By Gabrielle J Persley, L R MacIntyre
Following on from prior titles during this sequence, this quantity provides additional fabric generated via the realm Bank/ISNAR/Australian executive biotechnology learn. It covers the current prestige and destiny clients for the appliance of biotechnology to unravel agricultural and environmental difficulties in a couple of constructing international locations. specific concentration is given directly to advancements that experience taken position during the last decade.
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K. 4. Expenditure on major non-food items by MGNREGA beneficiaries and non-beneficiaries in India, 2009 (authors’ calculations). 0 100 r evealed that all states have benefited from MGNREGA, but with wide variations. It is observed that the economically weaker states of the country have benefited more and have implemented MGNREGA more vigorously. The study has shown that the raise in income has led to an increase in food consumption level – of both cereals and non-cereals – by all the categories of rural households.
Of households % of households MGNREGA beneficiaries No. 0 25 271 Food Consumption Pattern and Nutritional Security Andaman and Nicobar Islands Andhra Pradesh Arunachal Pradesh Assam Bihar Chhattisgarh Goa and Daman Gujarat Haryana Himachal Pradesh Jammu and Kashmir Jharkhand Karnataka Kerala Lakshadweep Madhya Pradesh Maharashtra Manipur Meghalaya Mizoram Nagaland Odisha Pondicherry Punjab Rajasthan Sikkim Tamil Nadu Tripura Uttar Pradesh Uttarakhand West Bengal No. of sample rural households MGNREGA job seekers 26 P.
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Agricultural biotechnology : country case studies : a decade of development by Gabrielle J Persley, L R MacIntyre