433.32 LMT of Wheat has been procured in the current marketing season RMS 2021-22, which is an all-time high.
11.82 % more wheat was procured in comparison to last year
Last year the corresponding purchase was 387.50 LMT
About 49.16 lakh farmers have been benefited from the ongoing wheat procurement.
865.22 LMTs of paddy was procured on MSP for ongoing KMS 2020-21 & RMS benefitting 127.67 lakh farmers
In addition, Government agencies has procured 9,84,202.49 MT of Pulses & Oilseeds on MSP
5089 MT of copra has been procured which benefitted 3961 farmers in Karnataka & Tamil Nadu during the crops season 2020-21