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Farmers being pushed out of Agriculture in India - Devinder Sharma

Created on 02 June 2014
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Farmers in India have been in crisis for decades now. Thousands have committed suicide over the years for a variety of reasons- lack of profits, lack of inputs, falling productivity of land.... among others. Underpinning this variety of reasons is a structural push from villages to cities that farmers are experiencing, exerted by a multitude of forces.

In this video, journalist/ economist Devinder Sharma explains what forces are at play and why they should be resisted.

More info:  http://devinder-sharma.blogspot.in/ 
Produced by: Devinder Sharma 
Year: 2014 
Language: English



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