Ministry Of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare (MoA&FW) is the apex body of the Government of India responsible for formulating and administering policies and programmes for the development of agriculture and allied sectors.

Ministry Of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

MoA&FW has a wide range of functions, including:

  • Promoting agricultural production and productivity
  • Ensuring food security for the country
  • Providing price support to farmers
  • Promoting agricultural exports
  • Improving the rural infrastructure
  • Providing financial assistance to farmers
  • Promoting agricultural research and education
  • Providing extension services to farmers

The MoA&FW has a number of departments

  • Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries
  • Agricultural Research and Education
  • Department of Cooperation
  • Department of Farmers Welfare

The MoA&FW also has a number of schemes

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