What is the Swaminathan report?

The 5 reports which were submitted by the National Commission on Farmers from December 2004 to October 2006 are known as the Swaminathan Report. This commission was headed by Prof M.S.Swaminathan. You can read about the Farm Acts, 2020 – Arguments For & Against Farm Laws in the given link.

The Swaminathan Report covers key recommendations and findings related to farmer competitiveness, productivity of agriculture, irrigation, employment, food security, credit and insurance. Suggestions for achieving the goal of “faster and more inclusive growth” were given in the Swaminathan Report.

Further readings:

  1. Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP) – UPSC Notes
  2. e-NAM – Definition, Scope & Implementation [UPSC Notes]

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