Field day

India's soils are in a bad shape. T V Jayan investigates

Published: Friday 31 January 2003

Field day

-- (Credit: Angshuman De / CSE)What is soil? Nothing but simple clod, always taken for granted. But dig deeper, and you will find that this simple clod generates complex equations of survival and wealth, equity and polity. It is a big little ecological variable. Its influences remain hidden from us.

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