The State government would procure 1,000 tonnes of milling copra at the regulated market in Vadipatti at ₹99.60 a kg, said Madurai Market Committee secretary V. Mercy Jeyarani.
She said that a notification was received on Thursday regarding the procurement of copra from farmers under the Price Support Scheme. The regulated market committee, in coordination with the Agricultural Marketing department, would procure the copra from farmers on behalf of the National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India.
The procurement price announced by the government for this year was ₹ 99.60 a kg for milling copra and ₹103 for ...
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