E-Farmkart: A Traditional Agricultural Marketing without Broker Intervention
Sharada.K.S,  Aravind Adargunchi,  Rajaram Karad,  Revansidda Gouranna,  Vijay Patil
Agricultural development and agricultural productivity has been increased with the changes in traditional agricultural practices. But for the Indian farmers it has become a tragedy over the market to get good price for their produce due to the lack of information and the involvement of broker in the Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC). So the proposed paper intends to develop a website which will be a portal for farmers to sell and buy the agricultural produce without any broker’s intervention. And the website also provides the information about current market prices (message alerts containing buyer information), seeds and fertilizers along with APMC rates (commodity wise) of previous day.
The paper explains about three different portals namely Buyer Portal, Supplier Portal and Information Portal(Daily alerts).This paper gives the information so as to make the farmers to get good price for their crops by means of message alerts to the registered farmers(commodity wise) . It is helpful to avoid the brokers in the market (APMC). This paper gives an E-Marketing facility. It will boost the economic status of farmers.
Keywords- Farmers, agents, commission
Unique Identification Number - IJEDR1602289Page Number(s) - 1613-1617Pubished in - Volume 4 | Issue 2 | June 2016DOI (Digital Object Identifier) -    Publisher - IJEDR (ISSN - 2321-9939)
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Sharada.K.S,  Aravind Adargunchi,  Rajaram Karad,  Revansidda Gouranna,  Vijay Patil,   "E-Farmkart: A Traditional Agricultural Marketing without Broker Intervention"
, International Journal of Engineering Development and Research (IJEDR), ISSN:2321-9939, Volume.4, Issue 2, pp.1613-1617, June 2016, Available at :http://www.ijedr.org/papers/IJEDR1602289.pdf