The National Conference of State Agriculture and Horticulture Ministers will be held in Bangalore on July 14
One of the main interventions of this conference would be the launch of the e-NAM platform of the platform by the Minister of Agriculture and Welfare of Union Farmers to promote trade and marketing agricultural products in order to obtain better prices for farmers.
To commemorate Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, Department of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Government of India is organizing a two-day National Conference of Agriculture Ministers and Horticulture in Bangalore on July 14-15, 2022, attended by Narendra Singh Tomar, Minister of Agriculture and Union Farmers Welfare, Shobha Karandlaje, Ministers of State for Agriculture and to the welfare of farmers.
During the conference, technical sessions will be held on nine thematic areas including Digital Agriculture, Pradhanmantri Fasal Bima Yojana, Natural Agriculture, FPO, e-NAM, Pradhanmantri Kisan Samman Nidhi, National Food Security Mission, the Agricultural Infrastructure Fund and new technologies by ICAR.
During the conference, a separate session on best practices in agriculture and related sectors adopted in various states across the country would be incorporated into the technical sessions.
One of the main interventions of this conference would be the launch of the e-NAM platform by the Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare to promote trade and marketing of agricultural products in order to get better prices for farmers.
Through this “Platform of Platforms (PoP) under e-NAM”, the Government of India has taken a new initiative to involve all stakeholders in the next level of revolution in the marketing of agricultural products, enabling Indian farmers to sell their products beyond their state. borders.
This will improve farmers’ digital access to a greater number of markets, buyers and service providers, as well as the transparency of commercial transactions, with the aim of improving price discovery mechanisms for better realization of prices. prices of agricultural products for farmers.
As a platform of platforms, e-NAM will pave the way for the development of an efficient and effective “One Nation, One Market” ecosystem. This conference is organized to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav”, which is a step towards building a self-reliant India.
First published: July 12, 2022, 09:50 IST
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