Tag Archives: Agriculture in Tamil Nadu

Women farmers and agrarian distress

In January 2017, members of the Tamil Nadu Federation of Women Farmers’ Rights, a unit of Mahila Kisan Adhikar Manch (MAKAAM), conducted a field study to document the impact of the drought-induced rural distress on woman farmers. The report describes … Continue reading

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Fact finding on Farmer Suicides in the Delta Region of Tamil Nadu

A study by a fact finding team S. Kannayan, coordinator of South Indian coordination committee of farmers movements and Jayaram Venkatesan, an independent freelance researcher have concluded that there are distress and farmer suicides happening in delta districts following the monsoon … Continue reading

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