Reviving The Green Revolution

  • Integrated pest management methods improve yields for cotton farmers

    August , 2016

    Cotton farmers in Perambalur, Tamil Nadu, discover the secret of integrated pest management to save their fields of white gold and reap better returns

  • Farmer's training programme on integrated productivity management of cotton-wheat cropping system organised

    October , 2012

    A day long kisan mela-cum-farmer's training programme on Integrated Productivity Management of cotton-wheat cropping system was organised at Bathinda by the Reviving Green Revolution Cell of Sir Ratan Tata Trust and Navajbai Ratan Tata Trust

  • North India

    Operates in the states of Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand

  • South India

    Programmes focus on the states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Telangana

  • Reviving the Green Revolution

    Punjab was the leading state in North India to harness the benefits of the Green Revolution. But with time, technologies such as high-yielding seeds, chemical fertilisers, pesticides and farm mechanisation lead to exploitation of natural resources - particularly ground water, deterioration in soil fertility, and environmental pollution.

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