Tag Archives: Agricultural Marketing

Rank of Indian States in Agricultural Marketing & Farmer Friendly Reforms

NITI Aayog launches the first ever Agricultural Marketing & Farm Friendly Reforms Index. Maharashtra ranks first. The low levels of productivity, growth and incomes ailing the farm sector in India and causing immense agrarian distress is well known. Without undertaking radical reform it is impossible to transform agriculture and double farmers’ income. However, state governments… Read More »

7 Key reforms in Agricultural Marketing

Reforms in Agricultural Marketing To address the demands for marketing of increased and diversified agricultural marketable surplus there is a need to strengthen the network of regulated markets and augment it with alternative marketing channels.  As per the recommendation of the National Farmers Commission (2004), that a regulated market should be available to farmers within… Read More »