Organic products Current Affairs, GK & News
According to commerce secretary, Anup Wadhawan, exports of India’s organic farm products has increased to 51 percent in 2020-21 challenging the hiccups in supply chain amid covid-19. Highlights Outbound shipments of organic products have hit 1,040 million dollars in last fiscal as compared to 689 million dollars in 2020. Farm exports have increased over 17 ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2021
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs
Ministry of Food Processing and Ministry of Women and Child Development jointly inaugurated the National Organic Food Festival in New Delhi. The festival aimed at strengthening organic food produce in the country. It also aimed at encouraging women entrepreneurs in manufacturing organic produce. Highlights More than 180 women entrepreneurs and self-help groups exhibited their organic ..
Category: Important Days & Events Current Affairs
The Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Narendra Singh Tomar in a written reply to Lok Sabha on Tuesday, 3rd December 2019 informed that India has exported organic products worth Rs 5150.99 crore in 2018-19. The organic products are produced under 2 certification system in India- Participatory Guarantee System (PGS) India and the National ..
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
Topics: jaivikkheti.in • Lok Sabha • Maharashtra • Minister of agriculture and Farmers welfare • Narendra Singh Tomar • National programme of organic production • Organic Farming • Organic products • Participatory Gaurantee System
The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has come out with draft regulations for organic food products to ensure the authenticity of organic foods. FSSAI’s guidelines have been prepared in view of rising demand for organic food products. Organic foods will have to comply with the government’s provisions under the National Programme for Organic Production ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2017