Strategic Issues in Future Growth of Fertiliser Use in India

Strategic Issues in Future Growth of Fertiliser Use in India

Subject: Agriculture and Life Sciences, Economics
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ISBN 9780333924389
Binding Hard cover
Imprints Macmillan Publishers India
Edition 1
Language English

About the Book

This book is the product of a research agenda and crucial-agricultural issues of concern. Foreseeing a bright future for ammonium chloride in India, the author has dwelt upon the results of experiments in various other countries also.

About Author

Gunvant M Desai - International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Washington DC, USA.

A Vaidyanathan - Madras Institute of Development Studies, Madras, India.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Agricultural Growth in India: An Agro-Climatic Environment-Based Perspective
  • Fertiliser-Response-Function Environment and Future Growth of Fertiliser Use on Wheat and Rice in India
  • Fertiliser Use Patterns in India During the mid-1980s: Micro-Level Evidence on Marginal and Small Farms
  • Demand Versus Supply Factors in Growth for Fertiliser Use: Gujarat’s Experience
  • Farmers’ Fertiliser Practices and Soil-Testing Services: Evidence from Gujarat
  • Soil Fertility Management and Fertilizer Use in Semi-Arid Tropical Regions of India
  • Bibliography