- Dairy & Produce
- Gramin Kalyan Kendra
Fresh produce & Dairy
Grameen Kalyan Kendra (Village Development Center);
It is a subsistence market platform designed
to serve as rural hubs of commerce and facilitate new business opportunities for
individual farmers at a village cluster level,
It will offer farmers ample covered space;
- to perform value-added services such as cleaning, grading & sorting of crops, fresh
produce and dairy, and
- package their harvest and produce for traders/ wholesalers in mandis, thereby ensuring
seamless and profitable sale transactions.
enable local artisans and craftsman such
as carpenters, metal-workers, potters and sculpture specialists to showcase and
sell their crafts through local vendors.
Grameen Kalyan Kendra (Village Development Center) will;
be equipped with solar-powered lighting,
overhead water tanks, wash bins, electronic weighing machines and dedicated loading
bays for small trucks,
have small office, proper drainage, overhead
street lights and paved roads, and
house a laptop with wireless enabled internet
connection to help farmers with timely and accurate information about rainfall and
drought conditions; the potential impact of these conditions on their crops and
what they can do about it.
These Kendras may serve the;
ancillary needs of the village and local
administration as venue for social events like marriages, medical check-up and vaccination
camps, as well as relief distribution centers during natural disasters.
At SIGO, we recognize the untapped potential for commerce in rural India and appreciate
the urgent need for Grameen Kalyan Kendra at a village cluster level.