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What India’s farm crisis really needs

 Christophe Jaffrelot & Hemal Thakker, The Indian Express – 16 March 2021 The current farmers’ protests in India which have spanned for over three months now and resulted in tens of thousands of people amassing the streets of New Delhi highlight the problems within the Indian agriculture industry leading to this crisis. In this opinion article,…

Agriculture’s connected future: How technology can yield new growth

Lutz Goedde, Joshua Katz, Alexandre Menard, and Julien Revellat – McKinsey & Company One of the oldest industries must embrace a digital, connectivity-fuelled transformation in order to overcome increasing demand and several disruptive forces. The agriculture industry has radically transformed over the past 50 years. Advances in machinery have expanded the scale, speed, and productivityof…

Reducing agriculture emissions through improved farming practices

The agriculture sector’s role in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions is widely known but not well understood. In truth, more than one-quarter of the world’s GHG emissions come from agriculture, forestry, and land-use change. And unless actively addressed, these emissions are likely to increase as more people populate the Earth and the need for food continues…