In our previous edition we talked at length about the growing need of FPOs and policies which are coming from state & central governments. There was a detailed discussion on catalyzing capital, where the esteemed panellist discussed about debt solutions, government interventions for NBFCs, growth capitals. On capacity building & market linkages for FPOs, where the panellist talked about the achieving sustainability through building capacities, journey from farmers’ collective to a company. On technology, how FPOs can decide on cost effective support, distinguishing between current costs & investments in technology.
We also scheduled 2 roundtable discussions in breakout areas focusing on Climate smart agriculture and diagnostic grading tool for FPOs.