MGNREGA work can be more effective and beneficial for agriculture if done in a continuous patch of land. This was seen in Dhamtari where results were visible on the agricultural productivity and the income of the farmers in the catchment area.
Environment and Ecology
Chhattisgarh Mega Watershed Project is a joint initiative of the Govt. of Chhattisgarh, Bharat Rural Livelihoods Foundation and Axis Bank Foundation. This four-year project aspires to enhance the income of 100,000 small and marginal farmers on a sustainable basis, more than 40 percent of whom belong to the Scheduled Tribes through a consortium of 13 CSOs