Critical study of agricultural productivity in Uttar Pradesh, 1951-1975

by Som Nath Pandit

Publisher: Concept in New Delhi

Written in English
Published: Pages: 154 Downloads: 624
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  • Uttar Pradesh (India),
  • India,
  • Uttar Pradesh.
  • Subjects:

    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- India -- Uttar Pradesh.,
    • Agriculture -- India -- Uttar Pradesh.,
    • Uttar Pradesh (India)
    • Edition Notes

      StatementSom Nath Pandit.
      LC ClassificationsHD2075.U6 P36 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 154 p. :
      Number of Pages154
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2825404M
      LC Control Number83900865

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The book examines the broad trends in area, production and productivity of principal crops grown in Uttar Pradesh, India on the basis of time-series data foranalyzes changes in cropping pattern and land utilization over the period, and of the behaviour of farm harvest prices and wholesale prices for the main crops, studies the supply response of rice, wheat and sugarcane and projects Author: Som Nath Pandit.

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