Individual farmers or groups of farmers can register by downloading this app from Google Play Store and sell their products directly to registered buyers.
POSTED JUL 18, 2021 3:40 PM IST
Now, buying and selling organic produce in Rajasthan can be done online using the Raj Kisan Organic mobile app, developed by the Department of Agriculture for coordination and negotiation between farmers and farmers. buyers.
Rajasthan’s Agriculture Minister Lalchand Kataria said demand for organic products was increasing and more and more farmers were turning to organic farming, with more than 20,000 members from around 90 groups of people. organic producers registered with the State of Rajasthan Organic Certification Organization. However, these farmers have struggled to find a structured market to sell their produce, a problem the new app named Raj Kisan Organic promises to solve by providing an interface for farmers and consumers of organic produce.
Individual farmers or groups of farmers can register by downloading this app from Google Play Store and sell their products directly to registered buyers. To date, 160 farmers and 29 buyers have registered on this app.
Agriculture Department Commissioner Dr Omprakash said farmers are also required to enter the details of the certificate issued by the competent authority verifying their credentials in the mobile app before they can download the details. organic cultivable land, name of crop, salable yield, price of products, etc., allowing interested buyers to contact farmers.