Agriculture in India has been there for a very long time

India ranks second worldwide in farm output

Agriculture in India contributes to little less than 14% of the GDP

However, agriculture contributes to 50 % of the total workforce in India

As of 2013 India was the 7th largest exporter of Agricultural products

Between 1970 and 2011, the GDP share of agriculture has fallen from 43% to 16%

Some of the issues faced by agriculture in India includes

Low productivity & Irrigation

In 2010, only about 35% of agricultural land in India was reliably irrigated

Will the government intervene and invest in Agriculture to improve productivity and irrigation facilities?

Fall of Agriculture In India

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