The recent years has seen a serious concern over the problem of environmental degradation and an urgent need for its sustainability has been raised. To achieve a friendly and green environment, research discloses that organic farming can partly offer a solution. The organic farming has its own benefits and hardship son farmer’s life. This paper therefore attempts to assess the expenditure and margin incurred between organic cotton farmer and Bt cotton farmer. The study reveals that organic farmer produced equivalent net income in some cases, even higher income compared to Bt farmers with much healthier biodiversity.

Srushtideep Angidi , Banaras Hindu University, Uttar Pradesh, India; Ajay Bogat, Lovely Professional University, Punjab, India