M S Swaminathan

M S Swaminathan
M S Swaminathan is an agricultural scientist who led India’s green revolution
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  • Jun 19 2017, 0158

    The agrarian crisis, now affecting small and marginal farmers in several states, arises largely from the unfavourable cost-risk and return structure of farming. The chronic problems of low productivity

  • May 15 2017, 0124

    The green revolution was a transformational event changing our agricultural destiny from one of ship to mouth to one of right to food with home grown food. This transformation

  • Apr 24 2017, 0109

    Both the National Policy for Farmers’ and the reports of the National Commission on Farmers have placed great emphasis on the income of farmers. In fact, the

  • Mar 30 2017, 2203

    In recent years the agrarian crisis has been largely discussed and described in terms of farmer’s suicides. Obviously this is a serious issue and merits very careful

  • Mar 01 2017, 2219

    From the beginning of this year the UN sustainable development goals (SDGs) have replaced the human development goals. Among 17 of these goals an important one is