This Section of the Portal covers the crops mainly under Fruits, Nuts, Spices, Vegetables,
Pulses, Cereals and Oil seeds.
- It provides information on life cycle of the crops which includes information
on Package of Practices, Varieties, Harvesting windows, Production and marketing
Centers, Plant Protection Chemicals, Quality Standards, Crop Specific Tools and
Machinery, Micro irrigation and Do's and Don'ts.
- We have used experts in the relevant subjects in compilation of the
information and eventual reviewing the information by another expert and will be
on the constant endeavor in updating the information as and when needed.
- eFresh Objective - Adoption of best practices
by using the relevant information in the portal will enhance and ensures sustainability,
commercial viability of agriculture and making availability of quality and safe
food to the consumers.
CRITERIA FOR SELECTION OF CROPS
The crops selection for the portal based on their position in terms of
- Economic importance
- Returns to the farmer
- Value addition
- Availability of the commodity
- Export potential
- India's trade advantage
- Status in world production
- Institutionalized support mechanisms