State of Indian agriculture 2015-16
This report on the State of Indian Agriculture 2015-16 seeks to present a comprehensive analysis of the recent growth and performance of the agriculture and allied sectors and also to analyze the major emerging challenges.
The multi-pronged strategy for agricultural development now comprises focussing on agricultural growth through sustainable use of natural resources such as soil and water and at the same time taking steps for improving the socio-economic conditions of agriculturists. Innovative approaches area being adopted for better management of the farming sector. Emphasis is being placed on improved institutions and better organisation so that farmers' welfare is built into the system. Numerous steps are being taken to strengthen diverse aspects of the agricultural system.