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Farmers Use Facebook To Plan Strategy

In January the turmeric farmers of Maharashtra’s Sangli district outside Kolkata were facing a huge dilemma. An oversupply of products had crashed prices in the local market and something needed to be done. Basically, there were thousands of farmers in the area all growing the same product. To avoid a huge crash in price, someone would have to coordinate all …

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