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Farming performance of farm women key to sustainable agriculture by Gidda P. Reddy

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Published by Concept Pub. Co. in New Delhi .
Written in English



  • India,
  • India.


  • Women farmers -- India -- Social conditions.,
  • Sustainable agriculture -- India.

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About the Edition

On socio-economic condition of women farmers in India; a study.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [131]-133) and index.

StatementP. Gidda Reddy.
LC ClassificationsHD6077.2.I4 R44 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 136 p. ;
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3716143M
ISBN 108180690229
LC Control Number2003322971

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