National study on Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana
MSC conducted a national-level study on the PM Kisan program, India’s flagship cash assistance initiative for landholding farmers. The study intended to assess the cash transfer system’s efficacy and efficiency and capture the experience of the beneficiaries in how they received and used the benefit. We covered more than 13,000 beneficiaries across 20 states.
Potential impact of PM Kisan on the agricultural outcomes
MSC conducted a national-level study on PM Kisan, an income support program for landholding farmers of the country. The study covered more than 13,000 beneficiaries across 20 states and union territories.
MSC conducted a national-level study on the PM Kisan program, which provides income support of 75 USD annually in three equal installments to landholding farmers in India. PM Kisan is among the Indian government’s many initiatives to reduce the farmers’ financial burden and resolve their distress.
GreyMatter: Delivering impact to farmers at the last mile
This blog highlights the journey of the agri-FinTech startup GreyMatter, which works on a buy-now-pay-later (BNPL) community commerce model. The company works to build a one-stop platform to provide quality agricultural inputs to smallholder farmers, agri-advisory services to improve yield, and post-harvest support like improving soil health and creating market linkages for better prices on the harvest. The company’s efforts have led to a positive impact on its early users. Read its story here.