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Corporate Farming in India: Is it Must for Agricultural Development?
Indian agriculture is under policy reforms for some time now. One of the issues it faces is that of lack of viability of smaliholdings and lack of international competitiveness of its produce. In this regard, new initiatives ...
Role of state in contract farming in Thailand and India: experiences and lessons for Indian agribusiness policy
The nation-states have been attempting large number of policy measures to institutionalize contract farming as a solution to the problems of agricultural development. This paper examines the role of the Thai state in the ...
Gender and child labour in cottonseed production in India: a case study of Gujarat
(Indian Journal of Labour Economics, 2008-11-11)
Examines the nature and extent of practice of child labour and the gender dimension of labour use in hybrid cottonseed farming in the state of Gujarat.