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Improving water productivity in agriculture in India: beyond ‘more crop per drop’

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  • Kumar, M. Dinesh
  • van Dam, Jos C.

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  • Kumar, M. Dinesh & van Dam, Jos C., 2009. "Improving water productivity in agriculture in India: beyond ‘more crop per drop’," Book Chapters,, International Water Management Institute.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:iwmibc:127975
    DOI: 10.22004/ag.econ.127975
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