write the important contribution of the green revolution in india.

Asked by nathsantanukumar | 18th Sep, 2018, 08:31: PM

Expert Answer:

  1. It enabled Indian agriculture to make the transition from a subsistence-based field to a commercial and market-oriented industry.
  2. It contributed to the development of intensive agricultural production system. It increased yields and enabled India to achieve self-sufficiency in terms of food grain production.
  3. It enabled the adoption of new technology that created more employment opportunities in the agricultural sector.
  4. It helped farmers to obtain increasing returns from agriculture by greater utilisation of agricultural inputs.
  5. It increased rural prosperity to a great extent

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 19th Sep, 2018, 09:21: AM