discussion paper

Supply-side dynamics of chickpeas and pigeon peas in India

This study was undertaken to analyze the dynamics of production for pulses in India, one of the most important crops in India from the perspective of nutrition as well as environmental sustainability. India has been persistently deficient in pulses in spite of…

project paper

Macroeconomic policies and food security

The links between trade and food security have been debated for decades, with strong views covering a whole range of opinions: from those who argue that trade and trade openness cause hunger (Madeley, J., 2000) to others who believe that a complete…

journal article

Public investment in agricultural research and extension in India

journal article The European Journal of Development Research Pramod Kumar Joshi Praduman Kumar Shinoj Parappurathu Public investment in agricultural research and extension in India Topics Agriculture and Food Production Science and Technology Social...

journal article

Is Indian agriculture becoming resilient to droughts?

Drought is one of the major constraints to sustainable improvement of agricultural productivity in the rainfed farming systems. In this paper, we have examined the frequency, severity and spread of droughts in India, and assessed their impact on rice…

book chapter

Private sector extension with input supply and output aggregation

Chapter four of the book Knowledge Driven Development: Private Extension and Global Lessons (Academic Press), which uses actual cases written specifically to study the role and capacity of private companies in knowledge sharing and intensification through…

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