Secondary agriculture sustainability and livelihood in India /

This book on Secondary Agriculture discusses the goal of doubling farmers incomes. The term secondary has a bearing on climate change adaptation and its mitigation, small farm viability and profitability, food security, nutrition, sustainable utilization of natural resources, and optimal usage of pr...

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Other Authors: Bahar, F. A.,, Anwar Bhat, M.,, Mahdi, Syed Sheraz,, SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Cham : Springer, [2022]
Physical Description: 1 online resource (viii, 211 pages) : illustrations.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • 1. Linkage between Primary and Secondary Agriculture: Role of High Value Field Crops in Increasing Farmers Income
  • 2.Agro-techniques and Management of Aromatic Rice for Higher Income and Livelihood Security
  • 3. New Innovations in Agriculture: A way Forward for Enhancing Agricultural Production and Productivity
  • 4. Integrated Farming Systems for Doubling Farmers Income
  • 5. Integrated Farming Systems: Research, Extension and Scope in Punjab, India
  • 6. Speciality Food Crops An Alternate way for Increasing Farm Income
  • 7. Prospects of Crop Residues in Secondary Agriculture
  • 8. Marketing of Agricultural Produce - Problems and Prospects
  • 9. Downsizing Risks While Increasing Productivity A Must in Climate Change Scenario
  • 10. Accelerated Composting of Organic Solid Waste Under Temperate Conditions
  • 11. Sustainable Innovations to Improve Agricultural Productivity and Profitability
  • 12. Post-Harvest Management and Value Addition of Food Crops
  • 13. Role of Botanicals in Integrated Pest Management for Sustained Crop Production
  • 14. Conservation Agriculture-Based Sustainable Intensification to Achieve Food, Water and Energy Security While Reducing Farmers Environmental Footprint in the Eastern Gangetic Plains of South Asia
  • Conclusion.