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

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Changes in Acreage and Tenure Structure of Land Holdings in Haryana, 1962-72

Land Holdings in Haryana, 1962-72 Sheila Bhalla Seven important findings emerge from this study: (1) The Green Revolution, by reducing the minimum acreage required for a viable holding, greatly accelerated the subdivision of family farms between 1961 and 1972. This is the dominant cause of the dramatic downward shift in the acreage structure of operated holdings during the decade.

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