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Rural leadership in green revolution

P. C. Deb

Rural leadership in green revolution

by P. C. Deb

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Published by Researchco Publications in Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Punjab (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Villages -- India -- Punjab (State) -- Case studies.,
    • Community leadership -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      StatementP. C. Deb, B. K. Agarwal.
      ContributionsAgarwal, Bhushan Kumar, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN690.P8 D4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 96 p. ;
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5176992M
      LC Control Number74903460

        The world needs green Revolution 2, which promises to feed a growing world population sustainably –without compromising the needs of future generations Need for second green revolution India has tremendous export potential in agriculture in present era of globalization. In second Green Revolution emphasis should be laid on 1. In , the director of USAID coined the term “green revolution” to celebrate the new technological solutions that promised to ease hunger around the world—and forestall the spread of more “red,” or socialist, revolutions. Yet in China, where modernization and scientific progress could not be divorced from politics, green and red revolutions proceeded side by side. In Red Revolution.

      original Green Revolution and features of twenty-first-century agricultural change, while providing a historical grounding in international financial capital’s structural changes to help explain some of the novel features that accompany the New Green Revolution, such . Rural History is going beyond the mostly national or state analytical framework that characterised it, as well as the perspectives and interpretations too focused on Europe and the Western World. closely related to the processes of peasant mobilization that started in the s when the agricultural model of the Green Revolution went into.

      As Nick Cullather shows in great detail in his brilliant new book, The Hungry World, Washington had launched the Green Revolution as a bulwark against the challenges it faced across Asia.   Book 9 of Growing a Revolution: Bringing our Soil back to Life by David R. Montgomery. This was NOT a breezy, simple read, but it WAS fascinating. Montgomery discusses, at length, the practice of regenerative agriculture. He visits farms across the world that are practicing soil building techniques to build fertility and increase crop yields/5.


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Indian villages are so underdeveloped-economically, politically and socially-that not only do the villagers suffer continuially, but also educated people generally refuse to work in. Introduction The Alliance for a Green Revolution (AGRA) is launching a Call for Rural Innovative Solutions in agriculture to invite the submission of write-ups for known existing solutions applicable to rural agriculture.

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