September 26, 2015

National Dairy Development Board

National Dairy Development Board, located at Anand, Gujarat, is a premier institution in Dairy Sector in India. National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) was created in 1965, fulfilling the desire

December 21, 2014

Food Processing

Food processing encompasses all the steps that food goes through from the time it is harvested to the time it arrives on consumer’s plate.  According to Food and Agriculture

December 21, 2014

Essential Commodities

Under the Essential Commodities Act 1955, the State Governments/UT Administrations have issued various control orders to regulate various aspects of trading in essential commodities such as foodgrains, edible oils,

December 21, 2014

Green Box Subsidies

In WTO terminology, subsidies in general are identified by “boxes” which are given the colors of traffic lights: green (permitted), amber (slow down — i.e. be reduced), red (forbidden).

December 21, 2014

Contract Farming

Contract Farming may be defined as an agreement between processing and / or marketing firms for production support at production support at predetermined prices. This stipulates that Farmer is