The project generally aims to ensure that the integrity of upland/hilly land biophysical and socio-economic process is maintained.
Specifically, it aims to
- Assess soil health status of upland and hilly land areas primarily used for cultivation
- Develop and promote a science-based approach that will enhance the full potential of upland and hilly land areas for agri-environmental development
- Assess adoption of soil and water technologies, its benefits to farmers and environmental impact