In order to expand the business opportunities of farmers in Jammu and Kashmir the government is trying to transform its different wings in the agriculture department in order to provide new opportunities.
J&K administration in the recent past has taken some new steps to conduct buyer seller meets so that agricultural produce from Jammu and Kashmir is introduced to new markets.
Recently ACS Agriculture Production while inaugurating one day Buyer Seller meet and said that expanding business, market opportunities for farmers, holistic agriculture development are steering JK towards transformation in this sector.
He stated that expanding business and marketing opportunities for farmers with a well planned holistic agriculture development is immensely helping Jammu and Kashmir to move towards historic transformation.
He said this while addressing a mammoth gathering after inaugurating one day Buyer- Seller meet organized by the department of Horticulture Planning and Marketing (HP&M) here today
Over three hundred growers and farmers, SHGs, FPOs and entrepreneurs hailing from different parts of J&K participated in the event.
The meet also witnessed a great participation of buyers which included big merchants, exporters and multinational companies like Reliance, Big Basket and Amazon. Besides, many potential buyers/exporters/stakeholders including HFN, Unnati Cooperatives, Uniwool, JKDCUL, Sarweshwar addressed the gathering.