Farming Performance of Farm Women: Key to Sustainable Agriculture

By: P. Gidda Reddy

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The study in this book seeks to demystify the productive role of farm women in agriculture and related enterprises. It analyses their farming performance in terms of their role, role perception, decision making pattern in cropping intensity, crop yield index, milk yield index, level of adoption, commercialisation index and diversification index in specified farming systems approach. The analysis highlights and supports the dominant role women play in agriculture and related enterprises in a farming systems approach. The increasing participation of women in agriculture and their farming performance in family farm lands leading to a process of feminisation of agriculture, emphasises the study, is a key to sustainable agriculture. The book would be useful to the planners, researchers and administrators in understanding the potential of farm women and their farming performance related to land based enterprises to develop a strategy to harness this potential to enable them to move from subsistance agriculture to major income source for improved living standards. Printed Pages: 136.

Title: Farming Performance of Farm Women: Key to Sustainable Agriculture

Author Name: P. Gidda Reddy

Categories: India, Agricutural,

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2003

ISBN: 8180690229

ISBN 13: 9788180690228

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 701323

Keywords: Farming Performance of Farm Women: Key to Sustainable Agriculture P. Gidda Reddy