MAHA-FPC Maha Farmers Producer Company Limited

PSS/PSF Procurement

Price Support Scheme (PSS) and Price Stabilization Fund (PSF) are key schemes launched by Government of India to procure pulses and onions directly from the farmers for the purpose of protecting the farmers from distress selling as well as stabilizing the prices in metro cities. MAHA FPC acts as support agency on behalf of SFAC to implement procurement operations at the field level. FPC’s run and operate procurement center of Pulses and Onions wherein farmers can directly sell their commodity at MSP/ Market Rate. This Business activity gives practical exposure to supply chain and procurement operations of the commodity. Also FPC’s get service charge based on valuation of procurement of commodity as revenue to operate procurement centers.

Consultancy

Consultancy division deals with providing various professional services to the FPCs starting from their registration process, preparation of business Plans/ Detailed project reports for various government schemes and subsidies. Consultancy division has empanelled a team of Company Secretory to facilitate ROC filings and audit services for the FPCs. This division has started an ambitious program for the Bank Linkages of FPC’s.

Seed Production

Seed production is key business activity for the FPCs to give better returns to their members by sowing the seeds for seed production purpose instead of food grain purpose. FPCs working in the area of cereals and pulses has already set up mini seed plants and constructed small size (80-100 MT storage capacity) warehouses. MAHAFPC assist individual FPC’s to provide breeder and foundation seed for seed production purpose from ICAR, State Agriculture Universities, Krishi Vidyan Kendras etc. MAHA-FPC facilitates the registration process of seed certification, registration of seed plants with agriculture department and help in marketing of the seed under common brand.

Market Linkages

Market Linkages are crucial for FPCs to emerge as successful enterprise. This division provides backward and forward linkages to member FPC’s. And connect them to the individual/ institutional domestic/international buyers. MAHA FPC has developed a dedicated Sheti-Bazar.com portal for this purpose. . Click here to add your own text and edit me. It’s easy. Just click “Edit Text” or double click me and you can start adding your own content and make changes to the font. I’m a great place for you to tell a story and let your users know a little more about you.