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Agriculture development
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In this lesson Ashna talks about the agriculture development and importance of agriculture in Indian economy.

Ashna Sisodia is teaching live on Unacademy Plus

Ashna Sisodia
PSIR Optional Faculty, having scored 125+ in the prelims and 140 in Essay Paper and 110+ each in GS Papers in the UPSC Mains 2017.

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  1. 900 Course : Modern History (Pre & Mains) Integrated Approach Presented by: Ashna Sisodia

  2. About Me . Verified Educator at Unacademy . From Chandigarh, India An Educator at Unacademy since October 2016 Appeared in UPSC CSE Mains 2017 and scored 140 Political Science and International Relations Optional for Mains 2019 . Ashna Sisodia 0 da . Scored 125+ in Prelims 2017 . CSE Btech from UIET, Courses Made so Far Scored 125ssin paper s20110 marks each in GS 2 and 3 . n this Course, Ashna Sisodia will comprehensvely cover complete Poltical Science and Internatonal Relatons te form of nes and eaborateeroan topex, which wil be helpful India Yearbook 2018 and Learning Maps quickly in 25 Lessons Nuclear security Doctrine IR & PSIFR World History - Module 1 and The Hindu June MCQs The Hindu Weekly Killer Course June 2018 Crash Course on International Organizations and International Relations Teaching Ancient History and Answer Writing on Geography Mains the notes wil also be provided in English

  3. Significant developments after independence

  4. AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT . Cultivate crops in the field by farmers is called agriculture Primary Activities consist of to grow crops , to plough ,level them, sowing, watering etc Secondary consist the production of agrobased allied goods eg cattle breeding, pig breeding etc .

  5. IMPORTANCE OF AGRICULTURE IN INDIAN ECONOMY Mai in source of employment Contribution to national income Food for population and fodder for cattle Contribution of agriculture to industries . . Importance of agricultural goods in internal and external trade of India . Source of income of the traders and transporters Source of income of the govt Agriculture serves as a shock absorber Agriculture sector supplies healthy manpower for Indian army Agriculture is a way of life .

  6. First five year plan and agricultural development Objectives Increase in area under cultivation Popularization of modern methods of agriculture Expansion of irrigation facilities Credit facilities Land reforms Achievements Increase in food production - Increase in area under irrigation Land reforms Improvement in methods of cultivation Decline in prices

  7. Second five year plan and agricultural development Objectives Reclamation of land Irrigation Modern methods of agriculture Reduction in unequal distribution of land Use of modern inputs Credit facilities Achievements - Increase in agricultural production Increase in irrigation Distribution of surplus land -Modernization ofagriculture Spread of credit facilities Increase in prices and inputs of food

  8. Third five year plan and agricultural development Objectives Self-sufficiency in food Increase in raw material Proper use of land and human resources Institutional changes -Modernization of agriculture Achievements Establishment of agricultural price commission Food corporation of India Intensive agriculture district development programme Use of hybrid seeds Support institutions '

  9. GOVT MEASURES FOR OVER ALL AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT UNDER PLANS Increase in public investment in agriculture Increase in agricultural production Increase in the yield of crops Increase in rate of growth of agriculture i. pre-green revolution period ii. post-green revolution period Increase in area under cultivation Institutional changes in Indian agriculture i. Abolition of zamindari system ii. Ceiling in land holdings iii. Consolidation of holdings 1V. Tenancy reforms v. Bhoodan movement

  10. Technological changes in Indian agriculture i. Irrigation ii. HYV seeds iii. Chemical fertilizers iv. Insecticides v. Mechanization vi. New methods of agriculture . Improvement in agriculture system i. Credit facilities ii. Marketing facilities ii. Fixation of minimum prices by the govt iv. Transport facilities v. Supply of electricity and diesel vi. Agricultural subsidies

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