ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Impact of NDDB s Oilseeds Project on Farmers of Saurashtra

Farmers of Saurashtra Tushar Shah Shrikant Modak Oilseeds is an important crop and a major source of calories. Although the country has been one of the major producers of oilseeds in the world, its share in the total world oilseeds trade has declined over the years. Further, the oilseeds and edible oil sector has been in the grip of speculators and hoarders and is also susceptible to climatic variations. The DDB has sought to deal with these problems by promoting co-operatives of oilseeds growers.

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