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Capital Formation and Entrepreneurship in Indian Agriculture

By: A. Ghosh

Price: $12.39

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2005

Seller ID: 700877

ISBN: 818069142X

Condition: New


This book aims to find out the characteristics of the pattern of the capital expenditure and capital formation in Indian agriculture. An attempt is also made to identify the major obstacles and difficulties which impede the progress of the process of change and modernization of capital structure in different parts of the country. Making micro and macro study in the state of west Bengal, it analyses the results of a probe made into the official records of two lead bands o... View more info

Elements of Bio Metrical Genetics (Revised and Enlarged Edition)

By: A.R. Dabholkar

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1999

Seller ID: 701287

ISBN: 8170226678

Condition: New


The book, Elements of Biometrical Genetics, was a maiden effort of the author to present before the post-graduate students of Agriculture faculty specializing in Plant Breeding and Genetics, a relatively difficult treatment of genetics in a simple and lucid manner. Although several authoritative works on this subject are available in the market, many of the topics are not presented in one and same book. The language of English authors is a bit difficult for comprehension... View more info

The Agricultural and Food Sector in the New Global Era

By: Alessandro Bonanno

Price: $15.19

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1993

Seller ID: 700559

ISBN: 8170224640

Condition: New


The book addresses the 'new' character of global change in agriculture at both the conceptual and empirical levels. Through a collection of articles originally prepared for the international interdisciplinary conference "Globalization of the Agricultural and Food Sector", the book underscores changes in the production process, institutions and social actors. The first of the three sections in which the book is divided address the issue of the globalization proces... View more info

Fifty Years of Indian Agriculture

By: Ali Mohammad & Abdul Munir and Hifzur RehmanEds.)

Price: $51.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2007

Seller ID: 701325

ISBN: 8180693600

Condition: New


The book consists of in two volumes. Vol. 1 relates to the aspects of Production, and Vol. 2 to that of the determinants of Production and critically evaluates the achievements and performance of Indian agriculture after Independence. The sustainability and food security aspects of agricultural development are also examined. After independence it was a challenge to the planners to develop the agriculture to achieve the self-sufficiency because of depressing picture of In... View more info

Dynamics of Agricultural Development: A District Level Study

By: Amandeep Kaur

Price: $52.58

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2018

Seller ID: 700789

ISBN: 9789351252870

Condition: New


The book is comprehensive analysis of the growth pattern, development, disparities, convergence and determinants of Agriculture in Uttar Pradesh spanning over 50 years from 1960-2010, covering 35 crops and 85 districts in the state (including Uttarakhand). It captures the change dynamics of temporal and spatial dimensions of agricultural performance over the different policy regimes; pre green and green revolution as well as post reform period. Besides measuring the gr... View more info

Agricultural Marketing in Gujarat

By: Anita Arya

Price: $9.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1993

Seller ID: 700569

ISBN: 8170224497

Condition: New


This book pertains to the study of four regulated markets located in Kheda district of Gujarat. It concentrates on three major crops of the district and examines various hypothesis with the help of primary and secondary data. It examines various aspects of marketing such as the extent of market competitiveness, market stability, market integration and market efficiency etc. The determinants of the income of the regulated markets of Kheda district are also examined. A com... View more info

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Agricultural Development and Nutrition

By: Arnold Pacey & Philip Payne (Authors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1985

Seller ID: 700563

ISBN: 0000000019

Condition: New


This book exposes some important problems of food production and consumption. Drawing on recent South Asian material, it analyses social, political and environmental causes of malnutrition and puts them in the context of agricultural development. Without claiming to provide slick or easy solutions, it indicates some of the ways in which agriculturalists may effectively attack acute and chronic food' problems. Written by a group which includes nutrition, development econo... View more info

Agrarian Distress in India: Problems and Remedies

By: B.C. Barah & Smita Sirohi (Authors)

Price: $19.13

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2011

Seller ID: 700555

ISBN: 8180697657

Condition: New


This book is written on the basis of field study undertaken in two districts of Orissa namely Koraput and Rayagada. Both the districts come under schedule V and predominantly populated by scheduled tribes. Land problem have always influenced the livelihood of these tribes. Inspite of several protective legislations, the issues and problems relating to land still persist. Government intervention to ameliorate the socio-economic conditions arising out of these problems has... View more info

Agribusiness and Extension Management

By: B.S. Hansra & K. Vijayaragavan (Authors)

Price: $50.47

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2003

Seller ID: 700557

ISBN: 8180690210

Condition: New


Agribusiness, though not a new concept, is gaining momentum after economic liberalisation. Recent advances in agricultural technology have opened the floodgates of agribusiness development in India. We all know that Indian agriculture has gone through considerable changes resulting in greater level of commercialisation and diversification. Agribusiness development is the key to achievements of socio-economic development of India in coming years. The above scenario calls ... View more info

Agricultural Extension Systems: Issues and Approaches

By: B.S. Hansra, P.T. Suraj & P.N. Ananth and M.J. Chandre Gowda (Eds)

Price: $25.22

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2008

Seller ID: 700567

ISBN: 8180695026

Condition: New


The papers in this volume, presented at national seminar on Alternative Extension Approaches, held at Mitraniketan, Kerala, attempt to examine the different aspects of developments in agricultural extension. Highlighting the major concerns about the implementation of different Extension systems under different conditions, they deliberate on continuing marginalization of farmers, low growth rate agriculture, poor income generating capacity and role of agricultural extensi... View more info

Perspectives in Resource Management in Developing Countries (Vol. 4: Land Appraisal and Development)

By: Baleshwar Thakur

Price: $62.36

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2009

Seller ID: 700836

ISBN: 8180696197

Condition: New


This series, planned in fourteen volumes, provides scientific knowledge on natural resources in developing countries for their rational and sustainable development. Explaining theory and techniques of resource management, it identifies the key issues and responses of renewable as well as non-renewable resources. The major themes covered in the series include relationship between population, resources and development; ecological degradation of land; land appraisal and dev... View more info

A Handbook of Soil Analysis: Physical and Chemical Methods

By: C. Harold Wright

Price: $9.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1994

Seller ID: 701383

ISBN: 8172680104

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 236. View more info

Fundamentals of Botany

By: C. Stuart Gager

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1989

Seller ID: 701337

ISBN: 8172680325

Condition: New


Botany the study of plants tells more than what the science is about; it points back to why mankind ever came to study plants. The reason was that plants are so intimately and fundamentally related to our own lives that it becomes, not only interesting, but absolutely essential to know about them, and understand them. In this volume, the structure of a familiar type of plant is first reviewed and then and elementary study made of the fundamental life processes involved i... View more info

Agricultural Growth and Equity: A Micro-Level Experience

By: C.H. Shah & Vimal Shah and Sudarshan Iyengar (Authors)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1991

Seller ID: 700568

ISBN: 817022358X

Condition: New


Rapid development of agriculture has been a key objective of India planning efforts since 1950. Green revolution, ushered in the early 1960s by adoption of policies to accelerate the diffusion of technological change, has helped the country to achieve a degree of self-sufficiency in the production of at least the staple foodgrains. Critics of the green revolution have been concerned about its uneven spread and the extent to which it bypasses the poor and aggravates inequ... View more info

Agricultural Credit and Rural Development in Drought Regions: A Study of Cooperative Banks of A.P.

By: C.S. Rayudu

Price: $11.55

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1992

Seller ID: 700561

ISBN: 8170223857

Condition: New


The problems of drought areas have been receiving increasing attention at the hands of the government. To this effect a number of special rural development programmes such as Drought prone Area programme, Command Area Development Programme etc. have been formulated and implemented. The role of co-operative institutions in supporting such programmes cannot be over emphasised. This work examines the role of co-operative banks in chronically drought prone areas and makes a ... View more info

Agrarian Reforms, Land Markets and Rural Poor

By: D. Narasimha Reddy

Price: $25.10

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2009

Seller ID: 700556

ISBN: 8180696049

Condition: New


This book is largely an outcome of the papers presented at the National workshop on Land Markets and Rural Poverty organized by the Center for Rural Studies, Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie. The book also incorporated a few research papers on similar and related issues by eminent administrators and technocrats. Examining the potential of the 'Land' question in alleviating rural poverty, the contributors addressed the strategies for rural... View more info

Contemporary Society Tribal Studies: Tribal Situation in India (Volume-6)

By: Deepak Kumar Behera & Georg Pfeffer (Author)

Price: $31.39

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2005

Seller ID: 700718

ISBN: 8170229847

Condition: New


Documentation of various facets of tribal social reality is very much essential before they are totally eclipsed by the rapid process of globalization of the world economy. While examining the current literature on tribal societies we notice a curious absence of scientific studies based on intensive fieldwork among a large and important section of the world population. The series Contemporary Society: Tribal Studies tries to fill in this gap and thereby attempts to remov... View more info

Contemporary Society Tribal Studies: Structure and Exchange in Tribal India and Beyond (Volume-8)

By: Deepak Kumar Behera & Georg Pfeffer (Authors)

Price: $48.63

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2009

Seller ID: 700715

ISBN: 8180696235

Condition: New


Documentation of various facets of tribal social reality is very much essential before they are totally eclipsed by the rapid process of globalization of the world economy. While examining the current literature on tribal societies we notice a curious absence of scientific studies based on intensive fieldwork among a large and important section of the world population. The series Contemporary Society: Tribal Studies tries to fill in this gap and thereby attempts to remov... View more info

The Evolution of Plants

By: Dukinfield Henry Scott

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1989

Seller ID: 701312

ISBN: 8172680007

Condition: New


All cultivated plants have come from pre-existing wild forms by descent with modification. This, however, is Evolution, and we arrive at the conclusion that all these plans of which we know the origin have been evolved from other, different plants which existed before them. The subject of Evolution of Plants treated in this volume deals only with the higher groups of plants since it is impossible to cover the whole ground. The topics dealt are: The Evolution of the true ... View more info

The Geography of Plants: Uses of Principal Cultivated Plants on which the Prosperity of Nations is Based

By: F.J.F. Meyen

Price: $28.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1986

Seller ID: 701364

ISBN: 8172680031

Condition: New


This book traces the history of cultivated plats, containing inquiries concerning the native country, distribution, culture and uses of the principal cultivated plants. Focusing on the geography of plants, it offers elaborated discussion on the conditions of climate which determine the presence and distribution of plants; the conditions by which the soil influences the station and distribution of plants; and the distribution of plants over the surface of the earth, with ... View more info

Appropriate Technologies for Rural Development in India

By: Floris P. Blankenberg

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2016

Seller ID: 700502

ISBN: 8170223717

Condition: New


This book goes beyond the usual criticism of development projects. It brings forth the positive aspects and argues for better project management besides other things. Dr. Floris P. Blankenberg has synthesised the theoretical and practical aspects in such a way that the students of development would find it very useful. This will prove to be a reference book for UNDP, ECOSOC, EEC and other bilateral aid programmes. It's worth mentioning that Indian administrators and soci... View more info

Genesis and Utilization of Wastelands: A Case Study of Sultanpur District

By: H.R. Yadav

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1986

Seller ID: 701348

ISBN: 8170220521

Condition: New


Agricultural production has increased due to intensive cultivation and with the use of modern technology which has also lead to progressive increase in the amount of waste lands. In India where pressure on agricultural land is enormous any conversion of agriculturally productive land into waste lands has to be avoided and area which have already turned into waste lands must be reclaimed. The book is directed towards the problem of waste lands by taking Sultanpur district... View more info

Agricultural Development and Rural Labour: A Case Study of Punjab and Haryana

By: H.S. Sidhu

Price: $17.04

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1991

Seller ID: 700564

ISBN: 8170223369

Condition: New


This book studies the impact of agricultural growth on employment prospects, wage rates, income levels and consumption patters of non-cultivating rural labour households in a green revolution region of India i.e. Punjab and Haryana. It empirically verifies the gains of agricultural growth that have percolated down to agricultural wage labour and other non-cultivating households. The findings are based on a very comprehensive primary survey of 2328 wage labour and other n... View more info

Evaluation of Agricultural Extension: A study of Haryana

By: J.S. Yadav

Price: $10.20

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1992

Seller ID: 701311

ISBN: 8170223865

Condition: New


The subject of project appraisal and evaluation has become an integral part of development programmes in UDCs with the obvious reason that the advanced countries and international finance agencies like World Bank now insist that before any aid is sanctioned, they must be satisfied about the rate of return on a project and its social profitability. To determine the actual benefits provided by the project in ex-post is as important as appraisal in "ex-ante" by comp... View more info

Agricultural and Rural Reconstruction: A Sustainable Approach

By: Jayant Patil

Price: $9.28

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1996

Seller ID: 700560

ISBN: 8170225892

Condition: New


The book is a comprehensive account of voluntary Action in Agriculture and Rural Reconstruction for over three decades. The author of this book Dr. Jayant Patil, who is presently the Member, Planning Commission, received inspiration from Mahatma Gandhi to devote himself to the cause of upliftment of Scheduled Tribes in Maharashtra. These tribals remained underdeveloped for generations due to ignorance, poverty and exploitation. Hunger, malnutrition and underemployment we... View more info

Agricultural Administration in India: A Comparative Study

By: K. Vijayaragavan

Price: $9.15

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1994

Seller ID: 700558

ISBN: 8170225191

Condition: New


It is a well known fact that with the existing level of available technology, India can easily double its agricultural production and productivity. However, what is preventing us from achieving the above production level is the lack of an efficient administrative organisation which can take the benefits of technological advances to the door steps of farmers. It is clear that the most important issue to be tackled with regard to agricultural development in India in the co... View more info

Facets of Indian Poverty

By: K.L. Datta & Savita Sharma (Authors)

Price: $9.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2002

Seller ID: 701318

ISBN: 8170229588

Condition: New


This book is the result of detailed research on the theoretical and empirical aspects of the various facets of poverty in India. It contains certain hitherto unexplored areas in the measurement of poverty and presents solid facts about poverty and deprivation, which can add real substance to the on-going poverty debate. It traces the inter-temporal movement of poverty indices during the fifty years of planned development and breaks several grounds such as poverty at sub-... View more info

Forests and Tribal Livelihood: Challenging Behaviours and Attitudes

By: Lancy Lobo & Jayesh Shah (Authors)

Price: $48.32

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2017

Seller ID: 700515

ISBN: 9789351251804

Condition: New


This book is about the changing character of forests and of livelihood of the forest-dwelling tribal people in India since independence, with particular reference to Gujarat. It analyses the impact of a number of interventions by the Central and the State Government, such as construction of dams, setting up of industries, and other developmental activities in these areas. It reviews, in particular, various laws adopted by the British colonial government as well as the g... View more info

Agricultural Development and Employment Patterns in India: A Comparative Analysis of Punjab and Bihar

By: M.R. Khurana

Price: $40.60

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1992

Seller ID: 700562

ISBN: 817022439X

Condition: New


Focusing on two contrasting agricultural growth scenarios of Punjab and Bihar, the present study attempts to highlight the dynamics of rural transformation in terms of employment patterns, income levels and consumption standards of the non-cultivating rural labour households in these two Indian States. Contrary to the prevalent myth in some quarters that agricultural growth, as witnessed in the Post-Green Revolution period, has tended to bypass the rural labour household... View more info

Irrigation Potential in Agriculture of Assam: Problems and Prospects

By: Mrinal Kanti Dutta

Price: $13.05

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2011

Seller ID: 701435

ISBN: 8180697754

Condition: New


Irrigation in high rainfall areas has a two-fold role of promoting growth in agricultural productivity in one hand and stabilizing agricultural production on the other. Assam, in the north eastern region of India, has tremendous scope of agricultural development due to its richness in surface and ground water. However, irrigation infrastructure in the state has remained relatively weak, which has been identified by researchers as one of the main factors restricting farme... View more info

Farmers Participation in Agricultural Research and Extension Systems

By: National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1997

Seller ID: 701322

ISBN: 8170226171

Condition: New


The Study reviews the existing structure of agricultural extension and research and their operations in different ecological zones, proposes options for improving farmer participation in research and extension and suggests measures to improve quality management and cost effectiveness. It explores issues like the reorganization of institutional processes to make them flexible and responsive, approaches and methods that encourage functional participation vis-a-vis empowerm... View more info

Sprinkler Irrigation and Agricultural Development in Drought Prone Eco-system: A Case Study of Haryana

By: Noor Mohammad

Price: $26.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2016

Seller ID: 700852

ISBN: 9789351252245

Condition: New


The present study is the outcome of the UGC research project “Impact of Sprinkler Irrigation on Agriculture Development in Drought Prone Areas of Haryana” awarded to Prof. Mohammad under UGC Emeritus Fellowship scheme. It focuses on impact of sprinkler irrigation on agricultural development and consequently on socio-economic transformation in the desert ecosystem with special reference to water drought prone areas of Haryana. The study is based on primary and seconda... View more info

Agricultural Diversification and Food Security in The Mountain Ecosystem

By: Noor Mohammad & S.C. Rai (Authors)

Price: $24.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2014

Seller ID: 700565

ISBN: 9789351250487

Condition: New


The present study focuses on these two issues with reference to the mountain ecosystem i.e. Uttarakhand, which is very complex heterogeneous and fragile. The study critically describes and explains the dynamics of landuse, cropping pattern, crop diversification, and crop-combination. It devotes a full chapter on diversification of agricultural activities including dairy farming, horticulture, vegetable farming, pisciculture, apiculture, piggries, poultry farming and flor... View more info

Allocative Efficiency of Rice Farmers: Study of West Bengal

By: Nursadh Ali

Price: $12.39

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2007

Seller ID: 700870

ISBN: 8180693465

Condition: New


Agricultural growth performance in West Bengal from 1985 to 1995 has been remarkable which was possible because of improvement in productivity growth of agricultural inputs particularly in summer paddy production. Does it mean that there is no scope of further increase in the productivity in agriculture of the State? Or do the farmers of West Bengal are efficient in allocating their resources for the optimum production of rice? This book finds that rice farmers of the St... View more info

Tank and Well Irrigation Crisis: Spatial, Environmental and Social Issues

By: Olivia Aubriot

Price: $42.99

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2013

Seller ID: 701443

ISBN: 818069786X

Condition: New


India is facing various irrigation problems. One of these is the ubiquitous frantic quest for groundwater, with no or little limitation on its exploitation; another is the competition it may imply for collective irrigation which depends mainly on surface water; another one is the multiplicity of stakes involved in irrigation, including social, economic and political concerns, which makes solutions difficult to find. By gathering together cases from the hinterland of Pudu... View more info

Farming Performance of Farm Women: Key to Sustainable Agriculture

By: P. Gidda Reddy

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2003

Seller ID: 701323

ISBN: 8180690229

Condition: New


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 rela... View more info

Dynamics of Land Markets and Emerging Land Use Pattern

By: Prem Singh & Varunendra Vikram Singh (Authors)

Price: $11.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2016

Seller ID: 700503

ISBN: 9789351252481

Condition: New


The book has a wide-ranging focus on the “Dynamics of Land Markets and Emerging Land-Use Pattern” in the district Dehradun of newly constituted state of Uttarakhand. The book highlights and engages in a critical analysis of land markets as an emerging economy, particularly in the understanding of functioning and scope in the Uttarakhand region. It provides a basis for understanding the nature, emerging issues, productivity and magnitude of land markets. This book equ... View more info

Molecular Approaches in Plant Improvement

By: Priyanka Dhakate & Md Aminul Islam (Authors)

Price: $35.72

Publisher: New Delhi, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd..: 2018

Seller ID: 700427

ISBN: 9789386397829

Condition: New


The present book focusses on modern approaches in plant research towards trait improvement. The articles contributed in the present book are contributed by eminent research scholars who are actively involved in respective crop improvement programs spanning various universities and institutions in India. The book presents various molecular approaches that provide different dimensions to plant research in India. While the chapters are focused towards plant trait improveme... View more info

Agricultural Research and Extension Systems: Worldwide Study of Human and Financial Resources

By: Ram Bahal

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2004

Seller ID: 701431

ISBN: 8180691047

Condition: New


tigates the present human and financial resource situation of agricultural extension organizations of 114 countries. Estimating and comparing the quantity and quality of existing human resources in agricultural research and extension systems, categorized by geographic regions and economic groups, it determines the amount of financial resources being invested in agricultural research and extension organizations. The book also assesses the relationship between the agricult... View more info

Farm Management: Theory and Practice

By: Reji D. Nair

Price: $30.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2011

Seller ID: 701320

ISBN: 818069710X

Condition: New


This book is designed to give an up-to-date, broad and balanced perspective on Farm Management covering its theories, the practice, features of the farm service sector, agricultural economics, farm risk management, farm business analysis, agriculture project planning and the supply response in agriculture. To new readers it will help develop an appreciation of the scope and nature of managing a farm where as for established agriculturists it will be of immense value to r... View more info

Farm Management: Theory and Practice

By: Reji D. Nair

Price: $30.55

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2011

Seller ID: 701321

ISBN: 818069710X

Condition: New


This book is designed to give an up-to-date, broad and balanced perspective on Farm Management covering its theories, the practice, features of the farm service sector, agricultural economics, farm risk management, farm business analysis, agriculture project planning and the supply response in agriculture. To new readers it will help develop an appreciation of the scope and nature of managing a farm where as for established agriculturists it will be of immense value to r... View more info

Agricultural Development Policy: Concepts And Experiences

By: Roger D. Norton

Price: $41.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2006

Seller ID: 701782

ISBN: 8131600378

Condition: New


Prepared under the aegis of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), this text presents a fresh and comprehensive look at agricultural development policy. It provides a clear, systematic review of important classes of policy issues in developing countries and discusses the emerging international consensus on viable approaches to the issues. The text is unique in its coverage and depth and it: — Summarises hundreds of references on agricultural... View more info

Agricultural Environment and Health

By: S. Waseem & A. Ashraf (Authors)

Price: $10.90

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2006

Seller ID: 700566

ISBN: 818069304X

Condition: New


This book attempts to analyse the environmental base of agriculture and food production and its impact on nutrition and rural health in India, with special reference to Uttar Pradesh. Tracing the relationship between enviromental factors and deficinency diseases, it also tries to explore potential for agricultural production and carrying capacity of land to meet the increasing pressure of population. The analysis is based on total income per head per day and total food c... View more info

Diseases of Pigeonpea

By: S.C. Agrawal

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2003

Seller ID: 701269

ISBN: 8180690067

Condition: New


This book is the compilation of the world literature on diseases of pigeonpea, an important pulse crop of the Indian subcontinent, Africa, Australia and South America. The compilation has been made from various research journals, research reports, magazines, periodicals, bulletins, etc. The content of the book is presented in 10 chapters namely introduction, Fungal diseases of root and stem, Fungal diseases of foliage, Diseases caused by bacteria, Diseases caused by viru... View more info

Global Research on Drainage in Agriculture 1960-1986: An Annotated Bibliography

By: S.K. Gupta & I.C. Gupta

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1987

Seller ID: 701372

ISBN: 8170220262

Condition: New


This bibliography contains 1512 edited abstracts of publications relating to research on drainage in agriculture conducted in the world from 1950 to 1986. The abstracts have been arranged alphabetically by name of authors, followed by title of the paper, name of the journal publication, year of publication, volume of the journal (if any) and page range. To facilitate quick retrieval of required data, it contains extremely useful and meticulously prepared author and subje... View more info

Agricultural Modernization and Social Change in Indian Villages

By: S.N. Chaudhary

Price: $17.35

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2014

Seller ID: 700570

ISBN: 9789351250449

Condition: New


In spite of increasing modernization and migration of large number of rural population in urban and industrial areas, maximum number of people still live in villages. Their economy is directly or indirectly dependant on agriculture or allied activities. During last several decades efforts have been made by the State to modernize agricultural activities with the help of number of schemes in order to address the problem of food insufficiency. Krishi Vigyan Kendra is one of... View more info

Social Change in Village India

By: Sachchidananda

Price: $35.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1988

Seller ID: 700851

ISBN: 8170222060

Condition: New


This volume is a collection of eighteen research papers published from time to time in different journals by Professor Sachchidananda on changing social realities in Village India. The book is divided into three parts. The first part deals with the impact of the democratic process in independent India on the caste system leading to a change in its nature, the efforts of Mahatma Gandhi for the eradication of untouchability, the emergence of the scheduled caste elite, the ... View more info

Tank Irrigation of Dry Zones in India: A Sustainable Livelihood

By: Sebak Kumar Jana

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2014

Seller ID: 701444

ISBN: 9789351250913

Condition: New


Irrigation plays a vital role in improving the yield or productivity in the agricultural sector and the impact of irrigation on reducing poverty is striking. Among the irrigation sources, tank irrigation is considered important in the dry zones as it can play a very critical role in the sustainable irrigation development in these areas. Tank irrigation has various advantages, viz. tanks can have a wider geological distribution than large-scale projects, tank investments ... View more info

Trade Liberalization and Indian Agriculture

By: Seema Bathla

Price: $31.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2011

Seller ID: 701751

ISBN: 8131603938

Condition: New


India’s economic reforms and the Structural Adjustment Programme of 1991 brought to the centre stage of policy and analysis several important issues that the agricultural sector in India would face in a globalizing world. The setting up of the WTO and developments in the multilateral trading rules as per the Uruguay Round Agreement on Agriculture added new dimensions to this. That any policy change at the global level would have significant implications for trade, whic... View more info

Critical Study of Agricultural Productivity in Uttar Pradesh 1951-1975

By: Som Nath Pandit

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1983

Seller ID: 701247

ISBN: 8170221358

Condition: New


Economists, sociologists, political thinkers, planners, and administrators alike hold the view that the economic development of India depends ultimately on the agricultural development. Keeping in view the magnitude of population and vastness of area the economic development of Uttar Pradesh has an important role to play in the economic development of the country. In the economic development of the state the role of agricultural development is decisive. In this book an a... View more info