What is APMC exam?

What is APMC exam?

Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC) is a system operating under the State Government since agricultural marketing is a State subject that has Yards/Mandis in the market area that regulates the notified agricultural produce and livestock.

How can I get my APMC license in Karnataka?


  1. Trader’s willing to trade agricultural commodities in any APMC of Karnataka can obtain license from the concerned district Additional/Deputy Director of Agriculture Marketing.
  2. Application for license has to be applied for a minimum period of 1 year and a maximum period of 10 years.

What is agricultural marketing Upsc?

Agricultural marketing is a process that involves the assembling, storage, processing, transportation, packaging, grading and distribution of different agricultural commodities across the country.

What is agriculture marketing class 12?

Agricultural marketing means all those activities which includes-gathering the produce after harvesting, processing the produce, grading the produce according to its quality, packaging the produce according to preferences of buyers, storing the produce for future sale and selling the produce when price is lucrative.

How many APMC market are there in Karnataka?

8.5 KARNATAKA MODEL In Karnataka, 51 of the 155 main market yards and 354 sub-yards have been integrated into a single licensing system.

How do you become a member of APMC?

For Traders

  1. User will have to Register by Clicking icon on
  2. Select “Registration Type” as “Trader” and select the suitable “APMC” or State Level.
  3. Provide your passport size photograph & correct Email ID to receive Login ID and Password in same.

How do I become an APMC trader?

How can I get agriculture license in Karnataka?

Applicant should pay license fee through Khajane-II challan only. Select generate Khajane 2challan option, and pay the fee through online or Pay at any nationalized banks. After payment upload scanned copy of paid K2 challan and submit. This is the last step should be follow.

What is organic farming 12th class?

Organic farming may be defined as the production of unpolluted plants products by the use of manures, biofertilizers, biopesticides with healthy cropping system, like crop rotation, mixed cropping, intercropping, etc. and without the use of chemicals, like fertilizers, herbicides, pesticides, etc.

What is agriculture marketing PDF?

Agricultural marketing is a process which starts with a decision to produce a saleable farm commodity; involves all aspects of market structure of system, both functional and institutional, based on technical and economic considerations and includes pre and post- harvest operations viz.

What are the types of agriculture marketing?

Agricultural Marketing – Top 7 Types: Primary Market, Secondary Market, Terminal Market, Fairs, Regulated Markets, Co-Operative Markets and State Trading.

Which is the biggest APMC in Karnataka?

Dasappa is among the thousands of farmers from across the state who make their way to the Yeshwanthpur APMC yard. This is the state’s largest market, and among the biggest in South India for onions.

Do farmers need PAN card?

Reply: Any trader with a PAN card can buy the farmers’ produce in trade area. The trader includes processor, exporter, wholesaler, miller and retailer. FPOs and Agriculture Cooperative Societies can also buy in Trade area without PAN card.

How many APMC are there in Bangalore?

Overseeing the trade facilitation by commission agents is the APMC, an elected body that comprises representatives of farmers and traders. Bengaluru’s APMC has 15 members, of whom one is voted by the nearly 2,000 agents/traders in the region.

What is Agriculture quota in KCET?

A total number of 1,230 seats in Agriculture universities across the state are reserved for students whose family is involved in farming. However, candidates claiming seats under Agriculture Quota will have to appear for the Practical Test that is conducted for 200 marks.

How do I become a fertilizer dealer?

How to Start a Fertilizer Business in India.

  1. Permission from municipality offices.
  2. Permission from State Government.
  3. Getting a fertilizer shop license.
  4. Obtaining a commercial applicator license.
  5. Certifications for fertilizer sales.
  6. The EPA and fertilizer.

What is organic farming Upsc?

According to FSSAI, ‘organic farming’ is a system of farm design and management to create an ecosystem of agriculture production without the use of synthetic external inputs such as chemical fertilisers, pesticides and synthetic hormones or genetically modified organisms.