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Five things that agriculture sector expects in Budget
Ajay Modi, special correspondent of Business Today, lists down five key points that Budget 2015-16 should focus on in agriculture sector.
Five things that agriculture sector expects in Budget

Five things that agriculture sector expects in Budget

Ajay Modi, special correspondent of Business Today, lists down five key points that Budget 2015-16 should focus on in agriculture sector.

 

  1. Expand Agriculture Research: Aim at enhancing crop yield by improving productivity.
  2. Augment farm credit: Improve flow of credit to farmers at concessional rates.
  3. Infrastructure focus: Incentives for warehousing and cold chain storage.
  4. Insurance: Schemes for crops insurance to farmers to salvage them in case of crop failure.
  5. Cash subsidy on fertilisers: Direct cash transfer of subsidy to farmers to bring efficiency.

 

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