Impose Agriculture Emergency
Launch PTI’s agriculture policy to increase farmer profitability; reduce taxes on diesel; introduce regenerative agriculture and weed management; encourage a change in crop-mix; and optimise subsidy programmes along with other initiatives.
Improve Access to Finance for Farmers
Collaborate with financial institutions and mobile money operators to develop innovative, easy to access and subsidised lending products for farmers such as warehouse receipt financing.
Transform Agriculture Produce Markets
Initiate a markets and storage expansion drive to ensure competitive prices, including legislation to permit private sector participation. Develop incentive plan to encourage SME level food processing with focus on export.
Revamp The Livestock Sector
Launch plan to become self-sufficient in milk and milk-based products, and introduce a programme to massively expand meat production, in order to bring prosperity to millions of small livestock farmers.