/Govt to create Rs 1 lakh crore Agri-Infrastructure Fund for marginalised farmers:…

Govt to create Rs 1 lakh crore Agri-Infrastructure Fund for marginalised farmers:…

The lack of adequate cold chain and post-harvest management in the vicinity of farm-gate is causing gaps in value chains. The government’s focus has been on short-term crop loans while investment in long-term agriculture infrastructure has often not been enough, the minister indicated.