Drip irrigation in cotton has enhanced the profitability for farmers in Wardha district of Maharashtra.Read More >
Organic chilli cultivation and marketing through FPO support for enhancing farmer incomes.Read More >
Organic coffee cultivation, processing and marketing in Kerala, a model for FPOs.Read More >
Cultivation of tissue culture banana variety with intercropping of maize for doubling farmer incomes – a business model from Bhagalpur, Bihar.Read More >
Adopting System of rice intensification (SRI) in Karnataka proved to be viable method to enhance the low rice yields and benefitted farmers and FPO’s.Read More >
This is a guidebook for FPOs to manage their input business through demand assessment, efficient procurement systems, stock sourcing and management. It forms part of ‘Farmer Producer Organisation (FPO) Capacity Building Toolkit.’.Read More >
Information about marketing options, challenges in marketing of farm produce, types of markets and devising a better market strategy for FPOs are being provided in this Guidebook. It also discusses a set of tools to operationalize the output business at FPO level. It forms part of ‘Farmer Producer Organisation (FPO) Capacity Building Toolkit.’.Read More >
Farmers and farmer groups are primary stakeholders in FPOs. Strengthening of Farmer Interest Groups (FIGs) through capacity building is critical for the success of any FPOs. This guidebook is a part of ‘Farmer Producer Organisation (FPO) Capacity Building Toolkit.’.Read More >
This guidebook is meant primarily for banks and financial institutions to build their understanding of FPOs, assess credit rating and working capital requirements of FPOs, lending models adopted by NBFCs and FPOs. It also useful for FPOs to understand how credit evaluation is done and capacity is assessed. It forms part of ‘Farmer Producer Organisation (FPO) Capacity Building Toolkit.’.Read More >
FPOs need to follow several statutory legal compliances. This guidebook aims to in building an understanding of the compliances to be taken care by the FPOs. It forms part of ‘Farmer Producer Organisation (FPO) Capacity Building Toolkit.’.Read More >
The objective of the course is to build a perspective of CEOs and/or Managers of FPOs on concepts and governance of FPOs. In addition to this, the course aims to build their capacities in planning and management of agri-business activities. This is for addressing the problem of member farmers..
This module provides an overview of the need for collectivization of smallholder farmers, concept of FPO, its governance structure and role of FPOs in livelihood promotion.
Duration | 1h 3m 48s
This module builds an understanding about the various legal forms of FPOs, their registration process, statutory compliances to be followed by FPOs as...
Duration | 37m 15s
This module focusses on understanding the markets. It discusses in detail about the market players and market realities, market based production planning...
Duration | 47m 5s
Through this module FPOs would learn about planning for various resources required for business. It includes human resource planning, physical resource planning...
Duration | 39m 2s
The financial needs of an FPO, forms of finance options available and the various sources of finance for FPOs are discussed in this module.
Duration | 38m 3s
This module highlights the important of Business Planning for FPCs. It builds and understanding of the Business Model canvas, components of business model...
Duration | 46m 21s
To equip the accountants of FPOs in systematic record keeping, preparation of account statements, facilitating audit and Management Information System on FPO business operations
Orientation of Board of Directors of FPO to understand opportunity and scope for FPOs and imbibing requisite knowledge and skill for governance, management and marketing
To equip the Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) to effectively play their role and undertake responsibilities in increasing shareholder’s value in Farmer Producer Organisations
Sensitizing Implementing Agencies, State Government officials and other stakeholders to appreciate, imbibe and translate the vision of the Government of India under the Central Sector Scheme on Formation & Promotion of 10000 Farmers’ Producer Organisations (FPOs)
To equip Cluster Based Business Organisations (CBBOs) to understand, appreciate, imbibe, transfer and translate the vision of Government of India under the Central Sector Scheme on Formation & Promotion of 10000 Farmers Producer Organisations (FPOs)
A simple tool to assess the performance of your FPO based on parameters such as Membership, Governance & Business Operations. Get recommendations to improve the performance of your FPO.ASSESS YOUR FPO NOW
A film about Rupnagar Producer Company that created farm machinery bank for providing machinery on rent to farmers in Rupnagar district of Punjab.
A film about how the tribal families of Umarpada in Surat District of Gujarat were supported by NABARD’s Tribal Development Project. 1000 wadis and 20 villages were selected to ensure sustainable development of the area.
A film about how Wayanad Green Tea Producer Company Ltd., Kerala formed a FPO with 210 farmers and how NABARD’s support helped realise better price and enhanced income for the tea growers
A film about amazing possibilities for dairy and allied activities, vegetable and fruit vendors, tailoring which came with the Joint Liability Schemes of NABARD in Mandsaur District, Madhya Pradesh.
A film about the awardwinning story of Parishram Farmers Club, Bharuch, Gujarat which is the best farmer club in India. Through FPO the farmers were able to get value addition and market linkages.
A film on Farmer Producer Organisations supported by NABARD in Uttar Pradesh. The FPOs have played an important role in connecting the small producers, to enhance their technological knowledge, improve productivity, enable improved access to inputs and services and increase farmer incomes.
A film on BhumiaKisan club in Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand is one of the most successful club in the district. 300 Kisan clubs are formed with the aim of sustainable development and rural prosperity.
The success story of formation and financing of women’s groups under Joint Liability Groups by NABARD and encouraging them to take up livelihood options like parlour, pottery vegetable vendor, tiffin service, dairy in Fatehgarh Sahib District, Punjab.
The inspiring story of Pragathi Yuva Kendra FPO in Nellore, Andhra Pradesh. This FPOs has a membership of around 150 who are into flower cultivation. Through NABARD support this FPO is creating employment opportunities.
“SEEDS Farmers Producer Company Ltd” has received several awards and is the role model for other FPOs. 4000 farmers in 30 Panchayats in Tamil Nadu are part of this FPO which had helped enhance farmer incomes through input supply, aggregation of produce, procurement and value addition.
A film about Nachalur – the first farmer producer company in Tamil Nadu – that was nurtured through financial assistance from NABARD. Nachalur FPO has been able to enhance the incomes of 150 farmers.
Financial assistance, capacity building and market linkage support being provided by NABARD to FPOs in Tamil Nadu. The film depicts how NABARD’s support is helping FPOs to grow and to change lives of farmers.
A film about Sahaja Organics that is promoting organic cultivation of rice, vegetables and millets with nearly 6000 farmers in Karnataka. Through Sahaja’s support a sustainable and eco-friendly model has been developed which has helped in enhancing farmer incomes and also ensuring food security.
Organic spice cultivation through farmer groups and FPO – a business model from Rajasthan
Organic chilli cultivation and marketing through FPO support for enhancing farmer incomes...
Organic pepper cultivation and marketing giving high returns to farmers – a case example in Kerala
Business model of decentralized low-cost vermicomposting units through FPO support
Adopting System of rice intensification (SRI) in Karnataka proved to be viable method to enhance the low rice
Cultivation of eucalyptus with sugarcane as an intercrop enhancing farmer incomes – a business model ...
Integrated vegetable cultivation in Odisha resulting in sustainable livelihood for farmers
Organic coffee cultivation, processing and marketing in Kerala, a model for FPOs
Department of agriculture is providing support for formation and strengthening of 10000 new FPOs. Under this scheme handholding support would be provided to new FPOs for inputs, production, processing and value addition, market linkages etc. This scheme is to be implemented till 2023-24 with budgetary support of Rs. 6865 crores. FPOs will be provided financial assistance upto Rs 18.00 lakh per FPO for a period of 03 years, matching equity grant upto Rs. 2,000 per farmer member of FPO with a limit of Rs. 15.00 lakh per FPO and a credit guarantee facility upto Rs. 2 crore of project loan per FPO.
NABKISAN provides working capital and term loan for creation of infrastructure to FPOs that are eligible or non-eligible for assistance from SFAC,loans to promoting institutions for on lending to FPOs and also support for nascent FPOs. Also provision for loan to start up FPOs without any collateral.
Mission for building certified organic value chains in North east (Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura and Sikkim). Support for development of entire value chain, upto 50,000 farmers to be empowered through creation of about 100 FPCs.
Support for 1000 rural Agriculture Entrepreneurs (AEs) to provide quality agricultural inputs and technological services including modern farm equipment and marketing assurances to farmers of the state. FPOs at the cluster level can supply the requisite inputs to AEs and also act as a support centre.
FICCI is organizing the 'Sustainable Agriculture Awards' on 15-September-2021 in a virtual mode with the objective of recognizing and showcasing farmer engagement programs that promote sustainable agriculture development and those that focus on improving farmers’ income.
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The FPO Impact Awards is an initiative of ACCESS institutionalized in partnership with Rabobank. It is an endeavor in recognizing and encouraging exemplary FPO
Many developed countries of the world are not only prospering with better technology and management in the agriculture sector, but in some – like in the European Union, Canada, and Israel – there has been significant growth in farmers’ income.
A sustainable collectivisation of agri produce and marketing, through Farmer Producer Organisations, will help the highly fragmented agriculture sector realise its full revenue potential.
We have 33 supermarkets at the moment. The target is 1,500 in five years.” S.B. Jayaraj, who is gung-ho about his organisation’s plans for Kerala, is not just another retailer.