Rewind 2018: How farming hogged headlines, yet not spotlight

Farmers’ protests ruled the headlines this year. Their distress over low farm prices, poor logistics for transport and government-assured purchases has been evident.

While the 14 volumes of Dalwai committee report on doubling farmers’ income provided a road map for transition from a mere Green Revolution to an Income Revolution for farmers, controversies around stubble burning causing air pollution too made news this year.