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Govt launches drive to ensure FPO scheme’s success
05-Mar-2021

The government has launched a drive to ensure the farmers producer organisations (FPOs) scheme becomes successful to unite mainly the small and marginal farmers, estimated at 12 crore, amid the stand-off over the three farm laws that allowed freedom of choice to farmers and traders in buying-selling of agri produce. Agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday asked the implementing agencies like Nabard and government agencies to focus on the scheme – National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) – so that collectivisation of farmers help improve their bargaining power.

News Source:- https://www.financialexpress.com/economy/govt-launches-drive-to-ensure-fpo-schemes-success/2206493/