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Self sufficient villages of the country

Even in this day and age, despite the rapid growth of our cities, the majority of India’s population still continues to live in the villages. India’s economic goals can never be achieved if the people of the rural areas continue to live in poverty and ignorance. That is why it is essential that rural industries be given a huge thrust and the village areas be economically developed. Much has been done by the government in this regard, but much is yet to be done. The key to India’s economic success lies in the handicraft and small scale industries that make the villages self... read more

Keeping the Indian culture intact

Many villagers have given birth to some of the greatest artefacts of our country. The village industry is small-scale, but it has tremendous talent hidden. This industry needs some space to flourish and some monetary benefits to growing. Villagers produce various kinds of products right from food, textiles, handicrafts, and leather to many more. If you purchase these products, remember that you are making a contribution to this society and helping villagers keep our culture alive. With globalisation and the flow of foreign goods in each mall, it is difficult to find the Indian culture in products we use. Therefore, by extending a helping hand to our village industries, we will be saving our culture for the future... read more

Use of advanced technologies in agriculture

Agriculture plays a very important role in the growth and development of the country. The stability of agriculture can make the nation well established. The nation’s success depends on growth of its citizens, which is ensured by a healthy diet. A well balanced diet can make well sounded base for their work, which indirectly results in development of the nation. To increase the production and enhance the quality of the food products, it is necessary to use new technologies to revamp the procedure that are brought into use in agriculture. Different kinds of agriculture based equipments should be used as they make the production possible in huge quantity. Farmers should be provided with sufficient knowledge about the subject. Moreover, they should be guided on how to choose the best equipment for their work. One can find a number of tools like – tractors, sowing and planting machines, crop processing machines, harvesting machines, irrigation systems that make the process of agriculture simpler and easier. All these agricultural equipments have replaced the earlier traditional methods. In earlier days, the farmers need to employ huge manpower, where the work used to carry at slower pace. Today, farmers are taking help of a variety of modern machineries that helps them in completing the task at much faster rate. Apart from this, the agro equipments are being furnished with different innovative concepts and advanced technology. If we have a look at crop processing machine, it reduced the time to make the crops free from moisture. Moreover, the agriculture machineries are not affected by the climatic changes and propagate the life of the harvesters in wonderful manner. There are many underdeveloped countries, which are still practicing the traditional methods of farming that result in low production.  Therefore, it is necessary to make these countries aware of different machineries and equipments. A wide variety of agricultural implements are also used as attachment to the tractors. One should not deny the fact that a majority of income is made through the exports of various agro based products. It is necessary to uplift their production and quality. For this, the farmers should be properly trained and made aware of the latest technologies and methodologies. Many manufacturers of agricultural equipments have lent their hand in development of agriculture sectors. In order to promote the village industries, different platforms like villageindustries.info have come up with different welfare programs. To know more about this firm, you can visit villagindustries.info, where you... read more

Growth and development of agro industry in India

Agro industry in India is relatively growing. The development in this sector is a recent phenomenon, where each and every state has a great contribution. If we have a look at the current statistics, we will find that nearly 10,000 small scale units are there in agro industry. The agro industry offers a great scope and results in development of various industries that include – solvent extraction, orange juice, floriculture, tomato processing, mushroom processing, etc. One can find a variety of industries that are based on fruits like – mango, orange, pomegranate, grapes etc.  There are a number of medicinal and herbal plants that are used in processing a variety of edible products. The state government is there to help the agriculturalists by providing appropriate training to improve the outputs. You can also find a number of websites that help the far4mers and agriculturalists by providing assistance in improving the quality and growth of the food products. Villageindustries.info is one of the leading websites in India that provides assistance in promoting the agro products. This firm looks agriculture from the world’s view. In order to get more revenues from the agriculture industry, it is essential to focus on the production aspects that boost up the agriculture. One should also concentrate more on the marketing issues, processing of food products, commodities, dairy products etc. The demand of agriculture in the domestic market is increased, which will result in the increase of revenues. There is a great change in the eating habits these days, and considering these changes it is necessary to improve the quality of the food products. To help the farmers and agriculturalists in India, the government is trying hard and is engaged in developing facilities that improve the marketing and infrastructure of agro industry. The government of India is providing a number of facilities like – construction of roads, catering the primary needs of rural people, rural warehouses, production, marketing, promoting etc. They are trying different methods and techniques to produce maximum crops and agro based products. The farmers should also get optimum benefits for their efforts. The main purpose of the government is to provide quality products to consumers and give huge profits to the farmers. At present, benefits of industrialization in India are encouraging people to move towards cities. Farming has become a less attractive job, which results in decreased production levels. Recognizing the aspects of rural life, the government is taking necessary steps that strengthen... read more

Indian Agro Industry is bound to grow!

Agriculture is one of the biggest means of survival in India and statistics say that almost 56% of the current population depends on the agriculture. The country expects a phenomenal growth of around 2.5% percent in the coming years. It has been blessed with a large variety of flora and fauna. There is unbelievable diversity in the land and forests throughout the geography. Agro based products and agro industries will become the game changing factors in the coming years. There will be great economic growth expected in the sector. The country is renowned for the quality of material produced in the cheapest prices. There has been a significant contribution of the agro industry so far in the form of raw material, semi-processed material and finished products to the Indian economy. Development in the agriculture sector, better irrigation facilities reducing the dependency on the weather, improved storage and transportation and state-of-the-art warehousing have brought significant difference in the situation. There have been some limiting factors like the absence of national level pricing, a long chain of mediators, vast geography and extreme weather conditions, poor infrastructure in the remote villages. These factors don’t allow farmers to contact the end users directly and they have to be dependent on the mediators. The absence of will power and ability to sustain against financial losses compel them to sell agro products at throwaway prices. However, the situation is changing rapidly and there can be a great time seen for the agro industry in India. *  Increased awareness: Indian farmers are becoming more aware about their rights. The new generation of farmers is well educated and they know about the fundamental rights. Ability to understand the market and communicate to the external world makes them capable of fighting for the rights. * Efforts from the government: There have been great efforts by the government to make villages a productive unit. There has been a lot of emphasis for local industries and production of agro-products for the urban markets. Distribution channels have been established to quickly move the finished goods to the market. * Structured marketing: Government is giving a lot of emphasis on the structured marketing. National level portals and commodity markets have been established for agro products and there is an equal opportunity to the farmers and the end user. The efforts of the farmers and the government bring phenomenal change in the agro industry and there will be a great boom expected in... read more

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