ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Responding to Policy Initiatives since 2004-05

Growth in Indian Agriculture

Indian agriculture has been doing far better in the years since 2004-05. This note explores available data to understand why this has been so. It is found that after 2004-05, public investment in agriculture increased, the National Horticulture Mission was launched, and more agricultural credit was made available that spurred private investment in agriculture as well. These policy initiatives resulted in increased yields and higher agricultural growth.



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