Agriculture is important in the context of India. Majority of localities that people live in India are villages. In Villages people live on agriculture and related professions.
Agriculture is important as it produces food for Indian people to live on. There are agro-industries and food processing based on agricultural products. National economy is based on the amount of produce for a number of crops. Associated with agriculture, there law enforcing government organizations, cattle, tractors, fertilizers, seeds, markets, packing, transport industries.
Our economy is heavily dependent on agriculture.