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  project name ~ JSS-GrainBank-SRI

category ~ Rural Development and Environment




  Project Name





JSS (Jan Swasthya Sahyog)



Rural Development and Environment







  Budget Approved


Rs 375000


  Year Approved







  Chapter Coordinators


Sankalp Sethi
Karthik Karkal











Implementing a new technique of rice cultivation called System of Rice Intensification, that has a potential of doubling the yield/productivity. Select 10 farmers each in 5villages to showcase the potential. Installing a grain bank infrastructure in the five villages, so that farmers in those villages can borrow grains from the grain bank for usage/cultivation and become self reliant and come out of their dependencies on the PDS










Implementing SRI with 50 marginal farmers Building grain banks that can be used by all farmers in 5 different villages,to make farmers self reliant and remove dependencies on the PDS



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