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

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Crop Economics and Cropping Pattern Changes

Mruthyunjaya Praduman Kumar This paper discusses how the crop production strategy followed in the post-green revolution period has led to the narrowing of the base of agricultural production. The authors examine the changes in input use, productivity, cost of production, profitability and employment in crops; identify and explain cropping pattern changes; and suggest ways of controlling the imbalances in the cropping pattern.

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