Agro-based industries are those that
use agricultural products as raw materials
Agro-based industries are those that use agricultural products as raw materials.
Famine Enquiry Commission (India), 1994 defined an agro-based industry as the industries that are involved in supplying the farm with agricultural inputs besides handling the product of the farm, maybe termed as agro-based industries. Agro-based industries comprises of processing, preservation, and preparation of agricultural produce for the intermediate and final consumption. The government has undertaken the implementation of various schemes and policies to promote the Agro-based industries across the country to help the farmers in raising their income.
Benefits of Agro-based Industries