The Farmers (Empowerment And Protection) Agreement On Price Assurance And Farm Service Bill 2020

Bihar, Kerala, Manipur and some EU authorities.1,11] The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, 2020, establishes a national framework for contract farming through an agreement between a farmer and a buyer prior to the production or breeding of agricultural products. [1] [2] At the time of acceptance of agricultural products, it is the responsibility of the farmer to control the same products as after, he does not have the right to withdraw from the acceptance of these products. The Act provided for a three-stage dispute settlement mechanism by the Conciliation Body, the Sub-Division Judge and the Appellate Authority. The agreement was to provide for a conciliation body and a conciliation procedure for the settlement of disputes. [8] The law has been the subject of much criticism from peasants across the country, especially Punjab and Haryana.