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ADDRESSING PRODUCTION BARRIERS IN MINOR MILLETS V.VEERABADRAN. YIELD GAP IN MINOR MILLETS IN TAMILNADU 2007-08 (Kg/ha). YIELD GAP. PRODUCTION CONSTRAINTS. Marginal environment Poor returns Local varieties & traditional management Non-adoption of technology Poor promotion.

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Addressing production barriers in minor millets v veerabadran

ADDRESSING PRODUCTION BARRIERS IN MINOR MILLETS

V.VEERABADRAN


Yield gap in minor millets in tamilnadu 2007 08 kg ha

YIELD GAP IN MINOR MILLETS IN TAMILNADU 2007-08 (Kg/ha)


Yield gap

YIELD GAP


Production constraints

PRODUCTION CONSTRAINTS

  • Marginal environment

  • Poor returns

  • Local varieties & traditional management

  • Non-adoption of technology

  • Poor promotion


Production constraints1

Production constraints

  • Drudgery in processing

  • Consumption associated with poverty

  • Reduced demand due to shifts in consumption habits

  • Lack of government initiatives


In favour of minor millets

IN FAVOUR OF MINOR MILLETS

  • Resilience to thrive in harsh environment

  • Nutritious and health food

  • Multiple use as food, feed, fodder, neutraceutical, industrial, soil health

  • Short duration C4 crops for arid and semiarid tracts

  • Climate change ready crops

  • Crops for agro-biodiversity


Addressing production barriers in minor millets v veerabadran

REQUIREMENTS FOR REVIVAL

Genetic Improvement

Resource management technology

Enlarging demand and market


Addressing production barriers in minor millets v veerabadran

  • RESOURCE MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY

  • Conflict of interest

  • constraint visualisation

  • more grain per unit area, time, water and energy


Addressing production barriers in minor millets v veerabadran

Best suited agro-ecosystem

Culturable wastelands

Cultural management

Best cropping system

Low input, Low or no cost technology

Organic production


Index number

INDEX NUMBER


Enlarging demand and market

ENLARGING DEMAND AND MARKET

  • Value addition

  • Cattle and poultry feed

  • Industrial use

  • Expand consumption zone

  • Sell in PDS

  • Nutrition and Health foods

  • Integration of all aspects

  • Change in nomenclature

  • Link up with other partners


Addressing production barriers in minor millets v veerabadran

BROWN REVOLUTION


Addressing production barriers in minor millets v veerabadran

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