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

Articles By National Food Security Act (NFSA)

Agriculture and Rural Areas in Budget 2023–24

Agriculture and rural incomes are under stress for several reasons. The budget has given importance to agriculture and allied activities and strengthening their cooperative model, digital infrastructure, and the production of millets. These are steps in the right direction, but much more needs to be done. There is a need to change the narrative towards more diversified, high-value production, food systems approach for nutrition-sensitive agriculture, inclusion and sustainable agriculture.