Striking a balance between sustainable farming and feeding a billion people

The Hindu Business Line | Feb 24, 2020 at 1:57 PM
  • Farm inputs such as chemical fertilisers, hybrid seeds and insecticides have played a key role in increasing the country’s food production over the past few decades.
  • The soil health card (SHC) scheme introduced by the Modi government in 2015 has entered into the fifth year.
  • The challenge ahead is to sustain and grow food to feed the burgeoning population.