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Food Security and Indian Agriculture: Policies, Production Performance and Marketing Environment

Publisher: Agricultural Economics Research Review

Ever since independence in 1947, agricultural development policies in India have aimed at reducing hunger, food insecurity, malnutrition and poverty at a rapid rate.The policies and programmes related to marketing and trade were obviously guided by the overall objective sought to be achieved from the agricultural development strategy. The changes in marketing environment and production performance of the Indian agricultural sector should, therefore, be viewed in the context of weightage attached to these objectives at different points of time.

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