FM announces Rs 1 lakh crore fund for strengthening farm-gate infrastructure

Rs 1 lakh crore fund being created for Farmer Producer Organizations, aggregators, primary agriculture cooperative societies for strengthening farm-gate infrastructure such as cold chains, post harvest management infrastructure.

Rs 10,000Cr scheme for formalisation of Micro Food Enterprises.

Rs 4,000 crore to promote herbal cultivation.

Rs 15,000 crore for Animal Husbandry Infrastructure Fund.

Rs 20,000 crores for fishermen through Pradhan Mantri Matsaya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY).

FM announces ₹ 500 crore for beekeeping initiatives, will benefit 2 lakh beekeepers in rural areas, creating ripple effect on rural economy.

Amendment to Essential Commodities Act will enable farmers to get better prices, no stock limit will be applicable to processors.

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