Author: Hilary Byerly
TCI Briefing: Spatial Trends in Indian Agriculture 1960s to 2000s
Using almost half a century of data on area and production of major crops at the district level from ICRISAT’s VDSA database, TCI has mapped the evolution in farming.
Spatial trends in Indian agriculture: 1960s to 2000s
Hilary Byerly is a Masters student at Cornell’s Dyson School and a research assistant for the Tata-Cornell Agriculture and Nutrition Initiative (TCi). The narrative of the Green Revolution in India is familiar to agricultural development practitioners. High-yield varieties of wheat…