NeML partners with ICAR-NAARM to mentor Agri-startups

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To encourage innovation and entrepreneurship in the Food & Agribusiness sector, the Govt. of India, collaborating with a-IDEA – the Technology Business Incubator (TBI) of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)’s National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (NAARM) – launched AGRI UDAAN 2.0 – an accelerator program yesterday (4th August) at the NASC Complex in New Delhi. Continue reading “NeML partners with ICAR-NAARM to mentor Agri-startups”

After Maize and Mangoes, Odisha’s farmers to now sell Sweet Potatoes online!

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Until 2 years back, the Maize growers of Odisha’s Nabarangpur district had little option but to sell their produce in local markets during glut season due to a lack of access to distant markets. This changed in Dec 2015 when the Odisha State Agricultural Marketing Board (OSAMB) launched a Market Access Project in Nabarangpur and roped in NeML to provide an e-trading platform to improve market access and facilitate direct sale. Continue reading “After Maize and Mangoes, Odisha’s farmers to now sell Sweet Potatoes online!”