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Farm Sizes Are Shrinking, Amazingly

India's agriculture sector grew over 3% on an average annual basis in agriculture during the…

The Government’s (Almost Silent) Agricultural Spending Boost

Finance Minister P Chidambaram re-iterated the UPA Government's commitment to agriculture when he announced a…

That Dreaded (& Deteriorating) Fiscal Deficit Figure

  Highlights * High deficit with lower growth can lead to unsustainable debt levels  …

How China Beats India In Agriculture Productivity

Could India’s track record in agricultural output have been better than what it is currently?…

How UP Beats Maharashtra, Gujarat In Agriculture Productivity

Indian agriculture’s fate is inextricably linked to the monsoons. Now this may not have been…

Indian Agriculture’s Rs 200,000 Crore, 5-Year Unpaid Power Bill

Do farmers really benefit from subsidised power? That question deserves a careful answer but what…

Down The Drain: India’s Costly (And Losing) Irrigation Battle

The central government has spent nearly Rs 200,000 crore from the First Five-Year Plan to…