Surveys to understand farmer needs
Digital Green is collaborating with its government partners in India to gather ground-level data via phone and WhatsApp surveys. The goal is to survey 800 farmers (200 each in AP, Bihar, Jharkhand, and Odisha) and provide government agencies with information to help them to proactively respond and prevent agricultural shocks and food security issues. Key questions in the survey include the challenges around the completion of the Rabicrop harvest, crops and acreage planned for Kharifcrops, and inputs needed for theKharif season.
Results from the survey indicate that