Groundnut marketing in Gujarat

The farmer agitation against the three farm laws crossed a 100 days some days back. And today, the farmers have called for a nationwide strike. While some may argue that the intensity seems to have tapered down, the dust definitely has not settled down on the issue. Amidst the high…

Trading of farm produce at a FPC warehouse in Karnataka

The newly promulgated ‘Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion & Facilitation) Ordinance 2020’ has been widely hailed as a revolutionary step in agriculture reforms. The ordinance seeks to provide for a barrier-free trade of farmers’ produce outside the markets notified under the various state APMC Acts. The APMCs, for long…

Ashutosh Deshpande

Agri-marketing professional with 16 years of work experience. Specialised in working with small holder farmers and Farmer Producer Companies. Former CEO of one

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