India Today

How seeds of green evolution helped Madhya Pradesh sow national growth in agriculture

In Madhya Pradesh, the agriculture sector has been recording 20 per cent plus growth successively for the past five years.

Compared to the dismal agricultural scenario in the rest of the country, Madhya Pradesh has been presenting a different picture for the past few years. According to advance estimates, growth in the sector would be 29.1 per cent in 2016 17, and with the economic survey projecting a 4.1 per cent growth in agriculture at

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from India Today

India Today6 min read
Who Is (Not) a Citizen
The idea of citizenship has become uncertain and insecure. In a strange twist of law and logic, all people living in the territory of India are suddenly on trial to establish their citizenship. This is not what it always was, not even in the tumultuo
India Today5 min read
Tax Extraction or Tax Terrorism?
According to a 2019 Pew Research, two-thirds of Indians perceive corruption to be as big a problem as terrorism and crime, and rank it just below unemployment and rising prices. This fits in with the popular narrative. Corruption is easily our most p
India Today2 min read
Museum | Exile and the Kingdom
Far from the bustling, big-ticket shows of Dutch Masters or Camp fashion, beyond the high-ceilinged galleries of large American canvases, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York is a maze of jewel-box galleries. Hosting exhibitions like Sita and R