‘Agri sector reforms is a welcome move’

The announcement of Rs one lakh crore to the Indian agriculture sector has appear at a time when the farmers are gasping for survival. And one of the structurally critical factors of the announcement is the emphasis on risk mitigation, assured returns and high-quality standardisation. It is true that farmers lack an enforceable common system for predictable selling prices at the time of sowing and this paradigm transforming framework will without a doubt be a recreation-changer, claimed Palat Vijayaraghavan, Founder and Main Government, Lawrencedale Agro Processing (LEAF) Pvt Ltd.

LEAF is effective with 1000’s of marginal land-hold farmers have helped transfer hundreds of tonnes of agri-generate with energetic guidance from various State Governments.

The enterprise has, for the duration of the previous decade been investing in post-harvest administration infrastructure, built-in cold chain logistics, farm-gate procurement and aggregation centres, all of which has helped enhance farmers earnings and livelihood, Vijayaraghavan claimed, incorporating “ We at LEAF will be pleased to partner with the govt in enhancing the farm-gate infrastructure of primary processing centres.

The announcement with regards to strengthening of Farmer Producer Corporations is a welcome transfer, he claimed