Moving through the bread basket of India…
Culture and People / Food, Festivals and Events / Photography : Nature and beyond / Rural India

Moving through the bread basket of India…

Moving through the bread basket of India… Rural Punjab Punjab is an Indo-Iranian word meaning ‘the land of five rivers’. Punjab lies at the cross-roads of the great civilizations of the world. Historically, the area west of Punjab was under the sphere of influence of the Persians, the east was the heartland of the Indian … Continue reading

Indian Agriculture: Status of Monsoon 2012 and Impact on Kharif Crop – August’12
Economics & Politics / Rural India

Indian Agriculture: Status of Monsoon 2012 and Impact on Kharif Crop – August’12

Indian Agriculture: Status of Monsoon 2012 and Impact on Kharif Crop – August’12 Current Monsoon Status As per the IMD forecast outlook for rainfall during August – September 2012, Rainfall is likely to be normal (96% + 9% of LPA) during August Below normal (<94% of LPA) during August to September Deficient (<90% of LPA) … Continue reading