USAID's Investments for Economic Development in India - Dollars to Results

Results of USAID's Economic Development spending

FY 2011 $8.1 M

FY 2012 $3.1 M

FY 2013 $6.6 M

FY 2014 $7.3 M

FY 2015 $5.0 M

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India's intensive focus on agricultural development, through the adoption of new cost effective technologies and production methods, led to an increase in agricultural production. Today, India is one of the world's biggest producers of staple crops, fruits, and horticulture. Many of these proven agricultural innovations can significantly help India overcome the challenges of low agricultural productivity and chronic poverty.

Man in produce section of market.

USAID is helping farmers move from production-driven to market-led agriculture. The direct link with the markets and better prices is encouraging farmers to adopt new technologies to improve their yields.

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