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Efforts being made to ensure farmers get fair prices: MP CM

ANI  |  Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India] 

on Wednesday said that all efforts are being made to ensure that farmers get profitable prices for their crops.

Following a meeting with Radha Mohan Singh, the said, "Godowns are stocked with previous batches of crops so we talked about moving it out first so that we can give a fair price to our farmers for their crops and we are trying to export soybean."

He further thanked the and for their decision of hiking the Minimum Support Price (MSP) for Kharif crops.

The had earlier also said, "I would like to thank The decision to increase MSP for Kharif crop is historic. This is the biggest decision for the upliftment of farmers in independent Giving a 50 percent increase in the production of Kharif crops is a great decision."

In order to boost the income of the farmers, the had approved the MSP for 14 Kharif crops for the year 2018-19.

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First Published: Wed, August 08 2018. 23:20 IST