Agriculture

Role of Agriculture

Overview

  • 265 billion dollar economy – agriculture
  • 17 % of GDP
  • 60 - 70 % workforce
  • 1 ⁄ 4th world՚s farmers
  • 48 % world՚s arable land
  • 2nd largest – wheat, rice, vegetables
  • 1st – milk and pulses
  • 3rd – food grains
  • Agricultural sector growth is 60 % more than last year
  • More investment & productivity
  • Reverse migration trend
  • Issues under COVID – disruption in supply chain, rising prices, lack of labor, supply shock, slowdown, and subdued demand
  • Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas for holistic development
  • PUSA role – household waste treatment, boar breed for goat, recirculate aquaculture, wealth from waste like banana, skill development; herbal gulal
  • Backyard poultry, diversification, employment, plantation, harvest, organic manure
  • Kisan rath app; All India Agri-transport call centre; PM Kisan Samman Nidhi
  • Back to Village & rural re-engineering

- Published/Last Modified on: December 3, 2020

Economy, Agriculture/Agro Industries, Kurukshetra

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