Green Revolution

Taylor Myers

Positive Impacts of Green Revolution

  • Increase the quantity and quality of crops yielded
  • Can lead to an improvement in a country's economic status (India) and can improve working conditions due to the new technology
  • Also has the potential to increase employment
  • Better utilization of crops because two or three crops can be employed on a shifting pattern
  • Seeds have been genetically modified to withstand environments better and resist pests and herbicides

The Green Revolution in India

Green Revolution Proven to Work

The Green Revolution has physical proof that it can produce results through India and Mexico. India changed their economic standing in the world and reached conditions close to self-sufficiency due to their increase of International Trade through the huge amount of exports created by the higher crop yields.