Sep 8, 2018
Jharkhand government will give a maximum 50 per cent subsidy to investors in the food processing. The state government is inviting investors from the country and abroad for the Global Agriculture Food Summit which will be organised at Khelgaon in Ranchi on November 29 and 30 this year.
Jharkhand has possibilities in the food processing sector and increase in food processing units would increase income of farmers, adding the government is making efforts with commitment to double the income of the farmers.
About 10,000 farmers and other related people will take part in the summit with more than 5000 from Jharkhand. Pavilions will be made by all the 24 districts based on their respective special produce or food. From farmers to investors will share the stage.
Of course special focus will be on technical transfer, equipment related to agriculture, organic agriculture, horticulture, and start up, dairy, poultry, feed and fodder. Also a road show relating to food processing will be organised in all the districts from the last week of October.