The focus of skill development in India by default is oriented towards industry and micro enterprises. Skill development in the farm sector is yet to receive due attention in the skill development efforts of the Government. A shift towards skilling the farm sector is long overdue, argues Dr .R. M. Prasad.
Dr R.M Prasad is a retired Senior Professor, Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur. He can be contacted in his E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org