This research article is based on action research done in Akole block of Ahmednagar district. It aims at promoting production of cereals, pulses, seasonal vegetables, fruits, milk and meat to meet the balanced nutritional needs of the people through local specific crop planning. The whole process involved in the study was monitored through using GIS RS tool.
There are a bunch of Doomsday Prophets and ‘Green’ Proponents telling all who wish or do not wish to listen that we are creating a huge problem on planet Earth.
Humans are polluting, degrading, depleting and annihi lating living and non-living elements of the Earth (that we term ‘ resources ’ ) and are playing dangerous games with the very delicate balance that allows this planet to s upport lif e f orms (at leas t, the kind we know and are us ed to. ) “But I only play PSP games ?” “Here ‘ games ’ means , messing with stuff . ” “Oh…
So ti ll a couple of centuries back, humans had more reverence than technological prowes s and this kind of wanton exploitation didn’ t happen s o much. But now the bulldozer of Globalis ation, with its desire to fulfi infinitely growing demands or growth, has no regard whats oever f or natural beauty, other lif e f orms , or even communities and groups of people with lesser material power