The central government has worked on the doubling the income of the farmers under the leadership of our Prime Minister Narendra Modi. After the NDA government has come into the power, launched many beneficial schemes for the farmers.The schemes from Drop-on-Crop to the new crop insurance scheme have benefited the farmers.The government has also increased the Minimum Support Price (MSP) of various crops at least 52 percent. In the rural areas, the government is being tried to build facilities of education, medical, agriculture and drinking water, financial inclusion and infrastructure are being created in rural areas. The central government schemes 'Sampda Yojana' has empowered to the food processing farmers.
Uttar Pradesh is the largest producer of fruits and vegetables in the country. Uttar Pradesh has the first place in the production of mango, amla, watermelon, melons. It also has the second position in the production of guava and fourth in the production of banana.The Uttar Pradesh has also held the record of the most significant producer of potato and peas in the country. Uttar Pradesh also holds the number one position in the animal husbandry that’s why it is the largest milk producer in the country.
There are promising development has been seen in the food processing sector, after the BJP government came into the power in Uttar Pradesh. The Uttar Pradesh has been presented as focus state in the in the World Food India held in New Delhi.In the Uttar Pradesh Investor Conference, 2018, the food processing has been presented as a primary area of the investment.
For the skill development in the area of food processing, the training is being given at the Panchayat level,as well as it also plays a useful role in the generation of self-employment. The awareness about the schemes, facilities,and policies of the state and central government are being spread by organizing seminars. The government is trying to facilitate the farmers to provide the fair and beneficial value of their agriculture products along with some useful steps on the value addition.Fairly committed, right development.