Green gram: Decision to open procurement centres late, say farmers – KARNATAKA – The Hindu

The State government has decided to open procurement centres in Bidar and Gadag to stop the slide in green gram prices.Farmer leaders, however, are angry that the government’s move has come three weeks after they have sold all their grain.The government announced the opening of these centres in select Agriculture Produce Marketing Committee (APMC) yards in the two districts and fixed a market intervention price of Rs. 5,250 per quintal. Farmers however, are not happy.

Source: Green gram: Decision to open procurement centres late, say farmers – KARNATAKA – The Hindu

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