The Green Revolution

Varshni Muralidharan

Benefits of the Green Revolution

  • Can help a starving nation become a major exporter in food
  • Creates jobs in agriculture, industrialization, and hydro-electric power
  • Spurs economic growth in manufacturing sector
  • Increase in irrigation boosts industrialization
  • Process has proved to be effective in other nations- the Green Revolution helped India climb out of starvation and recession