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Livelihood Diversification Pursued by Farmers in West Bengal

@article{Saha2010LivelihoodDP,
  title={Livelihood Diversification Pursued by Farmers in West Bengal},
  author={B. Saha and R. Bahal},
  journal={Indian Research Journal of Extension Education},
  year={2010},
  volume={10},
  pages={1-9}
}
  • B. Saha, R. Bahal
  • Published 2010
  • Economics
  • Indian Research Journal of Extension Education
  • Livelihood Diversification has come under increasing scrutiny because of its powerful and pervasive impact. Department for Information Development (DFID) adopted livelihood diversification as central to its strategy for meeting the goals set out in its 1997 White Paper ‘Eliminating World Poverty’. In this context this study, presents evidence that non-farm and off-farm activities are carried out by a significant proportion of adults and make an important contribution to livelihoods in West… CONTINUE READING
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