Stakeholder's Meet - Sadiya,
Assam, India
Understanding Agriculture Policy Approach
Dr M Islam Barbaruah
CTA, FARMER
19/08...
19/08/2006 Stakeholder's Meet - Sadiya,
Assam, India
Agriculture as Knowledge Industry
 Market oriented Mass Production (...
19/08/2006 Stakeholder's Meet - Sadiya,
Assam, India
Demand Side Intervention
 NREGP : Increasing disposable income of ru...
19/08/2006 Stakeholder's Meet - Sadiya,
Assam, India
Supply Side Strategy
 Addressing specific constrains and policy
dist...
19/08/2006 Stakeholder's Meet - Sadiya,
Assam, India
Other Interventions
 Prioritized Basic Agricultural Research.
 Enab...
19/08/2006 Stakeholder's Meet - Sadiya,
Assam, India
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Targeted at agricultural development workers the brief presentation discusses few salient features of agriculture policy approaches in India.

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  1. 1. Stakeholder's Meet - Sadiya, Assam, India Understanding Agriculture Policy Approach Dr M Islam Barbaruah CTA, FARMER 19/08/2006
  2. 2. 19/08/2006 Stakeholder's Meet - Sadiya, Assam, India Agriculture as Knowledge Industry  Market oriented Mass Production (Scale of Op)  Increasing Technology Input  Increasing Diversification and initiative for Integration. ( Corporate farming )  Focus on competitiveness, Quality, organic production and food safety.  Increasing importance of Resource Management for productivity and profit  Increasing assortment e.g. farm inputs, job avenues
  3. 3. 19/08/2006 Stakeholder's Meet - Sadiya, Assam, India Demand Side Intervention  NREGP : Increasing disposable income of rural poor.  Bharat Nirman : Triggering growth of Rural Market.  Enhancing Quality of government Schools  Enhancing Quality health care Service.  Lowering credit cost.
  4. 4. 19/08/2006 Stakeholder's Meet - Sadiya, Assam, India Supply Side Strategy  Addressing specific constrains and policy distortion in low yield regions. Agro-climatic region wise planning.  Addressing Knowledge deficit that constraints productivity.  Credit availability at reasonable rate.  Diversification in to horticulture and floriculture: Emphasis on marketing linkages & Post harvest management.  Risk management
  5. 5. 19/08/2006 Stakeholder's Meet - Sadiya, Assam, India Other Interventions  Prioritized Basic Agricultural Research.  Enabling environment for corporate, contract and village level group farming.  Popularization of Non farm activity to address the problem of disguised employment.  Appropriate Natural Resource Management e.g. Soil treatment, PIM ( Participatory Irrigation Management), Ground Water Management etc.  Human Resource Management.
  6. 6. 19/08/2006 Stakeholder's Meet - Sadiya, Assam, India

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