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Agriculture Watch – Diversifying India’s Food Basket: NBA outlines the critical role of biodiversity

2017-01-31T03:27:07+00:00

Our food basket is increasingly being confined to a few select crops and cereals. Yet, our nation is endowed with a huge variety – a rich biodiversity, which provides of a complex stock of animals, plant and micro-organisms at genetic, species and eco-system levels. India needs to look beyond performance and diversify with biodiversity as the as a key functionary of the agro-ecosystem. Policies are thus urgently needed to promote a robust and sustainable agro-process through the biodiversity route. […]

Agriculture Watch – Diversifying India’s Food Basket: NBA outlines the critical role of biodiversity2017-01-31T03:27:07+00:00