Breaking News
You are here: Home / Tag Archives: Medak News

Tag Archives: Medak News

Feed Subscription
Survival of small farms crucial for food security

Survival of small farms crucial for food security

For the last 25 years, Deccan Developmental Society (DDS) in Medak District, Andhra Pradesh has been working in more than 70-odd villages along with 5,000 dalit women farmers. “More than 60 per cent of their livelihood is derived from small holdings. In fact there must be more than 300 million small and marginal farmers in this country. And everyone who analyses Indian agriculture and farmers clearly says that the survival of these small farmers is crucial to the nation’s food security and well being,” says Mr. P.V. Sateesh, Director, DDS. Food analyst Some of the most respected food analysts in ... Read More »

Scroll To Top