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FarmLink – Union Budget 2018 – Inc42

  Feb 01, 2018

Union Budget 2018 Gives A Big Thrust On Agriculture But Will It Percolate To Agritech Startups?

FarmLink feels that increase in Minimum Support Price to 1.5 times that of the production cost means 50% margin to farmers ROI. While this will increase inflation, I consider MSP as an inefficient system to support farmers. Hence, increasing productivity to increase the farmers’ income is the sustainable solution. Increasing Agri Marketing Infra with $314 Mn (INR 2000 Cr) is a positive move where integrating more markets into E- NAM network will provide farmers with more price transparency.

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Farm-focussed Pioneering Ventures opens Rural India Impact Fund to push growth

  Jun 10, 2019

Agri-focused accelerator and investor Pioneering Ventures has launched its Rural India Impact Fund, a private equity fund with a targeted corpus of $70 million, to provide growth capital exclusively to…

FarmLink – Contract Farming Getting a Better Deal for Indian Farmers

  May 31, 2019

India continues to be a largely agro-based economy with agriculture the mainstay in providing the sustainable livelihood for a large section of India’s rural population. Though advanced farming techniques have…