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Agricultural development and rural labour

a case study of Punjab and Haryana

by Harbans Singh Sidhu

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Published by Concept Pub. Co. in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Punjab,
  • Haryana
    • Subjects:
    • Agricultural laborers -- India -- Punjab -- Case studies.,
    • Agricultural laborers -- India -- Haryana -- Case studies.,
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- India -- Punjab -- Case studies.,
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- India -- Haryana -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHarbans Singh Sidhu.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1537.I4 S54 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination293 p. ;
      Number of Pages293
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1679756M
      ISBN 108170223369
      LC Control Number91900587

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      1 agriculture and rural development In order to report efficiently on the objectives outlined in Chapter 3, they have been clustered into logical groupings and structured into, as outlined below. foregoing, it is obvious that rural development is not a one-off thing or an immediate and snap phenomenon. Rather, it is a gradual and progressive towards perfection having a set standard in mind. Agriculture And Rural Development In Africa Africa has abundant arable land and labor which, with sound policies, could be translated into.

      income from agricultural labour grew at a rate of per cent per year in real terms, while the rural population declined by only per cent. As for agrarian and agricultural policies, the. Federal Office of Statistics. This paper also identifies some major factors constraining the development of agricultural sector in Nigeria such as neglect of agriculture arising from the discovery of oil, inadequate infrastructural facilities, inadequate extension services, shortage of labour to rural- .


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