About Us Major Achievements in Agri Sector

MAJOR ACHIVEMENTS


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Silent efforts of farmers, coupled with timely intervention by the Central and State Governments ensured that there was minimal or no disruption to harvesting activities of the Rabi crop during April - May 2020.

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Ministry of Home Affairs issued the consolidated guidelines on the measures to be taken for containment of #COVID19. It also ensured smooth functioning of agricultural operations.

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The Standard Operations Procedures (SOPs) were communicated well in time to farmers for their safety and keeping social distancing while undertaking farm related activities.

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During #COVID times for harvesting Punjab deployed 18000 combines and Haryana deployed 5000 combines for harvesting and threshing.

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Reforms taken for significant increase in Kharif crops sowing area coverage.

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The total area sown for Summer was 68.88 lakh hectares which was 17.85 lakh hectares higher than last year.

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Summer sowing rose by 34.98% over last year in the area sown.

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The Kharif conferences was organized through VC on 16th April 2020 which led to timely preparation for kharif.

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On 29.5.2020, end of summer sowing, as per report of CWC the live storage available in 123 reservoirs in the country was 168% of the corresponding period of last year.

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As per the final estimates of production of food grains, India achieved a total production of 285.21 million tonnes in 2018-19.

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As per the 3rd advance estimates of 2019-20, the production of foodgrains is estimated at 295.67 million tonnes which shows an increase of 3.67%.

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India’s Agriculture sector is around 15.9% of the country’s economy and 49% of the total employment (2018-19).

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#COVID did not affect agricultural production.

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Glance through to know how India is moving towards sustainable agriculture in North-East with MoVCDNER.

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Agriculture sector performed better with growth rate (2.9%) during 2019-20, as against the growth rate achieved in 2018-19 (2.74%).

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As on 30.07.2020 as per report of CWC, the live water storage available in 123 reservoirs in the country is 141% of live storage of corresponding period of last year and 103% of storage of average of last ten years.

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Total Kharif crops:  As on date Kharif crops sown on 882.18 lakh ha as against 774.37 lakh ha during the corresponding period of last year which is higher by 13.92%.

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Kharif crops area is expected to be more than the normal of 1066.44 lakh ha during 2020. The sowing of Kharif crops is still continuing in the States.

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Kharif Rice: Rice sown on 266.60 lakh ha against 223.96 lakh ha area of last year i.e. increased in area coverage by 19.04%.

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Kharif Pulses: Pulses sown on 111.91 lakh ha against 93.84 lakh ha area of last year i.e. increased in area coverage by 19.26%.

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Sugarcane: Sugarcane sown on 51.78 lakh ha area against 51.20 lakh ha area of last year i.e. increased in area coverage by 1.13%.

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Oilseeds: Oilseeds sown on 175.34 lakh ha area against 150.12 lakh ha area of last year i.e. area coverage increased by 16.80 %.

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Cotton: Cotton area coverage reported on 121.25 lakh ha area against 108.95 lakh ha area of last year i.e. increased in area coverage by 11.29%.

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In order to encourage the farmers to maximize the area and production, the Government of India had announced Minimum Support Price (MSP) of all Kharif crops before the sowing season.

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Empowered 80000 organic farmers of 169 FPOs for export of niche crops (Ginger, Turmeric, pineapple, king chillies, pineapple) of North East Region under Mission Organic Value Chain Development (MoVCDNER).

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Partnered youth in organic value chains as agripreneurs for post-harvest infrastructure creation and marketing of North Eastern brands.

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Organic exports in July, 2020 is 89995 MT, 78% more than July 2019

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Promotion of Natural / synthetic chemical free farming for the sustainability of natural resources, environment and human health

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Sale of 3.5 lakhs worth organic products by registered farmers on jaivikkheti portal during Covid times since April

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Vision to cover additional 25 lakh area under organic farming

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Initiation of large scale campaign in 1 lakh villages regarding adoption of SHC recommendation based Integrated Nutrient Management practices.

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Digitisation of Registration of new fertilisers is to be ready by 15th August.

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India became the first Country in the world to use Drones for Locust control after finalising the protocols and standard operating procedure. This added a new dimension to aerial spray capabilities.

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Biggest ever Locust control operations by GOI in Indian history in cooperation with States. Till now Locust has been controlled in 242161 ha by Locust Circle Offices and 237146 ha by State Governments.

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SOP on “Phytosanitary Inspection and Certification Activities in wake of COVID-19” implemented to facilitate international trade of agricultural commodities. 61,645 PSCs issued for exports and 17,091 release orders for imports during lockdown period.

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Special drive for approval of import permits of raw material for pesticidal and non-pesticidal use thereby ensuring the timely availability of crop protection chemicals during Kharif season.

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Farm Machines are at the door steps of farmers through CHC Mobile App.

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Farm Mechanization is the way forward for Farmers of India that ensures sustainability while making them self-reliant.

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Farmers Serve Nation- Farm Mechanization serves Farmers

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In 1961-62, before Green Revolution, India produced only approximately 880 tractor units, which increased to approximately 9,00,000 units in 2019-20, making our country the largest manufacturer in the world. India also exports approximately 92,000 tractors annually.

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India a net exporter of Agri products always having a positive balance of trade

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India also a net exporter of Agricultural & allied Commodities. India’s agricultural and allied exports during 2019-20 at Rs. 2.52 lakh Crores and imports at Rs. 1.47 lakh Crores.

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During the difficult time of Pandemic, India sustained world food supply chain and continued to export. Exports of Agri commodities during March 2020 to June 2020 at Rs. 25552.7 Crore against an export of Rs. 20734.8 Crore during the same period in 2019, a sharp increase of 23.24%.

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There is a goal to increase the Agri exports from USD40 Billion to 60 Billion by 2022.

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A Sub-group formed under the Chairmanship of Chairman, APEDA to identify export products and destinations in the existing trade as well as new products and destinations having untapped potential. Detailed discussions have led to identification of such items.

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Agri cells opened in 15 countries viz. Vietnam, Indonesia. Argentina USA, UAE, China, Saudi Arabia, Nepal, Bangladesh, Iran, Malaysia, Japan, Singapore, Ukraine and Brazil. Their main role is to examine various trade aspects in their geographical jurisdiction and provide inputs on Market Access Issues.

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PM-KISAN is a centrally sponsored scheme where a sum of Rs 6000/- is given to each farmer family with landholdings in three installments of Rs 2000/- each after every 4 months.

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The benefit of PM-KISAN is being transferred electronically via Direct Benefit Transfer mode to the Farmer's Bank Accounts.

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22.50 lakh ha. additional area has been brought under horticulture cultivation during last five years thus enhancing net income of the farmers.

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Horticulture production has reached highest ever record 320.48 million tons marking an increase of 39.5 Million Tons during last five years.

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Fruit production has increased from 86.60 Million Ton to 99.07 Million Ton during last 5 years.

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Vegetable production has grown up from 169.48 Million Ton to 191.77 Million Ton during last five years.

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Golden Opportunity to invest through Schemes of National Horticulture Board (NHB) in convergence with Agri Infrastructure Fund. Log into http://agricoop.nic.in for details on Agriculture Infrastructure Fund and http://nhb.gov.in for details on NHB Schemes.

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Start-ups are being encouraged to enhance the farmer’s income and to provide employment to youth under the Innovation and Agri.-entrepreneurship programme of Rastriya Krishi Vikas Yojna (RKVY).

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National Bamboo Mission (NBM) is mandated for increasing the knowledge level of Stakeholders at all stages.  As of now, 6900 nos. of farmers, artisans, entrepreneurs, extension functionaries and technical hands have been trained under Restructured NBM.

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Increased sugarcane area coverage opens up avenue for utilizing cane for ethanol production

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Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana launched to enhance water use efficiency at the farm level through Micro-irrigation.

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