SEARCH

Cash crops rule the roost

print   ·   T  T  
MORE REMUNERATIVE: Paddy harvesting in progress at a field near Thrissur. The State’s food crops’ acreage has declined steadily paving way for more remunerative crops such as coconut and rubber. Out of a gross cropped area of 27.69 lakh hectares in 2007-08, food crops comprise only 11.57 per cent, according to the latest Economic Survey brought out by the State Planning Board.
MORE REMUNERATIVE: Paddy harvesting in progress at a field near Thrissur. The State’s food crops’ acreage has declined steadily paving way for more remunerative crops such as coconut and rubber. Out of a gross cropped area of 27.69 lakh hectares in 2007-08, food crops comprise only 11.57 per cent, according to the latest Economic Survey brought out by the State Planning Board.


O
P
E
N

close

Recent Article in BUSINESS

Only name will change for Bandhan, says Ghosh

Even as Bandhan Financial Services Pvt. Ltd. (BFSPL) readies itself for its banking foray, its founder-chairman Chandra Shekhar Ghosh say... »