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Farmers organisation and water policy in South India

Workshop on Farmers Organisations and Water Policy in South India (2003 Hyderabad, India)

Farmers organisation and water policy in South India

proceedings of the workshop, 1-2 February, 2003

by Workshop on Farmers Organisations and Water Policy in South India (2003 Hyderabad, India)

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Published by Wageningen University, Hyderabad, National Institute of Rural Development in Netherlands .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Water supply, Agricultural -- India -- Congresses,
    • Agriculture -- India -- Societies, etc. -- Congresses,
    • Farmers -- India -- Societies, etc. -- Congresses,
    • Irrigation -- India -- Management -- Citizen participation -- Congresses

    • About the Edition

      Proceedings of Workshop on Farmers Organisations and Water Policy in South India held on 1-2 February 2003 at NIRD, Hyderabad.

      Edition Notes

      Statement[editors, R. Doraiswamy, Peter P. Mollinga, A. Rajagopal].
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsDoraiswamy, R., Mollinga, Peter P., Rajagopal, A., National Institute of Rural Development (India), Wageningen Universiteit.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS494.5.W3 W67 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination152 p. ;
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3333035M
      LC Control Number2004312068

      The vision of Jagriti is 'building India through enterprise'. The farming inefficiencies created by this campaign led to The Great Chinese Famineresulting in the deaths of somewhere between the government estimate of 14 million to scholarly estimates of 20 to 43 million. The soil can be damaged by erosion blowing or washing awaysalt buildup, or loss of structure. Lotus seeds and roots are a major crop in HubeiHunanFujianand Jiangxi provinces Sincethe government has instituted a number of policy changes aimed at limiting grain importation and increasing economic stability. Irrigation systems are inadequate, leading to crop failures in some parts of the country because of lack of water.

      These indicators, developed by the OECD, are already used regularly in the analysis of the agriculture and food sector in 51 OECD countries and emerging economies and are now available for India for the first time. It aims to inspire the young Indians living in the middle of the Indian demographic diamond to lead development by taking to enterprise, thus unleashing a movement of Enterprise-led-development. Collectives were organized into communesprivate food production was banned, and collective eating was required. Enhancing economic opportunities for women will result in increased incomes, enhanced skills in business, increased stature within the community and improved potential for communities. Farmers use a lot of chemical fertilizers, pesticides chemicals that kill bugsand herbicides chemicals that kill weeds.

      Suicides were fewer among those that grow food crops such as rice, wheat, maize and pulses. These farming cooperatives were supported with financial resources to develop land and water resources. Agriculture is not only growing food for people and animals, but also growing other things like flowers and nursery plantsmanure or dung, animal hides skins or fursleatheranimals, fungi, fibers cottonwoolhempand flaxbiofuelsand drugs bio pharmaceuticalsmarijuanaopium. It occupies a key position in agricultural development with support in resource and input use, harvesting of water resources, marketing channels, storage facilities, distribution channels, value addition, market information and a regular monitoring network system.


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She gets two pots of water from the tap and spends Rsa week on buying water from a tanker. This is because subsistence farmers are generally less educatedand they have less money to buy equipment.

The report of the commission was submitted in At its behest, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research in Mumbai [76] did field research and found the top causes of farmers suicides to be: debt, low income and crop failure, family issues such as illness and Farmers organisation and water policy in South India book to pay celebration expenses for daughter's marriage, lack of secondary income occupations and lack of value-added opportunities.

CCIPL proposes to undertake integrated water shed and community development projects. Suicides were fewer among those that grow food crops such as rice, wheat, maize and pulses.

A situation is emerging wherein there is a possibility of people migrating back to rural areas, as the cooperatives exhibit vast potential for generating self-employment opportunities at grassroots.

The number of suicides in the six worst-affected western Vidarbha districts in was approaching For holding communities together, and importantly, to ensure among other things, long term sustainability of its interventions, Institution Building, following the cooperative route, has been a major plank of its programmes.

Political stability and a growing labor force led to economic growth, and people opened up large areas of wasteland and built irrigation works for expanded agricultural use. There were 14, fishery cooperatives inbut many of suffered from inadequate financial and technical support and lack of coordination between production, storage and marketing.

Farmers' suicides in India

As costs rose, credit dried up and debt went out of control, and the tides of suicides washed over India. During the Spring and Autumn period — BCtwo revolutionary improvements in farming technology took place. This has resulted in money being circulated between the government, banks large and small corporations and politiacians, without any of it reaching farmers, aggravating their woes.

Gowda was among the 10, farmers from Kolar and Chikballapur in southern interior Karnataka, who had descended on Bengaluru last month to protest against drinking water crisis, after their day of agitation in Kolar came to naught. Improvements in farming machinery during this era included the moldboard plow and watermill.

They are F1 hybrids, crossed with Indian varieties. India's integration into the global economy has been accompanied by impressive economic growth that has brought significant economic and social benefits to the country.

For food staples, the annual growth rate in production during the six-year segments —76, —82, —88, —, — were found to be respectively 2.

Farmers' umbrella organisation in Odisha threatens to opt for NOTA

Scarcity of water leads to unemployment, ill-health and hardship for women. The cotton Farmers organisation and water policy in South India book from his seven-acre farm was a miserable one quintal, worth Rs3 Members usually receive limited compensation, if any, on capital subscribed as a condition of membership.

Table 1. But in the worst affected states, the rate of indebtedness is far higher. The association plans to renew their agitation for permanent potable water supply soon.

We did not get the yield promised by them, not even half of it. Acid phosphatase which contributes to the uptake of phosphates was lowered by Actions are necessary to use the water sustainably and manage the tank irrigation systems in South India.

One strategy is to reduce water demand by adopting water conservation programs and improving water use efficiency, while another strategy involves a water pricing galisend.com by: These subsidies on cotton alone destroyed cotton farmers not only in India but in African nations such as Burkina Faso, Benin, Mali and Chad.

As costs rose, credit dried up and debt went out of control, and the tides of suicides washed over India. To add to the farmers’ plight, the unsustainable farming practices are coming home to roost.

differential. Other farmers rely on their own local marketing networks, such as to some organic shops and individual customers, but policy support in this area is crucial.

Farmers are digging borewells up to 2,000 feet in Kolar in Karnataka

Palekar was recently awarded India's fourth highest civilian award, the Padma Shri, in This was .Rice cultivation results in pdf carbon emissions and consumes significantly more irrigation water than millets.

During India’s Green Revolution in the s, government policies encouraged farmers to shift away from millets, like ragi (finger millet), bajra (pearl millet) .Sustainable Management of Water Resources in Agriculture Agriculture is the major user of water in most countries.

It also faces the enormous challenge of producing almost 50% more food by and doubling production by This will likely need to.Mar 31,  · Farmers' umbrella organisation ebook Odisha threatens to opt for NOTA why the Union and state governments have remained silent over the Mahanadi water dispute, why no .