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Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture in India: The Water Management Challenge

Publisher: IWMI

Irrigation would continue to play an unquestionable role in achieving food self sufficiency, creating grain surpluses, stabilizing food prices, sustaining agricultural growth, absorbing labour force in rural areas, and alleviating rural poverty; all of which are vital for food security. Given India’s unique food security policy, there is a growing need to manage water for agriculture.

Author(s): M. Dinesh Kumar | Views(508) | Download (199)

  
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