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  project name ~ Millets Initiative

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  Project Name

 

Millets Initiative

  NGO

 

Human and Natural Resources Development Socie..

  Category

 

Other

  District

 

Anantpur

  State

 

Andhra Pradesh

  Budget Approved

 

Rs 702464

 

  Year Approved

 

2010

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

  Chapter Coordinators

 

Vikas Argod

 

Penn State

 

  Caption

 

 

 

  Summary

 

 

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.)

 
 

  Achievements

 

 

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

 

  Goals

 

 

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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