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Reforming Farmland and Rangeland at Tharparkar: Suggested Implementations for Income Generation

  • Gobind M. Herani
  • Allah Wasayo Rajar


    (Indus Institute of Higher Education, Karachi)

  • Muhammad Ali

    ((Chairman Thar Development Foundation care of Hyderabad X-Ray, Jail Road, Hyderabad))

This paper is the analysis of farming and rangeland of rain-fed area of Tharparkar and it is desert area, but the concept is general and applicable for every part of the world’s desert where agriculture is rain-fed dependant. It is disadvantaged area of Pakistan. Its’ main source of income is livestock, people like agriculture, but agriculture is not sustainable source of income due to shortage of rainfall. There is need of awareness of reforming of farmland and rangeland; fencing is the best way for farmland reform. Only this practice can help the farmers supplying the fodder in drought conditions. Rangeland also should be conserved for the natural vegetation providing, fodder. Increase in livestock would lead Thar to agro-based industrial economy. We should get the lesson from the example of Denmark where previous condition was like Tharparkar.

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Article provided by Department of Business Administration in its journal Indus Journal of Management & Social Science (IJMSS).

Volume (Year): 1 (2007)
Issue (Month): 1 (June)
Pages: 14-32

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Handle: RePEc:iih:journl:v:1:y:2007:i:1:p:14-32
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