Tag Archives: Agriculture

From money rich & time poor to resource rich & potential long term chaos …

We have moved from a three F’s crisis (Finance, Fuel and Food) that was stoking inflation to a panic that is driving a fall in prices for all three – opening up the threat of deflation. For example, in four months … Continue reading

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Infrastructure and delivery systems

The informal market does not lend itself to a one size fits all distribution system. On the one hand, we have the issues raised by crowded urban environments and, on the other, the issue of access to highly dispersed and … Continue reading

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e Choupal builds market access in rural areas

Imagine that you are a farmer with rain fed fields in the middle of a dry spell. You would value information on the weather but can rely on no more than intuition. ITC, one of India’s leading groups with a … Continue reading

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