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Are the Lessons from the Green Revolution Relevant for Agricultural Growth and Food Security in the Twenty-First Century?

January 3, 2023 by Prabhu Pingali
In Jonna P. Estudillo, Yoko Kijima, and Tetsushi Tenobe (Eds.), Agricultural Development in Asia and Africa: Essays in Honor of Keijiro Otsuka, Springer 2023
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Aggregation Models and Small Farm Commercialization: An Annotated Bibliography of Relevant Literature

November 11, 2022
Smallholder aggregation models around the globe have the potential to contribute significantly to agricultural growth and productivity by facilitating improved access to credit, inputs, markets, and information. Aggregation models, including farmer producer organizations (FPOs) and cooperatives, are institutional arrangements by which small and marginal farmers,...

Revealing the Hidden Production Costs of India’s Public Distribution System

November 3, 2022
This policy brief presents preliminary estimates of the environmental and health-related costs associated with the production of food grain for India’s Public Distribution System (PDS), a program that provides subsidized food to more than 800 million Indians. This new analysis provides government policymakers, advocates, and...

Improving In-Kind Food-Based Safety Nets: The Case of India’s Public Distribution System

October 28, 2022 by Raghav Puri
In Gentilini, Ugo (Ed.), Social Protection, Food Security and Nutrition: An Update of Concepts, Evidence and Select Practices in South Asia and Beyond, World Bank, 2022

Nutrition-Sensitive Food Systems and Biofortified Crops

Agricultural Economics Research Review, Volume 35, Number 1, October 2022

In-Mouth, Self-Disintegrating Milk Protein Puffs-I: Process Development

September 1, 2022 by Bindvi Arora , Syed Rizvi
Journal of Food Process Engineering, August 2022

Technological Interventions in Indian Food Systems and the Future of Food Security

August 24, 2022 by Mathew Abraham , Prabhu Pingali
Technological Interventions in Indian Food Systems and the Future of Food Security is available for download in PDF format. With India on track to become the world’s most populous country by 2030, agricultural technology will play a vital role in ensuring that the country meets...