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#Agriculturallaws - Apprehensions - Truth

5. Under contract farming big companies will enter and exploit farmers .

Should there be investments in warehousing , post harvest technologies,processing ,grading,blue addition?

If answer is yes where will it come from ?
Governments have tried failed . Agro industries corps in all states gone bankrupt writing down public investment .cooperatives but for #amul there is no other success . Today biggest problem is storage losses ,and low value for agriculture commodities due to lack of processing .
Intellectuals who oppose it suggest where investment will come.We need investment here for agriculture to turn profit . Yes we need proper frame work to control corporates but foolish to throw the baby with bath water . #FarmersProtestDelhi #agriculturalreforms #contractfarming
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Agricultural Acts - twisted facts Vs facts.

1. farmer can not sell his bag of rice in Assam from AP since it is one national market hence the act is not useful is twisting of fact.

Fact is with market yard check posts gone there will be freedom of movement of goods .
With freedom to buy outside market yards and within market yards competition will be more benefitting the farmer with a better price .market yards also improve their performance since there is competition . #FarmersAct2020
#DelhiFarmersProtest
Agricultural laws - apprehensions -truth

2. Apprehension .
The present government market yards will be forced to shut down due to the new act .
Truth
This is not correct . Government market yards have Freeland given by government , corpus from market fee .
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One of the most and first Farmer Friendly Step has been taken by this Government in this Monsoon Session. APMC Act is one of the most transformative reform in Agriculture post Independence.
2 Bills on this legislation is passed in Lok Sabha, soon it will be an Act. After (1/7)
this, Farmers will be allowed to sell their crops to best buyer. Whosoever will purchase crop at highest rate will buy directly from Farmer.
Farmers will now not be forced to sell it to Mandis.
Politicians who are doing Politics specially Akali Dal is just because they (2/7)
have huge Nexus in Mandi and Procurement of Crops, similarly like Yadavs have stake in Sugar Cane Producing Farmers and like Pawar Family in Maharashtra.
Politicians like Mulayam Yadav, Badal Family, Pawar Family have looted Farmers most by purchasing crops at low rate. (3/7)
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