Small and marginal farmers own just 47.3% of crop area, shows farm census2 min read . Updated: 01 Oct 2018, 11:41 PM IST
While farms got more fragmented between 2010-11 and 2015-16, holdings continue to be inequitably distributed
New Delhi: Small and marginal farmers with less than two hectares of land account for 86.2% of all farmers in India, but own just 47.3% of the crop area, according to provisional numbers from the 10th agriculture census 2015-16 released on Monday.
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