System of Promoting Appropriate National Dynamism
for Agriculture and Nutrition

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Towards Developing Diversified Food Systems in Bihar for Improving Nutritional Outcomes

Publisher: TARINA

Bihar could not benefit from the productivity achievements of Green Revolution of the 1970s. In recognition of this fact, the government of Bihar has been actively promoting agricultural development in the state in recent times. An agricultural policy roadmap was launched in 2008, to reorient policy towards boosting growth in agriculture and its allied sectors, such as horticulture, animal husbandry and dairy development. The challenge remains however, in the institutionalization of a strategy that is cognizant of the role of agriculture for the wider economy and for structural transformation of the same.

Author(s): Andaleeb Rahman, Soumya Manjunath | Views(914) | Download (171)

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