December 5, 2016

Putting Wheat in Its Place, Or Why the Green Revolution Wasn’t Quite What It’s Made Out to Be

Narratives that present the Green Revolution as necessary and successful ignore the context that it was brought around in and the fact that it did not […]
December 5, 2016

Demonetisation Has Wrecked Farmers

Farmers in Vidarbha are being forced to incur terrible losses – by accepting lower prices, losing their perishable produce, or due to a fear of depositing […]
December 5, 2016

The Life and Times of Ghoongha – An Agricultural Labourer

For agricultural labourers from remote villages, hunger is always around the corner and migration in search of work is absolutely necessary for survival. This is the […]
December 5, 2016

Farmers Notebook: Growing Organic Products Isn’t the Problem, Selling Them Is

Farmers have little access to marketing facilities, making organic agriculture unviable for many said Dr Narsimhan While the country debates the government’s decision to import pulses, Dr Narasimhan, […]