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ABOUT US

 

CM                              AM

Hon’ble Shri Nayab Singh,                    Hon'ble Shri Kanwar Pal,

Chief Minister                                         Agriculture Minister

After the creation of State of Haryana in 1966, the State began its exciting and inspiring story of development. In the agricultural sector, with success of green revolution, Haryana became the second State having large agriculture surplus. State of Haryana is regarded as the wheat basket and rice bowl of India, contributing 45% of rice and 65% of wheat to the central pool and more than 5% to total food production of the country.

Objectives

The Agricultural produce in Haryana is being regulated under the Punjab Agricultural Produce Markets Act,1961. The preamble of the Act is “an act to provide for improved regulation in marketing of agricultural produce, development of efficient marketing system, promotion of agri-processing and agricultural export and the establishment and proper administration of markets for agricultural produce in the state of Haryana and to put in place a effective infrastructure for marketing of agricultural produce and lay down procedures and system thereto”.

Our Vision

" Our vision is to provide opportunities for increasing net incomes in the agriculture sector and creating a prosperous, progressive and proud farmer by setting up efficient and knowledge based marketing systems and services". 

Our Mission

Set up efficient marketing services

  • Integrate and professionalise delivery of agricultural services and get better value for the farmer's produce
  • Facilitate diversification of crops and promote judicious and profitable use of land resources
  • Introduce knowledge and technology based interventions
  • The enforcement of Act, Rules and Bye-laws
  • Improve skill sets and awareness of the farmers
  • Develop quality control and standards in agriculture sector