Farm production rose, agricultural exports touched record Rs 3 lakh cr in 2020-21 crop year: President Kovind
President Ram Nath Kovind said the government is focusing on making the country self-sufficient in edible oils and to promote organic farming, natural farming and crop diversification.
Till date, more than 1.6 lakh tonnes of agricultural products was transported to different parts of the country.
Jagtial’s mango farmers were still able to ship 22,824 tonnes of mangoes and totally saved rs 5.58 crore through the Kisan Rail subsidy.
The Business Development Unit (BDU) team of Vijayawada Division has elucidated the various schemes and concessions available for transportation of goods through rail.
Vijayawada division’s business development unit had conducted meetings with farmers and traders of the surrounding areas who expressed their willingness for inter-state supply of their produce.