Revolutions in agriculture refers to increase the production rate and change
production way. There are various agriculture revolutions occurred in India:

• Protein revolution: revolution for higher production (technology driven 2
nd green revolution). Coined by PM MODI and FM ARJUN JAITLY.
• Yellow revolution: revolution for oil seed production (especially mustard and
sunflower) father of revolution SAM PITRODA.
• Black revolution: revolution for petroleum products. Father of this revolution
was DR. ARUN KRISHNAN.
• Blue revolution: revolution for fish production. Father of this revolution DR.
ARJUN KRISHNAN.
• Brown revolution: revolution for leather / cocoa/non- conventional products.
• Golden fiber revolution: revolution for jute production. Father of golden fiber
revolution NIRPAKH TUTEJ.
• Golden revolution: revolution for fruits/ Honey production/ Horticulture
development. This was leaded by NIRPAKH TUTEJ.
• Grey revolution: revolution for fertilizers. Father was DURGESH PATEL.
• Pink revolution: revolution for onion production/ pharmaceutical / prawn
production. Father was DURGESH PATEL.
• Evergreen revolution: revolution for overall production of agriculture. Started
in 11 th 5 years plan. M.S. SWAMINADAN was the father of evergreen revolution.
• Silver revolution: revolution for egg production/ poultry production. Coined by
INDIRA GANDHI.
• Silver fiber revolution: revolution for cotton. Father was VISHAL THIVARI.

• Red revolution: meat production/ tomato production. Father was VISHAL
THIVARI.
• Round revolution: revolution for potato. Lead by NORMAN BORLONG M.S.
SWAMINATHAN. WILLIAM GOUD (UK).
• Green revolution: food grain revolution. Father was NORMAN BORLONG M.S.
SWAMINATHAN. WILLIAM GOUD (UK).
• White revolution (or operation flood): milk production father was VERGHESE
KURIEN.