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Governance Updates: Cabinet nod for agri marketing reforms

Agri marketing reforms Approx Read Time: 7 minutes In News: Agri marketing reforms The Union Cabinet has approved an amendment to the Essential Commodities Act, which will be made effective immediately via an ordinance. Cabinet also approved ordinances to remove restrictions on farmers selling their produce outside notified market yards, as well as to facilitate …

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Editorial Analysis: Ending Inspector Raj in agriculture

Ending Inspector Raj in agriculture Approx Read Time: 7 minutes Current system of regulation of agriculture production and sale: A combination of two sets of laws have defined how farm produce is bought and sold in India: The Essential Commodities Act (ECA) The state-level Agricultural Produce Marketing Committee (APMC) Acts Issues with the Essential Commodities …

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National Concerns: Bumper crop amid lockdown, multiple challenges

Bumper crop amid lockdown Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: The prospects of a bumper rabi crop amid the country wide lockdown might further add to the problems of the farmers, if adequate steps are not taken to mitigate these issues. Crisis of a bumper harvest: Farmers are currently about to harvest —if they …

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