|Title||: Spatiotemporal analysis of dairy sector in India|
|Author(s)||: Jibin Koshy Varghese|
|Article Information||: Volume 03 - Issue 02 (December- 2018) , 23-33|
|Affiliation(s)||: Research Intern, Agricultural Development and Rural Transformation Centre (ADRTC), Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bangalore.|
While dealing with Agricultural Economics there are profusion of study and documenting a magnitude of dimensions of crop sector and its production. But there is a gap in study of allied sector of India. The contribution of dairy sector to Indian agriculture is substantial. Indian dairy sector has gained reputation over the years which will help to keep momentum of growth in future. This is a pioneering attempt to analyze the state of the dairy sector in India and try to point out the problems to be tackled. This paper tries to analyze the data using the descriptive statistics. The analysis suggest that the Indian dairy sector is in an advantages position. The changing food pattern has brought new market for the Indian dairy products. The Indian buffaloes are more productive than the cattle. Further the northern region of the country is having high production. The dairy sector needs structural changes which will help equipping to maintain its consistency and competency in the global market.
|Document Type||: Research Paper|
|DOI||: Volume 03, Issue 02|
|Publication date||: November 17, 2018|