the average age of an Indian is
the average age of an Indian farmer is
why such a HUGE difference?
because agriculture is no longer a lucrative business
and the youth is no longer participating in it because
for agricultural produce
in agriculture anymore
due to small landholdings
what's the solution?
reduce costs and increase production by building FPOs (Farmer Producer Organisations)
and what do FPOs need?
storage & infra
The government and large agri enterprises are already working to solve these.
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fixes them for FPOs
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Increasing income of small scale producers.
Increasing proportion of agri area under sustainable agriculture.
Increasing the proportion of informal employment in non agri sector (women).
building farmers' very own brand using
Ever since I started selling selling our FPO's produce with traceability labels, revenue has increased by 30%. Because we're now selling a majority of our produce directly to e-com brands instead of mandis (wholesale markets).
Secretary - Dangheel Farmer Producer Organisation
Solan, Himachal Pradesh