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India's top agri-technology companies welcome government's Farm Bills

The bills are aimed at helping smallholder farmers get a better price for their produce and invest in technology to improve their farm productivity

The company has recently launched the JioKrishi app in the beta stage which aims to help farmers undertake precision farming
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The earlier system centered around the mandis, no-doubt facilitated MSP (minimum support price) to farmers, but limited their options to trade outside of the same.

Peerzada AbrarSai Ishwar Bengaluru & Mumbai
India’s top agriculture technology companies have welcomed the Farm Bills introduced by the government. The firms said the three bills were aimed at bringing major reforms in the agricultural structure that has existed in the country for decades. They said that that the intention was to accelerate growth in the agri sector through private sector investment in building infrastructure and supply chains for farm produce in national and global markets.

The bills are aimed at helping smallholder farmers get a better price for their produce and invest in technology to improve their farm productivity. These bills are also expected to

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First Published: Sep 25 2020 | 8:07 PM IST

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