Agri Input & Farming Practice



Indian Agriculture has been, and is still the cornerstone of the Indian economic system for lots of years. It has performed a critical role in the gross monetary increase of the kingdom and affects the standard of existence for a primary chunk of the country’s populace. The position of the agricultural region in boosting rural incomes and securing India’s meals and nutritional needs cannot be underestimated. In today’s date, this area holds tremendous potential of stimulating boom. Over the years, agriculture has come to be extra than just a job, it has become a way of lifestyles for some. It has become one of the fastest growing sectors of the country with the rapidly converting situation of contemporary technology. The basic narrative behind forming this council is to position ASSOCHAM as a premier organization in promulgating Agriculture sector via modern and traditional channels and to play a vital role in bridging the gap between the industry and government.
 
The various stakeholders which are directly or indirectly involved in the council includes Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Ministry of Jal Shakti, Ministry of Chemical and Fertilizers, SFAC, APEDA, NDDB, ICAR, CSIR, NCCD, MPEDA etc.
 
The core functions of Agriculture Council includes Public policy advocacy, Promotion of innovation, Training and Research Programmes, Exhibitions, Conferences along with organising workshops, training programmes, panel discussions, round-table meetings etc. The Chairman for this council is Mr. Jai Shroff, Global CEO, UPL and the Co-chairman is Mr. Rajvir Rathi, Head-Agricultural Policy & Stakeholder Affairs, Bayer Crop Science.

 

CHAIRMAN

CO-CHAIRMAN

Global CEO
UPL
Head-Agricultural Policy & Stakeholder Affairs
Bayer Crop Science
 

NODAL OFFICER

Ms. Nirupama Sharma
ASSOCHAM
5, Sardar Patel Marg, Chanakyapuri
New Delhi - 110021
Phone: 011 46550555
nirupama.sharma@assocham.com