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Agricultural policy in Himachal Pradesh

Ranveer Singh

Agricultural policy in Himachal Pradesh

a policy matrix in a federal system

by Ranveer Singh

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Published by Agro-Economic Research Centre, Himachal Pradesh University in Shimla .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementRanveer Singh, S.P. Saraswat, Partap Singh.
ContributionsAgro-Economic Research Centre (Simla, India)
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17055107M
LC Control Number2008331405

Under these aggression reforms, out of about 5 lakh agricultural families, about 4. The tribal population of H. In terms of population density per square kilometer of area, it has nearly doubled over the last forty 40 years. The Act enables in removing multiplicity of food laws and regulatory agencies and provide single window to food processing sector. Government of Himachal Pradesh has declared several areas, covering all the agro-climatic zones in the state and having significant ecological, geomorphologic and biodiversity value, as Conservation Reserves, Wildlife Sanctuaries and National Parks. Food Safety and Standards Act, was notified on

Other problems faced by the state were the poor mineral resources, non-availability of infrastructure and communication facilities, shortage of capital and lack of modern skills. Apart from it, as a consequence of introduction of farm mechanization, farmers would get more leisure and can easily devote more time for other nonagricultural jobs. Acute labour shortage was noticed in the peak period of farm operations. Well irrigation is possible in some areas near the plains.

This would also be conducive in conducting timely agricultural operations particularly under rainfed conditions. Agricultural machinery utilization is very low. The farming community of the state holds an area of 9. The framework has been developed considering three broad stages of project cycle viz. Lift irrigation is another source of irrigation.


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Agricultural policy in Himachal Pradesh book

The hills contain have himalayan subtropical pine forests. Himachal Pradesh provides water to both the Indus and Ganges basins.

Barring a few decades in the last years, sex ratio has improved continuously in the state. To have a better idea, the food grain production in Himachal Pradesh has been compared with that of the neighbouring state like Punjab as well as the country as a whole and depicted in Table 1.

Overall literacy rate of the state is These shifts reflect underlying trends in demand for food and factors affecting the supply of agriculture produce and include: i a shift away from a focus on food grain production towards diversification into high value agriculture production of fruits, vegetables, dairy, etc.

Most important representing the water budget for the state are Market Development to provide an improved platform for market-related information and intelligence, expand market access through alternative marketing channels, enhance transparency in the price discovery process, and improve market infrastructure ensure the effective implementation of the project activities and monitor and evaluate project implementation progress, outputs and outcomes, building on implementation D.

Chamba -- a district with a larger proportion of tribals has the lowest literacy rate at It conducts a large number of trainings for farmers, livestock keepers, farm ladies, rural youth, etc at main campus and at its eight Krishi Vigyan Kendras Farm Science Centres at Bajaura, Dhaulakuan, Hamirpur, Una, Mandi, Kangra, Berthin and Kukumseri.

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Guidelines and tips for public, tourists, foreigners are given. Get information related to hotels, adventure sports and travel destinations etc. Fruit of all cultivation does not add to the problem of soil erosion and its employment potential is more than the conventional farming. Seed-potato is mostly grown in Shimla, Kulu and Lahaul areas.

India has made the ambitious commitment to increase renewable energy production to GW by They managed to defeat Sansar Chand Katochthe ruler of Kangra, in with the help of many provincial chiefs. Share This Himachal Pradesh portal provides information on subjects like e-tourism, weather, organisations and search directories of the state.

The uppermost elevations have western Himalayan alpine shrub and meadows in the northeast and north western Himalayan alpine shrub and meadows in the northwest. World Bank' operational policies on OP 4.

Environment and Social Management Framework Page 5 Himachal Pradesh Horticulture Development Project Disclosure The draft ESMF report will be disclosed on the clients website, the infoshop and a summary will be circulated among the primary stakeholders before appraisal.

They came into direct conflict with the British along the tarai belt after which the British expelled them from the provinces of the Satluj. The tribal population of H. Between —94 andrural poverty in Himachal Pradesh declined from The major portion of the revenue earning in the state's economy is carried out by the cash crops in the Himachal Pradesh agriculture.

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Work is in progress on a large number of additional crops. HPMC is a state body that markets fresh and processed fruits. The College of Agriculture established in May, formed the nucleus of the new farm University.

According to the research findings, 27 per cent of India's million hectares are classified as wasteland, which is enough for renewable goals deployment. Kangra, Mandi district and to some extent Paonta valley of Sirmur district are the major producers of wheat, maize, and rice.

Detailed information related to the company's administrative structure, Board of directors, hydro projects, thermal projects, solar and wind project is given. Information on e-tourism and judiciary is also available for the users.

The study helped to develop an Environmental and Social Management Framework ESMF to ensure that: The study supported the development of an Environmental and Social Management Framework ESMF to ensure that: i Environmental and social considerations are fully mainstreamed in project planning, implementation and monitoring; and ii potential adverse impacts are adequately mitigated and potential benefits of the project are further enhanced to improve the effectiveness and sustainability of the project.

There are huge tracts of land suitable only for growing fruits.Himachal Pradesh is predominantly an agricultural State where Agriculture, Horticulture, Fisheries and Animal Husbandry provide direct employment to about 71 percent of the total population.

The Agriculture Sector contributes nearly 30 percent of the total state domestic product. Agricultural Research in Himachal Pradesh: A Profile based on AGRICOLA, AGRIS, CAB and FSTA CD-ROM databases Article (PDF Available) · September with 94 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

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