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Assam: How vermicompost helped rural women become self-reliant

In India, agriculture, like most other industries, is seen as male-dominant even though, according to various studies, over 80% of women in rural India depend on agriculture. In recent times, however, there has been a visible shift among women workers from working merely as labourers. In Assam, for example, women are increasingly turning into agripreneurs — agriculture-based […]