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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 6, Issue:9, September, 2017

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2017.6(9): 1611-1615

Farmer Producing Organizations for Development of Farmers in India: An Economic Perspective
N.P. Darshan, B. Rajashekar, K.V. Patil, K.N. Ravi and J. Parameshwar Naik
1Department of Agricultural Extension, PJTSAU, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
2Department of Agricultural Extension, BHU, Varanasi, U.P., India
3Department of Agricultural Extension, NDRI, Karnal, Haryana, India
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The present paper was written based on analysis of secondary data of various cases of FPOs in South India. A total of five FPOs were selected and reviewed based on the set objectives. The analysis revealed that there are about 683 FPOs in India. Individual cases revealed that FPOs have been helping a boon for farmers as it enhanced the income of farmers, enable savings by reducing the input, transportation and labour costs. It has also helped them enhancing their marketing intelligence.

Keywords: FPOs, Income, Savings, Reducing costs, Marketing intelligence

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Darshan, N.P., B. Rajashekar, K.V. Patil, K.N. Ravi and Parameshwar Naik, J. 2017. Farmer Producing Organisations for Development of Farmers in India: An Economic Perspective.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 6(9): 1611-1615. doi:
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