CHAIRMAN

Dr. Ashok Dalwai

Dr. Ashok Dalwai

PM’s Task Force on Doubling Farmers Income

CO-CHAIRMAN

Dr. MJ Khan

Dr. Pravin Srivastava

(IAS 1980 Batch, Retd.)

Director General, ICFA

CONVENER

Mr. Ankur Malhotra

Mr. Ankur Malhotra

Vice President, ICFA

India Agri Growth Summit

Role of States in Transformation of Agriculture Sector

Agriculture is the mainstay of the Indian economy. While rapid agriculture growth made India a food secure nation, the food availability and accessibility, and the recent agrarian agony is not hidden from anyone. The PM’s vision of doubling farmers’ incomes by 2022 is undoubtedly praiseworthy and provides an opportunity to take the performance of Indian agriculture to a new level.

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Objectives

Sharing global scenario, emerging trends, developments, challenges and opportunities and their implications for the States

Discuss the global and national policy, technology and business environment for agriculture, food trade and agribusinesses

Supporting the States with digital technologies, agri services, support ecosystem, investments and partnerships to accelerate growth

Sharing success stories by farmers, agri entrepreneurs and by the Government department and districts to be replicated

Providing platform to the states to ideate, showcase innovation and best practices, and discuss their applications to other states

Leveraging states leadership and their economic strength, to connect the global investors

Recognize the District administrations and individuals for their success stories and outstanding roles at the district level

ICFA Members

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5

Sessions

50+

Government Officals

100+

Experts & Industry Leaders

200+

Delegates

National Awards Jury Members

Dr. Panjab Singh

Dr. Panjab Singh

President

National Academy of Agriculture Sciences

Dr. Purvi Mehta

Dr. Purvi Mehta

Head of Asia for Agriculture

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, India

Mr. Alok Ranjan

Mr. Alok Ranjan

Former Chief Secretary

Uttar Pradesh

Dr. RB Singh

Dr. RB Singh

Former Chancellor

Central Agriculture University

Mr. MM Upadhyay

Mr. MM Upadhyay

Former APC

Government of Madhya Pradesh

Mr. BK Sinha

Mr. BK Sinha

Former Secretary

Rural Development, Government of India

Mr. Ashish Bahuguna

Mr. Ashish Bahuguna

Former Chairperson

Food Safety and Standards Authority of India

Dr. BS Bisht

Dr. BS Bisht

Director, Birla Institute of Applied Sciences

Former Vice-Chancellor, GBPUA&T, Pantnagar

Mr. JP Meena, IAS

Mr. JP Meena, IAS

Former Secretary

Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Govt. of India

Dr. Omveer Singh

Dr. Omveer Singh

Managing Director

NDDB Dairy Services Limited

Mr. Ram Kaundinya

Mr. Ram Kaundinya

Director General

Federation of Seed Industry of India

Mr. MH Khan

Mr. MH Khan

Former Secretary

Ministry of Finance, Government of India

Mr. Satish Chander

Mr. Satish Chander

Director General

The Fertiliser Association of India

Mr. TR Kesavan

Mr. TR Kesavan

President

Tractor and Mechanization Association

Dr. KML Pathak

Dr. KML Pathak

Former Vice Chancellor

DUVASU, Mathura

Mr. M.J. Saxena

Mr. M.J. Saxena

Managing Director

Ayurvet Limited

Mr. PL Thanga

Mr. PL Thanga

Former Secretary

North Eastern Council

Ms. Vasudha Mishra

Ms. Vasudha Mishra

Additional Secretary

Agriculture, Government of India

State Policy Awards and District Excellence Awards

Agriculture sector employs more than 50% of Indian population. It continues to be vital for economic growth and social transformation. India has emerged as a major player in global agriculture market. The policies such as globalization and liberalization have also opened avenues for agriculture modernization which has led to market diversification, triggering technological innovations.

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Policy Leadership Awards 2020

  • Best Agriculture State
  • Best Horticulture State
  • Best Animal Husbandry State
  • Best Fisheries State
  • Best State in Innovative Programs
  • Best State in Agro Infrastructure
  • Best State in Agro Marketing

District Excellence Awards 2020

  • Best District in Horticulture
  • Best District in Fisheries
  • Best District in Poultry
  • Best District in Dairy
  • Best District in Productivity
  • Best District in Agribusiness
  • Best District in Precision Farming
  • Best District in Water Management
  • Best District in Watershed Management
  • Best District in New Initiatives
  • Best District in Innovative Programs
  • Best District in Organic Farming
  • Best District in FPO formation
  • Best District in Cooperatives
  • Best District in Rural Livelihood Programs
01 Apr, 2020
Call for Entries
15 Apr, 2020
The Last Date for Receiving Entries
25 Apr, 2020
Finalisation of Names
26 Apr, 2020
Announcement of Names
01 May, 2020
Presentation of Awards

Tentative Session Schedule

S. No. Program Time
01 Inaugural Function 09:00am - 10:00am
02 Tea Break 10:00am – 10:30am
03 Session 1: Unlocking the potential of States in making India $5 Trillion economy through doubling farmer incomes 10:30am - 11:45am
04 Session 2: Agro Processing: Role of States in transforming farmers into Farm Entrepreneurs and connecting to export market 11:45am - 01:00pm
05 Lunch 01:00pm - 01:45pm
06 Session 3: Farm Credit and Insurance: Strengthening states-industry-institutional partnerships for inclusive development 01:45pm - 30:00pm
07 Session 4: Agriculture 4.0: A shift towards an innovation-and-knowledge based precision agriculture production system 03:00pm - 04:15pm
08 Tea 04:15pm - 04:45pm
09 Session 5: Role of the Districts: Sharing of the innovations and success stories in agriculture and agribusinesses at district levels 04:45pm – 06:00pm
10 Concluding Session: Way Forward to $ 1 Trillion India Ag Economy 06:00pm - 07:00pm
11 Presentation of State Policy and District Excellence Awards 2020 07:00pm - 08:00pm
12 Dinner 08:00pm onwards