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Type Journal Article - The International Food and Agribusiness Management Review
Title Agroindustry for rural and small farmer development: issues and lessons from India
Volume 2
Issue 3
Publication (Day/Month/Year) 2000
Page numbers 331-344
URL http://ifama.i4adev.com/files/331-344.pdf
This article examines the priority given to agroindustries in India in the context of their role in rural and small farmer development. The features and constraints of agroindustry are examined to assess their real and potential contribution and challenges faced. Institutional and organizational models that have been tried or proposed in India are evaluated from the point of view of performance and contribution to rural and small farmer development. The article then draws policy and managerial implications.

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