ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Reforms for Agricultural Growth and Rural Development

Land reform policies aimed to promote agricultural growth and alleviate rural poverty have had limited success. As a recent workshop on land reform suggested, the potential of new reform approaches such as contract farming, legalising procedures for land leasing, sanctioning homestead-cum-garden plots for the poor and landless need to be suitably examined and exploited.

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