Study on Mapping the Factors for Viable and Sustainable Agriculture in the Cauvery Delta Region, Tamil Nadu
Location: Cauvery Delta Region, Tamil Nadu
The research study was carried out to understand the enabling and constraining factors for sustainable agriculture in the Cauvery Delta Region of Tamil Nadu. The study was supported by theTamil Nadu State Land Use Research Board of the State Planning Commission. The main objectives are to analyse the factors that influence land use and cropping patterns in the selected districts and identify opportunities for crop diversification and livelihoods.
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.