The Directorate of Extension Education, Central Agricultural University (CAU) Imphal is inviting cluster-based business organisations (CBBOs) to provide technical and handholding services for formation and promotion of Farmers Production Organisations (FPOs).
CAU said in a release that the Department of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Union Agriculture Ministry, has appointed the CAU Imphal as the implementing Agency (IA) for formation and promotion of fresh 100 FPOs in NER, except Assam.
The step was taken up under Central Sector Scheme for formation & promotion of 1000 FPOs in the country, for which the competent Cluster Based Business Organisations (CBBOs) will be hired for providing technical and handholding services for formation and promotion of self-sustained FPOs.
In this regard, Expression of Interests are invited in the prescribed format from qualified Public, registered, Private Institutions, NGOs, Trust, Companies for empanelment as CBBOs.
Detailed information can be downloaded from the Web Portal of CAU Imphal, https:// cau.ac.in/downloads-cau-imphal/