Ordeals of Indian Farmers

In Rural India, agriculture is the main source of income or livelihood for a majority of people. Farmers, despite the importance of their work, have faced a lot of grievances for a prolonged time and this has pushed them into the poverty trap.

MARGINAL FARMERS AND THE MAJOR PROBLEMS FACED BY THEM:

Farmers having less than two hectares (five acres) of land are called small farmers and those having less than one hectare (2.5 acres) are called marginal farmers.

And the list goes on...

The primary reason being the inability to repay loans, along with other reasons including floods, droughts, debt, genetically modified seeds etc.

Solutions to the problems

Story By: Prerana Ghosh

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A B2B Online Agriculture Market, designed for farmers and businesses to make the trade fast, simple and transparent and is available on both iOS and Android.

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A B2B Online Agriculture Market, designed for farmers and businesses to make the trade fast, simple and transparent and is available on both iOS and Android.