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  project name ~ Millets Initiative

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  Project Name


Millets Initiative



Human and Natural Resources Development Socie..









Andhra Pradesh

  Budget Approved


Rs 702464


  Year Approved







  Chapter Coordinators


Vikas Argod


Penn State









To encourage Millet Cultivation, this social venture guarantees Millet procurement to farmers. further, to make this initiative sustainable as well as end-to-end, the procured Millets is retailed through various channels e.g direct retailing (and also mid day meals, sahaj aharam, corporate cafes in future.)





first batch of millets already sown. Machine & location for processing has been purchased.





To increase adoption of Millet Cultivation in South Andhra. Targets for 1st year : to reach out to 12 villages (180 farmers, 360 acres)



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