Honey FPO Program

Agriculture ministry has unveiled a honey FPO program for 5 states – West Bengal, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. The program is to be implemented by NAFED. It will help set up FPOs (Farmer Producer Organisations) of beekeepers in these states. It will function as an intermediary and fill the gap between supply chain elements and will also ensure price remuneration.