AGROINDUSTRY FOR RURAL AND SMALL FARMER DEVELOPMENT: ISSUES AND LESSONS FROM INDIA

This article examines the priority given to agroindustries in India in the context of their role in rural and small farmer development. The features and constraints of agroindustry are examined to assess their real and potential contribution and challenges faced. Institutional and organizational models that have been tried or proposed in India are evaluated from the point of view of performance and contribution to rural and small farmer development. The article then draws policy and managerial implications


Issue Date:
1999
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/34223
Published in:
International Food and Agribusiness Management Review, Volume 02, Issue 3-4
Page range:
331-344
Total Pages:
14




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