India's agricultural glimpses - The New Indian Express

India's agricultural glimpses

  • Indian women farmers walk across to sow in a paddy field on the outskirts of Nellore, in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, Friday, Nov. 29, 2013. With nearly 70 percent of India's population living in rural areas, farming is vital to India’s economy. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
  • A farmer harvests his wheat crop at a field on the outskirts of Amritsar in Punjab. (PTI/File photo)
  • A file photo of a farmer looks up the sky at drought hit Morahu Village near Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh. (PTI photo)
  • Indian women take a break during harvesting of rice in a field on the outskirts of Gauhati, India, Thursday, Nov. 28 2013. With nearly 70 percent of India's population living in rural areas, farming is vital to India’seconomy. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
  • Indian workers prepare to plant paddy, the state's main crop, in a field on the outskirts of Nellore, in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, Friday, Nov. 29, 2013. With nearly 70 percent of India's population living in rural areas, farming is vital to India’s economy. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
  • An Indian woman smokes during a break from harvesting rice in a field on the outskirts of Gauhati, India, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013. With nearly 70 percent of India's population living in rural areas, farming is vital toIndia’s economy. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
  • Indian women harvest rice in a field on the outskirts of Gauhati, India, Thursday, Nov. 28 2013. With nearly 70 percent of India's population living in rural areas, farming is vital to Indiaâs economy. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
  • In this 2011 file photo, farmers in Chikmagalur in Karnataka feed their tomato crop to cattle as the prices crashed. (PTI photo)
  • Tribal women carry bundles of bamboo on their heads to sell in a market on the outskirts of Gauhati, India, Thursday, Nov. 28 2013. Tribal women in northeastern India play a major role in generating source of livelihood for their families. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
  • A laborer spreads fertilizer on a field in Jammu, in Jammu and Kashmir, on August 24, 2013. (AP photo)

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