Did you know ?
-In a country where Agriculture contributes to 17% of the GDP
-Provides employment to 50% of the population,
-Ranks 2nd in the world in farm output
230 million people still go to bed on an empty stomach, every day because farmers are paid less than the market rates.
Farmers have been traditionally selling their produce through the middlemen & traders. This has lead to low pricing sale of agricultural products to the middle man who intern make most of the profit.
ACRE is looking at creating an sustainable avenue for the the Farmer’s wherein they can sell their produce directly to the consumer hence ensuring them a fair share of income.