Crop Diversification Pathways for Punjab

A One-day workshop was held on the subject of Diversification of Crops in Punjab, where the four diversification pathways [Maize, Pulses (Arhar), Oilseeds (Soybean) and Millets (Bajra)] developed by TERI were also discussed.

Context Setting:
Dr. Jayahari K M, FOLU India Country Coordinator

Presentation on Crop Diversification Towards Sustainable Agri-Food Systems in Punjab:
Dr. Manish Anand, Senior Fellow, TERI

Quick Reflection:
Moderated by T Nanda Kumar, Retd. IAS

  • Dr. B.S Gill, Principal Pulse Breeder, PAU
  • Prof. Anjal Prakash, Clinical Associate Director, Bharti Institute of Public Policy, ISB
  • Balwinder Sidhu, Former Commissioner Agriculture Punjab

Discussion with participants on the success factors for Crop Diversification in Punjab:
Moderated by Ajay Vir Jakhar, Chairman, Bharat Krishak Samaj

Industry perspective:
Bhavdeep Sardana, MD, Sukhjit Agro

Chief Guest Address:
Kultar Singh Sandhwa, Hon’ Speaker, Vidhan Sabha, Punjab.

Closing Remarks:
Suresh Kumar, Retd. IAS

Vote of Thanks:
T Nanda Kumar, Retd. IAS