Q. Why is this in news?
A. In order to familiarize women with the latest techniques in agriculture and allied sectors, trainings are being imparted to women farmers under schemes of Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare and Ministry of Rural Development.
Q. What are some of the schemes having specific components for the welfare of women farmers?
Q. What is Mahila Kisan Sashaktikaran Pariyojana (MKSP)?
A. The Department of Rural Development, launched a specific scheme namely ‘Mahila Kisan Sashaktikaran Pariyojana (MKSP)’.
Q. What is the Need for promotion of women farmer?
A. Agriculture support system in India strengthens the exclusion of women from their entitlements as agriculture workers and cultivators.