Indian Agriculture: The Transition to Sustainability
Updated: May 15, 2020
Authored by: Jitendra Bisht
Given the nature of agriculture today, and its impact on soil health, water availability, and livelihoods across the world, the question of sustainability has taken centre-stage in agricultural practice and policy-making.
This issue brief looks at sustainability concerns in Indian agriculture from three standpoints - the ecological impact of agricultural practices, farmer incomes, and impact of climate change on yields.
Read the Issue Brief here. In line with the theme of sustainability, SPRF has also published a photo essay on the ongoing Chennai Water Crisis, photographed by Palani Kumar & Steevez Rodriguez/PEP Collective, here.