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‘Kisan Hut to help farmers sell produce without middlemen’

In order to facilitate the farmers in promoting their goods,the Agriculture Department has decided to open a ‘Kisan Hut’ at Tehsil Complex,Kharar,which will help the farmers in directly selling their goods.

In order to facilitate the farmers in promoting their goods,the Agriculture Department has decided to open a ‘Kisan Hut’ at Tehsil Complex,Kharar,which will help the farmers in directly selling their goods. Deputy Commissioner Tejinderpal Singh Sidhu said that the Kisan Hut will eliminate the middle-men and thus,turn help the farmers gain more profits on their produce.

Sidhu said that permission of the Hut has been granted to the concerned department and land has been allotted. He added that marketing and selling is a challenge for small-scale farmers,which will now be overcome by the Kisan Hut.

The Hut will be linked up with self-help groups,which will help in providing economical,qualitative and fresh goods to consumers,he said,adding that some of the farmers have been trained and exposed to different places.