New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1986
Seller ID: 700883
This study is significant since it makes a comprehensive an systematic analysis of the economics of tapioca cultivation in comparison with rice in Kerala State, which accounts for the bulk of the Indian tapioca output. The study presents a detailed analysis of its growth, using secondary data. It then makes an in depth analysis of its economics using farm level data collected by the author through field work. The aspects analyses at the farm level include productivity, input structure and cost of cultivation, income, labour absorption, marketed surplus and market dependence, processing, prices... View More...