Loan waivers: Poor economic logic and anti-farmer move

The BJP in the Uttar Pradesh elections promised of a loan waiver to the farmers in the state if it won the elections. Not just them Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh met PM to seek assistance for a loan waiver for farmers in the state. The Devendra Fadnavis government in Maharashtra is under pressure from … Continue reading Loan waivers: Poor economic logic and anti-farmer move

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Problems in Agricultural Marketing in India

Agricultural Marketing in any developing country would have three-fold objectives. To ensure remunerative prices for the farmers' produce. Narrow down the price the farmer gets and price produce is sold to consumer Eliminate or rather minimize the role of middle-men In India, the agricultural marketing poses various problems such as Lack of warehousing and storage … Continue reading Problems in Agricultural Marketing in India