ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Declining Production Conditions of Raw Wool

While the requirement of raw wool for the carpet and other industries is increasing, it is questionable whether wool production by the sheep husbandry subsector will be able to keep pace with the demand. This paper examines the production conditions of raw wool in Rajasthan, the largest producing state, particularly with reference to the shrinkage and degradation of grazing lands.

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