Council on Agriculture & Food Processing

About the Council

The Council focuses on the different issues related to farming & horticulture sector and their challenges.

The Council in recent times has highlighted several infrastructural challenges that the members have faced in recent times. Issues of unavailability of labour, challenges of proper remuneration for products, marketing and logistics bottlenecks are some of the key issues addressed by the Council.

In recent past, the Council organised Sessions / Webinars on development & impact of technology in agriculture, issues related to interstate Agri Marketing strategy, organic farming etc. In 2021, the Council successfully organised an Event with Dr. Subrata Gupta, IAS, ACS, Department of Food Processing Industry & Govt. of WB.


Chairman :

Shri Suresh Agarwal

Co Chairman :

Shri Sanjeev Baid

Point of Contact :

Arijit Dey

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