AP Agricultural Marketing Department

About AP Agricultural Marketing Department

The AP Agricultural Marketing Department has existed on 01st Feb of 1962 in AP State. It is one of the AP State Government Departments. In order to enforce the Agricultural Produce Markets Act provisions the AP Agriculture has established. The AP (Agricultural Produce and Livestock) Markets Act has come into existence from the year 18th Nov of 1966. It markets the Mana Rythu Bazar of AP Agricultural Department (Agrisnet AP) Products to the consumers with the help of distributors.

Agrisnet AP
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AP Agriculture Functions

The following are the functions of AP Agriculture:

  • Firstly, Market Regulation
  • Secondly, Market Facilitation
  • Thirdly, The Market Promotion
  • Market Information
  • Lastly, Farmers Welfare
Agriculture Market Yard in Andhra Pradesh
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The above functions of AP Agricultural Marketing Department can explain briefly in the following:

Market Regulation

The following Licensing, fee collection of market, declaration of the notified area, Markets Act provisions enforcement and many more have come under the regulation of the market

Market Facilitation

The following equipment, infrastructure, and materials have come under the facilitation of market. The AP Horticulture Department will use these facilities in order to cultivate the crops

Department of Horticulture Andhra Pradesh
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The Market Promotion

The following grading and storage have come under the promotion of market

Market Information

The following market intelligence and price dissemination have come under information of market

Farmers Welfare

Lastly, the pledge finance comes under the welfare of farmers

About Mana Rythu Bazar

Mana Rythu Bazar is the Agriculture Market Yard in Andhra Pradesh. It is the concept of developing direct marketing b/w farmers and also consumers. In the year 1999, the Rythu Bazars has established. The AP State Government providing the facilities for placing the market prices online. So that the AP State peoples can aware of the Mana Rythu Bazar Prices, know Mana Rythu Bazar Prices here:

Mana Rythu Bazar Prices
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About E-NAM

E-NAM stands for “E-National Agricultural Market” is the e-Trading system introduced in the year 13th Oct of 2015 in 12 markets under this E-NAM with AITF (Agri Tech Infrastructure Fund) Scheme. The Government of India has sanctioned Rs 3.60 crores for the e-Trading. Also, know the list of E-NAM Agriculture Market Yard in Andhra Pradesh here: http://market.ap.nic.in/emarketing.html

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AMC Prices

AMC Prices have come under AgMarknet which connects the farmers to the market. AgMarknet is the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare. Know the AP Agriculture market rates daily report here: http://market.ap.nic.in/repcom.jsp. For AP Agriculture market rates contact to 0863-2233640 and 0863-2233651

AP Agricultural Marketing Department Organization Chart

AP Agricultural Marketing Department
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Important Details of Agricultural Marketing Department of AP

  • Firstly, AP Agricultural Marketing Department Website: http://market.ap.nic.in
  • Secondly, AP Agriculture Support Mail: comm_mktg@yahoo.com
  • The Commissioner and Director of Agricultural Marketing Officer: Sri I. Samuel Anand Kumar (IAS)
  • Agrisnet AP Website: http://www.apagrisnet.gov.in
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