Sheikhpura District have one market over AGMARKNET portal by name Sheikhpura. This online market price recrod system launched in March 2000 to provide electronic connectivity to the wholesale markets of the country. The objective is to collect, analyse and disseminate market information to the farmers, traders, Policy makers and other stakeholders. More than 3200 markets are covered under the scheme and more than 2700 markets are reporting data at Agmarknet portal. More than 350 commodities and 2000 varieties are covered under the scheme.
To know more please visit portal: http://agmarknet.gov.in
The scheme is being implemented by the Directorate of Marketing & Inspection with technical assistance from the National Informatics Centre (NIC) and in association with the State Agricultural Marketing Boards/Directorates and APMCs.
Market Information about the price and arrival etc. for the agricultural produce is very vital to the farmers taking proper production and marketing decisions. The existence and dissemination of complete and accurate market information is key to achieve both operational and pricing efficiency in the marketing system.
Objective of the Scheme:
The AGMARKNET portal is also serves as a single window for assessing websites of various organisation concerned with Agricultural Marketing. It also provides weekly price trend report for important markets in respect of major agricultural commodities. It is linked with the Online Exchange Portals for providing spot and future prices for important commodities. International price trends of various agricultural commodities are also accessible through this portal.
District Level Agriculture Officers
District Agriculture Office, New JNV School,
VIP Road, Sheikhpura -811105
Location : District Agriculture Office, New JNV School, VIP Road, Sheikhpura | City : Sheikhpura | PIN Code : 811105
Phone : 06341223304 | Mobile : 9431818750 | Email : dao-she-bih[at]nic[dot]in