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Farmer’s future lies outside farms — in dairy, poultry, food retail

Farmer’s future lies outside farms — in dairy, poultry, food retail - Dairy News 7X7

An average so-called agricultural household earned a total monthly income of Rs 10,218 during 2018-19 (July-June), of which net receipts from crop production (Rs 3,798) and farming of animals (Rs 1,582) together contributed hardly 53 per cent. The single-largest income source was actually wages/salary, at Rs 4,063. The average farmer, in other words, was more […]