Agricultural Resources Information System

About AgRIS

The Agricultural Resources Information System (AgRIS) is the Central Sector Scheme for Strengthening/Promoting Agricultural Information System in the Department of Agriculture & Cooperation (DAC), Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India. AgRIS is “A Needed Domestic Strategy for Sustainable Agricultural Production and Sustainable Rural Livelihoods in India”.
It is a e-Government Programme for fostering agricultural growth, poverty reduction and sustainable resource use in India at grassroots level and also “A Step towards establishing a location-specific e-Government model for the Poor”. The implementation of component AgRIS will facilitate development of typology specific agriculture development plan in the country. This Project is being executed by Agricultural Informatics Division of National Informatics Centre.