Days after he dissolved APMC board, Mane transferred

The government has not named anyone to take Mane’s place as APMC director (marketing).

Direct marketing by farmers not yielding desired fruits

Farmers’ groups point to lack of marketing support, MSAMB blames internal shortcomings.


Agri universities allowed to enter into pacts with processing firms

In an effort to bring in corporate investment to the farming sector,agriculture universities will now be allowed to enter into partnerships with processing firms,said state agriculture minister Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil.

Onion growers in tears

With the average wholesale onion price crashing to Rs 3-4 per kg across the country,the growers in Maharashtra and elsewhere have got little or no returns

Sangma all praise for agri-marketing initiatives

Union minister of State for Rural Development Agatha Sangma, on Wednesday lauded the Maharashtra State Agricultural Marketing Board’s...

MSAB to organise grape fest from Feb 26

Maharashtra State Agriculture Marketing Board and Gaonkari Krishi Manch in Nashik have jointly organised a Grape Festival in Pune between February 26 and March 1 at Balgandharva Rangmandir.