A1.2 Preparation & Implementation of Production And Marketing Strategies

4

Strengthening of Small

Ruminant markets*

 

4

 

11,250

 

450

DAHO / LDO

APMC

meeting hall

5

Goat demonstration

cum production unit*

2

1,250

50

DAHO / LDO

 

6

Farmer Common

Service Centers

(Grain)

 

200

 

25,000

 

1000

TAO / AO /

AR

Agri. Poly

clinic

7

Farmer Common

Service Centers

(Horticulture)

 

200

 

25,000

 

1000

TAO / AO /

AR

FIAC /Agri-

poly- clinic

 

TOTAL

 

 

4100

 

 

These  trainings  will  inter  alia  cover  production,   quality,  post-harvest   management   and marketing of specific commodities / products which are handled by these markets / marketing channels / procurement agencies.

d)  Other trainings:

20. The SREP and MSS would also bring out the general training needs of farmers in the district.An indicative list of such prospective project activity based trainings is as under.

i) Training of specialised Agric-Service Providers:

21. The group economic activity in post harvest management of agri-horti commodities is getting increased  attention  by rural  youth  including  women  entrepreneurs  and  PGs.  The  interested entrepreneurs / PGs and the rural youth need to be provided specialised training in this area of economic activity. This would help develop large number of agribusinesses in rural areas in the backdrop  of availability of multiple  marketing  channels  and outlets in urban areas. A large number of PGs are being organized through District Rural Development Agency (DRDA). The PGs and the rural youth need to be empowered and linked to the marketing activities envisaged in the project. These will require training in agri-horticulture commodity processing and marketing. The ultimate objective is to link them to FCSC for marketing of their produce.

22. The Agriculture Department would train around 10,000 rural youth including entrepreneurs and PGs  in rural  areas  in  agri-horticulture  commodity  processing  and  marketing  as specialized Agric-service providers. The training to these

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