Non-traditional crop. For additional income, small farmers in Odisha, Jharkhand take to marigold


Helped by the Union government’s National Rural Livelihood Mission programme, some farmers in tribal areas of Jharkhand and Odisha have started augmenting their income, partly due to marigold cultivation as awareness campaigns and handholding by non-governmental organisations aided them to venture into non-traditional crops.

Source: The Hindu Businessline