Advance Technology Transforming Indian Agriculture
Rural India

Advance Technology Transforming Indian Agriculture

Advance Technology Transforming Indian Agriculture  “The introduction of simple technology to rural areas can have a significant impact on farmers by providing them simple information on weather forecasts, access to credit, crop insurance and other such details”  – Sachin  Pilot-Minister of State for Communications and Information Technology “Nano Ganesh is a phone based remote control … Continue reading

Economics & Politics / Rural India

Agriculture in Gujarat : Story of Ultimate turn around

Agriculture in Gujarat : Story of Ultimate turn around  Recently during a research field visit in Punjab, I came across a very enterprising farmer who had been into commercial agriculture  for a long time and the first market outside Punjab where he’s set-up cold storage facility is in Gujarat, a state he had only good things to … Continue reading

Indian Agriculture and Tractor Industry Update: January 2013
Economics & Politics / Rural India / Tractor Industry

Indian Agriculture and Tractor Industry Update: January 2013

Indian Agriculture and Tractor Industry Update : January 2013 The Tractor Industry remained flat in 2012 vis-a-vis the previous years when it had recorded handsome  double digit growth. The overall negative economic sentiment in the country was  aggravated last year by the delay in monsoon across India and shortfall in the monsoon in some of regions. Even … Continue reading

Indian Agriculture : 2012 Year-end review
Economics & Politics / Rural India / Tractor Industry

Indian Agriculture : 2012 Year-end review

Indian Agriculture 2012: Year-end review Indian Agriculture Shows Resilience Low impact of drought on food grain production. Rising capital formation, plan outlay, farm credit to result in higher growth in Agriculture Sector. The year 2012 was a challenging year for Indian agriculture as monsoon played truant in the main cropping season. Yet, crop production in the … Continue reading