Contributed by Forhad Shilpi and Uwe Deichmann Will investments in agricultural technology by themselves be sufficient to ensure long-term productivity growth in the farm sector and, more…

Forhad Shilpi |

First the good news. The Indian government has agreed to sell the originally-agreed 400, 000 tons of non-basmati rice to the Government of Bangladesh at a price of $430 per ton. On March 30th, the…

Shanta Devarajan |

Four hundred million people--if it were a country, it would be the third largest in the world--rely on the Ganges River and its tributaries for their livelihood.    Six thousand rivers provide a…

Praful Patel |