Livelihood Enhancement of the Small Farmers in SAARC Region through Small Scale Agro-business Focusing on Value Chain Development
This project aims to increase the participation of smallholder women and men at the higher stage of the supply chain, promote rural entrepreneurship, create job opportunities, and agribusiness development by building the capacity and skills of small farmers on Moringa, Coconut, and Garcinia value chains in both Tamil Nadu and Kerala. Additional details are available at
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.