India's Green Revolution on NPR

Raising questions in India

“In India, ground zero for the Green Revolution was the state of Punjab, which borders Pakistan and the foothills of the Himalayas. And the system seemed to work miracles — for a while.”

Listen to Daniel Zwerdling report on growing problems in India’s Farming ‘Revolution’ on NPR: Part 1 and Part 2.

This article was originally published on August 3, 2010
Related TopicsDevelopment & Prosperity, Sustainable development, Environment & Sustainability, Agriculture, Conservation / protection

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Jane Abbottsmith
Jane Abbottsmith is a Fellowship Associate

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