The Farmers' Parliament is a platform for the peasants to meet government officials and policy makers.
"The government has envisioned creation of a farmers' commission to address the concerns of the farming community and tackle the problems being faced by them," Sangma said.
The state government has initiated various programmes to enable direct access to market and value addition to agriculture and horticulture products, he said.
He also told the farmers that the government intends to upgrade the potential of the farming community through different innovative and marketing programmes.
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