ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Profitability of HYV Paddy Cultivation

Shyamal Roy Rice is India's most important foodgrain crop, accounting for nearly 40 per cent of total foodgrain production. The success of the Green Revolution and the achievement of the Fourth Plan's foodgrains targets will, therefore, depend to a large extent on whether or not a major transformation takes place in rice production. A primary condition for such transformation is that the area under HYV paddy be pushed up substantially.

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