Webster dictionary states agriculture as the art or science of production of crops and livestock on a farm agriculture is the backbone of the indian economydespite major emphasis on industrial development during the last four decades, agriculture continues to occupy a place of pride in our economy. (1) 11 : agriculture sector in india rural indian women are extensively involved in agricultural activities however the nature and extent of their involvement differs with the variations in agroproduction systems. The lesson deals in detail about features of indian agriculture sign up now to enroll in courses, follow best educators, interact with the community and track your progress home explore plus login signup (hindi) crash course on indian geography 38 lessons, 7h 11m enroll. Some major features ofagriculture in india are given (i) in most parts of india, agriculture is a primary activ describe any four features of agriculturein india or explain any five features of indian agriculture.
History of indian agriculture: the history of agriculture and civilisation go hand in hand as the food production made it possible for primitive man to settle down in selected spots leading to formation of society and initiation of civilisation. The history of agriculture in india dates back to indus valley civilization era and even before that in some parts of southern india today, india ranks second worldwide in farm outputsagriculture and allied sectors like forestry and fisheries accounted for 137% of the gdp. But certain features of indian agriculture hamper the balanced growth and development finance is the major constraint here despite the introduction of rural banking, credit societies, kisan credit cards, the small and marginal farmers still go to the same old pawn broker or money lender and become their victims. The main features of the indian agriculture are as follows: •agricultural production in india depends largely on rainfall •india stands on 2nd position is terms of rice production in the world after china.
Agricultural sector under the british rule, the indian economy was basically agrarian around 85% of the population was living in the villages and got their livelihood directly or indirectly from agriculture. Following are some of the broad features of the indian agriculture: 1 indian agriculture is subsistent type of agriculture whose prime aim is to meet the food and other requirements of its vast population. Intensive agriculture: this farming practice can be seen in densely populated areas in india it is an attempt to maximize the output of the land, through the use of every possible effort it is an attempt to maximize the output of the land, through the use of every possible effort.
The main features of indian agriculture observed after independence are as follows: 1 large areas have been brought under irrigation 2 use of fertilizers and pesticides has been increased 3 large area has been brought under high yielding variety of seeds which brings green revolution in india. Indian agriculture and allied activities have witnessed a green revolution, a white revolution, a yellow revolution and a blue revolution this section provides the information on agriculture produces machineries, research etc detailed information on the government policies, schemes, agriculture loans, market prices, animal husbandry. As you have asked what are the silent features of indian agriculture the first thing is that the india's agriculture is called gamble of monsoon the reason is that in india monsoon sometime comes too late and sometimes came before the time and des. R&d in agricultural technology through two national level projects with pan-india implementation (the national agriculture technology project and the national agriculture innovation project) coordinated by the government of india’s indian council for agricultural research (icar. India is one of the world’s largest agrarian economies and agriculture is the backbone of our country’s economy despite of industrialization and liberalizations it provides employment to around 60% of the country’s population.
Features of indian economy 1 characteristics of indian economy by- sweety gupta 2 • indian economy is a developing economy in which agriculture is the back bone of indian economic 60% of india’s population are on the below poverty line. Agriculture is the primary source of income india most of people choose is as their family business india government give a deep vision towards agricultural development and consider it as their primary sector of growth. Agricultural policy in india since independence 277 a reference to agriculture's performance in the pre-independence period (approx 1901-1950) may not be considered quite relevant, but legacies. Business environment indian agriculture : a general overview kaushik ranjan goswami contents introduction role of agriculture in the indian economy features of indian agriculture problems of indian agriculture low agricultural productivity.
Indian economy is basically based in the contribution of service sector (currently provides 60% share of gdp) and near about 53% of its population is dependent on the agriculture. Largest educational library crowd sourced by students, teachers and educationalists across the country to provide free education to students of india and the world anyone can share notes online and anyone can access for free. Indian agriculture indian agriculture had reached the stage of development and maturity much before the now advanced countries of the world embarked upon the path of progress there was a proper balance between agriculture and industry and both flourished hand in hand. Salient features of indian agriculture – part 1 agriculture – backbone of indian economy india is an agricultural economy where approx 49% of the people depend on agriculture net sown area still accounts for about 47% of the total cultivable area of india accounts for about 35% of our national income share in gdp → [.
India: india, country that in its pool of scientific and engineering personnel (one of the largest in the world), in the pace of its agricultural expansion, and in its rich and vibrant cultural exports of music, literature, india’s present-day relief features have been superimposed on three basic structural units: the himalayas in the. Agriculture has to provide food for the rapidly increasing population and also employment to a large section of landless labourers the increasing trend of urbanization is actually diverting the agricultural land to non-agricultural uses. The indian economy is heavily dependent on agriculture and the livelihood of the indian farmer largely depends on the monsoon rains around 58 per cent of the total employment in the country is through agriculture also, the agricultural sector in our country contributes to around 18 per cent of the gdp.