The problem of water shortage, pest and diseases, low yield due to the inability to access high yielding seeds and several other factors halt the improvement of small holding farmers. The lack of awareness is yet another factor that results in several governmental schemes not finding a way to the remote villages. To bridge the gap and to develop the livelihood of the marginal farmers ASA has collaborated with the Axis Bank Foundation based to improve livelihood of 50000 small and marginal farmers through farm based interventions intervention, specifically:

  • Building minor irrigation and land development activities
  • Promoting Good Agricultural Practices including the Organic farming
  • Promotion of livestock development initiatives.
  • Promotion of vegetable cultivation to ensure food security
  • Establish Farmer Producer Organization to connect with the market; and convergence with the government schemes for optimum benefits to the farmers.